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  1. Disneyland Resort Construction Wrapping Up, Knott's News, and San Diego Zoo

    by , 03-15-2012 at 09:30 PM


    So much to see and do In the Parks this week. We are on the cusp of a massive Summer of exciting new attractions all over Southern California. Looking at Disneyland, we find that the Matterhorn is nearly done emerging from the new paint job while Cars Land is now running tests daily on all of the attractions there. We next stop by Knott's Berry Farm where things are really coming along nicely and the look of
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    Updated 03-16-2012 at 07:36 AM by In the Parks

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  2. 93 days, a bum knee, and career planning...

    by , 03-15-2012 at 09:20 PM
    So I haven't posted a blog in a while... Part of me has been busy, part of me thinks that my silly nursing school rants aren't really "Micechat worthy" (why read about nursing in a Disney site?), and other part is just... if you want to know what's happening you can read my facebook status which is pretty much a diary of verbal diarrhea some days.

    But then my knee happened and it has given me sometime to think, along with some sage advice to give. And that's what I think is ...
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  3. Some Day

    by , 03-15-2012 at 03:06 AM
    Life has been throwing me a lot of curves lately. There just doesn't seem to be enough time to do all the things that I want to do. There's definitely not enough time in a day to do the things that I should be doing.

    Years ago, I was prompted by my husband to begin scrapbooking our family photos. I started scrapbooks of myself, my two boys, and of my grandson. Those scrapbooks have been sitting way too long. Unfinished. I have completed many scrapbooks. My closet is full of ...
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  4. The Rise and Tragic Fall of Orange County's Japanese Deer Park

    by , 03-14-2012 at 08:23 PM


    Once upon a time, guests from around the world could gather in the small town of Buena Park California to visit the largest Japanese cultural and recreational center in the Western hemisphere, and then head off to look at wax figures and eat Boysenberry pie. At least that was the dream of Allen Parkinson according to historian Richard Harris.

    Richard is the author of Early Amusement Parks
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    Updated 03-14-2012 at 09:56 PM by SAMLAND

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  5. Valerie at the Columbia Harbour House and Liberty Tree Tavern

    by , 03-13-2012 at 04:08 AM (From The Mouth Of The Mouse)
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    Hello, and welcome to this week's [B]'From The Mouth Of The Mouse!'[/B]

    Each week, we spotlight a different Cast Member story to give you more insight into some of your favorite attractions, resorts, and movies from all over the Walt Disney Company.

    [/FONT][/SIZE][FONT=verdana]This ...
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