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Beccaberry
10-05-2013, 12:49 AM
Today, our dedicated TA, Johnie, was able to rebook our vacation - with the free dining offer! :bounce: :bounce: :bounce: All while on her OWN vacation! (Thanks, again!) I LOVE the fun of booking things on my own, but with my work schedule lately - Johnie has proved INVALUABLE!

We saved over $1500 with this offer! DO YOU HAVE ANY IDEA HOW MANY SLUSHY DRINKS AND MARGARITAS THAT IS?!?!?! :tralala: :tralala:

While I'm here, I thought I'd share a birthday surprise I booked for Andrew (shhhhhhhhhhhh!). As most of you know, Andrew truly has a heart for all things Disney. "Nature vs. Nurture" be damned, I think he'd have found his way to Disney with or without me.

On a whim, I called Disney Dining to ask if there was any availability for the "Dine with an Imagineer" lunch, something Andrew has always been interested in doing, especially at the Brown Derby (one of Andrew's favorite places).

Well, GUESS WHAT???

He's booked!!! September 25th @ 11:30 at the Brown Derby!! He is going to be so EXCITED!!

Does anyone want to lay odds as to whether or not I make it to September without telling him?

The best thing about it is...that's not even the MOST exciting thing we're doing that day!!!! Stay tuned!

uscwest
10-05-2013, 02:35 AM
Sounds like a great birthday for Andrew. Brown Derby has really improved lately IMHO.

Johnie
10-05-2013, 03:07 AM
It's Official! The "I'm turning forty NOT getting married, for goodness sake!"

Thank you! It is truly selfishness on my part. I love the thrill of telling people I've managed to get a discount and booking hard to get things. It's fun :-)

I absolutely loved Dine with an Imagineer. Andrew is going to have such an awesome time.

Shellyamc
10-05-2013, 12:51 PM
Wow!!! This is going to be a trip that will be talked about for generations!!! :yes: Someday your great great grandchildren will talk about Grammy Becca and her amazing Disney planning :lol:

Wendy
10-05-2013, 02:13 PM
Well done Becca :D :hug2:

Can I just say that you will NOT make it to September, you will let it slip before :lol: :lol:

Beccaberry
10-05-2013, 02:18 PM
Well done Becca :D :hug2:

Can I just say that you will NOT make it to September, you will let it slip before :lol: :lol:

I've given thought to posting it on the Facebook "Event" page I created and just seeing if he notices :D

Wendy
10-05-2013, 02:28 PM
I've given thought to posting it on the Facebook "Event" page I created and just seeing if he notices :D

:lol: he will notice :D it will be fun to see his reaction though :lol:

Shellyamc
10-05-2013, 03:14 PM
I've given thought to posting it on the Facebook "Event" page I created and just seeing if he notices :D

Yes!!! This is the perfect way :yes:

Mari
15-05-2013, 07:06 PM
oh wow!!

Its a dream of mine to do that... one day....

I am sure he will love it!!


As for Johnie, Im with you!! She is invaluable and just fantastic at what she does!!!

so.. what else is happening on that day?