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Erin’s List of Must Dos at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter by Erin Sistar

I am a huge Harry Potter fan, how about you?!!! We have a bookshelf at home full of the Potter books and other fun collectibles. September was the first time we got to see Hogsmeade up close at Universal Studios in Orlando. It was so amazing that we felt like we were really there standing in front of Hogwarts. The level of detail in every store, restaurant, ride, even in the bathrooms, where you can hear moaning Myrtle, is just truly unbelievable. So let’s pretend you only have one day to visit

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Returning to the Magic by Brooke Todd

I don’t know about you, but one thing I’m looking forward to as we move past the crazy year of 2020, is returning to something that sparks happiness! Disney World, the Happiest Place on Earth, is one thing that can bring that happiness alive in all of us! If you haven’t been in awhile - or even if you have - 2021 is going to provide much happiness and a return to the magic throughout the resort with new rides, more dining options, and even a celebration or two! In terms of rides, Hollywood Stu

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Celebrating the Holidays at the Theme Parks by Morgan Murphy

Though the holidays may look different this year, your favorite theme parks are still finding ways to make the season festive! Both Walt Disney World and Universal Orlando Resort have rolled out new Christmas experiences to bring families together and add some holiday joy to the year. Walt Disney World is continuing to operate their new character cavalcades -- now with a Christmas twist! You can see your favorite Disney characters, like Mickey Mouse, Goofy, and more, in their holiday outfits th

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Why Buy Experiences Over Things? by Brooke Todd

“The purpose of life, after all, is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer and richer experience.” -Eleanor Roosevelt Every year, around this time, I start looking around the house at what toys I can donate, what clothes no longer fit, and what I can get rid of to make room…for more. More things. But why? Why buy more things? Why not buy experiences instead? Experiences Create Less Clutter Every year for Christmas, we fill our living room

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Visit Disney’s Riviera Resort! by Morgan Murphy

Have you heard about Walt Disney World’s newest resort? Disney’s Riviera Resort, located in the Epcot resort area, is themed after Walt Disney’s own trips to Europe, with hints of Italy and France throughout the property. The resort opened a year ago in December 2019 and has been welcomed with raving reviews! My husband and I had the opportunity to stay in a tower studio room in July 2020. I had previously stayed at value and moderate resorts but had not yet experienced all that a deluxe Walt D

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