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makoto84 236.7 #1645 

makoto84average guy who loves the magic of Disneyland and that feeling of being happy when you enter the park!! The MW family is the best group of people I know and would love to meet you guys!! Currently at Purdue University School of Veterinary medicine
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 236.7 #1645 (DL Qual #3042

January 26, 2015 6:00 PM  The Hub
I concur on that!  I believe that my gf and I for the two of us came out to be around $150 or so. That included a couple of drinks, two appetizers, and two entrees. 

similar price point with way better food (my personal opinion). If you plan to drink, though, it will be more expensive. - missmimi90  2076.8 #92 5:51PM
Agreed and the dining room is very nice. To save $$ eat apps in the lounge, still lovely! - ShariRenee  14471.0 #6 9:16PM
We haven't had a good experiance at Carthay yet, except for the lounge downstairs. But Blue Bayou has always been a great experience! And you just can't beat the atmosphere there in the Pirates ride! It's a prefect Disney experiance πŸ˜πŸ‘ - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4410.0 #42 6:13PM
I love Blue Bayou, we eat there every time we visit DLR. That said I have become more and more disappointed as they whittle down the menu more and more at BB. So if you want more options I would suggest Carthay Circle but as I said, we never skip eating at Blue Bayou.  - 1HitchhikingGhost  306.7 #988 9:15PM
I personally love Carthay!!! πŸ˜‹πŸ˜‹πŸ˜‹ I've had pretty much everything on the menu and never had anything I didn't like. I think Carthay has more options then Blue Bayou. Price between the two are pretty much the same.  - caramiapooh  4488.7 #40 9:35PM

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 236.7 #1645 (DL Qual #3042

January 9, 2015 8:31 PM  The Hub
Great photo!

Great shot! - RadiatorSprings4Ever  3305.5 #52 7:43PM
Every time some one types in great shot, I can hear doc saying great scott! -  1610.7 #127 8:30PM
philliprocks!πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚I just bought the trilogy! I can't wait to watch these movies again! - RadiatorSprings4Ever  3305.5 #52 8:53PM
Haha, now I will too!!  - GibsonGirl87  462.4 #537 9:02PM
Great shot! - MickeyLumboCM  1367.9 #154 3:05AM
philliprocks me tooooo! - GiovannaCA  84.0 #4099 3:31AM
- luxkitty  5412.2 #28 5:08PM
- evilemohand  1627.1 #125 7:11AM
- Bassplayerswife  1170.2 #184 7:51AM

 236.7 #1645 (DL Qual #3042

January 9, 2015 8:34 PM  The Hub
Ah darn it!! I know that I should've stayed for one more day! !

Tagged in: NEWS  
- MadameLeota  4737.7 #37 12:38PM
As  it's not announced yet before anybody gets all techincal,  but let's just say in the rumor mill that we may see a lot of the castle closed and surrounding area as they install new launchers and equipment for the 60th anniversary fireworks so, so this limited time is from now till rumored early may. This is also why soundsationonal  parade return so fast and fantastic is running everyday now since won is done for a few months and it won't be long before the new 60th parade premiers.  - pikaplaid  7713.8 #16 11:44PM
World of color is down - pikaplaid  7713.8 #16 11:45PM
Yup.  - BaseballMickey  8950.6 #14 12:08AM
I'm so, so excited for the 60th! 😍 - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4410.0 #42 2:08PM
Any word if they are doing it tonight? It's kinda rainy - micahg  0.6 #80171 7:39PM
All I know is it started at 9:15 and ended at 9:19 according to my phone... I was surprised they were so short, but I liked them.  - Madgesty  909.4 #242 11:40AM
yup I actually posted the video on here of the whole show. We were told it was soft opening and it would eventually be long but that was a few weeks ago now.  - missmimi90  2076.8 #92 2:34PM
I checked my phone. It started at 9:15 and was done at 9:18. You blink and it's over  - wickedale  441.0 #567 11:26PM
Glad they are changing the parade for the diamond celebration. Soundsensational parade is getting old  - Marciamcmouse  65.0 #4567 9:46AM
Soundsational will likely still happen during the day.  They're just adding a night parade.  - IDVandalSkipperCM  2748.2 #61 12:59PM

