Celebrating the Christmas Holidays at Epcot France


A jumbo La Tour Eiffel ornament surrounded by poinsettias.

The France pavilion at Epcot is especially pretty at Christmastime with all it’s holiday décor.

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These huge ornaments are so pretty in the sunlight!


The jumbo ornaments surrounded by dozens of poinsettias.

We especially love the oversized Christmas ornaments out by the fountain.


Arc de Triomphe jumbo ornament. So pretty!


Buche de Noël, the holiday celebration cake traditionally served on on Christmas Eve.


All the buildings and windows are draped with holiday decor.  (The 30 year old Impressions de France film really needs updating and it’s finally getting it in 2019!!!)


Christmas traditions from France are told by Père Noël.


Epcot France during the holidays.  It’s decorated right after the International Food and Wine Festival ends in mid-November.


The evenings can get pretty chilly after the sun goes down! Bring a jacket!

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It’s very romantic at night!


Special holiday Buche de Noël desserts available this month in the bakery.  Yum!


Me and Ian on Epcot’s Friendship Bridge in front of the France Pavilion.


The France Pavilion is very romantic at night.


The Eiffel Tower in red, white, and blue.

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Epcot’s Holidays Around the World celebration is going on right now!


Let’s not forget about the Christmas Tea at the UK pavilion!

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All is calm, all is bright.


Adventure Book Cover

Adventures in the Animal Kingdom

Lions and Tigers and Strollers, Oh My!

This is not Caroline’s first time in the Disney College Program. Along with her sister, she was previously accepted into the program a few years earlier.  Back in Colorado, Caroline was wishing for a little more pixie dust to brighten up her life.  On a whim, she decides to apply to the exclusive Disney Alumni Summer Program.

Now that she’s back, things get wild.

Wild, as in Disney’s Animal Kingdom, where Caroline is assigned to work in Stroller Rental.  While not the most glamorous position in the park, it’s often ground zero for humanity at its best and at its worst.

While Caroline makes many “Magical Moments” for deserving guests whose pixie dust has gone temporarily sideways, she also receives magical moments of her own through the friendships she makes, going to Disney cast member exclusive events, and all the spectacular dining opportunities at Disney World.

Caroline tells all – from the ins and outs of Disney’s secret training class called Traditions; to learning how to be a happy cast member during on-the-job training; to what it’s like to interact with fellow cast members and the guests who are ready to explore the most magical place on earth.

Join Caroline as she takes you on a wild ride through her adventures in Disney’s Animal Kingdom. But be careful, it’s a jungle out there!

Available now at Amazon.com in paperback and Kindle formats. Published by Theme Park Press.

Book link on Amazon.com:  Adventures in the Animal Kingdom


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Caroline working at Disney’s Animal Kingdom.

About the Author:

Caroline’s love for all things Disney, and desire to grow up to be a Disney princess, is the reason she always wanted to work for Disney.  Her dream came true working as a cast member at Disney’s Animal Kingdom.

Caroline is the co-author of the book, Two Girls and a Mouse Tale, about her adventures working at Disney World with her sister.

She is currently a 7th grade middle school Social Studies teacher in Colorado.

Daily blog link:  https://collinsrace1.wordpress.com/


Welcome to Disney’s Animal Kingdom!


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Happy Holidays!

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