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carminaire 886.9 #221 

I've been a member here for sometime. I visit the park at least twice a month. Love to escape to the fun and magic that is Disney
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 886.9 #221 (DL Qual #156

August 20, 2016 7:59 AM  Disneyland Talk Land
Oh forgot to post for pikarich... Stitch antenna balls....!!

@pikarich - Taunton  1604.7 #115 8:07AM
😣😣😣😣 love it I'll have 2 buy 2 for sure just in case one gets stolen  (it's happen while parked at disneyland before), thanks for the tag - pikarich  6328.7 #22 8:58AM

 886.9 #221 (DL Qual #156

August 20, 2016 7:56 AM  Disneyland Talk Land
Loving all the Halloween merch...!

Shopping trip coming up for me! - cinderelli  429.5 #546 8:00AM
Yay! - miadawn128  18.9 #7973 8:41AM
 It's almost  - catlikesmouse  150.7 #2787 12:10PM
Love that time of year - Luv-Mickey  28.4 #6461 12:18PM

 886.9 #221 (DL Qual #156

August 19, 2016 3:18 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
One of the dolphin pillars outside of the entrance to Ariels grotto...

     - DisneyHeidi09  263.6 #1298 3:23PM
- catlikesmouse  150.7 #2787 3:50PM
Nice. - mrsccc2  16.4 #8616 11:02PM
Fun perspective 🐬🐬 - RadiatorSprings4Ever  2299.6 #73 12:37AM

 886.9 #221 (DL Qual #156

August 18, 2016 6:01 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
@misschurro it's what's being prepared today... Yummy goodness

 My favorite treat! πŸ’•πŸ’•πŸ’• - Dianat710  80.9 #4060 6:29PM
! - DisneyDiane316  323.8 #834 6:30PM
- DisneyHeidi09  263.6 #1298 8:30PM
- DisneyHeidi09  263.6 #1298 8:18AM
@misschurro - carminaire  886.9 #221 8:52AM

 886.9 #221 (DL Qual #156

August 18, 2016 4:40 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
Waited a long time for this to return...paradise garden grill Greek salad with everything but the kitchen sink in it, pita bread.. Ellis island boys providing musical accompaniment ... all for $8.25

Tagged in: Food  
*steals a kalamata* πŸ˜‚ - Spoonful_O_Sugar  648.3 #332 6:33PM
So glad it is back, one of my favorites  - itsmyglassslipper  534.5 #422 4:52PM
Yes they have a gyro plate and skewers...even a desert "kabob" with brownie bites and strawberries.. ! Good stuff!πŸ˜‹ - carminaire  886.9 #221 9:28PM
Ok.. We've got to go there - dianaaa  163.9 #2582 9:53AM
Yes!! It's such a gem of a place! I would take it any day over a burger - misschurro  7739.5 #13 9:55AM
I get the brownie bites and take to the Tasting Terrace and have with champagne! - ShariRenee  11387.3 #8 10:48AM
Wow looks great and low cost they still have the gumbo bowls in New Orleans square? Try the Jazz kitchen in dtd for some great gumbo - mjpdisney67  60.7 #4581 10:06AM

 886.9 #221 (DL Qual #156

July 17, 2016 4:02 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
Multigrain salad with pesto dressing and soft parmigiana bread stick and Mickey raspberry macaron... Heaven

- DarthFairy  586.4 #373 4:22PM
Wow that looks amazing! - PrincessAraceli  214.1 #1898 4:43PM
Raspberry Macaroons are my very favorite.  Had one yesterday.  - Winnie111286  21981.8 #3 3:05PM
that Macar0n thoπŸ˜‹πŸ˜‹πŸ˜‹πŸͺ - OhanaPhoto  6494.1 #21 9:21AM

 886.9 #221 (DL Qual #156

July 17, 2016 3:19 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
Got out of work early and high tailed it over to DL..!! Can't believe I was able to park in Daisy section, and a nice cool breeze if blowing.. Grateful , grateful

What an  shirt!!  - sheridanrabbit  268.6 #1249 3:22PM
 Have fun - RadiatorSprings4Ever  2299.6 #73 3:22PM
Yayay! - FrankenweenieVelinee  3788.7 #43 4:58PM
My apprentice has been wanting that shirt. Wasn't in his size last time we were there. The tie-dye shirts are now his yearly thing.  - Lelundrial  773.1 #266 5:14PM

