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Tom
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Tom  
 13209.4 #5 (DL Qual #33

August 19, 2016 3:45 PM  The Hub
Enjoyed reading that SMK. Good stuff! πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ˜Š

Tagged in: Disney History  
Great history lesson,  I learn something new and had nothing new to add πŸ™πŸ™πŸ˜ - pikarich  6338.2 #22 10:40AM
Hey pikarich! So glad you enjoyed it! Thank you! I think this is the first time I've ever seen you say you didn't have anything to add! πŸ˜‚ I'm shocked!  - Duchess_SMK  6592.9 #19 10:45AM
πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - misschurro  7743.4 #14 7:43AM
Doritos were invented there!  Great post, takes me back, way back! - jacdanfan  13085.9 #6 10:46AM
They sure were! So cool! Thank you!! - Duchess_SMK  6592.9 #19 2:00PM
You should add the Doritos story to your history lesson. Very interesting. - jacdanfan  13085.9 #6 5:02PM
I had no idea about any of this--the Frito Kid is so cute!  Thanks for the time and care you put into these posts!  (I want Fritos now, haha)  So neat to see the vintage menu, too!   - Spoonful_O_Sugar  649.3 #332 7:25AM
We need a Frito the Kid sticker!! - varela2892  78.2 #4125 8:37PM

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Tom  
 13209.4 #5 (DL Qual #33

August 16, 2016 6:20 AM  The Hub
πŸŽ‰πŸŽˆπŸ˜Š

πŸŽ‰πŸŽˆπŸ˜Š - Tom  13209.4 #5 6:20AM
!!!! - DisneyPrincessT  317.8 #870 7:54AM
We can't wait to experience all of the changes. - LaPearleNoir  2566.5 #61 6:07AM
SO EXCITED!!!   - AngiMouse  157.3 #2685 6:26AM

Tom  
 13209.4 #5 (DL Qual #33

August 12, 2016 8:34 PM  The Hub
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A boy!πŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™Boys are great! I guessed you were having a girl on your IG post #loserπŸ˜‚. πŸ‘©πŸΌπŸ‘¨πŸΌ - RadiatorSprings4Ever  2300.7 #73 6:06PM
πŸ˜„πŸ˜…πŸ˜‚ - FrankenweenieVelinee  3794.8 #43 6:26PM
πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚I guessed the same as you and I'm Team Boys too. #losertooπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - Witchie77  390.3 #615 9:29PM
Witchie77 πŸ˜‚ the majority of the people guessed boy too.πŸ˜πŸ˜‚ - RadiatorSprings4Ever  2300.7 #73 10:26AM
Agreed, boys are wonderful. I love my boys. They are so much fun and give the best hugs. πŸ˜ƒ - Bassplayerswife  821.7 #241 3:21PM
Bassplayerswife and you have such good boys too! - RadiatorSprings4Ever  2300.7 #73 4:40PM
Aw thanks 😊 - Bassplayerswife  821.7 #241 7:16PM
 How exciting - disneyforme  524.0 #433 6:08PM
CONGRATULATIONS!!!! πŸ˜€ - encinitasrunner  98.3 #3720 12:54PM
- catlikesmouse  150.9 #2786 12:56PM

Tom  
 13209.4 #5 (DL Qual #33

August 18, 2016 6:57 PM  The Hub
Great tip!

Tagged in: Food  TIPS  
Great suggestion! I can't believe how pricey those sundaes have gotten.  - JenGwen323  2067.0 #85 8:23PM
@LaPearleNoir @MissAmericaSings @DisneyHeidi09 this is the perfect size and now we don't have to pass the cup around with two spoons.πŸ˜‚ You're welcome! - RadiatorSprings4Ever  2300.7 #73 10:54AM
- MissAmericaSings  441.2 #531 10:59AM
πŸ˜‚ - LaPearleNoir  2566.5 #61 6:39AM
This post is making me eat ice cream every night! - jacdanfan  13085.9 #6 5:25AM
Lol. Enjoy your cool treat - mmddgp  1282.4 #5 5:34AM
And you may see this post every night jacdanfan πŸ˜πŸ˜‚ - RadiatorSprings4Ever  2300.7 #73 1:05PM
No complaints here! RadiatorSprings4Ever - jacdanfan  13085.9 #6 1:15PM
Still looks good!  Beginning to rival the quesadilla post!   - Spoonful_O_Sugar  649.3 #332 8:59AM
πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ what's summer without ice cream!? - misschurro  7743.4 #14 9:07AM
πŸ˜‚ so true! - Spoonful_O_Sugar  649.3 #332 9:14AM
Yeah, Yeah, Spoonful_O_Sugar misschurro I knew this was coming. πŸ˜πŸ˜‚πŸ˜˜. - RadiatorSprings4Ever  2300.7 #73 10:40AM
πŸ˜‚πŸ‘πŸΌ I'll never tire of looking at the quesadillas or this ice cream, and I enjoy most posts that keep popping up, I think it's fun and brings a sense of familiarity into the Lounge, haha.  βœ¨ I just love these Ghirardelli cups, too.  It's the little things in life 😘 - Spoonful_O_Sugar  649.3 #332 12:16PM
Spoonful_O_Sugar if you dish it out like I do, you have to take it!πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚I am surprised it took you guys this long.πŸ˜œπŸ˜‚ - RadiatorSprings4Ever  2300.7 #73 12:58PM
πŸ€” another RAK....maaaaybe?πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - misschurro  7743.4 #14 1:20PM

