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Have a great time. Spouse waiter and I did this back in December for a day. Yes, we missed the kids but it was so great with just the two of us. Enjoy your time together. - dsnylvr1975 744.1 #304 3-3-16 5:34PMLikeReply
So excited...my hubby and I will be at DLR 2/6-13 for our anniversary. Our first trip without kiddos!! Haven't been since December. Counting the days! Will miss the train for sure but we will have a blast!
Hello! I been home nursing a migraine since yesterday. But feeling much better today. My sweet tooth is craving some macaroons! Or funnel cake - anaggarciam 854.1 #245 1-21-16 10:12PMLike(2)Reply
I ate out 3 meals today...oh my! Unfortunately, it was not for good reasons:( Got to my school at 7 all ready to teach...our school experienced catastrophic flooding:( Feeling very overwhelmed, sad, mad etc. As teachers, we bonded and are coming up with a plan. Our community it helping us too. We are a small, private school with a passion for our kids and their education. So overwhelmed right now. - dianeburns1998 113.3 #3508 1-21-16 10:58PMLike(1)Reply
Oh my food!!!! Tonight was an engagement party for my grandson and his princess. They got engaged earlier this month infront of dl castle. There was so much yummy food. Pizza, wings, subs and a double layer chocolate chip cookie cake with awesome frosting. I'm stuffed!!!! June of 2017 is the expected date✨. Have a great night! - mmddgp 1572.2 #2 1-22-16 8:30PMLikeReply
Dear Lord, I ask for your loving arms to hold, care, and guide my MW Family through the paths you have chosen for us with extra support and strength to @@@@pikarich and family @@Mandas1989 and @@ythdudette Amen - Quiweez 1016.8 #212 1-21-16 7:40PMLike(4)Reply
Please add me and Thank you! My must haves are AP, cell phone, cash, quarters and pennies sunscreen and lip balm!
What a great RAK! I love it! My essentials are to always pack my patience & thankfulness. I turn my heart & mind's 'memory catcher' setting to 'high.' It is essential to soak up every sight, sound, smell & taste. I always am sure to bring my Joy catcher because it is around every corner!!!! Please add me for this wonderful RAK. And thank you. 😘 - valj84DisneyDeppAddict 316.8 #902 1-19-16 10:12PMLike(3)Reply
Please add me. This bag is just darling! I must bring AP, ID, credit card, phone chapstick, Hand sanitizer and thankfulness for all CM's!! - YoPirate 2650.4 #63 1-20-16 7:17AMLike(3)Reply
Funny story...I have this song set as my sons ringtone on my phone. He calls every day on his way home from work, and my dogs now know that as soon as they hear this song they are getting a treat. I've never seen "Ole, ole" make two dogs happier. - DarthTinkerbell 1383.2 #144 1-14-16 6:10PMLike(1)Reply
My hubby and I just booked our anniversary trip alone for the week of Feb 6-13, 2016!! We've been talking about this for over 17 years. We took my daughter, who was 5 at the time on our Disneyland honeymoon and have taken the More...
I'm having one right now. Take your time, enjoy the sights, use fast passes and single rider lines. - LuvsTigger 1683.7 #117 12-16-15 1:44PMLike(1)Reply
We're planning an adult trip. Just hubby and I. It will be interesting being he doesn't lIke trill rides at all all.. And I do. I enjoy thrill rides with someone I know but not with strangers. So I'm MOre inclined to just not ride those rides. I it will be interesting. Still a slight CHance or adult children may go. - Nikki3Mous3 163.6 #2640 12-16-15 10:05PMLike(1)Reply
My hubby and I just booked our anniversary trip alone for the week of Feb 6-13, 2016!! We've been talking about this for over 17 years. We took my daughter, who was 5 at the time on our Disneyland honeymoon and have taken the kiddos ever since. We were there Dec 3-5 all together and we couldn't help think of all the things we will do in Disneyland by ourselves!! We absolutely can not wait!! - azbellatink 246.3 #1493 12-17-15 12:31AMLikeReply
I'll never forget the day I was called to the Principal's office, I had no idea why. My Dad pulled me out of school and surprised me, taking me to see Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom at The Egyptian Theatre. Coolest day with Dad, ever! These are the little memories that stick with your Kids forever! Good job! - KennyV 1253.8 #157 12-7-15 1:53PMLike(2)Reply
We were in the Launch Bay too when it was evacuated. Now we are on the monorail waiting at downtown Disney station because of a situation in a building we go past we will be holding here. Nothing was said when we got on the monorail i More...
