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Old 09-03-2008, 12:25 PM   #91
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Can I play too?

Ok, I need to read beyond the first page now...BE RIGHT BACK
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Old 09-03-2008, 01:40 PM   #93
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I laughed so hard on the "the brown people are here"!!

Isn't funny that people assume that because your skin is brown that you automatically don't speak English??
I just laugh at them and say something in German...it really confuses them!!

Hey...why didn't you take pics of the HOT military men????????
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Hi Wendy!

Where's the update, T??
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Hi T, how are you? Haven't seen you in ages, OK days, but it seems like ages
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Old 09-03-2008, 05:04 PM   #97
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Hi guys! Oooops, I forgot to go back and read

For reals this time!
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Old 09-03-2008, 05:24 PM   #98
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Thread hogging time!

Oh my gosh! So far so god. I especially loved the "chosen one" singing a boo-bie song loudly in the echoing airport!

Soooo? I'm SURE you are now AK DVC members, riiiight?

I love the free ice-cream and perks for listening to their spiel!
Course I like free stuff, so?

OK "Brown Mama," I'm all subscribed and anxious to read all about BBB!!!

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Hi UM! Somehow we haven't been on the same threads lately.

T, I forgot to tell you that TE and I had a nice conversation about DVC and how she thinks you should do it. I love TE!
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Old 09-03-2008, 09:31 PM   #100
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Whoa. I missed 6 pages???

How did I not know you were here?

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You're kind, T, but photogenic I'm not.
That's too bad because your very pretty in person.
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I still can't believe you didn't get hot military men pics.
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At least the CM that was walking around didn't ask "Are you a DVC member?" and when you reply "No" they hand you a completely different colored folder thingy whilst everyone else is carrying the DVC folder packet for check-in and looking at you wondering why you're there.
I did notice that!

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that the CM tried talking to you in Spanish. Sorry that's just too funny. Was she an older lady? Orlando is chock full of Puerto Ricans and older hispanics just assume that because you're brown you speak Spanish.
Nope, she was young. She was Puerto Rican and from NY - she spoke JUST like Rosie Perez.

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Isn't funny that people assume that because your skin is brown that you automatically don't speak English??
I just laugh at them and say something in German...it really confuses them!!
OMG! That's a riot! I'm going to do that next time!
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Soooo? I'm SURE you are now AK DVC members, riiiight?
In time, Wendy ... in time.

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T, I forgot to tell you that TE and I had a nice conversation about DVC and how she thinks you should do it. I love TE!
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Now I'm confused I know I subbed to this before but it's not showing I did ?????? Well I'm here now or again!!
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All caught up T!!
The Brown people!!
I`m still confuzzled (I`ve been wanting to use that word all day!) why would the check in CM automaticaly TRY and speak spanish? Did you look like for some reason you couldnt speak a lick of english?

No pictures of Hot Military men? o-well...your forgiven....

DVC? Hmmmm....
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Let’s see now… where did I leave off?

Oh, yes. DVC. Heh heh heh.

It was raining pretty good once we finished our ice cream and the very nice DVC people offered to drive us to DTD as Maddie had a BBB appointment in less than 30 minutes. Our nice driver, Bob told us all about the latest weather reports and promised we should have full sun by Friday. We’ll just see about that.

We headed into the World of Disney and made a bee-line for what I affectionately refer to as “Pink Hell”. The Princess area. I noticed a camera crew following a lady and her 3 little girls around. Hmmm… I wondered what that was all about and how I could get in on it. I checked Princess Maddie in and tried to squeeze myself as close to the lady in front of the camera as possible without getting a restraining order against me. As we waited for Maddie to be called, I tried my best to eavesdrop on the conversation the lady was having with all the Disney shirts hovering around.

I got little bits and pieces … “…mention about bringing your own comb” “…be sure to say how they have services for little boys” yadda, yadda, yadda. : It finally dawned on me that she was from Disney’s Mom Panel and they were shooting a commercial for the website.

Our buzzer went off and Princess Maddie was escorted to her chair. She had picked the same flippin’ hair style as last year. Dude, I could totally copy that and save myself a nice chunk-o-cheddar. Oh well, my Princess was happy. I did ask if I could purchase the dress here or would I have to purchase it outside the store. See, here’s a little inside tip I learned last year. They have all the princesses dresses in back in every style and size. BUT, the difference is they’re all steamed and in ready-to-wear condition. Maddie’s FGiT went to the back room and came back with her beautifully pressed dress and matching flip flops. WTH? Flip flops? Since when do Disney Princesses wear flip flops? Oh well, they were gold and they matched. Nuff said.

