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Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 09:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 432
Posted By DonnaD
Wendy's are doing breakfast but the Baconator is...

Wendy's are doing breakfast but the Baconator is just a cheeseburger with bacon on it.
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 05:05 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 674
Posted By DonnaD
My autistic 17 year old has had a few CTs...

My autistic 17 year old has had a few CTs including 1 with the contrast dye. They really are fine and over very quickly. She needs sedation for MRIs because she can't be still for so long but has no...
Forum: Food, Wine, Cooking & Eating Yesterday, 05:17 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 281
Posted By DonnaD
I had the one from Lakeland as well. I did really...

I had the one from Lakeland as well. I did really like it. Just spotted one in the Dollar Store last week. Not as "posh" but works just as well. Sadly not too helpful for the OP though.
Forum: Beyond the Parks 3 Dec 20, 11:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 415
Posted By DonnaD
I have read that The Give the Kids the World...

I have read that The Give the Kids the World lights were donated by Disney but not that they are the Osbourne lights.

However my daughter is at Celebration High school and one of the churches...
Forum: Accommodation 2 Dec 20, 06:40 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 588
Posted By DonnaD
The Championsgate junction on I4 is particularly...

The Championsgate junction on I4 is particularly bad for traffic. They are going to start works soon to change the layout to a "diverging diamond".
Forum: Shopping in Florida 2 Dec 20, 06:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 240
Posted By DonnaD
I am in Orlando and Google Maps says the closest...

I am in Orlando and Google Maps says the closest are in Texas and California!
Forum: Tickets 1 Dec 20, 06:30 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 644
Posted By DonnaD
Which are more generous than Disney's.

Which are more generous than Disney's.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 29 Nov 20, 05:21 PM
Replies: 85
Views: 5,239
Posted By DonnaD
Nice to see a less negative post. I gave myself...

Nice to see a less negative post. I gave myself IVF injections numerous times and children are taught to give themselves insulin. As long as there are qualified staff on site to deal with any adverse...
Forum: General Chat 29 Nov 20, 04:04 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 498
Posted By DonnaD
It is. They have only been able to do it because...

It is. They have only been able to do it because they have been shut since March.
Forum: General Chat 29 Nov 20, 02:28 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 498
Posted By DonnaD
Glad to hear you liked it. We have tickets in a...

Glad to hear you liked it. We have tickets in a few weeks. Hopefully they are raising lots of money for when they can reopen.
Forum: General Chat 26 Nov 20, 03:20 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 500
Posted By DonnaD
Thanks Mick. It will be a very quiet one for us,...

Thanks Mick. It will be a very quiet one for us, effectively a Sunday roast with a bigger bird! Hopefully better than last year when our main drain had a block under the house. I had to deal with an...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 25 Nov 20, 06:56 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,093
Posted By DonnaD
I have read that it is not a replacement for ME...

I have read that it is not a replacement for ME. I suppose the logistics of organising the onward transfers to each hotel with luggage won't be worth the hassle. This might be the issue with Port...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 25 Nov 20, 02:05 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,907
Posted By DonnaD
I also believe it is a major cause of the high...

I also believe it is a major cause of the high prices at onsite restaurants. Inflated prices make the DDP look like better value.
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 24 Nov 20, 06:24 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,093
Posted By DonnaD
Brightline are completely separate from Sunrail...

Brightline are completely separate from Sunrail. Sunrail really is just a commuter service that has tons of level crossings and crawls through Downtown Orlando. I do wish they had a link to the...
Forum: General Chat 23 Nov 20, 10:25 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,860
Posted By DonnaD
I saw something on Facebook that estimated it at...

I saw something on Facebook that estimated it at 30 min if you knew how to navigate the shortest path through the resorts and didn't stop to look around. Sounds about right to me.
Forum: Beyond the Parks 22 Nov 20, 10:30 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 166
Posted By DonnaD
I live near Indian Ridge. It is not a community...

I live near Indian Ridge. It is not a community with restrictions on things like holiday decorations and is largely residential. There will be some houses participating in Trick or Treating but not...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 22 Nov 20, 05:33 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 589
Posted By DonnaD
He will definitely need a Visa with more than one...

He will definitely need a Visa with more than one conviction especially as they already have a record of them.
Forum: General Chat 21 Nov 20, 04:42 AM
Replies: 40
Views: 4,860
Posted By DonnaD
Quite far tbh. I have done GF to TTC and it does...

Quite far tbh. I have done GF to TTC and it does take awhile. I will probably try it once my daughter's electric wheels are fixed.
Forum: General Chat 20 Nov 20, 06:49 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,627
Posted By DonnaD
My 14 year old became nocturnal during lock down...

My 14 year old became nocturnal during lock down as her school didn't have set times to log on. She now has to be at the bus stop at 6:15 and gets up at 5:30. She is very good about trying to be...
Forum: General Chat 20 Nov 20, 12:56 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 2,258
Posted By DonnaD
No advice on the fish but I also think the white...

No advice on the fish but I also think the white canister is just a simple filter for drinking water. We had one in the UK that fed a a seperate small tap for drinking water as the main tap had...
Forum: General Chat 20 Nov 20, 12:45 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 260
Posted By DonnaD
If it makes anyone feel better, it really hasn't...