Tom  
 13209.4 #5 (DL Qual #33

August 6, 2016 2:11 PM  The Hub
Looks more like Seattle than So Cal

- Duchess_SMK  6592.9 #19 11:02AM
- chads018  707.1 #297 1:03PM
Looks more like Seattle than So Cal - Tom  13209.4 #5 2:11PM
Are those new cars? - quote  165.8 #0 2:43PM

Tom  
 13209.4 #5 (DL Qual #33

August 6, 2016 2:12 PM  The Hub
Nice! πŸ‘πŸ»

Hi! Love this.  - FrankenweenieVelinee  3794.8 #43 8:46AM
Thank you FrankenweenieVelinee ! - DisneyDiane316  340.3 #749 4:18PM
  - teapotsandteacups  1557.9 #118 9:07AM
Hello - MikeyMouse  155.2 #2724 7:43PM
    - DisneyHeidi09  264.9 #1285 8:49PM

Tom  
 13209.4 #5 (DL Qual #33

August 4, 2016 8:45 PM  The Hub
Thanks for sharing. Hard not to get a little choked up at that story. 

Truly  and  Thank you for sharing these wonderful pictures of you and mum that are a reminder of your special trip together. - teapotsandteacups  1557.9 #118 3:18AM
So incredibly  at its finest!!  - CentralCoastAuntVon  121.0 #3299 5:16AM
- dianaaa  164.5 #2576 6:31AM
- leafs17  164.0 #2585 3:28AM

Tom  
 13209.4 #5 (DL Qual #33

August 3, 2016 7:35 PM  The Hub
  πŸŽ‰πŸŽˆπŸŽ‚πŸ€πŸ˜Š

😱 Little Town Belle, how special!  Have a WONDERFUL birthday!  - Spoonful_O_Sugar  649.3 #332 3:43PM
Blue dressπŸ’™πŸ’™πŸ’™ - hatgal76  452.1 #522 3:47PM
Happy Birthday  - varela2892  78.2 #4125 4:20PM
- Chumash28  1568.3 #117 4:28PM

Tom  
 13209.4 #5 (DL Qual #33

July 28, 2016 7:53 PM  The Hub
A few years back a family from New Zealand was asking if someone on MW could get a picture of their family tile in the esplanade. I was walking around searching for it and a DL security guard came up and asked if I needed any help. I thanked him and told him I'm ok and explained what I was doing. He then helped me search for another five minutes or so until he found it. Maybe that's a small thing,  More...

A CM experience that I observed aboard the Disneyland Railroad. A teenage girl and her parents boarded and something caught my eye. It was her white cane. She was visually impaired. She sat in the row closest to the entrance. It was the train car with only two long rows. A conductor called, "All aboard!" And we were off! This conductor stayed on the running boards and made small talk with the family. Being observant, he started verbally describing the scenery in detail and mentioning unique things. You could see her visualizing his words in her mind. As soon as I reached Main Street station, I hopped off and went straight to City Hall. I noted the CM's name and reported his exemplary behavior to a supervisor. I just thought he'd get a "gold star" in his file. No. She informed me he would be presented with a certificate in front of his coworkers in a ceremony. Wow! I had no idea.  He so deserved it!  - Saldogmom  6.0 #16954 7:18PM
Btw, pls do not enter me in the RAK. I just love to read the stories!  - Saldogmom  6.0 #16954 10:11PM
Back in the original DCA, my son and I were eating faces into our tortillas and then went to the bread factory. My son was a very young autistic boy and he was trying real hard to tell the employees it was his birthday. One of the CMs came out and gave him a mini Mickey sourdough bread. No one could touch nor eat of this special loaf. He ate it all at home and I don't think he was hungry the rest of the day. It was just really nice and special.  - Plumiegirl  10383.3 #9 5:55PM
PS: if I get lucky I will take another person from this list to the C/D - Plumiegirl  10383.3 #9 9:19PM
Woohoo! Congrats @Disneypirategirl and @DisneyPrincessT!!  - secretagentangel  8068.4 #11 10:21PM
No need to add me, but I wanted to say  for offering the RAK and for all the wonderful stories that are being shared!  It warms everyone's hearts to hear things like this.   - AngiMouse  157.3 #2685 9:19AM
Yw and I totally agree! - Melody_CM  23027.0 #2 10:51AM

