Cast: Susy-35 and celebrating my 36th birthday at Cinderella's Royal Table character breakfast. Mike-32 and best husband in the world! Marcus- 4 and sweetest little boy in the world! Well, we leave in two days for the Animal Kingdom Lodge! We are soooooo ready for a vacation! We are leaving Friday around 1pm and are hoping to arrive at AKL at around 5pm. We have dinner reservations at Jiko and MAYBE we will head over to either MGM or Downtown Disney. That is , IF we can be pulled ourselves away from our African lodge, which my doctor says is just like the Ark in Kenya! I have the episode of "Great Hotels" from the travel channel on tape and can't believe we are actually staying there! Saturday, we have an early character breakfast at Animal Kingdom . Since this will be our fourth visit to this park we plan to take our time to see things. We plan on riding Kali River Rapids, but that's our only priority for this park. Saturday night we will head to Epcot for dinner at the Rose and Crown! Sunday -our Cinderella breakfast, followed by a morning of riding our favorite rides at MK! Sunday night -dinner at Boma's while Marcus goes to Simba's Clubhouse. Monday- breakfast at Boma (this is my actual birthday) check out We plan on spending a lot of time enjoying the resort and relaxing. Thanks to all who have given us tips for this resort! We definitely want to check out the new toy store, "Once Upon A Toy" in Downtown Disney. Marcus is really looking forward to that!