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Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 09:35 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 841
Posted By FlorayG
Mobile Wash your hands Wash your hands Wash your...

Wash your hands
Wash your hands
Wash your hands
Did you know many people in medieval times thought the Jews caused the Plague because they rarely caught it? The real reason they rarely caught it...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida Yesterday, 07:52 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 998
Posted By FlorayG
Mobile I've just returned from a 14 night stay on Disney...

I've just returned from a 14 night stay on Disney . I didn't have any dining plan
Spends on food and drink 640
Spends on incidentals and souvenirs 20
Forum: Trip Planning Florida Yesterday, 07:48 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 794
Posted By FlorayG
Mobile If you're mostly eating out $50 per adult per...

If you're mostly eating out $50 per adult per day, less for the kids if they have kids meals. Doing your own cooking who can say? Depends what you like to cook
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 10:11 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,280
Posted By FlorayG
Mobile I've been home from Florida a week so you can...

I've been home from Florida a week so you can imagine how I feel coming back to this. My horse bumped into me yesterday and it was so slippery I lost my footing and went face down headlong in the...
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 10:08 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 3,024
Posted By FlorayG
Mobile Absolutely agree with you. I never had this after...

Absolutely agree with you. I never had this after my mom was cremated I would also have been furious to receive marketing like this
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 12 Oct 19, 06:51 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 851
Posted By FlorayG
I've done a photo review on it somewhere I can't...

I've done a photo review on it somewhere I can't find it to link.
I thought it was lovely. Very civilised in there ( although obviously that depends on the other guests on the day) and endless...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 12 Oct 19, 06:44 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 142
Posted By FlorayG
Mobile Why not? As far as Disney is concerned they are...

Why not? As far as Disney is concerned they are staying on site same as you.
Forum: General Chat 12 Oct 19, 06:36 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 1,124
Posted By FlorayG
Mobile I'm glad you had a great time. None of the...

I'm glad you had a great time. None of the signature restaurants on th Boardwalk seem to be up to scratch. We went to Flying Fish once and thought it OK but certainly not worth the money
Forum: General Chat 11 Oct 19, 03:50 PM
Replies: 37
Views: 3,647
Posted By FlorayG
Look at it this way - you're actually doing him a...

Look at it this way - you're actually doing him a favour by refusing. I've seen this in friends families ( luckily not my own) if you support him he's never going to sort himself out. Sadly, he's...
Forum: General Chat 11 Oct 19, 02:19 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 977
Posted By FlorayG
I guess I grew up using leftovers as I never...

I guess I grew up using leftovers as I never throw anything away except eggshells and bones - and I cook up the bones in the slow cooker to make stock before I chuck them.

OP you can make patties...
Forum: General Chat 11 Oct 19, 12:31 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,726
Posted By FlorayG
plus those of us who aren't overweight and have...

plus those of us who aren't overweight and have no problem with sugar in moderation but just don't want to intake artificial sweeteners - it takes a lot of hunting to find a drink made with just...
Forum: General Chat 11 Oct 19, 12:27 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 765
Posted By FlorayG
NO. I used to get worried prior to going on...

NO. I used to get worried prior to going on holiday with my mom and we used to go 3 - 4 times a year
Once you're on board you will be fine
Forum: General Chat 11 Oct 19, 12:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 977
Posted By FlorayG
What type of food waste do you mostly have? It's...

What type of food waste do you mostly have? It's difficult to suggest solutions without knowing
Forum: General Chat 11 Oct 19, 12:24 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 4,829
Posted By FlorayG
Sadly it could have been anyone in the 'chain'...

Sadly it could have been anyone in the 'chain' who did this.
Unlikely that it went missing 'because' somebody wanted to ransack it because how would they have known in advance that it contained...
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 11 Oct 19, 11:57 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 217
Posted By FlorayG
Solo trip 2019 - day four

Ok I'm right on awake today :grin:
got up at 05:00 and met Ellie in HS at about 6:30 ( she was late due to bus, I was there for rope drop)
Wait time for Smuggers Run was already 30 minute wait but...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 11 Oct 19, 11:36 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 851
Posted By FlorayG
Not recently but in 2016. Yes, you sit down first...

Not recently but in 2016. Yes, you sit down first and then decide which tea menu you want
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 11 Oct 19, 11:08 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 281
Posted By FlorayG
I ate there last week here's my photo report...

I ate there last week here's my photo report www.thedibb.co.uk/forums/showthread.php?t=1147844

I agree don't use a TS credit, it's cheap enough to pay for unless you have TS credits to spare
Ask...
Forum: General Chat 11 Oct 19, 07:48 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 1,726
Posted By FlorayG
If this proposal is correctly reported its...

If this proposal is correctly reported its completely stupid. People will eat junk wherever they can and if they can't eat on the bus they will eat walking along the road. It would be just as...
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 10 Oct 19, 02:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 549
Posted By FlorayG
Probably too late now but I bet it you'd gone...

Probably too late now but I bet it you'd gone back to the store with that broken toy they would have replaced it for you as it was their dinosaur that broke it !
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 10 Oct 19, 02:34 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 720
Posted By FlorayG
...I am sandwiched between a pregnant lady and a...

...I am sandwiched between a pregnant lady and a man desperately trying to balance a stroller...
I'm always amazed that Americans don't stand up and offer seats to people who obviously need them. I...
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 10 Oct 19, 02:25 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 928
Posted By FlorayG
I've made room requests by calling the freefone...

