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What’s New at The Disneyland Resort in 2019?

This is not a sponsored post. All opinions are my own. 

It was a great end to 2018 for me as I got to spend the morning with my daughter at Disneyland for a few hours and later on at home we got to watch Disney Parks Blog’s live stream of New Year’s Eve fireworks from Magic Kingdom Park in Walt Disney World! Disney Parks Blog also released their first digital wallpaper of the year and it’s adorable! You can download yours for either mobile or desktop HERE

Now that 2019 is off to a magical start, it’s time to take a peek at what’s going to be new this year at The Disneyland Resort! I feel like a kid in a candy store awaiting the opening of Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge in summer. Meanwhile, the first few months look to be jam packed already with tons of exciting offerings! Starting in January and continuing throughout 2019, the Disneyland Resort will offer a collection of adventures, festivals, shows, food, Disney character interactions and more to inspire guests to join the fun with family and friends.Get Your Ears On – A Mickey and Minnie Celebration
2019 will kick off in true Disney fashion with Get Your Ears On – A Mickey and Minnie
Celebration, a party to celebrate Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse at the place where they first appeared for guests. Adored for generations, Mickey and Minnie Mouse have brought joy and inspiration to millions of fans around the world. Join in and toast their 90-year legacy with a magical, musical celebration featuring entertainment, Character Greetings, themed menu selections, merchandise and more.

Mickey’s Mix Magic – beginning January 18
Guests can light up the night with Mickey’s Mix Magic, a new, high-energy projection show celebrating the one and only Mickey Mouse. Held at Disneyland Park, this family-friendly event features the theme song, “It’s a Good Time” as well as dance-tastic takes on some of your favorite Disney hits and a virtual visit from none other than “DJ” Mickey, of course!

Watch state-of-the-art projections, lighting and lasers transform various parts of the park—Main Street, U.S.A., the water screens on Rivers of America and the façade of “it’s a small world”—into dazzling displays of sight, sound and color.

Mickey’s Soundsational Parade – beginning January 25
Mouseketeers and Guests alike will fall head over heels for the returning fan favorite, Mickey’s Soundsational Parade, a beloved park classic that’s back to mark one of the most exciting milestones in Disney history—Mickey’s 90th. The parade features popular Disney peeps, whimsical floats, music and lots of larger-than-life surprises. During a rockin’ new opening, Mickey leads the way with a giant celebration cake accompanied by Chip ‘n’ Dale! Celebrate Valentine’s Month with Mickey and Minnie – Jan. 22 through Feb. 18,
Join Disneyland Resort to celebrate the love of Minnie and Mickey for Valentine’s month. Guests will find a new Mickey Mouse flower “portrait,” and lovely and festive Valentine’s décor all along Main Street, U.S.A. Guests may also choose to partake in Minnie’s Valentine Surprise, a special scavenger hunt experience in Disneyland park. After purchasing a commemorative map and stickers at select merchandise locations, they may search for the hidden valentines that Minnie has left for Mickey around the park. Upon completion, maps can be returned to a designated location to redeem a special Valentine’s surprise.* Lunar New Year Celebration –  Jan. 25 through Feb. 17
Disneyland Resort will, once again, celebrate Lunar New Year and the Year of the Pig inside Disney California Adventure Park.  A joyous celebration of Asian cultures, the Lunar New Year celebration welcomes guests of all ages to commemorate the tradition with beloved Disney characters, and welcome another year of good fortune. Mulan’s Lunar New Year Procession, a limited-time offering during the Lunar New Year celebration, is a bright and bold parade hosted by Mulan and her faithful dragon, Mushu. As a special treat for the Year of the Pig, the Three Little Pigs will join the procession. Delicious Asian food and kid-friendly crafts and activities will be available as well.

Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival – March 1 through April 23, 2019
Discover a cornucopia of culinary fun—from Festival Marketplaces and tastings to inspirational cooking demonstrations. Whether you’re a foodie, aspiring home chef, wine enthusiast or just looking to glean a few cutting-edge techniques, the Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival delivers something for palates of all ages year after year.
will offer tasty treats and special entertainment for guests of all ages to enjoy. Keep an eye on the Disney Parks Blog for the latest updates on this year’s Disney California Adventure Food & Wine Festival. Coming later in 2019
As I mentioned before, summer 2019, is going to be all about Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Disneyland Park! For the first time ever, guests will be able to live their own Star Wars adventure at the highly anticipated new land, Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge. The opening will make Disney history as the largest single-land expansion ever at the Disneyland Resort. In this epic, new land, guests will live their own adventure in a galaxy far, far away and explore Black Spire Outpost. Once a busy crossroads, this spaceport on the planet Batuu is now home to those who prefer to stay out of the mainstream, including smugglers, rogue traders and exotic creatures traveling between the frontier and uncharted space.Guests will take the controls in one of three unique and critical roles aboard Millennium
Falcon: Smugglers Run. On Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance, guests can join a battle
between the First Order and the Resistance – including a face-off with Kylo Ren. These two new incredible experiences, paired with the land’s interactive components and optional integration with the Play Disney Parks app, will invite guests to become galactic travelers and live their own Star Wars adventures in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge.As you can see, there’s a lot that’s about to happen in this new year at the Disneyland Resort! What are you most excited for in 2019? Share with me in the comments!

