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My October trip report   PREP061 from WDWPrepSchool.comI just returned from a Disney World trip full of bucket list items and each night, I recorded audio recapping the day. Today, I have all of those clips included in my trip report.

I also have a quick tip with a way to access your My Disney Experience info regardless of whether or not you have an internet connection.

My October trip report   PREP061 from WDWPrepSchool.com

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Disney World is driving me crazy   PREP060 from WDWPrepSchool.comDisney World has been making too many unpleasant changes and performing crazy tests and it’s driving me crazy for people who are traveling in late 2014.

Today, I have some rants about those things as well as some proposed solutions to some of them.

I also have a quick tip of the day on getting Free Dining for 2015.

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Is Memory Maker worth it?   PREP059 from WDWPrepSchool.comLots of people are trying to decide if the $149 pre-purchase price of Memory Maker is worth it for their trips.

Today, I have some thoughts to help you decide.

I also have a quick tip about adding items to My Disney Experience that aren’t automatically linked.

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My favorite 1 week Disney World trip plan   PREP058 from WDWPrepSchool.comIf somebody asked me what the best-of-the-best plans were for a family trip to Disney World, today’s 1-week plan would be it. It has all of my favorite overall resorts, dining locations and special touches that I think most families will enjoy.

I also have a quick tip of the day about what you can order when you make a dining reservation.

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A magical first timer interview   PREP057 from WDWPrepSchool.comToday’s interview is with a first-timer named Cindy who I talked to before and after her September 2014 trip. There were surprises, great plans, magical moments, unexpected challenges and great memories.

I also have a quick tip of the day about a way to snag difficult FastPass+ reservations less than 60 days before your trip.

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Souvenir shopping on Disney World trips   PREP056 from WDWPrepSchool.comOne big part of many people’s trip budgets is for souvenirs so today I’ve got info on where to shop, what to buy and some tips.

I also have a quick tip of the day for people who are nervous about knowing how to use the My Disney Experience site or app when it’s time to make dining or FastPass+ reservations.

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Details of my 6 step Disney World planning process   PREP055 from WDWPrepSchool.comI often mention my 6 step planning process but have never had a podcast about the details of each step. Today, I discuss that and have a free download to help you work through the process.

I also have a quick tip about people attending one of the parties who want to use FastPass+.

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Special Disney World parties and events (and if theyre worth it)   PREP054 from WDWPrepSchool.comThere are several special events and parties held at Disney World that you might want to do during your trip.

Today, I have info on each of those, including what each event includes, how much it costs (if anything), if I think it’s worth it and the best times to go to each.

I also have a quick tip if you’d like to enjoy the fireworks from the special parties without attending the event.

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Disney World with older kids   PREP053 from WDWPrepSchool.comMost Disney World info focuses on families with little ones, but how do you do put together a trip plan for older kids?

I have info for you today on doing that, including when to go, where to stay and places to eat.

I also have a quick tip on using Disney gift cards on your trip and a way to save money when you purchase them.

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The best free things to do at Disney World resorts   PREP052 from WDWPrepSchool.comThere are lots of activities to do at Disney World resorts, and some of them are not only great, but won’t cost you a thing.

It’s also the one-year anniversary of the podcast and I have a quick tip of the day about when to buy some types of Disney World tickets.

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How to choose the right park tickets   PREP051 from WDWPrepSchool.comDisney World park tickets are expensive and can be confusing to figure out. Today, I have info on which options are available and who should choose each one.

I also have a quick tip about your techie setup when making hard-to-get dining and FastPass+ reservations.

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A Disneyland pro goes to WDW for the first time   PREP050 from WDWPrepSchool.comToday, I have a different kind of first-timer trip report because this one comes from a Disneyland pro who just returned from her Disney World trip with her family.

I also have a quick tip of the day about scheduling a wake-up call in your Disney World resort room.

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Ideal and short on time Disney World planning timelines   PREP049 from WDWPrepSchool.comThe time it takes to plan a Disney World trip is often a surprise to many first-timers. It is a more than a little strange to have to think about what you’re going to eat 6+ months ahead of time.

Today, I have an ideal Disney World planning timeline and what to do if you’re short on time.

I also have a quick tip to increase your chances of getting a FastPass+ to meet Anna and Elsa.

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Some of the worst Disney World advice Ive heard   PREP048 from WDWPrepSchool.comAnytime a mainstream media source tries to give advice on how to plan a Disney World trip, I cringe because I know they are going to mess it up.

Today, I have 5 bits of bad advice that I’ve heard a lot and some good advice that you can use instead.

I also have a quick tip on choosing FastPass+ reservations based on how fun the line is.

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What to expect each month at Disney World   PREP047 from WDWPrepSchool.comDisney World varies a lot by month in terms of crowds, temperatures and special events so today, I’ve got info about every month of the year to help you decide when to go.

I also have a quick tip on the best source for accurate info from Disney.

What to expect each month at Disney World   PREP047 from WDWPrepSchool.com

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