This is the last trip the 4 of us ever take to WDW. Nov 2-12 *FinalUpdate 3/19* Pg.59

Discussion in 'Completed Trip Reports' started by that's nice, Nov 29, 2012.

  1. that's nice

    that's nice DIS Dad #330

    Nov 23, 2008
    Have you ever planned an entire week in Disney for 12 people and 2 months before your trip have 8 of those people back out? We got to the point when we were just gonna scrap our part of the trip all together but we hadn't been to Disney since March of 2011. And while that doesn't sound that long, it felt like forever to us. Not to mention it was going to be our son Christopher's first trip to Disney.

    We looked at different dates, we checked prices, we called and emailed our travel agent over 100 times (I have all the correspondence to prove it), we made spreadsheets, and wrote notes on scrap paper and we came up with this: We were going no matter what. Even if it was just the 4 of us.

    I guess intros would be good at this point because you might not know who we are. Or maybe you do and just want to see a few 'new' pictures of the kids. :lmao:

    First we have Christopher. He is 15 months old. This is his first trip to Disney. We have trained him to love Disney from the start. His whole room is Mickey mouse. I know the first time he sees Mickey he is just going to love him! :rolleyes1


    Next we have the princess, Juliana. She is a very smart, energetic kid. She loves her baby brother and is like a little mother to him. She loves Cinderella and all things Disney. Her favorite ride is Test Track.


    I can't forget about my DW Melody. She is a great mother who works hard and would do anything for her family and friends. She tried to turn me on to Disney when we first met but I refused.


    Then there is me, Tim. I went from refusing to goto Disney to being the Disney planner of the family.


    This is the story how we turned a 'Disney trip of epic proportions!' with friends to 'The last trip the 4 of us ever take to WDW' :scared1:

    EDIT:: forgot to save a spot for TOC.....

    Friday 11/2/12
    1) No Sleep till.... Brooklyn? P.3 Post #44
    2) When You Wish Upon A Star P.4 Post #60
    3) Say It Ain't So... P.6 Post #81
    4) Say It Ain't So...Pt.2 P.6 Post #82

    Saturday 11/3/12
    5) Run This Town. P.7 Post#100
    6) Dive Into The Pool! P.10 Post #142
    7) So Happy Together.... P.11 Post#162
    8) Hey, Mickey! P.12 Post #178

    Sunday 11/4/12

    9) You've Got A Friend In Me... P.14 Post #201
    10) All By Myself... P.19 Post #273
    11) Cheeseburger In Paradise? P.21 Post #301

    Monday 11/5/12

    12) Waka Waka (This Time For Africa) Pt.1 P.22 Post #321
    13) Waka Waka (This Time For Africa) Pt.2 P.22 Post #323
    14) The Lion Sleeps Tonight (and today, and tomorrow, and....) P.24 Post #356
    15) Over The River And Through The Woods......P.26 Post #387
    16) Walk the Dinosaur Pt.1 P.27 Post #393
    17) Walk the Dinosaur Pt.2 P.27 Post #394
    18) Hip, Hip, Pooh-Ray Pt.1 P.28 Post # 412
    19) Hip, Hip, Pooh-Ray Pt.2 P.28 Post # 413
    20) Gone Hollywood P.33 Post #481

    Tuesday 11/6/12

    21) November Rain P.34 Post #502
    22) I Am Merida P.36 Post #528
    23) Almost There P.37 Post #543
    24) Under The Sea P.37 Post #543
    25) Something There P.38 Post #564
    26) Deck the Halls P.39 Post #576
    27) Infinity & Beyond P.40 Post #589
    28) Sleeping With The Television On P.40 Post #592

    Wednesday 11/7/12

    29) Run-Around P.41 Post #604
    30) I Think We're Alone Now P.41 Post #613
    31) I Think We're Alone Now Pt.2 P.41 Post #614

    Thursday 11/8/12

    32) One Little Spark P.43 Post #643
    33) Eat It! P.45 Post #661
    34) That's Amore! P.47 Post #691
    35) Crush On You P.48 Post #712

    Friday 11/9/12

    36) Aloha Oe P.50 Post #748
    37) Get The Party Started! P.52 Post #767
    38) Bulls on Parade P.53 Post#781
    39) Boom Boom Pow P.53 Post #783

    Saturday 11/10/12

    40) Ring Ring Ring (Ha Ha Hey)
    41) Take It On The Run P.55 Post #823
    42) Carol Of The Bells P.56 Post #826

    Sunday 11/11/12

    43) Movin' On Up? P.57 Post #841
    44) Beyond The Sea P.58 Post #861

    Misc. Posts
    Current pics of the kids
    My Beverly tasting pics
  2. glennbo123

    glennbo123 DIS Veteran

    May 10, 2008
    Subbing! Am I first?

