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Most of us don’t like thinking about death. It freaks us out. But thinking about our own death surprisingly has a lot of practical advantages. One of those advantages is that it forces us to zero in on what’s actually important in our lives and what’s just frivolous and distracting.When I was in college, I used to walk around and ask people, “If you had a year to live, what would you do?” As you can imagine, I was a huge hit at parties. A lot of people gave vague and boring answers. A few drinks were nearly spit on...

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I don't always love skin care and its definitely not something I ever thought I would be doing.  But I know its something I can work from any where.  I know it could help tons of families in situations like when I was little or a parent of a sick child.  I am telling you right now I would lose everything I owned and wouldn't think twice about it before I ever left my sick baby.  I also know reality is that people can't do that.  I will never forget when I was in the treatment room with my best...

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Free Disney World Souvenirs Resort newsletters Park maps Soaps & Shampoos from WDW Resorts Some resorts have free resort postcards (check in your room) Walt Disney World Resort pens Mardi Gras Beads at Port Orleans French Quarter lobby. Free 5×7 printed family picture along with a private character meet-and-greet when you show your Disney Visa at the Meet and Greet in Epcot’s Innovention West between 1-7 pm Email postcards at Innoventions Birthday Card – tell the waiter at dinner you are celebrating your birthday and get a special birthday card signed from some Disney pals! Free souvenir pin with select...

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There is a neat program you can sign up for called fish extenders. It's a gift exchange between cabins. The boys can do a pirate makeover for pirate night! You can now prebook character meals. Definitely sail when kids are in school if possible to save money. The kids club is amazing for 3 and up!    1. Disney only cruises out of Galveston during the winter months (November-January, I think). 2. The cost is literally HALF if you go during non-holiday week.

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1) All mugs have a RFID chip in them, which allows the soda machines to identify the mug.  The RFID chip is activated when you pay for the mug at the counter; if you are on one of the Disney Dining Plans then the mug is included in your package.  Simply  tell the person at the counter that you would like to redeem your free mug on the dining plan. 2) If you are not on the Disney Dining plan you can still purchase a mug, but it will cost $17.99 for each mug.  If you do not want to activate...

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