If it makes anyone feel better, it really hasn't been waterpark weather this week. It has been mostly sunny but much cooler and breezy. My daughter even wore long sleeves for the first time.
Forum: TV and Film 18 Nov 20, 09:15 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,041
Posted By DonnaD
My daughter has developed major hearing problems...

My daughter has developed major hearing problems this year. I have found that subtitles are incredibly helpful for me too even though my hearing is perfectly fine. They are particularly good for...
Forum: Car Hire & Transportation 18 Nov 20, 03:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 220
Posted By DonnaD
For the parks and Citywalk the Uber drop off is...

For the parks and Citywalk the Uber drop off is now within the parking garage. There is no way they could use that area for the hotels. It would be a seriously long walk with luggage!
Forum: General Chat 17 Nov 20, 03:50 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,046
Posted By DonnaD
It is only 20 min from Animal Kingdom so not...

It is only 20 min from Animal Kingdom so not really that far out for a villa.
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 17 Nov 20, 03:21 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,040
Posted By DonnaD
Very interesting video. My daughter has just been...

Very interesting video. My daughter has just been identified as a likely sufferer of the Mast Cell Activation Syndrome mentioned in it. Her's has nothing to do with Covid. We thought she had...
Forum: Beyond the Parks 17 Nov 20, 12:36 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,020
Posted By DonnaD
Christmas is usually a very busy time in...

Christmas is usually a very busy time in Celebration. They didn't have a problem with my daughter and her friends not ordering full meals recently.
Forum: Beyond the Parks 17 Nov 20, 12:32 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,493
Posted By DonnaD
It is also one of the narrowest spots in DS. I...

It is also one of the narrowest spots in DS. I was there earlier that day and they were controlling entry to shops etc. It certainly didn't feel crowded then. Mask compliance was good too.
Forum: Beyond the Parks 17 Nov 20, 12:09 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,493
Posted By DonnaD
The Christmas trees are spread out throughout DS...

The Christmas trees are spread out throughout DS this year rather than on a narrow "trail".
Forum: Accommodation 16 Nov 20, 01:03 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,891
Posted By DonnaD
Prices haven't dropped at all in my area near...

Prices haven't dropped at all in my area near Formosa Gardens. I even get phone calls and letters from people looking to buy our house constantly.

The house right next to us was a short term...
Forum: Accommodation 16 Nov 20, 06:10 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,134
Posted By DonnaD
I drive past the 3 Golden Corrals on 192 pretty...

I drive past the 3 Golden Corrals on 192 pretty regularly. The one in the middle, near Celebration, has reopened. I am not sure about "new rules". I was surprised to see Ponderosa near Old Lake...
Forum: Beyond the Parks 15 Nov 20, 08:23 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,020
Posted By DonnaD
My daughter was at Market St Cafe last week. She...

My daughter was at Market St Cafe last week. She only had fries but every one was happy and she mentioned a big menu and very friendly waitress.

The bakery has finally reopened as Cornerstone...
Forum: General Chat 15 Nov 20, 03:34 AM
Replies: 83
Views: 5,100
Posted By DonnaD
We saw him outside a restaurant near Epping...

We saw him outside a restaurant near Epping nearly 3o years ago. He was pretty high profile then so even I recognised him.
Forum: Accommodation 15 Nov 20, 03:23 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,134
Posted By DonnaD
Yes it is. As Mick mentioned above it is one with...

Yes it is. As Mick mentioned above it is one with 2 right turn lanes.
Forum: TV and Film 13 Nov 20, 11:21 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,346
Posted By DonnaD
I liked it. Especially after being fooled by the...

I liked it. Especially after being fooled by the "Alternative John Lewis ad" on YouTube about an old man and his dog. A friend had posted on Facebook. I thought it was the real thing and kept waiting...
Forum: Current Virus Issue Forum 13 Nov 20, 12:09 AM
Replies: 157
Views: 17,653
Posted By DonnaD
I wonder if the Covid crisis will influence...

I wonder if the Covid crisis will influence future hospital design in the UK. My daughter has been on overnight 3 times in 2 different Orlando childrens hospitals. Every child has a seperate room...
Forum: General Chat 12 Nov 20, 11:47 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,884
Posted By DonnaD
This was me as a child too! I thought the whole...

This was me as a child too! I thought the whole idea was impossible and wouldn't have understood why my mother would lie to me when I told (rather than asked) her. She says I told her not to worry I...
Forum: Accommodation 12 Nov 20, 10:48 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 447
Posted By DonnaD
I have stopped at those lights many times and...

I have stopped at those lights many times and honestly can barely see individual people. The Island H2O waterpark isn't actually part of the hotel. The hotel has a seperate, very quiet and private...
Forum: Accommodation 12 Nov 20, 05:50 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 447
Posted By DonnaD
I live very close to the resort so haven't stayed...

I live very close to the resort so haven't stayed there but would would personally prefer it to YC if you don't have free dining even without the savings. You will have much more space both in your...
Forum: Accommodation 10 Nov 20, 10:10 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,134
Posted By DonnaD
Those are the 2 I am most familiar with as well...

Those are the 2 I am most familiar with as well so there can't be too many! Wait until you see all the changes at Posner Park. There is even a housing estate in the middle now.
Forum: Accommodation 10 Nov 20, 04:58 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,134
Posted By DonnaD
Mick, I can't think of any lights locally that...

Mick, I can't think of any lights locally that don't allow a "right on red".
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