 886.9 #221 (DL Qual #156

July 14, 2016 6:21 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
Soooooo excited!! I just purchased my tickets to the d23 expo. ( picture is from 4 years ago of the actual hotbox ghost just sitting out on a display case at the expo )

We got ours today too, exciting! - jacdanfan  12887.4 #6 7:03PM
Hey, good lookin'!  - MaddForMansion  794.6 #255 6:54PM
I can't wait to see everyone's pics. (2016)πŸ˜‚ - RadiatorSprings4Ever  2299.6 #73 8:05PM
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 886.9 #221 (DL Qual #156

July 4, 2016 5:46 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
Happy Independence Day to my MW family

- carminaire  886.9 #221 5:48PM
     - BriarRose406  190.4 #2193 5:50PM
- DizneyGirl  1116.5 #8 5:31AM
Happy 4th  - DayDreamsOfDisneyland  158.0 #2672 12:20PM

 886.9 #221 (DL Qual #156

June 14, 2016 7:31 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
Trio of ice cream sandwich macarons @Carthay lounge, pistachio , raspberry and salted Carmel..$9 before AP discount. So yummy and enough for two!

Tagged in: Food  
 πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - leopardditz2000  1157.2 #169 8:47PM
looks good! - MsTikiMermadam  1459.8 #128 9:49PM
I've never been there...but I need these! - MinnieMousewife  923.5 #214 8:47PM
Very nice, but don't think I could share:-) - beentoall  1272.6 #0 4:37AM

 886.9 #221 (DL Qual #156

June 14, 2016 12:51 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
Quick pop-in trip...πŸ˜€

I like it!  - tvdisneylove  130.9 #3120 12:53PM
LOVE!! - MaddForMansion  794.6 #255 4:54PM
I love this! Good kitty! - catlikesmouse  150.7 #2787 6:03PM
You may have just convinced me to get this. I've been checking it out online but this picture makes it look 10x better - FoolishMortal138  518.0 #438 7:38PM

 886.9 #221 (DL Qual #156

June 14, 2016 9:08 AM  Disneyland Talk Land
Je suis Orlando

: * )   Thank you from a gay DLer - Pachinko  17.5 #8301 9:13AM
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- Catski23  30.9 #6172 1:54PM
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 886.9 #221 (DL Qual #156

June 7, 2016 9:33 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
Hey south OC / San Diego MWrs! Anyone going to the Del Mar Fair? Alice in Wonderland theme this year...!! Thinking about going on the 21st... Meet-up?

The locals and I will always call it the Del Mar fair, not the new name it has.  - BaseballMickey  8033.1 #12 9:40PM
I'm with you, BaseballMickey! It will always be the Del Mar Fair in our house, because it's in Del Mar! πŸ˜±πŸ˜‚ - Catski23  30.9 #6172 12:09PM
That otter be fun! - Ilovegoofy  124.0 #3235 9:40PM
Mad tea party on Sunday, steampunk and other Alice costumes/cosplay welcome... Going to the fair today!!! - carminaire  886.9 #221 10:39AM
We used to go every year until I was about 20. I've taken my kiddos a few times but not in 16 years at least! Love the Del Mar Fair, and Race Track!  - sunvalgifts  170.5 #2478 11:13AM

 886.9 #221 (DL Qual #156

May 11, 2016 3:49 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
Too much fun for my spousewaiter... Nap time at the Grand

