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August 2014

Disney Tips & Tricks Travel

PLANNING SERIES: WHEN TO USE MAGIC HOURS AT WDW

August 27, 2014
Wikipedia

I am going to start a series about planning your next trip to Disney World. Many factors come into play: When to visit Disney World? What time of the year to go? When to go to each park?  Which package to buy? I could go on and on…

I am going to start with Magic Hours: When to use them?

It is very very important to note: Magic Hours are only available to those that stay at a Disney Resort.


WAIT, SO WHAT ARE MAGIC HOURS?

Magic Hours are extended hours for

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Lifestyle

LIVING ROOM DECOR

August 19, 2014

Decorating my apartment was quite fun. I love playing with neutrals and adding pops of color that can be changed easily when seasons change. I usually start with a focal point and then build from there…like a coffee table or a sofa.  It usually takes me awhile to decorate a room, for I will peruse many websites before I buy anything.  I like to know what’s out there before I make any purchases…

Here are some of my top pics for home decor:… Read more

Travel

TRAVEL SERIES: MY TRIP TO NORWAY

August 15, 2014

In June, I had the pleasure of traveling to Norway. We stayed with my boyfriend’s family in Oslo and Fredrikstad.  Here is our trip through pictures!

Norwegian National Opera and Ballet

We visited the Oslo Opera House – home to the Norwegian National Opera and ballet. The architecture is quite modern, and you can even walk on the roof! As I walked the roof, I could only think that guests would never be able to walk on this structure in America. Guests… Read more

Lifestyle Travel

COFFEE TALK | AUGUST

August 14, 2014
Bethany Beach, Delaware

– I am currently at Bethany Beach right now with my family. Every August we spend a week in Delaware. Our days are filled with the beach, relaxation, riding beach bikes, morning runs, and tons of family time.

– Speaking of summer vacations, I am not ready for summer to end. I feel like it just started. Do you feel this way too?

– I am obsessed with this online newspaper – The Skimm. It is emailed to you every weekday. The… Read more

Disney News Travel

DISNEY WORLD UPDATES

August 13, 2014

Walt Disney World is always evolving and changing into a bigger and better resort – if that is even possible…but it is, for they continually leave us wanting more and more…  I know I do! My next trip to Disney World will be in October just in time for the Halloween madness!

Disney Store
Here are the big updates to Walt Disney World so far in 2014:
|1| HAUNTED MANSION STORE
Just in time for the holidays, a new Haunted Mansion store will come to life
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Tips & Tricks Travel

TIPS & TRICKS | TRAVELING OVERSEAS

August 12, 2014
Aker Brygge, Oslo, Norway

Throughout my traveling, I have come across some tidbits and rules that you may want to consider before taking your next trip.  Leaving the states can be a daunting task – your luggage may arrive late, you can get pick-pocketed, or you may have no idea what everyone is saying in this new city.

1 |  TRAVEL INSURANCE
I know, I know. You pay over a grand for one round trip ticket…then comes your hotel and food and drinks…and… Read more

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