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    Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia: Disney’s Animal Kingdom’s Harambe

    Did you know this week’s Tiggerific Tuesday Disney Trivia about Disney’s Animal Kingdom Harambe? In the Africa section of Disney’s Animal Kingdom sits the fictional village called Harambe, which lends authentic theming to the entire area. In Swahili, the word “harambe” means “coming together.” What a great place to do just that! get the InLinkz […]

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

    Welcome to the March 2013 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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    Magical Blogorail Red: A Walk with Mickey Mouse

    Welcome to the first stop aboard Magical Blogorail Red. Enjoy the ride as we share some of the best  Character interactions in the Disney parks. Back in 2010, my family took our–at the time–semi-annual trip to Walt Disney World. It would be our third time to visit the World, but it would mark a first […]

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

    Welcome back to 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 a high score. I […]

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