I hope everyone packed their patience. With so many things going on, it truly is best to take the time to be safe. Hopefully, it will be done soon, all will be well, and everyone may continue with their happy day. - teach67 352.2 #735 12-4-15 11:47AMLike(1)Reply
I'm a bit late.I was not on MW all day yesterday and it didn't even feel weird. But here I am, better late than never, to wish you a swell birthday. Since it already passed though, I hope it was grand - phillip...rocks 1571.3 #124 11-27-15 10:31AMLikeReply
What a awesome day you had ! - jmza4 324.9 #31532 11-27-15 10:42AMLikeReply
I've always wondered too! Thanks for sharing every minute of your extra Magical Day! I played the word of the day every day we were there in October and will play it again in a few weeks!! You can't win if you don't play More...
Thank you for sharing this. I read this really slowly and carefully while imagining everything in my head. It sounds like an amazing day. I enjoyed it myself too. Thanks - phillip...rocks 1571.3 #124 11-14-15 11:13AMLike(4)Reply
Looking forward to spending Thanksgiving day with my parents and my sister!! Love this weekend of hanging out and family time. Then we are taking a quick trip to DL 12/3-6! We just got back from 8 days on October 11 but More...
Looking forward to spending time with family I don't get to see to often. Then a couple of days after Thanksgiving leaving down south to DL. Haven't told the kids yet! Can't wait!!! - dsnylvr1975 744.1 #304 11-4-15 10:08PMLikeReply
Hi. I am.looking forward to cooler weather, time with Cassidy, my dad and friends. - LuvsTigger 1683.7 #117 11-4-15 10:09PMLikeReply
As always, I'm late to the party. Just call me the white rabbit. I'm thankful for sleep... when/if I get it as a new parent. Sheesh - Poisen_Ivy 341.7 #767 11-5-15 12:17AMLikeReply
Happy that tomorrow is my last work day of the week! Yey for 3 days off. Two of the will be spent on classes but excited to take my certification with COPIC. So now ill be able to teach coloring techniques with copic markers! And sunday I'll probably hit the parks - anaggarciam 854.1 #245 11-5-15 12:40AMLikeReply
Thank you so much for taking YOUR time to put this together. I know it is not an easy task, but it's wonderful that you do it. And, as you can see by many comments & participants, people really, really do enjoy this and look forward to it. BIG KUDOS to you!!! 👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼 - misschurro 8482.6 #13 11-2-15 8:25AMLike(10)Reply
This is such a fun thing to do each year and @@GoofyMom77 does an awesome service to us all for doing this each year. A couple helps, join in if you haven't before, you won't regret it. It's so fun! Get your present ready as early as you can, I've had two sicky years so I had to learn that. Presents should be there by the day she says, but don't stress if you don't get yours till that date. Some people send real early. Some send on time after they find the right gift. And a few of us wait to post what we received to Christmas or the day after as that's when we open them . Make sure you email @@GoofyMom77 you received it but you can open it Christmas day. And don't worry about what to send, she gives you your victims likes and everyone's' happy with presents! - secretagentangel 9281.6 #11 11-1-15 8:30PMLike(5)Reply
UPDATE (12/15/15): I just sent out the last batch of victims. I'm LOVING the gifts so far!!! I'm still getting daily emails about gifts being sent, too, so it's only gonna get better! The next step? A couple days after Christmas, I stalk everyone who's participated and make sure they've received their gift. If for some reason they don't post, I email/DM to verify. If they don't get one, I start contacting the Santas to find out what happened. Remember I'm only human and make mistakes sometimes, like forgetting to note that a package was coming in late. Usually around the middle of January I start calling on my elves to step in with cases involving theft, lost in mail, and trolls. On average for the last three years, I've only called on two elves. - GoofyMom77 1042.3 #205 12-15-15 12:47PMLikeReply
We were planning a quick visit that weekend too...will it be extra crowded or just crowded on mainstreet. What should I do? We could come the weekend before just as easy. We've been home just a week from our 8 day visit! It's been More...
