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Forum: General Chat 11 Apr 19, 06:29 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,097
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
I don't think the exchange rate will stop us...

I don't think the exchange rate will stop us completely, but it does determine how much spending money we have. We were extra careful on this past trip, and actually came home with cash which is...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 11 Apr 19, 02:52 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,947
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
MNSSHP starts officially at 7pm, so you should be...

MNSSHP starts officially at 7pm, so you should be fine - if using Disney Transport, get the boat over to MK.

Bear in mind that people do start lining up for the character meet and greets well...
Forum: General DVC Discussion 11 Apr 19, 01:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 563
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
We are DVC Members at Poly and love it. I...

We are DVC Members at Poly and love it.

I don't know if the regular rooms at Poly are bigger/smaller than the DVC rooms, but we feel that the rooms are a very good size.

There is a pull out...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 11 Apr 19, 12:41 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,947
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
Ahh, you're very welcome - hope you have a great...

Ahh, you're very welcome - hope you have a great trip! I'm so behind with my trip reports these days, got two to write :erm:
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 11 Apr 19, 10:50 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,947
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
We did this back in February (two adults) and...

We did this back in February (two adults) and enjoyed it. The character interaction and everything going on was fab, and I think better than usual character dining.

That said, having to line up...
Forum: Accommodation 30 Mar 19, 06:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 705
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
We are DVC Members and own at Poly, and so our...

We are DVC Members and own at Poly, and so our view is biased! However, we love the resort and missed stayed there this year (did a split stay at other DVC resorts)

The lobby can be a noisy one,...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 30 Mar 19, 12:08 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,755
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
The (sadly) funniest was seeing all that stuff...

The (sadly) funniest was seeing all that stuff jammed in around the kids :erm:

Plus I saw some with loads of stuff hanging off the sides like water bottles clipped on, refillable mugs clipped on,...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 29 Mar 19, 11:56 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,755
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
Looking through my pics, it would seem I was so...

Looking through my pics, it would seem I was so astonished at them that I took a photo of one of the wagon type "strollers"

I have read some Facebook groups that this brand is actually not...
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 28 Mar 19, 04:41 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 6,755
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
We noticed those wagons on our trip a couple...

We noticed those wagons on our trip a couple weeks back and was so surprised as they are huge and clunky and difficult to steer - especially with the crowds.

We remarked how they must be the new...
Forum: Indexes 19 Mar 19, 01:50 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,452
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
No way! You should have come and say hello! I...

No way! You should have come and say hello! I know I've got resting b*tch face, so I'm probably not very approachable, but regardless, I'm just a regular old person!

I was bummed out about the...
Forum: Indexes 18 Mar 19, 10:01 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,452
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
So sorry - not been on the Dibb for a while...

So sorry - not been on the Dibb for a while :confused2 we're home now, came back on the 9th March... already miss the place and need to go back Home :cool2:

Hope you had/are having a magical...
Forum: Indexes 18 Dec 18, 09:20 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,452
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
Day 6: Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party...

Day 6: Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party (https://DIBB.in/13609398) is now up.
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 18 Dec 18, 09:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,414
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
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Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 18 Dec 18, 09:17 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,414
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
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Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 18 Dec 18, 09:16 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,414
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
Day 6: Mickeys Very Merry Christmas Party / Hibiscus & Holly At The Poly 2017

Day 6: Mickeys Very Merry Christmas Party
Disney Springs / Lunch at Planet Hollywood
December 12, 2017


Regular readers of my trip reports know that I take a lot of photos, and that I can't...
Forum: Indexes 17 Dec 18, 01:50 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,452
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
To those that are reading this trip report, due...

To those that are reading this trip report, due to work commitments I am not going to get this finished before Christmas - as much as I would like to!

I'm going to try and put as many days' photos...
Forum: Photo, Video & Vlogs 25 Nov 18, 06:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 888
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
I used a Panasonic Lumix (DMC-FZ200) for many...

I used a Panasonic Lumix (DMC-FZ200) for many years before buying my first DSLR a couple years ago.

If for any reason I had to give up my Canon, I would go back to that same camera in a heart...
Forum: Indexes 22 Nov 18, 07:52 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,452
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
Day 5: Festival of The Holidays...

Day 5: Festival of The Holidays (https://DIBB.in/13586007) is now available for reading!
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 22 Nov 18, 07:46 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,247
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
We by-passed Japan and Morocco completely,...

We by-passed Japan and Morocco completely, although I did stop to take a photo of this Hidden Mickey in Morocco!
...
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 22 Nov 18, 07:45 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,247
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
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Norway Pavilion was next, but not much more than a passing...
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 22 Nov 18, 07:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,247
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
Day 5: Festival of The Holidays / Hibiscus & Holly At The Poly 2017

Day 5: Epcot International Festival Of The Holidays
Epcot / Happily Ever After Fireworks from Poly
December 11, 2017


Regular readers of my trip reports know that I take a lot of photos, and...
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 18 Nov 18, 11:38 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 911
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
I would imagine that they are made out of gum...

