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poppinspenguin 298.6 #987 

Hi, All! My name is Linda. I'm married to a fellow Disney fan & have two teenage boys. My life's goal is to go to all the Disney parks. Just have Hong Kong & Shanghai left (trip planned for Spring 2017)!
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 298.6 #987 (DL Qual #357

December 3, 2015 6:17 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
#Throwback to DLParis trip. Here's a collage that includes a pic of the cars in their Luigi's attraction.

Reminds me of the kids shopping cart at the grocery store  - pikarich  6322.2 #22 7:00PM
Paris is on my  - Dianat710  80.3 #4068 7:34PM
It was a lot like Mater's with two circular tracks that intertwined.  Plus, the cars could fit four people! - poppinspenguin  298.6 #987 8:17PM

 298.6 #987 (DL Qual #357

November 21, 2015 1:24 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
#DL Paris pin RAK results. Congrats @tina7321! You were the closest without going over. We walked a lot during our week in Paris. The first day we got there, we were only able to spend half the day in the parks. Our first full day, we walked 17,111 steps! What we didn't know was that we would keep on walking quite so many. My sister converted all our steps to miles - 65.4! What's the most   More...

- keepmovingforward  264.6 #1286 1:34PM
Congrats! Over 20 miles one day at WDW. - jacdanfan  12686.4 #6 1:37PM
Dang near fainted!  πŸ˜‰ - poppinspenguin  298.6 #987 3:25PM
And that fact ain't tainted! - jacdanfan  12686.4 #6 5:51PM
Thank you so much I actually have a fitbit the most I walked at disneyland and California Adventure was 16342 and that was bothe parks.  - tina7321  184.2 #2275 1:51PM
congrats!!! - OhanaPhoto  6491.1 #21 4:53PM

 298.6 #987 (DL Qual #357

November 19, 2015 4:36 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
Throw Back Thursday to last week - Space Mountain #DL Paris style! This ride was ...out of this world! An outside launch, a revolution, and a couple corkscrews! I literally had a smile on my face but bruises on the shoulders!

Niiiice - evilemohand  1299.1 #144 5:45PM
I am not a big Space Mountain person, but I rode this 3 times when I was there.  So fun!! - DisneyManders  26.7 #6640 6:47PM

 298.6 #987 (DL Qual #357

November 16, 2015 5:08 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
#RAK from DL Paris - Part two. I have three English and three French version park guides to give away. The first three MWers who want one of each language will win. So, there will be a total of six winners, one guide per person. Must have at least 25pts, ability to DM, and US mail only. See the photo of my souvenir haul for pics of the guides. Bon chance!

If you really want these gone fast, along with your other rak you'll want to move these posts to Disneyland talk. If you want to do that click the little clock in the upper right & select MP which stands for move post, then select Disneyland talk. You can also leave it here but not as many people visit the hub so the choice is yours - UTDISNEYFAMILY  2031.5 #87 8:08PM
Good idea!  Thanks! - poppinspenguin  298.6 #987 3:53AM
Please add me for @pikarich for the park maps since I know he collects them - UTDISNEYFAMILY  2031.5 #87 5:08PM
In English please.  - UTDISNEYFAMILY  2031.5 #87 5:11PM
Will do - one English chosen, two to go! - poppinspenguin  298.6 #987 5:20PM
Thank you so much - pikarich  6322.2 #22 7:35PM
Do you have anything left to RAK from DL Paris? I will even pay for shipping. Sorry late to this post. - CoachDisney  401.2 #593 6:56PM
I actually do have another DL Paris RAK going for the French version of the Inside Out pin! - poppinspenguin  298.6 #987 7:02PM
Please add me for the Alice pin. - djmickeymouse  10.3 #0 8:56PM
Sorry for any confusion but this RAK was just for the park guides.  This RAK has been closed.  I am doing a separate RAK for an Inside Out pin but one of the rules is having a minimum of 25 MW pts.  Keep posting or inputting wait times! - poppinspenguin  298.6 #987 3:06AM

 298.6 #987 (DL Qual #357

November 16, 2015 4:58 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
#RAK from DL Paris! I'd like to RAK this "Vice Versa" aka Inside Out pin from DL Paris. Rules - US mail only, must have at least 25 pts, and ability to DM. Now for the fun part - to win, please guess the number of steps I took during my first full day at DLParis, without going over. I'll draw a name if there is a tie. RAK will close Saturday, Nov 21st at noon Disney CA time. Bon chance!

