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Old 07-16-2008, 10:37 AM   #211
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Fidning Nemo night was great! We did eat Fish Sticks and mac n cheese with goldfish crackers on top to resemble Nemo in the anenome...They loved it! DD said we are in the Fish is Food, not friends club!

We watched the movie and then afterwords made Dory out of paper plates, made little finger puppets and had to find Nemo.

For dessert we made fish shaped cookies with whale/dolphin sprinkles! It was lots of fun!

Next week...Alice in Wonderland!
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Old 07-20-2008, 03:43 PM   #212
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Great Thread

This has been a great thread. We have 61 days (who's counting, right) till our trip and I've been trying so hard to think of some ideas to make the trip seem closer... I've been planning so long, it feels like it's never going to get here, but I really think the Disney movie nights will go over well with the family.

Thanks for all the great ideas!
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Old 07-20-2008, 04:23 PM   #213
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I'm so glad to see that the thread is still being found and that everyone is enjoying it! I am determined to come up with some fresh ideas soon, but last week I just ran a week of Asthma Camp, and I am pretty fried! I would love some suggestions for new themes to work on. Maybe a little inspiration is all it would take! A special thanks for those who write in to let us know how the theme nights went over!
Don't forget to list some suggestions for theme nights you'd like to see!
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Old 08-04-2008, 05:00 PM   #214
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Just wanted to let everyone know that since Lady and the Tramp, I have done a Beauty and the Beast night and an Inredibles night. Check the reports with pictures out on my PTR linked in my signature.
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Old 08-04-2008, 06:44 PM   #215
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World Showcase - Morocco

Menu - Moroccan Chicken with Tomatoes and Potatoes
http://www.cooks.com/rec/view/0,1718...250198,00.html
Moroccan Moist Cake
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Activities - Learn how to bellydance! There are lots of videos on Youtube for free!
Learn about the country of Morocco!
http://www.geographia.com/morocco/
Read a Moroccan Folk Tale!
http://www.iras.ucalgary.ca/~volk/sy...lesMorocco.htm
Make a mosaic, like the once seen inside the Moroccan temple at World Showcase in Disney World! Here's an example of materials you might use:http://www.orientaltrading.com/ui/se...allpartial&N=0
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Old 08-04-2008, 07:28 PM   #216
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Fantasia

Movie - Fantasia

Meal/Snack - Paper plates and cups with a dinosaur theme. greek spanikopita appetizer, dino chicken nuggets, grilled mushrooms (red caps with paprika), assorted nuts with a nutcracker, a good bottle of wine. Dessert - small buckets (paint paper cups) of vanilla pudding with plastic forks painted like the broom/mops.

Activity - 1) make homemade instuments and play as a band. Pots and spoons as drums. quitar made with rubber bands 2) get a magic book from the library, make a magician's hat and wand and do a small magic show
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Old 08-04-2008, 07:50 PM   #217
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This is an amazing thread! Subbing!

I don't have children yet but I plan on saving these ideas for about 4 years!

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Old 08-13-2008, 08:03 AM   #218
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These are fantastic ideas! I'm taking my entire family to WDW for the first time in January and parties like these will help my youngest children immensely in learning about the different characters!
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Old 08-17-2008, 07:09 PM   #219
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I thought you might like to see our Monsters, Inc. birthday party held yesterday.

My daughter-in-law-to-be made the sign.



My daughter, BrooklynnsMommy here on the boards, made the cupcakes.



Some of our guests.







Brooklynn tried to help set the table while we were all occupied.



Quite a lovely job for a two year old, huh?









My daughter made these for all the kids.



A couple of the big kids confiscated them momentarily for a picture.

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this is the neatest thing ever!!!!!
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Old 08-18-2008, 07:17 AM   #221
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Great pics MeMom!! Love the cupcakes!
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Old 08-18-2008, 09:15 AM   #222
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LOVE IT! LOVE IT! LOVE IT!
Oh my gosh, those cupcakes are absolutely PERFECT!
Love the M-Eye hard hats!
A job well done!
(Did I mention I love the cupcakes??)
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Old 08-26-2008, 11:58 AM   #223
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LOVE HERC!!!

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Movie - Hercules

Menu - Greek salad with red onions, feta, and Kalamata olives
Spanakopita (Greek spinach pie) http://www.recipegoldmine.com/worldg...anakopita.html

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Backyard Mount Olympus Course (an obstacle course that coordinates with the personalities of the Gods; hammer a cardboard lightning bolt for Zeus, Discus throw with a frisbee for Herc, Primping in front of a mirror for Aphrodite, running through hula hoops with a messenger bag for Hermes, etc.)
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subbing...love the ideas I've read so far. Thanks!!
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Old 09-19-2008, 02:05 PM   #225
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Can't wait to finish reading all these awesome ideas. Subbing so I can find my way back
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