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MOW #039 - Book Review: 102 Ways to Save Money For and At Walt Disney World by Lou Mongello

Jambeaux, everyone!!! Welcome to another episode of the Magic Our Way podcast. We appreciate your listening to our show and we hope it brings a smile to your face. We also appreciate your feedback and are committed to listening to our listeners. Factoid of the day: the stones used in the construction of Cinderella's Castle are non-existent.

We are proud to announce that we are presenting to you, the listener, our very first book review!!! We lead off with an awesome one: Lou Mongello’s 102 Ways to Save Money For and At Walt Disney World. As a disclaimer, Lou did send us a free PDF copy of his book to review. But, other than that, we have no affiliation with Lou Mongello or WDW Radio “world.” All thoughts and opinions expressed in this show are solely that of Danny and Kevin and the Magic Our Way community. But first, some news.

In the Queue. we cover the following news stories:

  • No more of Danny’s favorite frappe: athio Kouzzina
  • More of Kevin’s lectures: Pixar, A113, and CalArts
  • Trader Sam’s, fountains, and the Polynesian Village….Resort AND an article about the Trader Sam’s in Disneyland
  • Killer, unique t-shirt designs by Nomeus Gronovii through Redbubble: available at The Department of Citrus

and much, much more!

Yes, indeed!!! You read that correctly! We are presenting our very first of hopefully many book reviews here on the Magic Our Way podcast. An opportunity to review a new book by one of the “Old Breed” of the Disney-fan community came to us and we decided to take it. We are review Lou Mongello’s new book, 102 Ways to Save Money For and At Walt Disney World. We appreciate the opportunity that Lou has given us to review his new book. In a nutshell, we loved the book and it will be a great resource for Disney travelers for years to come and we explain why. If you would like to purchase the book, you can download it to your Kindle or get a hardcopy from, you can download it to your Nook book from Barnes and Noble, or you can purchase it directly from Lou’s website at This book comes highly recommended from Danny and Kevin of the Magic Our Way podcast. If you have the book or will be purchasing the book, let us know what you think and let Lou know that you heard about it from the Magic Our Way podcast. Send Lou an email. Send the Magic Our Way Podacst an email.

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