Disney Information Station Logo

Go Back   The DIS Discussion Forums - DISboards.com > Disney Trip Planning Forums > Theme Parks Attractions and Strategies
Find Hotel Specials & DIScounts
 
facebooktwitterpinterestgoogle plusyoutubeDIS UpdatesDIS email updates
Register Chat FAQ Tickers Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read





Reply
 
Thread Tools Rate Thread Display Modes
Old 03-04-2010, 03:10 PM   #106
princesswendy720
DIS Veteran
 
princesswendy720's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Cranford, NJ
Posts: 1,854

I stocked up on dozens of ornaments when they were on sale and now I have too many to fit on the tree! I may start getting one with the year on it though. I always get a mug, picture frames, something for the house (coasters last time...I want a Mickey coffee scoop this time), an inexpensive piece of art, and trinkets from japan and china in the WS. I usually end up with a new shirt each trip as well. I want to start Collecting magnets (from everywhere I go).
princesswendy720 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-04-2010, 03:11 PM   #107
Stacie96
Mouseketeer
 
Stacie96's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: In a land far, far away......
Posts: 113

Christmas Tree ornament!!!
__________________





March 2002 - All-Stars Movies Resort
June 2005 - Carribean Beach Resort
June 2007 - Wilderness Lodge Resort
May 2008 - French Quarter Resort
April 2010 - POP Century
Stacie96 is offline   Reply With Quote
|
The DIS
Register to remove

Join Date: 1997
Location: Orlando, FL
Posts: 1,000,000
Old 03-04-2010, 03:58 PM   #108
poohscrew
I DO BELIEVE IN FAIRIES, I DO I DO!!!
 
poohscrew's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Georgia
Posts: 128

We get a magnet for our fridge that has the year on it. We always go shopping downtown Disney the day we are leaving and that is when my kids can buy their souveniers. I will not carry them in the parks when we are there. It has become our tradition and it makes your last day there a little less sad.

Good Question!!!!
__________________
poohscrew is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-04-2010, 04:02 PM   #109
Jagdcarcajou
Mouseketeer
 
Jagdcarcajou's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: California
Posts: 151

Quote:
Originally Posted by justskip70003 View Post
the one thing we always get is a big outragous credit card bill... hahahahaha
__________________
Disneyworld: June 1994 (POR)
Disneyland: Sept. 2012, 2010, 2008, 2006, 2003, and many more.

"I happen to have no dress in my cabin."
Capt. Jack
Jagdcarcajou is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-04-2010, 04:05 PM   #110
redsox25
enjoying the ride
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: MA
Posts: 18

we get magnets every trip! and I mean lots and lots... so we end up with about 15 every trip.... I know it sounds crazy but we get one that says the year on it and from every place we go... its nice to have representation from a specific year and specific places.. cants wait to get a kidani village one this trip (2 days away!!!)
redsox25 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-04-2010, 04:35 PM   #111
jpolak
DIS Veteran
 
jpolak's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: Long Island NY (992 miles away)
Posts: 2,652

Quote:
Originally Posted by DisGirl23 View Post
I get an ornament on each trip.
__________________
7/77-Fort Wilderness Campground, 10/96-All Star Sports, 6/98-Dixie Landings, 6/99-All Star Movies, 8/01-Port Orleans FQ, 4/04-Pop Century, 10/05-Beach Club Villas, 8/06-Villas at Disney's Wilderness Lodge, 2/07- Saratoga Springs, 9/07- Boardwalk Villas, 2/09 Old Key West, 12/09 Boardwalk Villas,8/11 Bay Lake Tower,8/12 Bay Lake Tower,8/13 Bay Lake Tower
MeDWDDDS DD
jpolak is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-04-2010, 04:39 PM   #112
LuvSummer
Earning My Ears
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: New York
Posts: 37

Christmas ornament, dated pin,
LuvSummer is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-04-2010, 04:43 PM   #113
suse66
Mouseketeer
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Ontario, Canada
Posts: 195

I'm buying a Mickey charm for my Pandora bracelet this year. I got a Mickey coffee mug last year and will probably pick up one this year as well. I like the idea of getting a Christmas ornament each trip as well.
__________________
12 10 10
We can't wait to be back at the Happiest Place on Earth!