What a fun RAK. Please add me. I will say you had 20,000 steps. I bet it was an awesome trip. Thanks!  - keepmovingforward  264.6 #1286 5:13AM
We had a great time in the parks!  I love experiencing Disney in other cultures! - poppinspenguin  298.6 #987 7:45AM
Yes, other cultures are fun. - keepmovingforward  264.6 #1286 1:25PM
Cute name to call the movie. Thanks for doing this rak. No need to add - misschurro  7730.4 #14 6:16AM
I like the Spanish translation too- Intensamente.  It means intensely but also with a play on words with the spanish word for mind. ;) - PixiePrincessPolly  213.5 #1904 3:38PM
Oh thanks for that tidbit! - misschurro  7730.4 #14 3:40PM
You got me curious about different versions, so I did a search on IMDB.  Funnily enough it said, in some countries, the sport game the father is thinking about at the dinner table is soccer instead of hockey.   - poppinspenguin  298.6 #987 8:54PM
Yes, but I think it should be left at hockey- they are from Minnesota after all. - PixiePrincessPolly  213.5 #1904 9:11AM
Goodness knows the folks in MN do love their hockey!  Salute! - poppinspenguin  298.6 #987 10:36AM
1 Bob - UTDISNEYFAMILY  2031.5 #87 12:16PM
I was waiting for someone to do this!!  Too funny! - poppinspenguin  298.6 #987 1:08PM
RAK closed!  Thanks everyone for your guesses.  I'll run through them here in a bit and let you know who won!   - poppinspenguin  298.6 #987 1:09PM

 298.6 #987 (DL Qual #357

November 14, 2015 11:40 AM  Disneyland Talk Land
#DL Paris trip update. Hi, all, I'm finally back in the States and headed home! Thanks again for all your thoughts and prayers! Truly brought home to me how wonderful of a community we have here on MW!

I had been enjoying all your posts from Paris, so you're actually the first person I thought of when I heard what happened. I'm so glad you're ok and made it home safely!πŸ’• - debbiev  1456.6 #126 12:56PM
Glad you made it home safely.  - redsoxcarlos  3993.5 #42 11:52AM
I'm so glad you are safe.  - LaPearleNoir  2566.5 #61 1:13PM
I am so happy and relieved to hear that you are safe in the United States!! - AngiMouse  152.0 #2762 1:15PM

 298.6 #987 (DL Qual #357

November 13, 2015 1:13 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
Last set of pics from Disney Store on Champs Elysees #Paris. The had the new Star Wars trailer playing on a big screen in the store. Lots of very cool stuff!

Having trouble posting - hope this goes through.  I'm ok but may have trouble flying home. Please pray for those hurt and killed in attacks!  - poppinspenguin  298.6 #987 7:48PM
We are praying! Safe travels home!  - LaPearleNoir  2566.5 #61 7:50PM
Oh whew!! Hope you get home soon! Safe travels  - misschurro  7730.4 #14 8:06PM
Have been praying since I first. Saw this on the news. Will continue   - suzieq65  150.6 #2788 8:09PM
Hope you can get home. πŸ™πŸ»πŸ™πŸ» - RadiatorSprings4Ever  2295.8 #73 8:09PM
We'll keep praying. Looks like the flights are still going to Paris , just delayed so I hope yours gets going soon. Praying for the victims and I'm sorry for whatever you all went through too. - secretagentangel  7928.4 #12 8:14PM
Glad to hear that you are safe! - 1Princess3Princes  643.7 #335 9:30PM
Thanks again, all!! We are flying non-rev/standby, so travel will be a little challenging.  Our original flight was cancelled but looks like all others are scheduled.  Lots of security here at CDG, so I feel very safe.  Strangely enough, my last international DL trip was to Tokyo, when they had the earthquake.  I may have some bad ju ju going on!  Keep those prayer for those hurt coming.  So sad to read stories of events.   - poppinspenguin  298.6 #987 10:32PM
I hope you are safe! Prayers for Paris. - LaPearleNoir  2566.5 #61 6:43PM
Watch your backs, keep your eyes and ears open and be safe! God Bless... - 4mouseketeers  133.9 #3071 7:35AM
I am so glad you are ok!!  My thoughts and prayers immediately went out to you when I heard about what was happening in Paris.  πŸ™. I pray you have safe travels back to the States my friend!!  - AngiMouse  152.0 #2762 7:40AM

