The Make Mine Magic Podcast 111: Animal Kingdom Trip Report 2017

This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of our August 2017 trip to Animal Kingdom, and the following: Dino-Land, Dinosaur (the ride and the movie), Tusker House, Jungle Juice, the Tam Tam Drummers of Harambe, cooling towels, Pocahontas, It’s Tough to Be a Bug!, Flights of Wonder, the Harambe Market, the Kilimanjaro Safari, and the Wild Africa Trek.

The Make Mine Magic Podcast features Jenn and Glenn Walker talking about Disney, parks, movies, travel advice, characters, Marvel, Star Wars, Studio Ghibli, etc., if it’s Disney, it’s fair game.

Links:

Jennifer’s Twitter

Glenn’s Twitter

Jennifer’s Blog

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

Biff Bam Pop!

The Biff Bam Pop! Podcast Network

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Pinterest

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Instagram

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Apple Podcasts

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

Videos:

Animal Kingdom commercial

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The Make Mine Magic Podcast 84: Disney Line Management

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This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of line management, and the following:

intro / inline and online / time of season / holiday events / Jenn alone in Disneyland / geocaching / FastPass / Magic Bands / Toy Story Midway Mania / giant toys / Mr. Potato Head / omni-movers and slow-loaders / various games / hidden Mickeys / conversation! / categories / Soarin’ games / be creative / plans / phone applications / extra magic hours / rain / what do you do? / ask us anything / closing /

Links:

Mr. Potato Head at Toy Story Midway Mania

Jennifer’s Twitter

Glenn’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

Biff Bam Pop!

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Pinterest

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on iTunes

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

 

Make Mine Magic Podcast 69: Foods, Animals, and Rides

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This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the following:

intro / hodgepodge episode / Chef Mickey’s / the menu / bacon / the fab five / birthday / who selects the fab five? / other breakfasts / Animal Kingdom uphill both ways / gorillas, tigers, and bats / Kilimanjaro Safari / safari no story / Rafiki’s Planet Watch / Expedition Everest / It’s Tough to Be a Bug / Hollywood Studios / The Great Movie Ride / gourmet eats at Min and Bill’s / Star Tours / One Man’s Dream / Toy Story Midway Mania / Indiana spring break / Fantasmic! / live shows / Via Napoli / closing /

Links:

Winnie the Pooh watches while Glenn chokes

MMM on Cast Members

MMM on Live Shows

Kat on Twitter

Jennifer’s Twitter

Glenn’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Pinterest

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on iTunes

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

 

Make Mine Magic Podcast 68: New Fantasyland

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This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the new Fantasyland, and the following:

new opening and intro / Be Your Guest? / first impressions / Swarming Disney / Seven Dwarfs Mine Train / Big Thunder Mountain / Peter Pan’s Flight / Princess Fairytale Hall / Carousel of Progress / Small World / Kat’s omni-mover curse / Jungle Cruise / snark / Tiki Room / Country Bears / another castle / Be Our Guest / baby angels in the ceiling / the dinner, especially the fries / the grey stuff / Haunted Mansion / spooky endings / Hall of Presidents / A Man and His Dream / Baymax / fireworks / hesitant closing /

Links:

MMM on the 1964 World’s Fair

French Fry Diary

Jennifer’s Twitter

Glenn’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Pinterest

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on iTunes

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

 

Make Mine Magic Podcast 66: Birthday Highlights

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This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of our recent trip to WDW, and the following:

intro with special guest Kat / Art of Animation / Finding Nemo suite / Kat’s first time / Parkhopper challenge / fireworks on the Monorail / Teppan Edo / refillable mugs / Soarin’ / Spaceship Earth / the Beverley trick / FastPass and walk ons / the curse of Kat / Turtle Talk / Haunted Mansion / birthday / Main Street Electrical Parade / Yorkshire fry adventure / accents / highlights of the day / closing /

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Links:

MMM on Beverley

French Fry Diary

Jennifer’s Twitter

Glenn’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Pinterest

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on iTunes

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

 