Grand Floridian Resort and Spa January 11-18, 2009
Polynesian Resort March 15-24, 2010
suse66 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-04-2010, 04:55 PM   #114
mindyd
DIS Veteran
 
mindyd's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2007
Posts: 1,222

I get a Christmas Ornament with the year on it. My husband gets a tshirt and also a pin, keychain with the year on it. My oldest daughter loves Kermit so she gets a shirt and atleast one Kermit. My other daughter gets a snow globe and charms for her bracelet.
mindyd is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-10-2010, 02:46 AM   #115
RedOne3781
Mouseketeer
 
RedOne3781's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Chicago, IL
Posts: 190

Every trip I try to come home with something Figment related.

I also used to collect antena toppers until I got my current car (it doesn't have an antena). Kind of miss the days when I had a topper for every occasion.

Finally, I always get a refillable mug. Then when I get home I throw away the one from the previous year and use the current one for daily coffee and stuff.
__________________
RedOne3781 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-10-2010, 03:25 AM   #116
Snork
Mouseketeer
 
Snork's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: St. Paul Minnesota
Posts: 398

Antenna topper and a few cups or glasses. My wife buys a hoodie each trip. She wears them till they fall apart so she needs buy a new one each trip.
Snork is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-10-2010, 04:22 AM   #117
General Panic
Mouseketeer
 
General Panic's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2003
Location: Scotland
Posts: 299

For the last 10 years or so on every trip i've been building up my collection of State Quarters. Fortunatly/unfortunatly i completed my collection last year so do not have this to look forward to this year.

My back up collection is pressed pennies but as i have also been collecting them in Orlando for over 10 years i've so many i always end up coming back with loads of doubles now

Time in 2010 maybe to look for something new!
__________________
General Panic is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-10-2010, 09:52 AM   #118
BEANTOWNDR7
To Infinity and Beyond
 
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: MA
Posts: 167

We usually purchase a magnet for the frig, with year we went as well as an ornament. we try to get a different ornament time but we always try to make sure it has the year on it. On a different note, we always purchase churros, it is a necessity.
__________________
May 2004 Disneyland - Peacock Suites
April 2005 Disneyland - Peacock Suites
March 2006 Disneyland - Grand Californian
November 2006 Disneyland - Peacock Suites
May 2007 WDW - AS Movies
February 2008 Disneyland - Peacock Suites
March 2009 WDW - Caribbean Beach Resort
October 2010 WDW - Bay Lake Towers
October 2011 WDW - Polynesian
November 2012 - Bay Lake Towers
October 2013 - Polynesian & Coronado Springs
January 2014 - Boardwalk

Me; Wife; Bre; Kenzie; Juli
BEANTOWNDR7 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-10-2010, 10:49 AM   #119
Christinarella
Mouseketeer
 
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: KY
Posts: 91

We always buy our son a Matchbox bus with the year on it. Other than that, a Mickey-head Christmas ornament with the year on it, and a new magnet. We don't go overboard with souveniers.
Christinarella is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 07-10-2010, 10:51 AM   #120
disneymagicgirl
Been there, Done that, Going back!
 
disneymagicgirl's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2005
Location: Franklin, TN
Posts: 3,931

Piece of art from that art store in DTD and usually a new beach towel.
__________________
MeDH,DD15,DS6 DS4
offsite in 1988,AKL 5/04,POP 6/05,ASMu 12/05 with MVMCP, ASMo 9/06 w/ MNSSHP,4/09 AKL, 9/09 MNSSHP & 7nt E.Carib DCL w/ Tortola, 10/10 Poly w/ MNSSHP, 10/11 POFQ w/ MNSSHP, 5/12 DCL Fantasy W. Carib and AKL/MK, 05/13 BC
disneymagicgirl is online now   Reply With Quote
Reply

Tags
disney, gift, pin, trip



Thread Tools
Display Modes Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
The Anti-folk thread - Because it deserves it's own thread!!! Shelton123 Teen Disney 19 01-23-2009 02:29 PM
The Anti-Occupancy Thread DVCLiz Disney Resorts 20 05-17-2006 12:26 AM
anti terrorism thread. gooseberry Community Board 5 09-17-2005 05:32 PM
The Anti AI Thread... Dax Community Board 16 05-22-2003 02:18 PM

facebooktwitterpinterestgoogle plusyoutubeDIS Updates
GET OUR DIS UPDATES DELIVERED BY EMAIL



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:33 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

Copyright © 1997-2014, Werner Technologies, LLC. All Rights Reserved.