 298.6 #987 (DL Qual #357

November 13, 2015 12:14 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
Tsum tsum display at the Disney Store in #Paris for all you collectors out there!

@MeridaFan πŸ˜πŸ˜πŸ˜πŸ˜πŸ˜πŸ˜πŸ˜πŸ˜πŸ˜πŸ˜πŸ˜πŸ˜‚πŸ˜πŸ˜‰ - sawman911  3228.8 #48 12:16PM
I am NOT a collector!  Besides, isn't this luxkitty 's living room?   - MeridaFan  4244.2 #39 2:26PM
Just in case you wanted to get started. πŸ˜‰ - sawman911  3228.8 #48 2:48PM
MeridaFan πŸ˜‚ Minus the shirts/bags/larger creepy TSUMs....yep!  - luxkitty  4371.0 #36 3:17PM
πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ sawman911 luxkitty - MeridaFan  4244.2 #39 3:28PM
😩 - arieldonald  30.0 #6282 12:25PM
Be safe - carminaire  886.7 #220 8:46PM
Hope you are all safe and get home safely.   - Bobbierocha  147.1 #2844 6:19PM

 298.6 #987 (DL Qual #357

November 13, 2015 12:13 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
The backside of the storm troopers at the Disney Store on the Champs Elysses. #Paris.

Make that "Elysees".  πŸ˜ - poppinspenguin  298.6 #987 12:16PM

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 298.6 #987 (DL Qual #357

November 10, 2015 9:17 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
In #DLParis, there are two parks - DL and Walt Disney Studios. WDS is on the smaller side but had the Hollywood area with ToT, the Toyland area, Ratatouille area, Crush Coaster ride, itty bitty Carsland, and lots of shows. Notice the opening day speech in French!

  - tina7321  184.2 #2275 10:49PM
Are you enjoying it?  Disneyland Paris is one of my favourite parks:-) - beentoall  1271.6 #0 7:52AM
Yes, thanks, we had a great time!  Crush's Coaster was open, and we road it each morning during our early entry! Really could have done without all the smokers tho, no offense, but don't like breathing second hand smoke while walking around.  Looking forward to HK and Shanghai next! - poppinspenguin  298.6 #987 11:55AM
When are you planning to vIsit HK?  Have you already bben to Tokyo?  Disney Sea there is  - beentoall  1271.6 #0 1:36PM
Hi, beentoall!  Yes, we did Tokyo parks - DisneySea.  Loved it and loved traveling in Japan.  China trip is planned for 2017 - hoping the Shanghai park bugs will be worked out by then!  Are you going to the Shanghai park when it opens? - poppinspenguin  298.6 #987 10:40PM

 298.6 #987 (DL Qual #357

November 10, 2015 12:34 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
The Tower of Terror at #DLParis is just like the one in Anaheim vs the one in Florida. I'm not quite sure, but the doll on the couch looks a little diff. Lastly, maybe a die hard fan could tell me what Vivian West has to do with Tower of Terror? Her name was on a card in the book case. Hmmm.

 298.6 #987 (DL Qual #357

November 10, 2015 12:20 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
@disneychef - here is the requested pic of the Remy chef's hats in the Marianne store in the Ratatouille area of #DLParis.

I love it!! This is my son's favorite movie right now. He cracks up every time remy runs around. Wish there was more ratoutille love here.  - FoolishMortal138  517.9 #437 1:02PM
Thank you for the picture really nice love ratatouille the movie. - tina7321  184.2 #2275 5:04PM

 298.6 #987 (DL Qual #357

November 10, 2015 6:03 AM  Disneyland Talk Land
We ate at Bistro Chez Remy at #DLParis last night. I had a salad, steak, frites, ratatouille, and chocolate mousse. So much yummy food!