Tom  
 13209.4 #5 (DL Qual #33

July 26, 2016 4:42 PM  The Hub
Great detail! πŸ‘πŸ»

Tagged in: Attractions  
Wow! Excellent shot! - DarthTinkerbell  997.2 #205 10:55AM
       - DisneyHeidi09  264.9 #1285 10:57AM
Nice!!! - Disneypirategirl  298.1 #992 6:52PM
   - dizzneyfan  730.6 #289 6:53PM

Tom  
 13209.4 #5 (DL Qual #33

July 24, 2016 10:32 AM  The Hub
Nice! πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ˜Š

- dianaaa  164.5 #2576 9:50AM
Nice! πŸ‘πŸ»πŸ˜Š - Tom  13209.4 #5 10:32AM
  nice shot - Donald1967  173.3 #2429 8:13PM
- dizzneyfan  730.6 #289 11:36PM

Tom  
 13209.4 #5 (DL Qual #33

July 19, 2016 8:15 PM  The Hub
Love this pic! πŸ‘πŸ»

Oh how pretty. 🌹🌹 - FrankenweenieVelinee  3794.8 #43 4:23PM
Very       - DisneyHeidi09  264.9 #1285 4:24PM
Thank you for the pic - mjpdisney67  60.7 #4582 12:29PM
 Picture! - tnkrbell82  18.6 #8046 3:00PM

Tom  
 13209.4 #5 (DL Qual #33

July 17, 2016 4:51 PM  The Hub
Good tips! 😊

Oh thank you for this tip! πŸ‘πŸΌ  This is a good option for me, since I typically don't like a lot of ice cream, and Gibson Girl is usually pretty crowded on hot days.  I love sitting in GH, too.   - Spoonful_O_Sugar  649.3 #332 2:14PM
The flavors are limited, but air conditioned seating is nice.  - JenGwen323  2067.0 #85 2:34PM
Good to know! GH is a great place to cool off! - goofygal  12604.0 #7 4:43PM
a lot of the ice cream stuff is too big.  great info! - MsTikiMermadam  1460.3 #128 9:37PM
Thank you ! This is what I've been missing in the lounge . I love learning things like this that help enhance our trips. Thanks for posting so everyone knows 😊  - eviljules  1493.8 #124 9:53PM
Amen sista πŸ™ŒπŸΌ - Linzee  1402.6 #138 10:06PM

Tom  
 13209.4 #5 (DL Qual #33

July 17, 2016 9:58 AM  The Hub
Fantastic job SMK!  β€οΈπŸ‘πŸ»

Tagged in: Disney History  
Wonderful, informative, nostalgic and fun (as always)! Thank you for putting this celebration of a post together and sharing the magic with us! πŸ‘πŸΌπŸ‘πŸΌπŸ‘πŸΌ - SassafrasDavis  601.2 #366 7:47AM
 What and amazing compliment! Thank YOU so much for letting me know you enjoyed the read!  - Duchess_SMK  6592.9 #19 8:39AM
Duchess_SMK I read it while waiting for my coffee water to boil, what a lovely way enjoy waiting for happy coffee time! β˜•οΈπŸ˜Š Cheers!  - SassafrasDavis  601.2 #366 8:42AM
Yay! Mmmm coffee time is my favorite part of the day!  - Duchess_SMK  6592.9 #19 9:34AM
Thank you for your wonderful post! I think being there on opening day and seeing the castle for the first time would've been absolutely incredible!! And, knowing that Walt was there, on the resort. I definitely would have walked up to him, said hello, and asked for a photo. I probably would've been wearing a nice soft, lemon yellow dress and brought a cardigan for later. (Love how mid-century Tomorrowland is! Those chairs and shade providers😍) thanks!😘 - misschurro  7743.4 #14 10:02AM
Hello there my sweet friend! I couldn't agree with you more! 😍 I could so picture you in that beautiful yellow dress and pretty matching heels. ☺️ right?! I just love midcentury design. Just gorgeous. Thank YOU!  - Duchess_SMK  6592.9 #19 10:53AM
This was AWESOME.  Thank you for sharing.  - mrsccc2  16.4 #8620 12:39AM
Oh wow! Thanks so much! Thanks for letting me know you liked it! πŸ˜€ - Duchess_SMK  6592.9 #19 7:21AM
Finally got to read this today.  Missed it yesterday.  I was at the Parks celebrating Disneyland's Birthday and was so tired, I passed out when I got home.  As always, thanks for your wonderful post. - Winnie111286  22072.4 #3 7:24AM
Envious of your trip. This is the 1st year in a long time I wasn't able to be there on Disneylands birthday. Hope you had a great time! Thanks for taking the time to tell me you enjoyed it!  - Duchess_SMK  6592.9 #19 7:30AM
There's always next year.  I love your posts. - Winnie111286  22072.4 #3 7:51AM