Make Mine Magic Podcast 60: Podcasts part 2

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This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of podcasts, and the following:

intro / the experiment / whenever / Disafterdark Podcast / the rules / feedback / get to the point / The GAR! Podcast / bring me there / Magic! The Disney Fan Podcast / Enchanted Tiki Talk / Fastpass, Just Pass, Standby / The Disney Nerds Podcast / background music / Mouse Manners and More / experience / WDW Radio / enthusiasm / Inside the Magic / The Unofficial Guide’s Disney Dish / history / Geek Out Loud / the long way there / re-intro / WEDWay Radio / news done new / shout outs / let us know what you think / closing /

Links:

MMM on Podcasts part 1

Disafterdark Podcast

The GAR! Podcast

Magic! The Disney Fan Podcast

Enchanted Tiki Talk

The Disney Nerds

Live 365

Robin Renee

Audacious 11 Podcast

Mouse Manners and More

WDW Radio

Inside the Magic

The Unofficial Guide’s Disney Dish

Geek Out Loud

WEDWay Radio

Jennifer’s Twitter

Glenn’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Pinterest

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on iTunes

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

 

Make Mine Magic Podcast 49: Disney Pin Trading

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This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of Disney Pin Trading, and the following:

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intro / pin trading / official / simple and complex / the act of trading / traders and non-traders / exclusives / the secret pin office / eBay / Up pin / moving pins / Figment / Journey and Figment / Midship Detective Agency / Adventurers Club /Who Wants to be a Millionaire? / pin tour / segway tour / cruise pins / Jenn’s favorite pin / flea market secrets / closing / pin trading kits /

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Jennifer’s Twitter

Glenn’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Pinterest

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

 

Make Mine Magic Podcast 45: Planning the Birthday Trip, Part 2

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This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the following:

intro / what we’re about / birthday trip / Hamburger Mary’s / AAA Travel / luggage tags / Raglan Road / Teppan Edo / Japan / Yak & Yeti / Be Our Guest / Via Napoli / Cape May Café / SciFi Dine-In / Anna and Elsa / slow mail / how Frozen should have ended / Hoppers / Frozen festivities / MagicBands / flights / fun Disney prep / TCM Cruise / suggestions / closing / packing tips /

Links:

Planning the Birthday Trip part 1

Hamburger Mary’s in Orlando

Hamburger Mary’s at French Fry Diary

AAA Travel

Raglan Road at French Fry Diary

Gail on Twitter

Yak & Yeti

Be Our Guest

Via Napoli

Sci-Fi Dine-In Theater

The GAR! Podcast

Jennifer’s Twitter

Glenn’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

The Make Mine Magic Podcast on Pinterest

The Make Mine Magic Facebook Page

Videos:

How It Should Have Ended – Frozen

 

Make Mine Magic Podcast 40: Planning the Birthday Trip

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This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast includes discussion of the following:

Disney stuff / happy places / TCM Cruise / Art of Animation / Free Dining Plan / quick service vs. snack / breakfast in EPCOT / slammers and bums / early character buffet / bring back the Adventurers Club / Downtown Disney / dining reservations / FastPass and Magic Bands / Rock ‘n’ Roller Coaster / birthday / closing /

Links:

TCM Cruise

Art of Animation episode of MMM

AAA Travel

Adventurers Club on MMM

Rich Voza

The GAR! Podcast

Jennifer’s Twitter

Glenn’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

 

Make Mine Magic Podcast 21: WDW Thrill Rides part 2

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This week’s episode of The Make Mine Magic Podcast continues discussion of Walt Disney World’s thrill rides, and the following:

something funny / Indiana Jones / the stunt show / Disneyland Indy ride / Pirates of the Caribbean / Big Thunder Mountain / updated interactive queue / Splash Mountain / Song of the South / the queue and the drop / WEDway PeopleMover / Space Mountain / Body Wars / simulator rides / check with your physician / Avatar / closing /

Links:

Thrill Rides Podcast, part 1

Body Wars

Cranium Command

Jennifer’s Twitter

Glenn’s Twitter

The GAR! Podcast Family on Facebook

Videos:

Pirates of the Caribbean ride

Body Wars ride