 236.7 #1645 (DL Qual #3042

January 6, 2015 8:34 PM  The Hub
How long are you guys are going to be there? We are going to try to make it after the firework show

No pouting - toarrispirate  678.5 #344 8:29PM
Hopefully they get there soon - grumpyinphx  954.9 #229 8:30PM
I think we're going to go hit a few more ridesπŸ˜ƒ.  - hatgal76  452.2 #550 8:36PM
Haven't seen anyone yet? Post pics of you 2 on rides - grumpyinphx  954.9 #229 9:00PM
@@hatgal76 so sorry!!!!  I sent you a direct message at 330 to let you know the location had changed... i was bummed to learn that you did not receive it in time. (Sad face) - MickeyLumboCM  1367.9 #154 11:43PM
Why didn't you post the new location?😏 MickeyLumboCM - MadameLeota  4737.7 #37 11:59PM
No worries!! We had a nice snack!!πŸ˜ƒ. Just bummed I missed you again!!!😜 - hatgal76  452.2 #550 10:02AM
Have a great trip!😊 - RadiatorSprings4Ever  3305.5 #52 12:41AM
Thanks RS4E!!!😘 - hatgal76  452.2 #550 10:02AM

 236.7 #1645 (DL Qual #3042

November 19, 2014 7:19 PM  The Hub
It's now 3yrs. So I know about the new carsland. And the Starbuck that is in Disneyland.  Am I missing anything?

What's new depends on when your last visit was! - missmimi90  2076.8 #92 6:04PM
True, how long? Two months or 5 years, enjoy and check out the search function for new things and happenings going on! - ShariRenee  14471.0 #6 6:54PM
It's now 3yrs. So I know about the new carsland. And the Starbuck that is in Disneyland.  Am I missing anything? - makoto84  236.7 #1645 7:19PM

 236.7 #1645 (DL Qual #3042

November 19, 2014 5:55 PM  The Hub

Tagged in: Food  
I'm grabbing my car keys - DeadliestPassholder  449.2 #553 1:52PM
Where is this? - Sarafina  491.7 #486 3:06PM
Jolly holliday i think. I've gotten it before. Very rich.  - iLOVELUCYnDISNEY  1003.5 #223 3:24PM
its jolly holiday :) - Hendizl  2950.5 #57 6:35AM
Yum!! - fitmommie  11.1 #11432 6:09PM
Is that a chocolate brownie at the bottom? - MonLuvsDisney  192.1 #2246 7:50PM

 236.7 #1645 (DL Qual #3042

October 18, 2014 5:19 AM  The Hub
Whoa!! That is so awesome!!!

Your husband should be an Imagineer! - msdizmaui  1041.1 #217 8:19PM
That is unbelievable!!! 😻😻😻 - spicy  828.5 #264 8:30PM
Wow everyone I was excited to see this post get commented on again!! My husband is putting together a really cool hitchhiking ghost costume for my son this year at my sons request. I'll post pics as soon as he finishes  - dznyloon28  390.6 #656 8:24PM
That would be excellent - UTDISNEYFAMILY  3044.6 #56 8:28PM
Can't wait to see it. He does amazing work. - Bassplayerswife  1170.2 #184 8:30PM
Looking forward to seeing it!πŸ‘πŸΌπŸ‘πŸΌπŸ‘πŸΌ - misschurro  9369.7 #12 8:42PM
Oh, I'll bet that is awesome!  Can't wait to see! - MeridaFan  4267.7 #43 9:40PM
Wow, give that man a job! - LorisMickeyEars60  206.6 #2056 10:41PM

 236.7 #1645 (DL Qual #3042

October 18, 2014 5:16 AM  The Hub
Yay!! So my gf will get to see the decorations at DL when we go there in January!!!