Tom  
 13209.4 #5 (DL Qual #33

July 16, 2016 7:31 PM  The Hub
What about Grizzly River Run? That's off the system too, right?

I did not know this about the FP for Buzz. Thanks for the info. 😊 - encinitasrunner  98.3 #3720 6:13PM
You can have a Buzz FP at the same time as any other. It's  been like that thst since they started giving out Buzz - Winnie111286  22072.4 #3 5:09PM
I did not know this about the FP for Buzz. Thanks for the info. 😊 - encinitasrunner  98.3 #3720 6:13PM
What about Grizzly River Run? That's off the system too, right? - Tom  13209.4 #5 7:31PM

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Tom  
 13209.4 #5 (DL Qual #33

July 16, 2016 5:47 PM  The Hub
Thanks all! If I ever did know that I forgot

I did not know this about the FP for Buzz. Thanks for the info. 😊 - encinitasrunner  98.3 #3720 6:13PM
You can have a Buzz FP at the same time as any other. It's  been like that thst since they started giving out Buzz - Winnie111286  22072.4 #3 5:09PM
I did not know this about the FP for Buzz. Thanks for the info. 😊 - encinitasrunner  98.3 #3720 6:13PM
What about Grizzly River Run? That's off the system too, right? - Tom  13209.4 #5 7:31PM

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Tom  
 13209.4 #5 (DL Qual #33

July 8, 2016 7:09 PM  The Hub
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  S   - DisneyHeidi09  264.9 #1285 10:46AM
!! - NvNana  182.5 #2303 10:58AM
 to a very sweet lady.  - makeitbluesaysmerriwether  251.2 #1404 3:40PM
- MissAmericaSings  441.2 #531 3:42PM

Tom  
 13209.4 #5 (DL Qual #33

July 2, 2016 7:30 PM  The Hub
 πŸŽ‚πŸŽ‰πŸŽˆπŸ€πŸ˜Š

 Amazing man, so creative and funny.  - jacdanfan  13085.9 #6 3:36PM
- MissAmericaSings  441.2 #531 3:44PM
- BriarRose406  190.8 #2192 6:52AM
Happy birthday @@@@Maynard. - Pudgeman  766.3 #270 10:28AM

Tom  
 13209.4 #5 (DL Qual #33

July 2, 2016 3:54 PM  The Hub
Like! πŸ‘πŸ»

   - disneygrandma1  846.1 #9 12:07AM
- dianaaa  164.5 #2576 2:49AM
Lovely photo  - jmza4  324.6 #31532 9:37PM
Beautiful - BadVibeGirl  3.9 #0 9:37PM

Tom  
 13209.4 #5 (DL Qual #33

July 1, 2016 10:13 AM  The Hub
πŸ˜‚

Oh snap really  - pikarich  6338.2 #22 7:51AM
For some reason, I thought Ginger was one of the snakes πŸ˜‚ - Spoonful_O_Sugar  649.3 #332 9:43AM
πŸŒ€πŸŒ€ πŸŒ€very confusing. Ginger is the alligator in the water right by the tiger. If your not sitting on the tiger side of the boat she's hard to see.  - Bassplayerswife  821.7 #241 10:01AM
Wait. Whaat? πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ maybe I should delete? πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ I thought it was the tiger cuz of the color! But I guess tigers don't really snap!!πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜­πŸ˜­πŸ˜­πŸ˜­ - misschurro  7743.4 #14 10:23AM
I don't care for ginger snaps, but I love this post!  Very educationalπŸ˜³πŸ˜‚, thanks - dianaaa  164.5 #2576 11:31PM
- beentoall  1272.9 #0 11:49PM

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