I've made room requests by calling the freefone number in previous years and always either got the room requested or at least an apology at check in that it wasn't available. Weird about the window...
Forum: General Trip Planning 10 Oct 19, 02:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 600
Posted By FlorayG
You can do it with nothing so 100 euro should be...

You can do it with nothing so 100 euro should be plenty. I took $150 cash to Disney and ended up paying for meals with it in the second week because I hadn't spent more than a few $$ for tips
Forum: Indexes 10 Oct 19, 02:13 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 196
Posted By FlorayG
Solo trip 2019 - September - Index

www.thedibb.co.uk/forums/showthread.php?t=1148772 Travel Day

www.thedibb.co.uk/forums/showthread.php?t=1148785 First Day on Disney

www.thedibb.co.uk/forums/showthread.php?t=1148798 day two
...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 10 Oct 19, 01:40 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 476
Posted By FlorayG
Sci-Fi Diner. Never miss it. I love the cheesey...

Sci-Fi Diner. Never miss it. I love the cheesey film clips and I think they do the best burgers on site.
also Ale and Compass for breakfast all-you-can-eat for $24
Forum: Walt Disney World and Florida Trip Reports 10 Oct 19, 01:24 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 319
Posted By FlorayG
Solo trip 2019 - day three and properly awake

I didn't realise until I got up this morning how tired I had been after the long trip. Age starts to show :(
In my diary I have written "turkey sandwich and a doughnut for breakfast" well that's a...
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 10 Oct 19, 08:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 247
Posted By FlorayG
I got my best deal as annual cover from Direct...

I got my best deal as annual cover from Direct Line ( note they are not on comparison sites) and they also cover end supplier failure.
You should arrange your cover to begin as soon as the cost of...
Forum: General Chat 10 Oct 19, 08:13 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,490
Posted By FlorayG
Its always a difficult situation I wonder if the...

Its always a difficult situation I wonder if the children are going to be allowed to decide which parent they want to live with or if they are going to be included in the arrangements for 'sharing'?...
Forum: General Chat 10 Oct 19, 08:07 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,028
Posted By FlorayG
At least its warm clean rain there - back home in...

At least its warm clean rain there - back home in Blightly it's cold, wet and muddy
Forum: Theme Parks Florida 9 Oct 19, 08:03 PM
Replies: 25
Views: 2,084
Posted By FlorayG
If you're awake anyway then definitely do it, I...

If you're awake anyway then definitely do it, I did my first two days because I was awake at 5am anyway. Don't make a special effort though to set an alarm
Forum: Trip Planning Florida 9 Oct 19, 07:57 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,708
Posted By FlorayG
Mobile Take your first day really chilled and don't plan...

Take your first day really chilled and don't plan too much because you're all going to be really tired. Start slow and build up
Forum: General Chat 9 Oct 19, 06:15 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,530
Posted By FlorayG
Mobile When I was at university in the 1970's my parents...

When I was at university in the 1970's my parents were lucky to hear from me once a month. Leave him to find his feet and see how often he wants to contact you. Hrs a grown up now
Forum: General Chat 9 Oct 19, 06:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 353
Posted By FlorayG
Mobile Don't buy an X trail if you need to tow. The...

Don't buy an X trail if you need to tow. The clutch plate isn't up to it as I found out the hard way.
Other than that it's a nice 4x4 if you just need extra grip and there's a lot of space in it.
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 9 Oct 19, 01:02 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 661
Posted By FlorayG
Mobile You can take any food you want on to the plane...

You can take any food you want on to the plane but certain foods you're not allowed to take into the USA. For safety I dump everything I haven't eaten before disembarking.
At MCO last week the food...
Forum: ADR's, Dining, Food and Restaurants 9 Oct 19, 12:53 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 356
Posted By FlorayG
They ask you if you're taking any banned foods...

They ask you if you're taking any banned foods into the USA. I honestly answered "no" because I intended to eat it all before I arrived. What I didn't eat, I put in the rubbish bag on the plane as...
Forum: General Chat 9 Oct 19, 12:39 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,028
Posted By FlorayG
Mobile I did think of that possibility

I did think of that possibility
Forum: General Chat 9 Oct 19, 11:49 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,028
Posted By FlorayG
Mobile It's going to be pretty minging by the time it...

It's going to be pretty minging by the time it does I'm not looking forward to opening it!
Forum: General Chat 9 Oct 19, 11:47 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 962
Posted By FlorayG
I went to view a room at Pop Century (via the...

I went to view a room at Pop Century (via the Skyliner 😁) and they are nice I'd like to stay there next time. But it's more expensive than any other value resort why is that?
Forum: General Chat 9 Oct 19, 11:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,661
Posted By FlorayG
I agree with all of this (also just recently...

I agree with all of this (also just recently home)
Ale and Compass and Nine Dragons are great restaurants especially as they're not often really busy and you can always get a walk up.
I too was...
Forum: General Chat 9 Oct 19, 11:33 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,028
Posted By FlorayG
Mobile But for a 6pm flight you have to leave your...

But for a 6pm flight you have to leave your resort just after lunch. I didn't leave until nearly 7pm.
Forum: General Chat 8 Oct 19, 04:07 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 18,302
Posted By FlorayG
I would SOOO have loved a ride on those fire...

I would SOOO have loved a ride on those fire department cherry pickers (I'd have been up for a zipline rescue as well)
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