Tagged in: NEWS  
I heard the Tree is already up - Dave  13876.5 #8 11:00AM
It's been up since July! - HasAnyoneSeenMyGlassSlipper  714.2 #322 2:53PM
The tree is up? Certainly not in Town Square. Maybe backstage. They can't put it in Town Square until after the parade shoot! - DizKahuna  316.8 #926 1:42PM
My absolute favorite!!! It just isn't the holidays for me without a chance to see my favorite place decked out in all it's holiday beauty  - TheDroidYouAreLookingFor  480.2 #504 10:29AM
Same here. I can't wait to see all the Christmas decorations. - VfxGenie  1557.1 #131 9:34AM
Awesome - Sportinali  4.9 #21089 11:53AM
What is Raver day? We'll be there Dec 6-9. Excited at the chance to see Candlelight Processional but apprehensive on what kind of crowds to expect. Thoughts? - Melainemw  19.3 #8200 2:45PM
It's a fun day with some awesome people. Was there last year and it was great, but a little crowded, that time a year that should be expected though. You can Google Raver Day if you want to know more. - BeatleMike  635.6 #368 10:41AM

 236.7 #1645 (DL Qual #3042

February 23, 2014 4:59 AM  The Hub
That is so awesome! I would like to stay at DL Hotel!

That is so awesome! I would like to stay at DL Hotel! - makoto84  236.7 #1645 4:59AM
Lucky - thinkpirate  10.9 #11535 5:29AM
I kept the fireworks light on every night! Love,love,love it! - mymick  6.8 #16066 11:36AM
The service here in incredible. .I call the front desk for 2 addt coffee pods and thet bring up s whole bag snd like 10 more disposable cups. Also, mousekeeping is awesome.  Left a $2.00 tip today and a note for shampoo & cond. They left a ton and that stuff smells so good. - DisneyLuva4Life  28.0 #6733 8:18PM

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 236.7 #1645 (DL Qual #3042

January 23, 2014 6:57 PM  The Hub
Oh I will for sure now!!

Hey there! Nice to see you! Pop in a lil more often, would ya? And yay for 2 more years!! 🐢🐱 - misschurro  9369.7 #12 6:47PM
Oh I will for sure now!! - makoto84  236.7 #1645 6:57PM
Wow!  That's awesome!  We love our vet and the techs and office staff :)  Two more years isn't that long!  πŸ˜ƒ - Spoonful_O_Sugar  707.0 #323 7:24PM

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 236.7 #1645 (DL Qual #3042

May 14, 2013 12:10 AM  The Hub
I haven't been there for years and being away in another state foe professional school. But when I get my study break I gaze at the wonderful post that people posts here and watching Disney movies. I wonder at times if people remember me

MW helps for us who live in northern ca. Keeps us informed and smiling until the next visit! So jealous of those who can visit weekly - MinnieMyLove  247.5 #1516 5:35PM
Me too! - ambear72  192.1 #2247 9:34PM
The pictures of D-land on MW, watching my fave Disney movies, and of course planning the next trip no matter how far off it is! - crazy4disney07  68.7 #4457 5:04PM
Sometimes when I get on here and start reading and looking at the pictures I have major withdraw issues almost like a Panic Attack. It's so hard. - ambear72  192.1 #2247 9:38AM
MW, pics from previous trips and employees telling me about their trips and asking me questions. I live in nor cal and go 4 or 5 times a year on my AP. next trip not scheduled til October. Until then I shall live vicariously through these wonderful posts. - NascarDave  325.0 #875 9:39AM

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 236.7 #1645 (DL Qual #3042

March 12, 2013 4:27 PM  The Hub
Ah!! That's great news for me!!

I've been really gettng into tea lately. anything with valerian at night, and green tea with pomengranite during the day. The mad hatter one looks really good. - madsdad  1868.2 #109 3:51PM
Didn't know they had these. Thanks! - PiecesOf8  610.8 #382 3:53PM
The Mad Hatter blend is amazing! - tiggertwin  332.9 #831 4:49PM
I want to try the lychee green tea. Sounds interesting to me. - KermitFan13  658.1 #356 4:57PM

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 236.7 #1645 (DL Qual #3042

March 11, 2013 3:22 PM  The Hub
Looks great!!

