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Old 09-11-2012, 09:47 AM   #1
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February 1, 2013- 4 night Magic from Galveston

Hi everyone,

We just booked the 4 night from Galveston and it was suggested I start a new thread since this was orginally an 8 night itinerary.

We're going to visit family in Houston and decided as long as we were taking DD2 to see great-grandmom we may as well add a few days and take a cruise.

We'd love to do a meet and a FE.
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Old 09-11-2012, 04:00 PM   #2
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You beat me to the thread!!! I just booked this cruise for us and four of our adult children. I have headed up several FE exchanges and attended several meets, so I will be glad to keep up with that and I hope we have several others join us. I had looked at the original thread and noticed there was only one that looked like they might also go on this itenerary.

We have been on the Wonder twice and the Fantasy this last May. Loved both of them and we are looking forward to the Magic, especially since we don't have to fly to Florida to get to it!!!

Look forward to chatting.
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Another cruise meet thread for this cruise has been started and can be found at:

http://www.disboards.com/showthread.php?p=43897492
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Old 09-14-2012, 11:34 AM   #4
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FE Cutoff date 12/31/2012 N O W C L O S E D ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! !

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Roll Call . . Dis'ers on the cruise!!

deltapilotwife
Kelly
DH
DD2


twokats
Kathy
DH - Le
DD - Kati
DS - Clay
Stateroom 7034

DS - Jonathan
DDIL - Lori
Stateroom 7035

Celebrating my birthday and DS&DDIL 5th wedding anniversary (both a little late)


bcdavi
Brenda (Disney fanatic!)
DH - Tim

DSis - Kelly
DBIL - Jeramie


mstee777
LaToya
DH- Mike
DS- Michael celebrating 13th birthday
DD- Daisia 6


madmommy17
madmommy17
DH - Michael


Syd Macs Mom
Jana
DH - Scott
DD - Sydney - 14


rhollis
Robin-mom
Bobby-dad
Bailey-son 9
Jazz-daughter 5

Adjoining stateroom mates-
Rachel-Mom
Rhett-son 8


jenerra11
jenerra & family


calebmama
Heather
Elizabeth (DD) 10
Austin (DS) 8


snarkyhouston
Stateroom 6560
DW-Heather
DH-Jon
DD-Sabrina 8
DD-Mady 3

Stateroom 7128
DH-Dick
DW-Kathy
my sister - Kristin - she is an Adult Single!!


ekatiel
Katie
Andrew (hubby)
Brendan (8)
Aidan (6)


mboeker
Stateroom 2579
Doug
Michelle
Ashley 13 yrs old
Braden 11 yrs old
Abbey 7 yrs old


moecrespo
Staterooms 5127 and 5129 (we will hang the FE on the one between the rooms)
Moe
Jav
Gabby DD (16)
Morgan DD (10)
Reagan DD (10)
Logan DS (8)


stannviv
Stanley-dad
Vivian-mom
Hayley-daughter 10 yrs old
Stateroom 2605


tgch123
Courtney
DH Tommy
DD Gracie 6
DS Hudson almost 3
Stateroom 2504


Aggiegrl
Candice
DH Nick
DS 3


smith13
DH - Dustin
DW - Britt
DD - Alexis (11)
DD - Cassidy (9)
Stateroom 2109


skayrobe
Dave
Sherry
Maddie(6)
Tori (4)


slesco
Shelley
Shawn
Kayleigh (10)
Hannah (9)
Sarah (2)


ginamc
Rooms 7063 & 7065 (we'll share an FE)
Gina-Mom
Barry-Dad
Hunter-son
Gentry-daughter
Tate-son

Room 7078 - They'll have their own FE.
Ann-grandma
Gene-grandpa

Tandemomma
Shannon
Shane
Taylor (DD) 6
Erica (DD) 4

Beckysc
Becky
DH
DS (10)
DS (15)
DS (17)

Texas Disney Fan
Fran
Ben
Rob DS (13)

smithzer1
Towana
DH Richard

Amorgan710
Jason
Alicia
Kaitlyn (7)
Jacob (2)
Jordyn (2)

MAW Hayden
Make a Wish Trip for Hayden
Heather
Charlie
Conor DS (9)
Hayden DS (6)

Herrongirls

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Frank
Payton (M) (5)
Jackson (5)
Cabin 6568
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Old 10-06-2012, 08:54 PM   #5
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I am very interested in the FE. I guess it's time to get crafty and make one.
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Old 10-23-2012, 04:17 PM   #6
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Yeah we just booked for Feb 1st Magic for me and DH. Just us adults cannot wait We are wanting to join the FE this cruise also. We just got off the Magic on Oct 20th and it was MAGICAL It was me, DH and DS, so this time we are going alone!! I cannot wait because I about cried when we had to leave last week
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Old 11-06-2012, 09:26 AM   #7
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Roll Call

deltapilotwife
Kelly
DH
DD2


twokats
Kathy
DH - Le
DD - Kati
DS - Clay

DS - Jonathan
DDIL - Lori

Celebrating my birthday and DS&DDIL 5th wedding anniversary (a little late)


bcdavi
Brenda
DH

DSis
DBIL


mstee777
LaToya
DH- Mike
DS- Michael celebrating 13th birthday
DD- Daisia 6


madmommy17
madmommy17
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Syd Macs Mom
Jana
DH - Scott
DD - Sydney - 14
Just thought I needed to update my info for Madmommy17 it is
Meliza
and DH is Michael
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Old 11-06-2012, 09:27 AM   #8
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Just thought I needed to update my info for Madmommy17 it is
Meliza
and DH is Michael
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Kathy this is the latest FE List right?
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Old 09-14-2012, 07:25 PM   #9
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Another cruise meet thread for this cruise has been started and can be found at:

http://www.disboards.com/showthread.php?p=43897492
I've closed the original 8 night thread.
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Old 09-17-2012, 12:58 PM   #10
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Our first Disney Cruise!