Please and thank you...add me. This will be perfect next to my Tinkerbell decal! Awesome RAK!
If we may add for others... May I please add for @@Duchess_SMK? She adds so much QC to this Lounge. I was very surprised that she does not have one already. Thank you! - misschurro 8482.6 #13 6-12-13 11:52AMLike(2)Reply
Add me for missariel33 please I know she was excited about you RAK-ing it here - starwarsmamma 561.4 #407 6-9-13 8:58PMLikeReply
I agree with everything you said. It seems like the crowds over there don't know how special this parade is. - BaseballMickey 8418.1 #14 4-20-13 11:23PMLikeReply
Unless they talk to me before hand then they have no clue. But I have seen others get into it. I work there right on th parade route and you should see how excited I get for Elliot every night. :) - cooldisgrl_CM 156.8 #2742 4-21-13 6:17AMLikeReply
Awesome RAK! I would love to have the Jungle Cruise! I could see it now all tropical and cool in AZ. And the cruise ends at Trader Sams for tiki drinks. Think about that meet up. Thank you! - AZDisney 610.5 #377 4-17-13 10:09PMLike(1)Reply
I dont think we've ever entered through the left tunnel before. We always go in right and exit the left. Definitely going to do this next time. Thanks! - azbellatink 246.3 #1493 4-11-13 8:22PMLikeReply
It looks/sounds so peaceful in the morning. - Thumper13 541.9 #427 4-11-13 8:25PMLikeReply
This is beyond beautiful!!! Sadly I cannot enter since I don't meet your qualifications but good luck to those who can! That's an amazing watch, coming from a watch nerd! :) - ibsleepingbeauty12 42.8 #5390 2-11-13 9:26PMLike(1)Reply
Wow! Amazing RAK! Please add me. My favorite moment in the park was when a CM blessed my daughter and her BFF, who were both celebrating their 16th birthdays, with a private Jungle Cruise. We got all the way to Trader Sam and the ride stalled. After sitting for 10 minutes listening to head hunter jokes, the CMs were instructed to return all boats to the dock in reverse so we got to do the Jungle Cruise backwards! That was a new one for us! - chantelrj 243.8 #1528 2-11-13 9:57PMLike(1)Reply
We always stay at The Castle Inn. Usually find better rates through Getawaytoday. 3rd or 4th night free on some deals.
Don't shoot me here (HoJo is a popular choice, good rate with MW discount and nice rooms), but for location I'd stay at Best Western Park Place Inn. I found the room clean, safe, comfortable, and it included a refrigerator. And...walk right across the street to the front gates. :) - Alicewhoareyou 2767.6 #59 7-26-12 8:01PMLike(6)Reply
HoJo is a popular place, never stayed there but everyone says its great. We have stayed several times at Anaheim Fairfield Inn. McDonald's is in front of it and Mimi's cafe is next to it. You walk to the corner, there's the entrance to Disneyland. On the 2nd floor is pizza hut too... - babebahn 207.3 #2014 7-26-12 8:03PMLike(1)Reply
All the Wyndham Brands are nice! They have a promo if you stay more than 2-3 days! I will say the HoJo, Ramada, Days Inn and Travelodge! I will go for Super 8 if you just really want a Bed, Shower and Storage! (They don't have a Microwave or Fridge, but you can ask for it I guess), Travelodge is nice but it is close to the Convention Center... Days Inn is average and they have a shuttle service from their area! HoJo is the MW choice for hotel, and i Love the Keurig Coffee Maker! Ramada Plaza is more expensive but they have full breakfast.... but all in all, i will go for Super 8 for Bed, shower and storage! - otilegna 2826.9 #57 8-16-12 5:44PMLikeReply
Also check out the actual hotels websites. I was looking on Expedia for a hotel for dapper day and found the hotel ménage for $99. Then looked on their page and found out if you advance purchase the room you get a great deal. $86. But you have to advance purchase it 14 days or more our and pay for it right then. And it is non cancel able. So check the actual hotel websites. I noticed that advance purchase can happen at 14 days at some hotels and at 21 days for others. Just do research! - ImAlwaysCrazy 674.5 #339 8-16-12 5:46PMLikeReply
