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Travel Blogs from Winter Haven
... with the movie. I'm sure I'll catch it on DVD at some point. We returned back to Ray and Helens. The kids played around while Jodi and Helen prepared Christmas Eve dinner. The ladies did awesome. Ham, corn, cheesy potatoes, Swedish meatballs and rolls were on the menu. It was all delicious. Later Jodi got Kaleb and Kylee in Christmas PJ's for a photo shoot. It didn't quite go as planned but never less we got the ...
... holders in to every two or three standby & turned our 20 min into a close to 40 min wait!! Lucky for technology I could change our fast pass (aka better seating pass) for the stunt show to the next session. To add insult to injury the star tours ride (there's over fifty combinations of scenarios) took us pod racing and then to Gungan city and Jar Jar!! Noooo! Change of time meant an early lunch & Jordan's 200th burger for the holiday. Indiana Jones stunt show was ...
... They were served with a side salad or fruit cup, along with a choice of dessert. We chose an almond covered sweet pretzel and a chocolate Viking mousse cup. This is another must visit restaurant for us each trip we make to Epcot. Delicious food and great atmosphere at the outside dining area. Soon enough it was time for us to head over to the Magic Kingdom via monorail to meet up with Michele for their character meet and photo op with Marie. For those of you who may not be ...
... Play tomorrow morning at 1230 hrs.
Oh, and it was cold, cloudy and drizzling all day long. There has been no sun for 4 days. Sunshine State my butt!
Woke up to sunshine! 75 degrees today. Played New Mexico our first game. No one was hitting and we were trailing 5 to 3 going into the top of the seventh. The girls rallied for five runs and held onto an 8 to 5 victory.
Next up were the Dreamgirlz again. Held them ...
... even when Cap'n Bill started the motor again.
Zipping across the water again we stopped near an island, actually idling and moving slowly. As we approached a small open area, Cap'n Bill quickly pointed off the right side of the boat. I was only able to see the back of a gator disappear under water.
A little farther along, Leslie spotted a black snake sunning itself. Cap'n Bill spun us around so we could take some photos. It may have ...
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