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    Disney California Adventure: Disney’s Aladdin – A Musical Spectacular

    If you’re visiting Disney California Adventure Park in Disneyland Resort, there’s one stage show you shouldn’t miss, especially considering the recent passing of actor/comedian Robin Williams. Located in the Hyperion Theater in the Hollywood Land section of the park, Disney’s Aladdin—A Musical Spectacular is a grand Broadway-style production of the 1992 hit Disney animation, Aladdin, […]

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    Disney California Adventure: Condor Flats

    Disney California Adventure (DCA)does what its name implies—that is, it takes Guests on adventures to experience how beautiful and unique the Golden State is. The Condor Flats “land” of DCA rockets visitors away to a remote desert landing strip where innovative aircraft design and simulated flights demonstrate the pioneering aviation spirit. Condor Flats opened as […]

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    Magical Blogorail Red: Disney Park Hopping

    Welcome to the first stop aboard Magical Blogorail Red. Enjoy the ride as we share the best ways to end your Disney vacation. It seems a lot of us who take repeat trips to Walt Disney World or Disneyland Resort find ourselves developing certain habits when we visit. For instance, we’ve talked before about the […]

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    What’s a TweetBlog? (Plus Disney California Adventure: World of Color)

    Welcome to the newly improved Magical Mouse Schoolhouse! We hope you are enjoying this Labor Day holiday–and the extremely simplified look of our site. Some modifications are still ongoing, but we’re very excited to launch the revision, along with its hip new feature: the TweetBlog. You will continue to find our regular features under “Recent […]

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    September 2014 Earn Your E.A.R.S.

    Welcome to the September 2014 edition of Earn Your E.A.R.S.! The Enriching Academic Reward Series, or E.A.R.S., is an achievement program designed to encourage kids to continually reach for academic success. As a homeschooler, I emphasize learning. I do not stress getting good grades, and so my children do not always appreciate the value of […]

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    Disney’s Animal Kingdom: Primeval Whirl

    When they enter DinoLand U.S.A. at Disney’s Animal Kingdom, Guests step back in time. The 40-foot long, 20-foot high Dino-Sue guards the Dino Institute where the thrilling DINOSAUR transports Guests through pre-recorded history in specially designed time rovers. My kids really enjoy one special area of this land—Chester & Hester’s Dino-Rama—which is sort of a […]

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    Disney’s Animal Kingdom: Kali River Rapids

    The tale unfolded at Maharajah Jungle Trek is one of hope for our planet, that although Man is occasionally a poor steward over creation, nature is resilient. That’s a very good lesson to remember when we journey down the Chakranadi River at Animal Kingdom’s Kali River Rapids. Kali River Rapids is an adventurous jaunt aboard […]

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    Disney’s Animal Kingdom: Chester & Hester’s Dino-Rama

     To help you recover from your headlong plunge into primeval fright at Animal Kingdom’s DINOSAUR, let’s take a little walk through Dinoland, USA’s “backstoryasaurus.” The Dino Institute, which houses the DINOSAUR attraction, is a pretty imposing presence, where the administration prefers its attendees strictly adhere to the academia of higher learning. Well, a couple grad […]

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    Magical Blogorail Red: A Lady & the Tramp Date Night

    Welcome to those of you joining me from A DISNEY MOM’S THOUGHTS and those of you just hopping aboard. I am the 2nd stop on our Magical Blogorail. What a fun topic this month’s Magical Blogorail Red is! For our Disney movie-inspired date night, I’m going to stick with one of my favorite Disney couples, […]

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    Disney’s Animal Kingdom: Yes, It IS for Kids!

    As you can imagine, I talk a lot about Walt Disney World–to my family, to my friends, to random strangers in department stores… Sometimes people baffle me with the things they say about the Most Magical Place on Earth. For instance, I’ve had people insist that Disney’s Animal Kingdom is not suited for younger Guests, […]

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