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Old 05-09-2010, 08:45 AM   #1
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Red face Surprise trip for my Minnie

Hey there folks,

I have booked a surprise trip for my Minnie. I have scheduled her for a week of vacation at work so that is all set. How far in advance do you think I should tell her? We are going Sept 11-18th. I figure she will want some time to pack and I also know that the excitement of looking forward to the trip is half the fun. Any advice?
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Old 05-09-2010, 12:26 PM   #2
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I would say time to pack is only a day or two. But if she starts planning to do stuff the same week you may need to head that off, maybe two weeks or a month before. Plus won't she want to give some imput on ADRs?
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Old 05-09-2010, 03:40 PM   #3
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I don't know your Minnie's age, but the least lead time I gave my Minnie (age 6)
was one night, and she had to solve a mouse themed (Despereax, Maisy, Stuart Little, etc.) treasure hunt to get to the solution!

It was fine, and she was overjoyed despite the short notice!
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Old 05-09-2010, 03:49 PM   #4
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Well we are in our late 20's. Dinner reservations all done at our favorite places.
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Old 05-11-2010, 01:23 PM   #5
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I'd guess that you know her best, so if you think a couple weeks, a couple days, or a couple hours is enough time...then you're probably right. I think it's really neat that you are surprising her! Have a great trip!
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