What a fun (and yummy) experience.  - LaPearleNoir  2566.5 #61 6:07AM
Ooh la la πŸ˜‹ - TheDroidYouAreLookingFor  473.0 #488 1:00PM
Yessssss. Yummy.  - iLOVELUCYnDISNEY  978.2 #207 8:28PM
Hi there!  I received your direct message and found where it is located.  I was not able to reply.  It said, "You can't send message because your rank is less then 10. Thanks"  So, it appears I need to mature a bit in my status...  Thank you for showing me where it is located and how it works! - bettyremainanonymous  1.2 #67461 4:05PM
Glad to help!  MW is an awesome community - so happy you could join us! - poppinspenguin  298.6 #987 4:09PM

 298.6 #987 (DL Qual #357

November 10, 2015 5:21 AM  Disneyland Talk Land
Some of the snacks of #DLParis. On the popcorn, they gave you a choice of sweet or salt. While the popcorn is nowhere near as good as DL, the option of sweet was nice!

@misschurro - as requested - pics of #DLParis snacks.   - poppinspenguin  298.6 #987 12:30PM

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 298.6 #987 (DL Qual #357

November 9, 2015 7:20 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
More #DLParis castle area pics. It's very beautiful and unique!

- leopardditz2000  1157.2 #168 7:37PM
- MaddForMansion  787.1 #258 7:42PM
- Honeybunch  66.0 #4420 9:43PM
Hope to see it too some day!!    - teapotsandteacups  1402.2 #137 12:28AM

 298.6 #987 (DL Qual #357

November 9, 2015 5:42 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
Christmas decorations at #DLParis. Joyeux Noel!

Pretty!! - brodysmommy  453.8 #515 7:42PM
So pretty! - brguest85  242.3 #1522 7:57PM
The area in the upper left pic was gorgeous - little white shimmery blue lights on a grove of trees by the area equivalent to where to flag is in DL. - poppinspenguin  298.6 #987 9:28PM

 298.6 #987 (DL Qual #357

November 9, 2015 5:34 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
I'm seeing lots of stuffed toys of characters that seem unique to #DLParis. Cute, huh?

Is that Donald all white?  - secretagentangel  7928.4 #12 5:49PM
Strangely enough, yes.  - poppinspenguin  298.6 #987 6:32PM
Scrump - Apples2  643.0 #336 6:58PM
Please add me for the Mad Hatter πŸ˜‚ - MaddForMansion  787.1 #258 7:46PM
And you are picking up which one for me?πŸ˜‰ - Lelundrial  773.1 #266 7:58PM
I'm not much of a stuffed toy person, instead I've purchased way too many pins! - poppinspenguin  298.6 #987 9:26PM

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 298.6 #987 (DL Qual #357

November 9, 2015 12:53 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
#DLParis castle pics with a photo of the dragon who lives beneath!

Great collage! - DarthTinkerbell  981.5 #206 12:56PM
Beautiful, I'd love to go someday  - LiveLaughLoveDisney  301.6 #0 3:14PM
Thank you for posting the pictures  - tina7321  184.2 #2275 8:54PM
Very neat! - MisSingAlong  99.5 #0 9:17PM

 298.6 #987 (DL Qual #357

November 9, 2015 12:48 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
Shop windows at the Disneyland Hotel at #DLParis. Frozen just might be a bigger deal here.

- tina7321  184.2 #2275 1:07PM
So pretty!! I love it!! - brodysmommy  453.8 #515 1:13PM
Beautiful  - DeadliestPassholder  374.0 #647 2:08PM

 298.6 #987 (DL Qual #357

November 9, 2015 12:41 PM  The Hub
Villain merchandise at #DLParis for those of you who appreciate a good bad guy/girl. I love the stuffed dragon, but he won't fit in my baggage!

@luxkitty - poppinspenguin  298.6 #987 5:44PM
😍 I've been waiting for the dragon but I was hoping they would change his colors like they did with Pinocchio for the 60th.  - luxkitty  4371.0 #36 5:47PM
The bottom left tshirts was silky with a shear material by the shoulders.  Very pretty! - poppinspenguin  298.6 #987 6:33PM

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