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Disney Odyssey #11 – Two Parts Classic Lit, One Part Disney, Serve Over Ice

Pour yourselves a victory drink, ladies and gentlemen -- this is the end of the package films! After this, it's smooth sailing into the nostalgia of the 'golden age' of Disney feature films. For now, settle in for the final package film of the 1940's, comprised of two stories from classic literature, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow… Continue reading Disney Odyssey #11 – Two Parts Classic Lit, One Part Disney, Serve Over Ice

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Disney Odyssey #10 – Melody Time (Or, José Carioca Rides Again!)

Monday funday! (Not really.) For us, Monday means recovering from a long, hot, exhausting weekend at the renaissance faire. So we're kicking back on the couch with some pizza from CVS and all the fans in the house blowing our way to keep us cool. So here's package film #5 - aaaaand it's pretty much… Continue reading Disney Odyssey #10 – Melody Time (Or, José Carioca Rides Again!)

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Disney Odyssey #9 – Beanstalks & Bear Cubs: The Late 40’s Were Weird

Tonight's Fun and Fancy (but totally not free) dinner fixins include steak sandwiches lovingly hand-crafted by the Fella (!!!) and the last of the Ben & Jerry's in the freezer. I'm sorry there's been such a lag between Disney Odyssey posts, but the renaissance faire happened, and so did some very important family birthdays/reunions and… Continue reading Disney Odyssey #9 – Beanstalks & Bear Cubs: The Late 40’s Were Weird

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Disney Odyssey #8 – Make Mine Music (or, More Fantasia: The Sequel)

Monday night's dinner consisted of grilled lemon pepper chicken, couscous with black beans and corn, and steamed veggies (onion, red pepper, zucchini, leek). The whole thing was a) too much food and b) completely insanely delicious. This week will be filled with leftovers - in the best way possible. We had aimed to do milkshakes for… Continue reading Disney Odyssey #8 – Make Mine Music (or, More Fantasia: The Sequel)

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Disney Odyssey #6 & #7 – Two For One: Saludos Amigos & Three Caballeros

The next several Disney Odyssey installments are going to come in pairs. That is, it's a BOGO sale. Or something. This chunk of films are shorter, less plot-heavy, and with plenty of variety in characters and types of tales being told. We're kicking off the 2-For-1 Special with a trip to Latin America with Donald, Goofy, and a… Continue reading Disney Odyssey #6 & #7 – Two For One: Saludos Amigos & Three Caballeros