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Old 11-16-2010, 04:11 PM   #1
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Because I am Your Mom and I Say So! (October TR) 3/15 Food and Wine and More

Thanks for taking a look at my trip report, please join in!

When: October 16-24, 2010

Where: Disneyworld and Universal Studios

Who: Me, DH, DD, and DS

Why: Because it is the greatest place on Earth! Plus, MNSSHP and the Wizarding World of Harry Potter.

How: By way of car, 10.5 hours to be exact!

Well, there are the details. Will be back shortly for the introductions. Also, the link for my PTR for this trip is in my siggie. Oh, and for those who are interested in the reasons behind my trip title, you will have to stay tuned for that.

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Old 11-16-2010, 04:12 PM   #2
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Disney in December
Travel Day and Jameson Inn
December Trip Plans
October 16- Part 1 Arrival
October 16- Part 2 Beach Club and Boardwalk
October 17- Animal Kingdom Part 1 Kilimanjaro Safaris and Maharajah Jungle Trek
October 17-AK Part 2- The Rides and Finding Nemo
October 17- AK Part 3- pp pictures and upgrades
October 17- Epcot- Garden Grill and Illuminations
October 18- Epcot- Character Connection and the Seas with Nemo and Friends
October 18- Epcot Food and Wine and More

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Old 11-16-2010, 05:04 PM   #3
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Introductions

Me:

My name is Ashley and I am a 30 year old stay-at-home mom to two spirited and loving kiddos. I would describe myself as an over-thinking type A personality who has a true love for all things fun (trips to Disney being the echelon of fun!) and a true hatred for things I deem not-so-much fun (such as cleaning and cooking). I truly enjoy spending every moment I can with my kids and husband, and feel very blessed to have this life. Oh, and if you canít tell, I also am very silly and sarcastic.

DH:

Chris, who is a hard-working chemist (on the wrong side of 35) that spends his time-off playing fantasy football, and helping me out around the house. He is a hands-on dad, which is great for me! His greatest attributes are his willingness to say yes to me, and his ability to recall vast amounts of useless information.


Here is a picture of us from our April 2010 trip. Donít have any pictures alone that isnít a silly one (well, or scary one)




DD:

Chloe, my 5 year old princess. She is a little me in every way, including her bossiness and independence. She is currently taking her third year of dance and is a first year student (ya know, kindergartener). Life is never dull with her around.




DS:

Noah, my 4 year old joker. He loves to make a joke out of anything and isnít happy until you are. He is now playing soccer for his first year and is not so sure if he likes it. He is in pre-k 4 a few times a week (which gives me my much needed free time).



Up next- Traveling to the World!
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Old 11-16-2010, 05:46 PM   #4
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subbing in ...great start and can't wait to follow along for the fun!
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Old 11-16-2010, 08:03 PM   #6
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Hi Ashley! I am here!
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Old 11-16-2010, 10:14 PM   #8
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I am looking forward to seeing your pictures and reading about your fun. We enjoyed hanging out with you guys under the sea!
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Hey Ashley. I'm here. Can't wait to hear all about your trip.
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Joining in! Looking forward to seeing where else our paths might have almost crossed!
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