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The Polynesian’s Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto is Disney Magic for Adults

We all know and love the “Head Salesman” of the Jungle Cruise, but did you know he has his own tiki bar? Don’t worry about getting your head shrunk at this bar, just sit back relax, enjoy a rum drink and relish in this adult-focused Disney Magic at Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto! Reminiscent of a South …

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RunDisney: Top Tips for Making the Most of Your Run

You’ll often hear that runDisney races aren’t for PRing, they’re for fun. But with the right training and preparation, there’s no reason why a run Disney race can’t be both a chance to earn some cool medals and a great race. These are my runDisney Top Tips. RunDisney Top Tips My first half marathon was …

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3 Daughters Brewing | New Hard Seltzer & Food Truck

Disclosure: I was hosted by 3 Daughters Brewing for a complimentary tasting in exchange for promotion, no other compensation was received. All opinions are 100% my own.  In just the 5 years they’ve been open 3 Daughter’s Brewing has never been satisfied to rest on their laurels of making exceptional local craft beer. First, they …

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Buzz Lightyear Disneybound | Disneybounding to Infinity and Beyond

I have a confession to make, I love Disney Bounding! But even more so I love Dapper Disney Bounding. So for my first visit to Toy Story Land, I took the opportunity to create a Buzz Lightyear DisneyBound taking my Disney Bounding to infinity and beyond. To Infinity and Beyond, Bounding as Buzz Lightyear at …

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Coming Back, How to Return to Running After a Knee Replacement

Before I injured my knee my life was scheduled around training and races. I was never very fast but the sense of personal accomplishment that came from crossing the Finish Line after putting in the hours of training made every mile worth it. Until I tore my ACL and my running was put to a …

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Top Reasons To Book a Disney Cruise | Cruising Disney Style

[no_toc]Cruising is one of my favorite ways to vacation, there’s nothing like getting on a ship, being catered to 24 hours a day, waking up in different places or the middle of nowhere and being able to disconnect from the outside world and connect to those you love. I had been on other cruise lines …

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I Didn’t Finish my Disney Marathon, Now What?

Training for your first full marathon is a commitment that almost goes beyond description, it’s like a relationship that takes up all of your spare time and requires months of physical and mental preparation. Yet, even with the best training plan, pre-race practice and support you can’t prepare for everything on race day, so what …

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Disabled at Disney: Enjoying the Magic with a Knee Injury?

When I injured my knee stopping my trips to Disney was not an option. Instead I had to learn what I could and could not do with my knee injury in order to make the most of the magic while I was there. Even though there have been frustrations along the way with my new …

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Disabled at Disney: Using a Mobility Device

After injuring my knee and learning what it was like to be disabled at Disney I really wished there was a guide to using a Mobility Device around the parks. How to navigate the crowds when you’re disabled at Disney and using a mobility device (Wheelchair, Scooter, Walker, Cane, etc) was more difficult then I …

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