    Great pictures!
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  4. jenseib

    jenseib Mommy to Claire

    Oct 28, 2006
    I'm here

    edit...and I know why it's the last trip the 4 of you will ever take to WDW.

    Can't wait to hear more.
  5. jedijill

    jedijill Chiefs fan living in Bronco country

    Jan 17, 2005
    Second! (Dang it, not really!....Jen beat me by a minute!)

    Love the Halloween pics. Christopher as Woody is adorable and I cannot believe how much Juliana has grown!

    Jill in CO
  6. Woth2982

    Woth2982 DIS Veteran

    Oct 11, 2008
    Joining in!
  7. marvali

    marvali DIS Veteran

    Aug 8, 2007
    :woohoo: Page ONE!!! :banana:

    Love the short but succinct intros! And what a great title you came up with!!! :thumbsup2

    Oh, and congratulations!!! :goodvibes :yay: :dance3:
  8. Poolrat

    Poolrat I am alive, sometimes I wonder too.

    Jan 6, 2008
    HERE!!!!! and making it to page 1 :cool1::cool1:
  9. KatMark

    KatMark DIS Veteran

    Aug 5, 2007
    Thanks for the heads up.....NOT!!!!! :sad2:

    Well, I'm here and have no idea if I made Page 1. Back to read later.

    ****And at least I knew ahead of time WHY it is the last trip for the four of you.
  10. jedijill

    jedijill Chiefs fan living in Bronco country

    Jan 17, 2005
    Ooh, I have a guess about why its the last trip for the 4 of you! :)

    Jill in CO
  11. GreatBiscuit

    GreatBiscuit Golden but never flaky

    Aug 20, 1999
    Great start!

  12. marvali

    marvali DIS Veteran

    Aug 8, 2007
    Love the Woody Halloween costume BTW!!!
  13. FauntleroyFAN07

    FauntleroyFAN07 Commander of Donalds Crew Oh Boy, Oh Boy, Oh Boy

    Jul 6, 2007
    im here, enjoying the start, and pretty sure i figured out the title as well. but ill just wait and see.:)
  14. Caretames1

    Caretames1 Mom & Crazed Planner

    Jan 2, 2010
    I'm here!! :yay: Love the title!!
  15. that's nice

    that's nice DIS Dad #330

    Nov 23, 2008
    I can't believe some of you are still posting on my TRs. I've been very bad at following yours. :flower3:

    Howdy Glen! Yes, you are first! :welcome:

    Hello Jen! :wave2:

    Nice to 'see' you again! :lmao:

    :welcome: Jill!!!!

    We brought Christopher's Woody costume with us to WDW. You'll just have to see if it ever made it on him. popcorn::



    Hello Marv! I guess I can start the writing portion since you are here. :rotfl:

    Thank you!
  16. KatMark

    KatMark DIS Veteran

    Aug 5, 2007
    Yes, I'm surprised too. ;) It's only because your kids are so darn cute (good thing they look like their mommy).

    Great intros...and great pictures!
  17. mommy2mrb

    mommy2mrb Mama to a Princess - But I'm A Scrap Princess!

    Sep 26, 2004
    I'm here too!

    and I know where the TR title comes from too :goodvibes

    the kids look so cute in their halloween costumes! and I totally agree with Kathy we come to look at the cuteness in your kids, thank goodness they look like their pretty mama :rotfl:

    dang on page two oh well at least I'm at the top of it :rotfl:
  18. archdandy

    archdandy DIS Veteran

    Apr 1, 2011
    I'm tuning in and sitting in suspense at the title of the trip report! :thumbsup2
  19. dizneeat

    dizneeat DIS Veteran

    Apr 9, 2006
    I am in. Can't miss out on a Tim report! :thumbsup2
  20. IheartDDuck

    IheartDDuck DIS Veteran

    Sep 20, 2009

    And I think I can guess why it's the last trip the '4' of you ever take to WDW. ;)
  21. Captain_Oblivious

    Captain_Oblivious DIS Dad #257

    Nov 10, 2008
    Just found your TR! I'm in, so you can start with the updates now. :rotfl2:

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