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Maddie climbed up on her royal salon chair and the FGiT went to work. I sat and watched and noticed the camera crew come in with the Mom’s Panelist and they started filming. So I did what any good mother would do. I moved around and tried to find myself in the mirror reflection of the little girls being filmed. What? Like you wouldn’t?

Andy had already bailed at this point, but came back with a wonderful surprise for Maddie. Allow me to digress a bit … last year Maddie had found the “My Disney Girl” doll at Epcot on one of our last days. Well, she had spent all her souvie money on other crap and I refused to purchase it for her. A few months later, I found out on the DIS from MizDiz, actually, that the dolls were on clearance so I ordered from WDW and had it sent to our house for Maddie’s birthday. Long story short, she loves the doll and dragged her back to Florida with us.

Ok, back to present day-ish. I guess Andy had been walking around with Evan and found the My Disney Girl outfits, and bought Maddie’s doll a matching Princess gown. He brought it to me and I showed Maddie. When she saw the gown, her face just light up! One of the FGiT asked me if she could dress the doll for Maddie. I sat and watched as the FGiT struggled to hold the doll and open the package. I offered to strip the doll for her whilst she opened the box, with out missing a beat, the FGiT looked up and said, “Sure, Mom… I mean whatever you’re in to.” OMG, I it was so funny! I never thought I’d hear off color comments like that in BBB, it was fantasticly funny!

Maddie was finally done and I told the FGiT that this had to last until tomorrow, as that was when our Princess lunch at Akershaus was scheduled. She gave me a knowingly look and shellacked that hair to no end! :

Maddie After:


Paid up, I called Andy to find that he and the others were outside enjoying a few minutes of sunshine. We met up and found Evan sound asleep in his stroller.


It was now 4:45 and I called to find out if our room was ready. Thankfully it was and they gave us our room number, 9321. We made our way to the boat dock and hopped on our water chariot to SSR. As we sat, and enjoyed the ride, TE motioned to us that Maddie was asleep as well. Boy, I’m glad we brought the second stroller that day!


On our way to the Grandstand, we stopped at Bell Services to let them know we had our room and could they please send our bags up and for directions to our room. They offered us a ride, but with both kids asleep we opted to just walk. And walk. And walk. And walk. Geeze, we walked forever. Almost as far as the Great Walk of ’07. You all know about that one, right?

We finally made it to our room and I was pleasantly surprised that we were placed on the 3rd floor. And in a dedicated 2 bedroom! Whoo Hoo!

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I only got a few pics because I was soooo tired and I had 2 sleeping kids I needed to get into bed.

We had had a discussion regarding room assignments prior to our arrival, and it was settled that Andy & I would occupy the master and TE & Waldo would take the spare room. Well, once we were in the room that all went to crap. TE wanted that master room, so bad that she gave me a huge guilt trip. Which is not uncommon. For TE. So, I reluctantly gave in and we took the room with 2 queens and no Jacuzzi tub. D’Oh!

We got Evan into bed with relative ease. Maddie on the other hand appeared to be the challenge. She was all Bibbity Bopped out and we didn’t want to muss her dress or hair. Andy lifted her out of the stroller and kinda held her up, ala Pinocchio, whilst I stripped her of her royal garments and slipped a PJ gown on her. She didn’t bat and eyelash. The kid was dead tired.

Evan asleep with Flat Jen

We were kinda hungry, but WAY too tired to trip it back to the sucky food court. As we perused the channels on the TV, we noticed they had pizza delivery! Yippee! I jumped on the horn and ordered the works; pizza, salads, dessert and liter of coke.

I sat on the couch and waited for the pizza to arrive. Mind you, I’d been up for roughly 36 hours and my body was ready to just give out. I felt my arms and legs get really heavy and then next thing I knew I was awakened by the pounding of the pizza girl at the door. I must have slept for about 20 minutes, but I felt great. Strangely.

We ate our pizza, cleaned up the kitchen and all headed to our respective “rooms” to get organized and ready for the first park … Epcot!!


And that's when I noticed "it" was missing!
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Great update !! Loved the matching Princess outfits !!
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Old 09-04-2008, 09:06 PM   #105
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IT???

What's IT???

Maddie looks precious!

And OMG...a FG with a dirty mind!!!
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