Amy of Resourceful Mommy, Jennifer of Mom Bloggers Club, Susan and Janice of 5 Minutes for Mom, Maria Bailey of Mom Select, and especially Laura and Leanne, part of the Disney Social Media team, all of whose efforts really blew me away.
Duffy, the Disney Bear (he really helped get Soren through some rough nights)Disney really knows how to host guests and create an atmosphere of, well, magic (there's that word again). You'll be hearing more about the details over this and the next few posts.
Soren, Chris and I arrived Thursday around lunchtime, and were luckily able to check in right away to the hotel--the gorgeous Grand Floridian, Disney's flagship 5-star hotel.
official page on Twitter so you can find the dates and registration info for next year), I nearly passed out when I found it was at The Grand Floridian.
(above photos: the views from our balcony)
Our room was spacious and inviting,
and filled with little Disney touches like the towel art, in this case a princess purse
After arriving and settling it, we hit the pool before the conference started that evening. I'll be writing a post just about the dinner and events surrounding the 20th anniversary of Disney's Fairy Tale Weddings and Wedding pavillion soon, as this one is already quite long. Stay tuned!
Disclosure: I paid a fee to attend the conference. Hotel accommodations during the conference were included in the fee, as were Park tickets, selected meals and freebies in our conference totes. All opinions are my own.