S: Causemaker Family 1st trip to Disney 2012
BC: To our sweet princesses, we hope you enjoyed this vacation as much as we did. Love, Mommy & Daddy
1: Itinerary February 4-11, 2012 Saturday: Fly into Orlando in pm, meet up with Siebens Sunday: Magic Kingdom with Siebens; night --> Jeff & Sonja MK Monday: Magic Kingdom; night --> Nana & Papa MK Tuesday am: Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique @ Downtown Disney Tuesday pm: Princess Lunch & Epcot Wednesday: Animal Kingdom Thursday: Hollywood Studios Friday: Magic Kingdom Saturday: Magic Kingdom then fly home
2: We started the trip with snacks @ the airport
3: Caroline napped in her stroller with binky pal. | Nana started her duties right away while daddy found time to read a book! Don't worry, Nana had coffee!
5: Night One! | Somehow we managed to coordinate the Causemaker, Kemmis, Sieben and Kunzke families all meeting at Pop Century and enjoying some Disney time together! | We have no idea where they learned to pose like this!
8: We rode the bus together then headed straight for It's a Small World! | New Friends
9: Again, where did they learn to pose like this? Nana and Grandmama, we're looking in your direction! | Ella and Caroline were accepted into the club. | A little lovin' from Aunt Meredith. | Good times, new friends. | Lunch & fun on the island.
10: After Day 1, Siebens went home. We were sad to see them go but we managed to have more fun!
11: Mommy & Nana declined to ride the spinny rides.
12: Jungle Cruise
13: Swiss Family Robinson treehouse | While we enjoyed the Aladdin ride, Caroline entertained Papa and a photographer.
14: Daddy got a badge for his high score, he was so proud.
15: Stitch | Tomorrowland Speedway
16: Enjoying the Magic Kingdom with Nana & Papa.
17: Magic Kingdom parade. | What does the winner of the Super Bowl do? He goes to Disney World with the Causemakers, of course! | Mommy & the girls had pulled over both strollers to get a snack while daddy checked out the Eli Manning parade. Girls ended up with a front-row seat to the action and caught this photo on mommy's old cell phone!
18: We enjoyed the night show at Magic Kingdom.
19: Thanks to Nana & Papa, mommy and daddy got to have a "date night" at Magic Kingdom. | Nana & Papa had a date night, but of course there are no pictures!
21: We met lots of our favorite characters. It was truly magical!
22: Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique | The girls got pampered.
23: The girls barely ate but mommy dominated that lunch! | Princess Lunch at Akershus. | Then we had lunch with lots of princesses!
24: After our Princess Lunch, Nana & Papa brought Caroline to Epcot and we enjoyed the rest of the day together.
25: Figment was a favorite ride & exhibit.
26: Our next adventure was Animal Kingdom. We headed straight for the safari.
27: We don't see Nana petting the snake?
29: While mommy and daddy enjoyed a little adult time, the girls played with Nana & Papa. | We think Nana & Papa may have enjoyed themselves more now than they did 30 years ago! | Boneyard was great!
30: Of course we had to catch a parade @ Animal Kingdom.
33: We met more friends too!
35: On to Hollywood Studios...
37: We almost didn't go to Hollywood Studios. So glad we did! | Did the boys have too much fun?? Not possible!
38: Another parade!
39: More friends!
40: We managed to enjoy a little down time at the hotel.
42: We are so glad Nana & Papa joined us. Truly magical.
43: For our last couple days, we headed back to the Magic Kingdom. We got to see the opening ceremonies, stroll through the park, and go on our favorite rides again. By the end of the week we were all tired. | Lily literally fell asleep on daddy. Too cute!