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WDW Marathon Weekend: Setting Aspirational Goals with Cigna

  Cigna once again returned as the proud sponsor of the 2020 Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend. This, the “premier” runDisney event of the year, is one of the largest marathon race weekends in America. Over 60,000 attendees participated in the 5K, 10K, half marathon, and marathon distances. During this four-day event, dreams were set, health …

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Heading to WDW? Don’t Forget Your Inner Child!

A while back I read a post on Disney Dining entitled “Top 10 Ideas for an Adults Only Disney Trip” by a blogger I know, Krista Joy. Most sites that offer advice for adults visiting Walt Disney World offer the same information: spas, dining, golf, cocktails, etc., but Krista added a great one: Don’t forget …

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America’s Most Amazing Theme Parks: No. 1 Walt Disney World

We all knew I would start off the series on America’s most amazing theme parks by talking about Walt Disney World in Florida didn’t we?! Well, it does take the number one spot for America’s Most Amazing Theme Parks. Amazing Parks WDW Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom opened in October, 1971 and today receives 20.5 …

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5 Reasons to Take a Girl’s Getaway Weekend at Walt Disney World

Well, to be honest – a little longer than a weekend. Five nights, six days to be exact. My good friend and I needed a little time away. We both had super busy and hectic times over the last six months. We needed some “me” time.  I definitely needed a non-work trip. One where I …

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Grammy’s Guide – One Day at WDW with a Two Year Old

When a Disney Parks media invite comes through, I usually venture from South Carolina to Orlando alone for a day or two. My last invitation was for the new Lightning McQueen’s Racing Academy. My two year old grandson loves CARS. There was no hesitation in my planning. Since Disney was allowing me to bring family …

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The New Lightning McQueen’s Racing Academy at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

KA-CHOW! Lightning McQueen’s Racing Academy made it’s debut on Sunday, March 31, at Disney’s Hollywood Studios at Walt Disney World Resort. This new addition to Disney’s Hollywood Studios is definitely a great attraction for kids of all ages. Hollywood Studios has surely hopped up another rung in the game of attracting visitors. I was thrilled …

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Walt Disney World with Large Families

Walt Disney World in Orlando is one of the most popular family vacation destinations on earth. With so many magical things to see and do, it’s the kind of trip that truly requires detailed planning in order to be a successful visit. If you’re taking a vacation with a large family or group, you’ll want …

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Fun Facts About Disney’s Haunted Mansion

The first Haunted Mansion attraction opened at Disneyland in 1969. Today, Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom, Tokyo Disney, Disneyland Paris and Hong Kong Disneyland feature variations of the ride as well. The original façade was inspired by Baltimore’s Shipley-Lydecker House. Not a house in New Orleans, as many people automatically assume. Keep reading, to learn …

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The Magic is Missing at the Most Magical Place on Earth

Why is the Magic Missing at Walt Disney World? I think that no matter how hard the good folks behind the magic work, it will never be enough for some. The magic is sometimes missing from Walt Disney World, not because of Disney but because of those that visit the most magical place on earth. …

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