Tagged in: Attractions  
I think this is my first post that's been marked, "Best Post of The Day"!!πŸ˜ƒ (Happy danceπŸ’ƒπŸŽ‰) - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4410.0 #42 6:06PM
Congrats SIC...well deserved indeed :-) - uscdisneyteacher  9178.9 #13 7:02PM
Woo Hoo! Congratulations!πŸŽ‰πŸŽ†πŸŽ‰ - Boundin  827.1 #265 7:12PM
well its a very beautiful picture - Hendizl  2950.5 #57 7:13PM
Thank you! 😘 - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4410.0 #42 7:31PM
πŸ‘πŸ‘congrats and beautiful picture!πŸ’ - mrscttlemstr  317.2 #923 8:40PM
Congrats you deserve it - spaceranger916  383.1 #668 10:23PM
Well deserve! It's gorgeous!!! - MarshaMouse  5048.9 #31 10:42PM
WooHoo!!Congrats! - secretagentangel  11913.3 #9 11:24PM
Thank you again 😘 - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4410.0 #42 10:51PM
Very beautiful picture! - MeridaFan  4267.7 #43 10:52PM
Very nice SIC! - Admin 3:37PM
Thank you Admin! πŸ˜ƒ - Sweet_Irish_Cream  4410.0 #42 4:03PM
Beautiful pic, SIC! - PrincessKristin  780.8 #287 10:51PM
Such a beautiful pic! - Hizbaniz  6.2 #17265 6:16PM

 236.7 #1645 (DL Qual #3042

March 11, 2013 3:23 PM  The Hub
What is going on!? I'm on the opposite side of the country so this is all new to me!!!!

Just for a little while longer. Enjoy it while you can! - Armenda  1186.0 #179 7:29AM
Do you know what date market house closes ? We r headed down in a couple days .. Hoping to try the zebra everyone races about ! - eviljules  1760.1 #113 8:51AM
Raves , not races - eviljules  1760.1 #113 8:51AM
I don't think an actual date has been set. Everything that I find just says Starbucks will open late 2013. I'm assuming probably after Summer? - Armenda  1186.0 #179 9:36AM
I asked last week, they said the end of this month. πŸ˜’ - Waites4DodgerEars_CM  1002.5 #224 10:32AM
aww man! Thanks W4DE! - Armenda  1186.0 #179 10:45AM
Thanks @Armenda & @wfde. I'm glad I will be able to try the zebra :) hope I don't like it too much though ! Lol - eviljules  1760.1 #113 10:54AM
If you do, you can always make it at home! lol :) - Armenda  1186.0 #179 10:58AM
Fall/Winter opening would be a smart move because that's probably when they have a lot more sales. Either way, people love their Starbucks - JRDrummer_CM  875.4 #251 2:54PM
The zebra hot chocolate machine was broken yesterday. My sister was told it probably won't be fixed before they close. - JustCantWait  1148.5 #187 3:14PM
I confirm W4DE, they told me they were closing sometime at the end of the month too. - secretagentangel  11913.3 #9 5:25PM
I need to take pictures in there today! - MeridaFan  4267.7 #43 7:43AM
I love the neon - spaceranger916  383.1 #668 10:41AM
Agree. It Makes For A Beautiful Look. - CobbPR  7318.6 #19 11:52AM
What is going on!? I'm on the opposite side of the country so this is all new to me!!!! - makoto84  236.7 #1645 3:23PM
What's all new to you? Pictures? MW? Market House? What? - DisneyFanZoe  1249.3 #163 3:25PM
I rarely check MW because of school so I've seen couple of picture already of market house on here. Just wondering what is happening to it - makoto84  236.7 #1645 3:26PM
Look under search and market house, people have been very interested in Market House changing so there are a lot of posts on it. Starbucks is taking it over, but I hope they will do such a great job on it like the one at DCA so it still looks like Market House but it is Starbucks coffee. - secretagentangel  11913.3 #9 5:37PM
It's being converted to a Starbucks. - JustCantWait  1148.5 #187 5:38PM
Ahh...One word: Starbucks. - DisneyFanZoe  1249.3 #163 5:42PM
Thank you everyone for giving an update!! My gf's coffee sense went crazy when I told her about this!! She is going to be excited!! - makoto84  236.7 #1645 4:22PM

 236.7 #1645 (DL Qual #3042

March 3, 2013 9:29 AM  The Hub
I love these type of sight!! Makes you want to try how many times you can get on a ride and go through all three doorways!!

Looks great to me! - misschurro  9369.7 #12 9:22AM
I love these type of sight!! Makes you want to try how many times you can get on a ride and go through all three doorways!! - makoto84  236.7 #1645 9:29AM
Hey there! :) - misschurro  9369.7 #12 9:32AM

 236.7 #1645 (DL Qual #3042

March 3, 2013 9:32 AM  The Hub
Beautiful!! Better than snow and clouds over here in Indiana!!

