But We Haven't Lost Last Years Weight Yet! COMPLETED PAGE 32!

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  1. Pooh's-Honey-Pot

    Pooh's-Honey-Pot Secretly prefers Tangled to Frozen...

    May 31, 2007
    Helloooooooo and welcome to my brand new food report! I had great fun writing last years, so I’m back for another go!

    MEDICAL DISCLAIMER!! I am afraid to say you are not going to see much healthy food over the course of this review. There is, however, a medical reason!!! Yes, I am able to justify the diet you are about to see before you! I suffer a bit of an ongoing tummy problem, which has been getting a lot worse lately. When I went to the doctor he asked me about my diet. I proudly (and a little smugly) told him that I eat about 8 portions of fruit and veg a day. He advised me that this is “too healthy” and I needed to cut back.

    Well, as you will see, I am never one to ignore doctor’s orders!!!!!!!!!

    So let me introduce us, I am Sonya and my DH is Tony. We have been together 7 years, been to Disney 6 times in that time (in 2004 I won a holiday to Australia so we couldn’t go to Florida . . . ironically I only entered the competition to try and win the 2nd prize which was cash, in order to pay for a Florida trip!), and in 2006 we got married in Disney’s wedding pavilion. We love us a bit of Disney.

    Things we don’t like – seafood and small portions, so you won’t see much of them here! Apart from that we are pretty much anything goes, diet-wise!

    This year’s trip was quite long! We spent two weeks in Orlando from May 2nd – 16th, and then a week on the Disney Magic cruising the Western Caribbean! That’s a lot of food . . . that’s a lot of weight to gain. Tony has already weighed himself . . . it wasn’t pretty. I am holding off for a week or so!

    This is us on the formal night on board. Hi there!!
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    Had a bit of a rough start to the trip – we were meant to be staying at Port Orleans Riverside . . . when we arrived they told us Virgin (our TA’s) had cancelled the booking 10 days earlier, and the hotel was full!!!!! :scared1:Thank goodness for Disney customer service is all I can say. They found us a room at French Quarter (where we stayed last year and loved) and we decided to stay there for the full two weeks (nearer to the beignets!!). Took a few days for the TA to sort out the dining plan (which we were on for the first time) and our park tickets, as they were cancelled as well, but we got there in the end! And yes, there is a 6 page complaint letter in the post to our travel agents as we speak!!! And no, stress doesn’t put us off our food! :thumbsup2

    So without further ado, a list below of the places we will be reviewing! We went to a mix of old and new places (to us) this year, and have a new surprise favourite!

    Table Service
    Boma – breakfast-p20
    Boma - dinner - p22
    Le Cellier – lunch p11
    T-Rex – dinner p11
    California Grill - dinner p13
    Ohanas – dinner p15
    50’s Primetime – dinner p p17
    Kona Café – breakfast p25
    The Wave - dinner - p20
    1900 Park Fayre – dinner p19
    Chefs De France – lunch - p23
    Nine Dragons – dinner - p27
    Crystal Palace – dinner - p25
    Beaches n Cream – lunch and dinner - p23 & p30
    Chef Mickey – breakfast - p27
    Grand Floridian café – lunch - p29
    Raglan Road – dinner -p29
    House of Blues - p25

    Counter Service
    Riverside Mill Food court – dinner - page 3
    Sassagoula Floatworks – breakfast (many times!) Page 7, 11 13, 15, 17, 22 25 &29
    Earl of Sandwich – lunch (4 times) Page 7, p20 p27m p30
    Cookes of Dublin – lunch - page 13
    Wolfgang Puck Express – breakfast and lunch p15 & p23
    Peco Bills - lunch p19
    Pizzafari – lunch - p22
    Captain Cook’s – breakfast p19
    Casey’s - lunch - p25

    Ghirardelli’s (about 25 times!) p11, 15, 25, 27
    Sunshine Seasons p11
    Goofy’s Candy Store p11 & 25
    Main Street Bakery (too many times!) p19, p25, p30
    Mini Donut Hut - Blizzard Beach p15
    Kaka Gori - p23
    Kringla Bakeri - p23
    Riverside Mill food court p3, p20
    Popcorn stand p13
    Dinosaur Gerties p13
    Anandapur Icecream Truck - p22
    Pretzel stand - p17
    Sleepy Hollow - p25