Sleep well😴 #nojudging I love naps  - Linzee  1402.3 #138 5:10PM
Not as much as me 😜 - dizneedude   1763.9 #102 5:11PM
I seriously just woke up from one and I am scrolling before I start dinner.πŸ˜‚ - RadiatorSprings4Ever  2299.6 #73 5:33PM
Haha! Me, too. What's for dinner, RadiatorSprings4Ever?? - misschurro  7739.5 #13 5:44PM
Took a nap today πŸ™‹πŸΌ - Linzee  1402.3 #138 6:06PM
Got any pics to profit πŸ˜‚ - dizneedude   1763.9 #102 6:12PM
Prove it that is - dizneedude   1763.9 #102 6:12PM
dizneedude no your wife didn't come over today πŸ“Έ - Linzee  1402.3 #138 6:38PM
βœ‹πŸ½ me too. I took a nap after work. #clubnap - phillip...  1375.8 #141 7:26PM
I love naps too. Today was the only day this week I didn't get a nap.  - Bassplayerswife  812.4 #245 7:48PM
Bassplayerswife welcome to #clubnap I hope you can score one tomorrow 😴 - Linzee  1402.3 #138 8:00PM
I wanted a nap, especially after reading to the littlest after lunch...*yawn* but I went and bought groceries instead πŸ™ƒ - SassafrasDavis  594.7 #368 8:38PM
πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚Look at all the nappers! misschurro... Hubby barbecued Carne  Asada. He has a secret recipe that he got off the internet.πŸ˜‚I had the difficult task of making rice and chopping up the condiments for the tacos. - RadiatorSprings4Ever  2299.6 #73 8:39PM
I swear this man can nap anywhere... I left him alone for 1/2 hour and this is what I returned toπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ’€πŸ’€πŸ’€ - carminaire  886.9 #221 8:14PM
πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - misschurro  7739.5 #13 8:24PM
That's perfection right there  - TrueFromOzLovesDisney  539.0 #414 8:04PM
I swear this man can nap anywhere... I left him alone for 1/2 hour and this is what I returned toπŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ’€πŸ’€πŸ’€ - carminaire  886.9 #221 8:14PM
πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - misschurro  7739.5 #13 8:24PM

 886.9 #221 (DL Qual #156

May 10, 2016 8:50 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
So cleaver

Beaver  - phillip...  1375.8 #141 9:03PM
Wally - misschurro  7739.5 #13 9:11PM
Ward - sawman911  3346.1 #48 9:42PM
June - misschurro  7739.5 #13 9:49PM
Ward & June - debbiev  1470.6 #126 9:53PM
Theodore  - phillip...  1375.8 #141 10:09PM
Leave it!  - secretagentangel  8055.3 #11 10:15PM
Well I'm an Eddie Haskell fan πŸ˜‰πŸ˜‚ - eviljules  1493.8 #123 8:25PM
Lumpy  - misschurro  7739.5 #13 8:28PM
Very! - jacdanfan  12887.4 #6 9:09PM
- Ilovegoofy  124.0 #3235 10:24PM
You did not disappoint..!!!πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚(darned auto correct )!! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - carminaire  886.9 #221 8:16PM
Thanks for keeping it. These kinds of posts are fun and it shows that you are a good sport. Imma send you some credits😘 - misschurro  7739.5 #13 8:29PM

 886.9 #221 (DL Qual #156

May 10, 2016 4:08 PM  Disneyland Talk Land

Tagged in: Attractions  
- catlikesmouse  150.7 #2787 4:15PM
Nice close up!  - LiveLaughLoveDisney  302.0 #0 4:16PM
- itsmyglassslipper  534.5 #422 9:54PM
- MsTikiMermadam  1459.8 #128 4:22AM

 886.9 #221 (DL Qual #156

May 5, 2016 8:47 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
Need some help. Planning on renting an electric scooter at DL.. If we leave the park to go back to the hotel for a rest, can we pick the scooter back up with out an additional fee? How long do they stay charged.. ? Anyone with experience or info is appreciated