Also on Pinterest...Disneyland sends a black and white character photo when you write a letter to:Walt Disney Company Attention Fan Mail Department500 S. Buena Vista St.Burbank, CA 91521 4-6 weeks
Also on Pinterest...Disneyland sends a black and white character photo when you write a letter to:Walt Disney Company Attention Fan Mail Department500 S. Buena Vista St.Burbank, CA 91521 4-6 weeks - azbellatink 246.3 #1493 7-21-12 10:16PMLike(7)Reply
Thanks for the info! Also when my son got his Eagle I called DL and WDW and both sent an amazing care package and a signed picture of Mickey with a very nice letter, a honorary citizen of DL award, a key to DL and letters from corp. I cried when he got those!! They really went out of their way for him and it means so much to us!! - adisneyfamily 1004.1 #214 7-21-12 10:59PMLike(1)Reply
Pretty please add me and thank you. My boys can not wait to see Carsland but it won't be until February. We were there this last February and they wanted to peek over the walls so bad. We love Disney music in the car. We're excited to More...
This is such a nice rak! Please enter me for the first person to give a Dad-Gum! - JNewie 241.2 #1568 7-6-12 8:00PMLike(1)Reply
What if we can make it to DL, but want to add for someone who can't? - ScooterMike 1963.0 #95 7-6-12 8:09PMLike(1)Reply
Tatum randomly choose a name from a pirate bowl and picked JennAnnwho who entered for princess Kristin and I did look around yesterday and they had very few left in certain stores. If I can I'll try to get another one for someone else who entered. - MarshaMouse 5048.9 #29 7-8-12 1:39PMLikeReply
Yay!!!!!!!!! Thank you!!! @PrincessKristin if you want to just have it mailed straight to you?? 😊 - JenAnneWho 300.7 #1010 7-8-12 3:40PMLikeReply
You can get tickets only on getawaytoday.com. just click the ticket only tab at the top.
Do you get in free? If not I think you can usually buy tickets on base. And they are way cheaper there. Maybe your brother could buy them and then mail them to you. But I don't know if the base in Texas would have Disneyland tickets. I would help you if I could. - Flyingtoneverland 188.1 #2267 7-2-12 3:56PMLikeReply
I was under the understanding that the person who purchased the tickets has to be there with you to activate the tickets. Did I miss understand? If so, this may help me immensely come September! - DizGeek 453.7 #531 7-2-12 5:40PMLikeReply
The tickets on getaway today are really not any cheaper than on Disneyland.com. - Pudgeman 824.5 #257 7-2-12 7:45PMLikeReply
We have bought the $99 military tickets multiple times so I can help you. When you buy the ticket on base they put the person that buys it(w/ ID) name on it. Then when going through the gate, they check for that person's ID. We have used these tickets 4 times as recently as 2 weeks ago and they have check that ID every time for the first use. Even last time, my sister was using it. My parents had bought the ticket with their retired ID so it had their last name, my sister showed her paper and her husband showed his active duty ID and they would not let them in. My parents had to walk back and show their ID with their last name. My husband(retired) bought for his family and had to show his ID on entrance. We bought for friends and same thing. We have only had to show ID initially, after that they never asked. - emnldsmom 370.1 #674 7-2-12 11:43PMLikeReply
So cute! Haven't got around to buying or finding this pin yet :/ (my whole lanyard is filled with tinker bell pins) this would be the cutest addition add me please! :) - pirateprincess13 38.2 #5656 6-24-12 8:48PMLikeReply