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Forum: Pre-Trip Reports Today, 09:57 PM
Replies: 116
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Posted By jothp
Ooh, I think I have to add buying a balloon onto...

Ooh, I think I have to add buying a balloon onto the list. We did get balloons one year in DLP but that doesn't count right as it's a totally different country!:pgig: I do have some fantastic...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports Today, 09:51 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 7,218
Posted By jothp
Wow, 4 Disney parks and 2 Universal parks in the...

Wow, 4 Disney parks and 2 Universal parks in the same day is really ambitious. I'm looking forward to hearing all about how you're going to plan it.
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports Today, 08:22 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 7,218
Posted By jothp
It sounds like you had a fantastic day and...

It sounds like you had a fantastic day and managed to get on loads of rides. I'm still deciding on what rules we are going to use for our 4 park challenge this time. You've inspired me to try and...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports Today, 05:45 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 4,206
Posted By jothp
Thanks, I'm thinking there are a good few on...

Thanks, I'm thinking there are a good few on there that should be easy enough to do. I don't think we're likely to tick off all the resorts on this trip but we should be visiting at least one new...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports Yesterday, 11:22 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 4,206
Posted By jothp
I've been working on the Disney bucket list -...

I've been working on the Disney bucket list - this is all the things that we would like to do at Disney but haven't managed to get around to on either of our previous trips. It does include quite a...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants Yesterday, 08:37 PM
Replies: 73
Views: 6,574
Posted By jothp
I've been wondering the same thing. DH keeps...

I've been wondering the same thing. DH keeps asking to upgrade to DxDP but I keep saying it is too much food. This option could be a compromise if it was available to us.
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports Yesterday, 08:12 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 17,389
Posted By jothp
What a shame that some of the things you wanted...

What a shame that some of the things you wanted to try aren't available anymore. :(
Forum: Disney Crafts Yesterday, 06:21 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,241
Posted By jothp
They look great. I've just started making a few...

They look great. I've just started making a few pairs of my own this week.

https://www.thedibb.co.uk/postImages/87441/b4b54b5609ce96.jpg
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Forum: Pre-Trip Reports Yesterday, 12:00 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 17,389
Posted By jothp
Mobile It's a great feeling when you know everything is...

It's a great feeling when you know everything is paid. 😀 You've certainly been busy getting things done. I haven't even done the passports yet that I was definitely doing Thursday! I have however...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports Yesterday, 11:57 AM
Replies: 281
Views: 17,389
Posted By jothp
Mobile No I didn't get anything. They had some lovely...

No I didn't get anything. They had some lovely stuff but the things I might have ordered weren't in stock in the sizes I needed. It's certainly a website I will be keeping my eye on though. 😀
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports Yesterday, 11:22 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 7,218
Posted By jothp
Mobile I think it looks good. I would probably try for a...

I think it looks good. I would probably try for a boarding group on the first morning at HS, then you could have a 2nd attempt to try if you didn't get on first time or a chance to ride again if you...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 22 Feb 20, 10:32 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 4,206
Posted By jothp
Thank you. I do keep coming up with extra...

Thank you. I do keep coming up with extra characters to make. I took the girls to primark today and saw a cushion the same colour as Dopey's top. I had to buy it to chop up! :pgig:
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 22 Feb 20, 10:23 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 13,264
Posted By jothp
We've got a day when I've got Typhoon Lagoon in...

We've got a day when I've got Typhoon Lagoon in the morning and Hollywood studios for the rest of the day with the option to go to Hollywood studios before Typhoon Lagoon to try to pick up a boarding...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 22 Feb 20, 12:10 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 213
Posted By jothp
It sounds like you've got a really fun trip...

It sounds like you've got a really fun trip planned with all the family. I'm looking forward to reading more about your trip. That is a gigantic snack list you have there. I've not even started on...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 21 Feb 20, 01:28 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 13,264
Posted By jothp
:pgig: I can just imagine now what it will look...

:pgig: I can just imagine now what it will look like with one half all fresh and new and one half dirty and old. :pgig:

Robyn and Hattie have both done Ratatouille on school trips to Paris but the...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 21 Feb 20, 12:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 423
Posted By jothp
Wow, I think I'd be having kittens about planning...

Wow, I think I'd be having kittens about planning a trip at such short notice. It sounds like you are going to have a fabulous time and it certainly would be lovely to get away from all the wind and...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 21 Feb 20, 12:07 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 1,728
Posted By jothp
I think your plan looks great, plenty of park...

I think your plan looks great, plenty of park time but also loads of relaxation time too. We are going to be doing MNSSHP on Friday 21st too so we might see you there.
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 20 Feb 20, 11:41 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 4,206
Posted By jothp
I love the piglet ones too. I got the hairbands...

I love the piglet ones too. I got the hairbands (and pretty much everything else) on ebay. The two above were 1.66 each plus 1.30 postage for the two. Some of the others were 1.75 each with...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 20 Feb 20, 10:52 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 4,206
Posted By jothp
Well two more pairs have been completed. I had...

Well two more pairs have been completed. I had lots of jobs to do today, but somehow ended up spending ages on these instead. :blush:

https://www.thedibb.co.uk/postImages/87441/b4b54b5609ce96.jpg...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 20 Feb 20, 10:35 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 4,206
Posted By jothp
Have a look at the video, I think you'll be...

Have a look at the video, I think you'll be surprised how easy they are to make.
You really should try and make those crochet ears, they are gorgeous. :grin::grin:
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 20 Feb 20, 03:54 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 7,218
Posted By jothp
At least I'm not the only one :pgig: ...