@@carminaire. Long time scooter user here. Do not rent from apple. Poorly maintained equipment and no customer service when problems arrive. DL ECVs are tanks and hard to maneuver in tight spaces (4wheels as opposed to 3 on most rentals). Not sure but I don't think you can take DL ECVs out of the esplanade as in to DTD. Having rented from multiple places I've settled on deckerts for the best customer service and equipment. They deliver and p/u at your hotel. Have had multiple incidents with apple scooters not holding a charge all day. Old batteries. Deckerts has newer equip and have always gone from open to close and even a midday trip back to hotel on katella with juice left over. DM me if you have more questions You can drive scooter right into your hotel room for overnight charging - disneybob49  1105.9 #180 5:57PM
Thank you for all the detailed info! This was VERY helpful !  - carminaire  886.9 #221 9:10PM
From what I know, you can leave it and they will charge it.  Even if you rent outside of the park, I believe they can store and charge it.  My mom has rented both ways (in and outside of the park) and has never had an issue with it staying charged all day.   - Linzee  1402.3 #138 9:42PM
I would check about getting the scooter back with or without incurring an extra cost or fee; try calling the Disney Travel Co. number. I haven't used an in parks scooter in years because you can only use them between the two parks and no DTD! I rent my scooter from Deckert Surgical  Co. in Santa Ana! The delivery and pickup are free from your hotel (just tell them where you are staying) and the rates are competitive; $40 a day and they only charged me a onetime fee of $5 for cane holder on the back of the scooter... Most rental places do have storage for canes and in my case, my crutches. They have specials during non-peak stays, and the company and equipment were very reliable, plus they were recommended to me by a CM from the Disney Travel Co. And you can get a 5% discount after your 1st trip! I'll check if you can get the discount every time like a loyalty program, or just a one time offer, after our first trip! Good luck, be safe, & have fun on your next trip! We'll be there in 12 days!!! πŸ˜»πŸ˜πŸ˜»πŸ˜πŸ˜»πŸŽ‰ - Catski23  30.9 #6172 10:49PM
Catski23 Deckerts is the best!!  We used a bungee cord to hold crutches before but $5 doesn't seem bad either.   - Linzee  1402.3 #138 10:51PM
Yes, Linzee! It was a small price to pay, but be sure to ask for a cane holder if you have crutches because I made the mistake of asking for a crutch holder last trip and the 2 individual cylinder holders were to narrow to put a crutch in... I called Deckert and they were they to switch it out with a cane holder in about 15 min. including navigating the GC Hotel the week before Christmas and all of the property's crowds! It looks like a large, tall golf bag, but made out of some sort of PVC/plastic material. Saved so much time and effort and no one in my family had to carry my crutches. A great sense of freedom and independence. 😍😘😻 - Catski23  30.9 #6172 10:59PM
We stayed at paradise pier motel and my husband rent from them it was great we took it in the room with us it was 40$ a day  - Disneydollarpam  70.6 #4292 6:39PM
Update... We rented from DL first thing in the morning. Husband was satisfied with the comfort and maneuverability . Held a charge all day and we could park it most anywhere and retrieve it when needed( or return to rental area and keep key to continue use age ) easy and made his trip 100% more enjoyable. We also utilized the disabled "fast pass "system. Smooth in DL , not so great in DCA. - carminaire  886.9 #221 8:29PM

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 886.9 #221 (DL Qual #156

May 5, 2016 6:12 AM  Disneyland Talk Land
Looking forward to next Tuesday and Wednesday when I get to experience the park with my Spousewaiter and his special needs brother!! Brothers first visit to DLR , and I hope he will get to meet my MW family Tues eve for parade / fireworks viewing...!!

Is that a hint??😘😘 - secretagentangel  8055.3 #11 12:23PM
Yes!!πŸ˜‚πŸ˜œI miss everyone and could use the support  - carminaire  886.9 #221 8:10PM
That's wonderful. Hope you can do some meet ups.  - jacdanfan  12887.4 #6 7:28AM
I hope to make it tomorrow evening. I already know you will enjoy a wonderfully blessed time! oxxo - FrankenweenieVelinee  3788.7 #43 2:09PM
Just bumped the event post too!πŸ‘πŸΌ - secretagentangel  8055.3 #11 2:19PM

 886.9 #221 (DL Qual #156

April 22, 2016 3:31 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
Son of a gun, the wheels ARE round !!

Well it rides like they are triangles - DisneyMom13  346.0 #729 4:21PM
πŸ˜€πŸ˜πŸ˜‚πŸ˜ƒπŸ˜„πŸ˜…πŸ˜† word. - dizzneyfan  730.6 #289 4:50PM
Kinda like the sad little misfit train from Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer! πŸ˜­πŸ˜­πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - SassafrasDavis  594.7 #368 4:52PM
   - WishIWereThere  314.3 #884 3:37PM
- chads018  707.0 #295 7:48PM
It's an illusion.  - Lelundrial  773.1 #266 8:15PM

 886.9 #221 (DL Qual #156

April 22, 2016 2:47 PM  Disneyland Talk Land
Loved the food and wine tastings!! This was a veggie item... roasted cauliflower ,pepper jack cheese, roasted Anaheim pepper, baked flour tortilla with avocado lime crema .....$7 hot and delicious !

That sounds really yummy! - disneymom1  276.9 #1158 3:22PM
Yummy......nice view - DisneyMom13  346.0 #729 4:22PM
Looks good. - Taunton  1604.7 #115 5:05PM
Come to mama.  - Snowbelle15  2.7 #58452 5:26PM

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