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14 Things that Might Surprise You About the Disney Fantasy Cruise

14 Things that Might Surprise You About the Disney Fantasy Cruise

Everyone’s favorite mouse invited us on a preview cruise aboard the Disney Fantasy Cruise Ship. Before our most recent two trips to Disney, my husband and I would not have pegged ourselves for the Disney demographic. Sure, we have three kids, five and under. Still, our pre-kid vacations were more focused on hiking through jungles, exploring historical ruins, and touring Gothic churches. So, could a Disney cruise deliver both for our kids and for us? Where the … Read entire article »

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Castaway Cay – Disney’s Own Private Island

Castaway Cay – Disney’s Own Private Island

As the snow piles up outside our home in the Northeast, memories of our Disney Dream cruise keep us warm. The ship itself is a work of art and we were also captivated by Castaway Cay, Disney’s own private island in the Bahamas. Being a few shades paler than white, my family and I aren’t really sunbathers. We love exploring the coast but lounging in a tropical paradise is not our usual vacation preference.    And yet, we … Read entire article »

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Aboard the Disney Dream Cruise Ship for the Christening Cruise

Aboard the Disney Dream Cruise Ship for the Christening Cruise

A Dream is a Wish Your Heart Makes – Stepping Aboard the Disney Dream From the moment we stepped aboard the Disney Dream, we entered a fairy tale world. A deck party welcomed guests on board with streamers for all the kids and energetic performances by our favorite Disney characters. There was a champagne toast and, this being Disney, they even thought of the children, the pregnant women, and the abstainers–trays were ready with sparkling cider … Read entire article »

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Disney Dream Christening

Disney Dream Christening

I hope you don’t mind a lot of Disney Dream posts because I cannot wait to share more about this voyage with you.  The entire time at Disney, I was taken with how large a role Disney played in the imaginative life of not only my childhood but my teen years as well. Disney is magic.  And I am not talking about the princess glamor and the merchandising–Disney’s power lies in its ability to weave a … Read entire article »

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Ready to Sail on a Dream!

Ready to Sail on a Dream!

I am thrilled beyond belief to be joining Disney on the Christening Cruise of the Disney Dream! When I received the invitation, I was so excited to be one of the first to experience this ship and to have the opportunity to bring along our family. This will be our first cruise with the kids, and our first time at Disney with the kids, and we are all extremely excited. Usually, I try not to talk-up our family … Read entire article »

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