At least I'm not the only one :pgig:



From what I've seen the ride is pretty amazing. I've no idea when we're likely to be back again so I think we're definitely going to try at least once. :)
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 20 Feb 20, 03:52 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 13,264
Posted By jothp
Yes consulting now might just give things away! ...

Yes consulting now might just give things away!

It's good news that the castle is going to be done discreetly. Hopefully we won't notice too much going on during the daytime, it would be a...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 20 Feb 20, 03:45 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 17,389
Posted By jothp
How thoughtful of them to decorate for you. It...

How thoughtful of them to decorate for you. It sounds like a great plan to try and get your dissertation done before you start, then it should make things a bit easier. I'm off to check out...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 20 Feb 20, 03:41 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 4,206
Posted By jothp
It's taking less time as I get more used to what...

It's taking less time as I get more used to what I'm doing. I'm sure you'd be able to do it and I expect Caitlin could do most of it too. Evie has been helping me. Have a watch of the video of...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 20 Feb 20, 11:22 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 4,206
Posted By jothp
Thanks, I did look at how much they were selling...

Thanks, I did look at how much they were selling for on places like Etsy and think to myself that it could be a nice little money maker. I'm not sure where I'd fit in all the making though. :)
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 20 Feb 20, 09:35 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 4,206
Posted By jothp
Mobile Thanks Abby, that is exactly the video I followed...

Thanks Abby, that is exactly the video I followed as recommended by you. Hattie loves Tigger so she will definitely be wearing those to Crystal Palace. Evie wants to wear the Piglet ones. I'm still...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 20 Feb 20, 09:09 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 4,206
Posted By jothp
Thanks, it was a bit tricky in places but I'm...

Thanks, it was a bit tricky in places but I'm really pleased with how they've turned out and I think it will be easier now I've done one pair and know what I'm doing. :)
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 19 Feb 20, 11:11 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 4,206
Posted By jothp
Mobile Well the ears have been started. I've got the...

Well the ears have been started. I've got the Tigger ears finished and have done the ear part for Piglet. I've also made a start on Donald but I've not done enough to photograph them yet.
...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 19 Feb 20, 10:39 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 4,206
Posted By jothp
We aren't planning on doing early morning magic. ...

We aren't planning on doing early morning magic. I think we might if we were staying offsite but with staying onsite I can't justify the extra cost.

I don't think it will make too much...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 19 Feb 20, 10:30 PM
Replies: 281
Views: 17,389
Posted By jothp
Well done, that's really good news. Hopefully...

Well done, that's really good news. Hopefully the six difficult weeks will fly by, I'm sure just knowing there's an end date will get you through. :)
Forum: Itineraries 19 Feb 20, 04:16 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 781
Posted By jothp
I would also advise you to study the maps and to...

I would also advise you to study the maps and to read as much as you can here and on other Disney sites. If you are planning to be at the park for rope drop then be aware that you are often allowed...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 19 Feb 20, 10:15 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 4,206
Posted By jothp
Well I'm feeling like a bit of an idiot this...

Well I'm feeling like a bit of an idiot this morning. I read in the August 2020 group that somebody had booked early morning magic when they'd done their ADRs I decided to double check dates and it...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 19 Feb 20, 10:04 AM
Replies: 238
Views: 13,264
Posted By jothp
We've ended up with two evenings in a row at MK...

We've ended up with two evenings in a row at MK too. We're going to do the Halloween party on Friday 21st but it is our tradition to spend our last evening in MK and that is Saturday. :confused2 I...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 19 Feb 20, 09:50 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 4,206
Posted By jothp
It does feel like there's quite a bit to do but...

It does feel like there's quite a bit to do but I'm feeling quite relaxed about it. Going to do the passports today hopefully or if not tomorrow. I've pencilled in the beginning of March for buying...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 19 Feb 20, 08:40 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 7,218
Posted By jothp
Hollywood studios is a real pain. ROTR seems to...

Hollywood studios is a real pain. ROTR seems to run so differently from day to day that there really is no way to know when you might be called. I think if opening at HS stays early then we might...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 19 Feb 20, 08:28 AM
Replies: 281
Views: 17,389
Posted By jothp
Why don't you take your old magic bands with you...

Why don't you take your old magic bands with you and see if they work. If not you've not lost anything.

We love packing cubes. As there are 5 of us I use them to separate different people's...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 18 Feb 20, 09:49 PM
Replies: 116
Views: 4,206
Posted By jothp
I'm really pleased that they want to dress up...

I'm really pleased that they want to dress up. :spin: Conveniently Robyn already has a yellow skirt that will be perfect for Snow White that I think Evie will be able to wear. I believe there is...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 18 Feb 20, 09:37 PM
Replies: 238
Views: 13,264
Posted By jothp
To be honest I do think it's unreasonable to...

To be honest I do think it's unreasonable to close the park early to paying guests in the middle of August. I know that a corporate event would obviously generate a lot of money but when you book to...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 18 Feb 20, 10:19 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 4,206
Posted By jothp
MNSSHP I had very much resigned myself to...

MNSSHP

I had very much resigned myself to the fact that none of the girls would dress up for the party and was thinking of making some Halloween inspired ears. It turns out though after a...
Forum: Pre-Trip Reports 18 Feb 20, 12:07 AM
Replies: 151
Views: 7,218
Posted By jothp
I like the way that you've put the 6 park day...

I like the way that you've put the 6 park day just before your cruise when you'll have a few days off park touring.

I would definitely try to fit in an extra morning to get a boarding group for...
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