Thursday, October 27, 2011

It's magic.

A few more photos from our Disney trip.

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Clockwise starting at top left: 1. light up train 2. castle at night 3. Pete's Dragon (do you remember this movie? I LOVED it when I was a kid.) 4. Fall decorations 5. Electrical parade

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(clockwise from top left) 1. rapping percussion comedian chefs (they were awesome!) 2. Toys Will Be Toys 3. Nemo ride 4. Soarin' - my favorite ride ever. 5. the big EPCOT ball 6. a cranberry bog 7. sticky sugary mess 8. a random line dance party broke out in the middle of the Coke shop. Fun! 9. Mickey pretzel

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(clockwise from top left) 1. Rockin' Roller Coaster (fun but too loud for me because I'm an old lady) 2. Sully that we named our dog after 3. Tower of Terror (SO FuN!) 4. the big hat 5. water tower with Mickey ears 6. Are we having fun yet?! 7. Carl from Up. (gosh I love that movie.) 8. the kids at a sticker station 9. Mickey topiary

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(clockwise from top left) 1. Me and The Boy (don't know what kind of weird face he was making) 2. Pooh and The Baby 3. Mickey ferris wheel 4. Disney Jr. show (The Baby said, "Those are not the real ones. Those are just puppets. The real ones are on tv.) 5. Pluto, Minnie, and The Baby

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(clockwise from top left) 1. Mickey and Minnie topiaries 2. Thunder Mountain Railroad (we waited in line over an hour for this. Ugh.) 3. Splash Mountain (zippety doo dah, zippety ay..) 4. Pumba 5. carousel 6. Stitch, Lilo and Woody in the parade 7. Alice! (love her.) 8. Mickey 9. Get an idea and stay with it. Dog it, and work at it until it's done, and done right. ~Walt Disney

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Saying goodbye...

We're recovering.
The laundry is all done. And by done, I mean washed and dried and piled on the couch.

Most of the suitcases are put away.

I still haven't been grocery shopping since we got home so we've had a lot of sandwiches for meals this week. (Mom of the Year!)

We're getting there...

Do you do amusement parks? Do you like roller coasters?

10 comments:

Donna said...

Thanks for sharing!So does your little guy want to work at Disney even more now? We had so much fun there in August but we never stayed up for the parades and fire works. My 3 year old was tuckered out by 8. There is always next time.

polka dot skies said...

Love your photos! We went in January and loved every moment!
Good luck getting settled back in at home! And don't worry--you are Mom of the Year--you took your children to Disney!
Elizabeth

Danielle said...

I love it that you included a pic of yourself! Looks like so much fun. I love the fireworks over the castle. It's all so magical :)

LF said...

Awesome pictures!!!! Makes me wish I was there right now, but what doesn't!!?? Everything I see makes me wish I was at Disney!! :)

Laundry and grocery shopping will always wait - now is the time to cherish the memories!!

Thanks for sharing!

Cerrisse said...

Looks like so much fun!

Lisa @ Life is Crazy Beautiful said...

Love it all!!! (Especially Tower of Terror and Rockin' Roller Coaster)Is Soarin' the one where you are piloting a shuttle mission and everyone has a job? If it is I made the mistake of laughing when the g-forces got really high and suddenly I couldn't breathe!!! Scared me a little bit :)

Looks like you had a blast! I wish we had been able to go when Bailey was younger...she was 15 and her old parents ran circles around her (I even had a horrible sunburn from our beach day, very swollen legs & feet with "golfer's rash" one day and still outlasted her).

Hope you recover (too bad we can't take a quiet, resting vacation to recover from the fun go-go-go vacations, huh?)

Susy m. said...

We went two weeks ago and Soarin was my favorite ride. The smell of pine and the oranges. I loved it also. Glad you enjoyed.

Country Dreaming said...

What a fun surprise trip for all!
Sure does look like fun.

Have fun getting caught up! :)

Melinda

Melanie @ Whimsical Creations said...

What a fun trip!! 3 months ago today I was there with my husband on a spur of the moment trip. Wishing I were back there now.

Tara Jeles said...

wonderful pictures!!! I love disney and theme parks and roller coasters. If you don't want to line up for thunder mountain , go in april after easter, the longest we waited for a ride was 20 minutes...it was incredible.