I would imagine that they are made out of gum paste (that's what I make sugar flowers with) and then painted or airbrushed. They are so realistic aren't they!
Forum: Indexes 17 Nov 18, 07:07 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,452
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
Day 4: Night Blossom & Gingerbread...

Day 4: Night Blossom & Gingerbread (https://DIBB.in/13580666) is now available for reading!
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 17 Nov 18, 07:06 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 911
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
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Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 17 Nov 18, 07:05 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 911
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
After you exit Kilimanjaro Safaris, you can...

After you exit Kilimanjaro Safaris, you can either exit back into the rest of the park, or continue round the self-guided walking safari Gorilla Falls Exploration Trail (formally known as Pangani...
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 17 Nov 18, 07:04 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 911
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
Day 4: Night Blossom & Gingerbread / Hibiscus & Holly At The Poly 2017

Day 4: Animal Kingdom
Other things
December 10, 2017


Regular readers of my trip reports know that I take a lot of photos, and that I can't possibly include them all!
You will be able to find...
Forum: Polls 15 Nov 18, 05:49 PM
Replies: 184
Views: 30,230
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
Ha, just sat reading through this, then clocked...

Ha, just sat reading through this, then clocked the date it started - way back in 2015!

Wonder how many who commented back then stuck to their decisions?

We actually bought DVC in 2015, so have...
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 13 Nov 18, 09:51 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,487
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
I really hope we get to visit one day... during...

I really hope we get to visit one day... during Mardi Gras if possible :cool2:

POFQ is just lovely, full of character and charm.

I culled my old Christmas tree decorations a couple of years...
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 12 Nov 18, 04:53 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,487
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
OMG, I'm so jel! Really want to stay at POFQ, but...

OMG, I'm so jel! Really want to stay at POFQ, but would have to sell DVC points to do it :cool2:
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 12 Nov 18, 03:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,487
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
I felt the same way writing it up! I really want...

I felt the same way writing it up! I really want to have this whole thing done before the year ends so we can feel all the Christmas love!
Forum: Indexes 12 Nov 18, 02:25 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,452
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
Day 3: Disney Resort Christmas Tree Trail Part 1...

Day 3: Disney Resort Christmas Tree Trail Part 1 (https://DIBB.in/13574544) is now available to read!
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 12 Nov 18, 02:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,487
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
Dinner tonight was from Capt. Cooks which is the...

Dinner tonight was from Capt. Cooks which is the Quick/Counter Service at Poly.

Capt. Cooks

Main Course...

Me: Big Kahuna Sandwich Turkey, Ham, Salami, Roast Beef, Swiss, Lettuce, Tomato...
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 12 Nov 18, 02:23 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,487
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
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Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 12 Nov 18, 02:21 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,487
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
Disneys Port Orleans French Quarter I am...

Disneys Port Orleans French Quarter
I am obsessed with wanting to visit New Orleans, Louisiana (NOLA) for Mardi Gras, and at the moment the closest I can get to that is visiting Disneys Port...
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 12 Nov 18, 02:20 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,487
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
Day 3: Disney Resort Christmas Tree Trail Part 1 / Hibiscus & Holly At The Poly 2017

Day 3: Disney Resort Christmas Tree Trail Part 1
Art of Animation / Pop Century / Caribbean Beach / Old Key West / Port Orleans French Quarter / Lunch at Sassagoula Float Works & Food Factory / Port...
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 10 Nov 18, 01:12 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,139
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
I haven't seen that, but I totally get what you...

I haven't seen that, but I totally get what you mean! I love the retro vibe of the 60s/70s that Poly has! Those seats are in the "lobby" area of each DVC longhouse, just opposite them are large...
Forum: Indexes 6 Nov 18, 10:56 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 6,452
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
Day 2: Tonight We Feast!...

Day 2: Tonight We Feast! (https://DIBB.in/13566965) is now available to read!
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 6 Nov 18, 10:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,139
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
Once the Frozen gang go off on their merry way,...

Once the Frozen gang go off on their merry way, Mickey asks Minnie if he enjoyed the surprised. She replies saying how she loved it, and that it was the best day ever! Mickey responds by telling...
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 6 Nov 18, 10:53 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,139
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
The 10 minute river journey is an exotic...

The 10 minute river journey is an exotic adventure! You drift past a canopy of green trees and flowering orchids along the South American Amazon. Then youll see a camp overrun by curious gorillas,...
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 6 Nov 18, 10:52 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,139
Posted By Mrs Pumpkin
Day 2: Tonight We Feast! / Hibiscus & Holly At The Poly 2017

Day 2: Magic Kingdom
Character Breakfast at The Crystal Palace / Polynesian Twilight Feast (In-Room Dining)
December 8, 2017


Regular readers of my trip reports know that I take a lot of...
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