Tagged in: DCA  Cars Land  
Beautiful! - MissMolly  1402.6 #148 8:58AM
Wow!! Pretty! - Armenda  1186.0 #179 9:00AM
W O W - FrankenWeenieVelinee  4824.0 #34 2:05PM
Beautiful!!! - ItsJessicaRabbit  27.7 #6764 3:09PM

 236.7 #1645 (DL Qual #3042

March 3, 2013 9:31 AM  The Hub
April 19th

April 2 and born on Easter. - oceanfan90  49.4 #5166 10:13PM
Wow that makes three of us on April 2!!!! I'm 1982 - HiddenMickeyFanatic  1389.0 #151 10:30PM
Also April 2nd. As repunzle would say, "best day ever!" - BellesLibrary  431.4 #582 8:11PM
April 12! - dlmickeymouseCM  2405.6 #78 9:14AM
I'm April 12 too!! - wickedale  441.0 #567 7:47PM
My son!!! He turns 1 on the 23!!! - vikkimus  199.2 #46 8:39AM
My daughter turns 6 on April 5th. I'm thinking a surprise Disneyland visit for her special day. - WannaBeAtDisneyland  294.0 #1070 9:27AM

 236.7 #1645 (DL Qual #3042

January 23, 2014 6:46 PM  The Hub
School is going well, just dealing with the polar vortex over here ;) Not like sunny California where it's nice and warm.  Today high in my area was 5˚F, low is -12˚F.  Crazy!

Hope school is going well. - sewedna  579.0 #401 9:38PM
It is going wonderful! Tomorrow I will be talking with some potential students of the 2018 class where they will be doing their interview! I remember 2yrs ago where I was in their shoe! - makoto84  236.7 #1645 6:58PM
Good luck in school. My cousin had to drop out of vet school because it turns out he faints at the site of blood. - mandigutterrose  156.5 #2771 9:43PM
School is going well, just dealing with the polar vortex over here ;) Not like sunny California where it's nice and warm.  Today high in my area was 5˚F, low is -12˚F.  Crazy! - makoto84  236.7 #1645 6:46PM
Yeesh gads! Brrrr! - misschurro  9369.7 #12 6:48PM
Yes cold indeed! - makoto84  236.7 #1645 6:57PM

 236.7 #1645 (DL Qual #3042

January 22, 2013 6:11 PM  The Hub
Me too! It helps keep my imagination working even though I can't go there as quite often :(

*raises hand* - Mepenguin16  168.4 #2587 5:03PM
Me too! - lmirallegro  294.6 #1062 6:03PM
This girl *thumbs pointed at chest* - lovetheland7  177.9 #2433 5:06PM
Me too! It helps keep my imagination working even though I can't go there as quite often :( - makoto84  236.7 #1645 6:11PM

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 236.7 #1645 (DL Qual #3042

January 22, 2013 6:14 PM  The Hub
I mostly stayed at the good neighbor hotel because of price. I stayed at many variety of good neighbor hotel and some of them are good, some are bad. Just depends if you want a place that has free breakfast so you don't have to buy breakfast or a room that has a fridge and microwave so you can bring your own meals. The possibilities are endless!!

Depends on your budget and the reason you'll be utilizing the room most often - SPandEvLover  4843.7 #33 1:58PM
Disneyland Resort hotels are just amazing, but they can be pricy. - ScooterMike  1963.0 #100 1:59PM
This is true. - dlmickeymouseCM  2405.6 #78 2:00PM
My kids love the Disneyland hotel pool, and there are magic morning days most days alternating either park, if you can wake up early. Saturday and Sunday has magic morning hours for both parks. Also, while the kids are in the pool you can grab some tropical drink or beer at Trader Sam's. Also, you are right next to ESPN Zone, in which my kids love the arcade. If your budget allows--then go fo it! - tink1999  18.2 #8481 6:39PM
Our room at Paradise Pier was very spacious and comfortable, but I must admit I would have liked to have been able to stay at Grand Californian. We would walk through the lobby of GC to get to and from the park. - Witchie77  423.9 #595 7:22PM

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