    Tony Romas - dinner - page 7
    Market Street Café, Celebration – lunch - p17
    Buffalo Wild Wings – lunch - p25
    Starbucks – snack - page 7

    Plus 7 nights of fabulous food onboard the Disney Magic! Page 32

    Hope some of you can join me for these reviews! :goodvibes Will get the first review up tomorrow!
  2. Worfiedoodles

    Worfiedoodles DIS Veteran

    May 19, 2005
    :woohoo:! I can't believe it's already time for another one of your fantabulous reports! I don't want to miss a word (or a bite!) :mickeybar

    I can't believe what happened with your TA, I am so sorry! Kind of a rotten start, but POFQ is so lovely, and even closer to DTD with a short trip to POR, so really the next best thing! :thumbsup2

    Maria :upsidedow
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  4. NWOhioAngela

    NWOhioAngela DIS Veteran

    Jan 16, 2005
    Another faithful reader reporting in. Let the feasting begin.
  5. KatMark

    KatMark DIS Veteran

    Aug 5, 2007
    Oooh....this is going to be good. I can't wait.
  6. dizneeat

    dizneeat DIS Veteran

    Apr 9, 2006
    Yeah! You started your new trippie!!!:banana: I am SO in!!!!!!!!!!

    Can't wait to read all about your delicious adventures, what will you get me hooked on this time? :rotfl: Last time it was Magic Cookie bars and Krispy Kreme! :lmao:
  7. dancemomnj

    dancemomnj DIS Veteran

    Feb 8, 2006
    Looking forward to the report! So sorry your trip started out like that!
  8. oybolshoi

    oybolshoi DIS Veteran

    Aug 16, 2004
    Midwestern US stomach checking in ... :laughing:
  9. ciera321

    ciera321 DIS Veteran

    Jan 9, 2004
    Ready and waiting!!! :goodvibes
  10. Twinkly-Tink

    Twinkly-Tink Mouseketeer

    May 24, 2008
    I really enjoyed your last report and we're off to POFQ in 10 days ..... so I'm in!!!! :thumbsup2
  11. MickeyNicki

    MickeyNicki It is pretty darn sad when a valet picks you out a

    Sep 22, 2005
    Cannot wait to hear all about it, especially POFQ since we are staying there for the first time next week and again in Oct.

    I would love to spend a Dis vacation like yours!
  12. onejellyshelly

    onejellyshelly Mouseketeer

    Oct 8, 2008
    Ready and waiting.
  13. Tickanee

    Tickanee Mouseketeer

    May 26, 2009
    Wow! I think I just finished your last review. LOL! Yay - that means no lapse between reviews...Can't wait to read more. I loved your last review.
  14. SuzieN

    SuzieN DIS Veteran

    Jul 6, 2007
    Looking forward to your report!! LOVE your dress!!!!!:goodvibes
  15. torsie24

    torsie24 Mummy to a perfect princess.

    May 14, 2008
    Oooooh, I can't wait for the reviews to start!!!

    Loooove your previous one! :)

    Lovely cruise photos too!
  16. lovemickeyshouse

    lovemickeyshouse DISNEY LOVER

    Jun 26, 2006
    Looking forward to your report hope with lots of pics to help me pick some of my 8 dinner chioces .
  17. luckytobeme88

    luckytobeme88 DIS Veteran

    Jul 26, 2007
    How do you get so lucky winning one contest after another?? Something magical is happening here.....and I am not going to miss any.
  18. padisneylover

    padisneylover <b><font color=f95602>Member of the 'Jambo! WildBu

    Dec 8, 2002
    Can't wait for your report to start:cool1:
  19. pennyplanner

    pennyplanner DIS Veteran

    Aug 25, 1999
    Goodness, you both look wonderful in your formal photo! Love the dress!!!:goodvibes

    Looking forward to your witty reviews!

  20. tink1957

    tink1957 Proud Redhead

    May 18, 2008
    :cool1:I'm here, bring on the food porn!

    So sorry about your rough beginning, but POFQ is a great resort so it sounds like a win anyway.
  21. Tink113

    Tink113 DIS Veteran

    Jan 9, 2008
    Sonya - I'm in!!! It was so great to have you guys on the ship with us. You and Tony are too much fun. We had the BEST cruise thread! :grouphug: Can't wait to read your food report! What's the word about Disney at Christmas? Are you guys coming?


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