Hi everyone! Joining in for the Feb 1 Magic Cruise! My DH and I will be leaving our 4 kiddos home and doing this cruise by ourselves. But don't hate me for leaving the kids - we are all going on the Disney Dream in May. We live in Missouri and driving to Galveston is only 12 hours away. I'm so excited I can hardly stand it! I do wonder - do adults cruising without kids participate in the FE exchange? I'm a big kid at heart, but I haven't been on a Disney Cruise before and am unsure about the FE if we don't have kids with us. Actually I can't imagine doing anything without kids - going to be so fun!!!! I'd love to hear anybody's recommendations for port excursions and activities in Cozumel.

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Old 09-17-2012, 03:15 PM   #11
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Hi everyone! Joining in for the Feb 1 Magic Cruise! My DH and I will be leaving our 4 kiddos home and doing this cruise by ourselves. But don't hate me for leaving the kids - we are all going on the Disney Dream in May. We live in Missouri and driving to Galveston is only 12 hours away. I'm so excited I can hardly stand it! I do wonder - do adults cruising without kids participate in the FE exchange? I'm a big kid at heart, but I haven't been on a Disney Cruise before and am unsure about the FE if we don't have kids with us. Actually I can't imagine doing anything without kids - going to be so fun!!!! I'd love to hear anybody's recommendations for port excursions and activities in Cozumel.

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Considering all my kids are adult and we have always done the FE each time we cruise.......does that answer your question?

I think each exchange we have been involved in on our three previous cruises have had almost as many cabins without kids as did with kids. It is just fun. Join us and see.

We were in Cozumel on our cruise in May and we did the Mayan ruins and highlights and will probably do it again so the kids can experience it. I have some friends that go there a lot that say they love the beaches.

As I said some of our kids will be with us but the youngest is 26 so everyone in our party is adult.

Glad you are joining us and can't wait to get to know everyone.
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Not sure what I am doing. But we are taking our four kids along with 4 other couples and kids. One of which is Mboeker. What do I do with the FE and getting with y'all's group of things to do?

Moe

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You beat me to the thread!!! I just booked this cruise for us and four of our adult children. I have headed up several FE exchanges and attended several meets, so I will be glad to keep up with that and I hope we have several others join us. I had looked at the original thread and noticed there was only one that looked like they might also go on this itenerary.

We have been on the Wonder twice and the Fantasy this last May. Loved both of them and we are looking forward to the Magic, especially since we don't have to fly to Florida to get to it!!!

Look forward to chatting.
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Old 12-13-2012, 08:53 PM   #13
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We will also be sailing on the Magic Feb. 1 thru 5. I have never participated in an FE exchange before, but would love to do so! I have two kiddos, so can they both participate? If so, I would like two spots in the exchange.

I tried to submit the link for our cruise, but I cannot get it to send the message with the link.

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Thanks for adding me to the roll call. Can you tell me more about the whole FE thing? I *sort* of know what it is-- It's a thingie you hang outside your door, right??!! And you buy small trinkets for others with FE's? Thanks for helping to get me up to speed !!! --Katie
Heather and Katie,
I was reviewing our thread and noticed that in post #19 on page 2 I listed in detail complete with links information for the FE and gifts. . . anything you need to know.
So if you have not looked at that it might give you some information.
You two are about the only ones that I don't know if you are interested in joining the FE group or not.


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Not sure what I am doing. But we are taking our four kids along with 4 other couples and kids. One of which is Mboeker. What do I do with the FE and getting with y'all's group of things to do?

Moe
You are doing fine. Since you have posted you are now a member of this thread and if you want to join our FE group all you have to do is tell me the parties in your stateroom and the stateroom #.
Mboeker has already expressed her interest in joining.
If the others in your group have not posted or are not able to post and want to join their information can be listed under your id. Like I have my ds and his wife under us on the rollcall. They are not members of the DIS so do not have a screenname.

Now we give you and mboeker a big and we look forward to getting to see you in 50 days!!!
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Not sure what I am doing. But we are taking our four kids along with 4 other couples and kids. One of which is Mboeker. What do I do with the FE and getting with y'all's group of things to do?

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You are doing fine. Since you have posted you are now a member of this thread and if you want to join our FE group all you have to do is tell me the parties in your stateroom and the stateroom #.
Mboeker has already expressed her interest in joining.
If the others in your group have not posted or are not able to post and want to join their information can be listed under your id. Like I have my ds and his wife under us on the rollcall. They are not members of the DIS so do not have a screenname.

Now we give you and mboeker a big and we look forward to getting to see you in 50 days!!!
Moe,
Since we are getting close to the cutoff date, I wanted to double check if you wanted to join the FE. I just have you on our roll call, so if you will give me the rest of y'alls names (ages of kids) and stateroom, I can update the roll call. I think one other of your friends joined the DIS and posted. If the 4th one wants to be included just let me know and we will get them on there also.
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Aggie,

DD is 2.5 and we're not sure how she's going to react. she's in daycare but sometimes she's not great with new surroundings. we have the nursery scheduled b/c potty training is not going well.

my only suggestion is if you and DH are going to do the spa, maybe schedule them back to back rather than the same time in case one of you needs to do pick up.

we're not scheduling anything, just using the nursery for and hour in the morning so we can go to the gym and during dinner b/c she doesn't sit for very long.
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