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Take the Family to See Mary Poppins Returns at El Capitan Theatre

This is not a sponsored post. all opinions are my own. 

Hollywood’s legendary El Capitan Theatre will present a special engagement of Disney’s MARY POPPINS RETURNS from December 19 to January 13, shown in brilliant Dolby VisionTM Laser Projection & Dolby Atmos® Sound Technology. El Capitan Guests will step into Cherry Tree Lane as they enter the theatre.  A holiday experience for the whole family featuring costumes from the movie, interactive Cherry Tree Lane photo ops & the debut of the all-new El Capitan Theatre curtain show with a dazzling crystal curtain!
Disney’s MARY POPPINS RETURNS is an all-new sequel with a fresh sensibility that celebrates the spirit of the original. Mary Poppins is back to help the next generation of the Banks family find the joy and wonder missing in their lives. Emily Blunt (“The Girl on the Train,” “Into the Woods”) stars as the practically-perfect nanny with unique magical skills who can turn any task into an unforgettable, fantastic adventure and Lin-Manuel Miranda (“Hamilton,” “Moana”) plays her friend Jack, an optimistic street lamplighter who helps bring light—and life—to the streets of London. Check out the official trailer:

“We are thrilled to offer an unforgettable holiday experience for the whole family with our special engagement of Disney’s MARY POPPINS RETURNS. Guests will be transported to the magical world of Cherry Tree Lane the moment they step into The El Capitan Theatre – it will be a you are there experience – and Guests can also view and admire costumes from the film before and after every screening.” – Ed Collins, General Manager of The El Capitan Theatre

Be among the first to see MARY POPPINS RETURNS at El Capitan on Tuesday, December 18 at 7:00pm (Doors will open at 6:00PM).  Tickets to The Special Opening Night at $35 include a Reserved Seat, Collectible Umbrella Popcorn Container with one refill, 20 oz Bottled Drink, Kite, and limited edition exclusive artwork poster, collectible gold heart Variety Charity pin, & movie soundtrack download, and can be purchased HERE.

Regular showtimes at El Capitan for Disney’s MARY POPPINS RETURNS will take place from December 19 to January 13 daily 9:30AM, 12:55PM, 4:20PM, 7:45PM & 10:55PM (10:55PM on Opening Weekend and Fridays and Saturdays following). Showtimes and dates are subject to change.  Tickets are now on sale at http://www.elcapitantickets.com, by calling 1-800-DISNEY6 and at The El Capitan Theatre box office.
Special group rates for Disney’s MARY POPPINS RETURNS of $12 for parties of 20 or more are available by calling 1-818-845-3110.

HARD ROCK CAFÉ MOVIE & MEAL PACKAGE$40.00 per person.  Each ticket package includes: reserved seat (no concessions) to see the movie at The El Capitan Theatre, and a meal at Hard Rock Café.  Reservations are required in advance (tickets must be booked no later than 24 hrs business days).  This offering is available for all showtimes December 19, 2018 – January 13, 2019.  Guests will choose one entrée from special Hard Rock Cafe menu at the time of their seating.  Tax & gratuity included.  Does not include alcohol – guests can purchase and pay on their own.Join El Capitan Theatre for Tiny Tot Tuesday: The El Capitan Theatre will also host a very special Tiny Tot Tuesday for the first show every Tuesday during the run of Disney’s MARY POPPINS RETURNS. During these special screenings, parents and small children may enjoy the movie in a tot-friendly way—with lights dimmed rather than out and reduced sound levels. It’s such a great option to have for going to a movie.

For more information about El Capitan Theatre please visit their site HERE, Join in on social by using and following along with #ElCapitanTheatre.

Images and logos are property of El Capitan Theatre and used with permission. Poster and trailer are property of Walt Disney Studios and used with permission. 

 

Last Minute Gift-Giving Ideas from Universal Studios Hollywood

This is not a sponsored post. All opinions are my own. 

Christmas is just around the corner! If you’re still looking for some great last-minute gifts for people on your list, why not consider giving a gift inspired by Universal Studios Hollywood? Universal Studios Hollywood is helping to take the guesswork out by assembling a list of some popular gift giving items and stocking stuffers from such fan favorites as The Grinch, Harry Potter, Minions, Jurassic Park and Hello Kitty and friends.

“Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter” at Universal Studios Hollywood.

Here’s a short list of some fun, inspirational items.

  • For the naughty on the list, Illumination Entertainment and Universal Pictures’ Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch movie takes center stage with an assortment of fun must-haves, including green faux-fur adorned hats, gloves and scarves as well as pajamas.
  • Magic is always in the air during the holidays, making treasures and treats from “The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™” some of the best gifts. From bespoke Christmas ornaments inspired by the Wizarding World to Honeydukes one-of-a-kind sweets, there is something for every Harry Potter fan this season. Other spellbinding collectibles that are sure to top any witch or wizard’s wish list include decorative Hogwarts castle snow globes, the Hogwarts crest and mascot ornaments representing each of the houses, as well as a collection of unique tree toppers and house pennant garland.
  • This year, “The Wizarding World of Harry Potter” is also introducing specialty gift wrapping that is inspired by packages delivered by the Owl Post in the Harry Potter film series.
  • A visit to the shops adjacent to the “Despicable Me Minion Mayhem” ride and Super Silly Fun Land as well as the all-new Animation Studio Store offer a chockfull of Minions in an array of shapes and sizes as well Agnes’s all-time favorite, the fluffy Unicorn, available in a variety of huggable plush toys to wearable backpacks for back-to-school fun. For the more mischievous on the list, the iconic Zapper and Fart toys will make lasting memorable gifts.
  • The Animation Studio Store is also home to Hello Kitty with a variety of themed merchandise primed for holiday gift giving and stocking stuffers.
  • While the Jurassic era may have spanned time, millions of years ago, guests can keep the giant T. rex dinosaurs close at heart with popular Jurassic Park and Jurassic World t-shirts and hoodies, both in homage to the theme park’s iconic “Jurassic Park” thrill ride which closed earlier this year and in anticipation of its newest edition, the “Jurassic World” ride, opening in 2019.
  • For those on the list who have been extra good, an Annual Pass to Universal Studios Hollywood is the ultimate gift. For limitless fun all year long, along with a variety of discounts and perks to the theme park and CityWalk, a Platinum, Gold or Silver Annual Pass will make 2019 shine daily for friends and family.

As you can see, last minute shopping is made easy at Universal Studios Hollywood. While you’re there, check out the park’s annual holiday programs, including nightly snowfall during “Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter,” plus the spectacular dazzling light projection transformation of HogwartsTM castle through “The Magic of Christmas at HogwartsTM Castle.” “Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter” takes place daily through January 6, 2019. The holidays at Universal Studios Hollywood is included in the price of theme park admission. More information is available at http://www.UniversalStudiosHollywood.com.  As always, admission to Universal CityWalk is free.

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Gift Idea for Golf and Travel Enthusiasts: U.S. Open Tickets

This post is sponsored by BabbleBoxx.com on behalf of USGA. All opinions are my own. 

The holidays are such a wonderful time of year to gather together with great friends and family and celebrate the season. This year, I’ve been working hard to pick out gifts to give that are less about “things” and more about experiences. In my opinion, experiences can provide the opportunity to create new, priceless memories that’ll last a lifetime, which is better than any tangible gift.With a few golf (and travel) enthusiasts in my own life, I found the perfect “experience” type holiday gift: Tickets to the U.S. Open! The 2019 U.S. Open Championship will take place at Pebble Beach Golf Links® in Pebble Beach, California, from June 10-16. and this year will mark the 119th U.S. Open Championship and the 6th time iconic Pebble Beach Golf Links has hosted the U.S. Open Championship. The world’s best golfers will converge and vie to win the coveted U.S. Open Trophy and tickets start at just $60.If you’ve never been to Pebble Beach, it’s part of a resort community on the Monterey Peninsula and is one of our family’s favorite places to visit, along with Carmel. The area is must-see location for golfers and travelers alike.Special U.S. Open Ticket Offer
Right now, all ticket orders placed through January 2nd include free shipping and a non-personalized bag tag. Orders placed by December 9th will include free shipping and a personalized bag tag. Please note: This offer is valid through January 2, 2019 or while supplies last.

U.S. Open tickets make the perfect gift this holiday season. Why not give friends and family something that will make them smile now and cheer about later in June? For more information about the 2019 U.S. Open Championships and to purchase tickets, please visit usga.org/tickets. 

Stuff Their Stockings With CircusTrix OC Gift Cards + Enter to Win

This is not a sponsored post. All opinions are my own. 

During the holiday season, we’re always seem to be on the hunt for the perfect gift idea for the children in our lives. Whether it’s for our own children or for our nieces, nephews, cousins or even close family friends, we have a lot to buy for. Why not consider gifting something besides another toy that will end up in the toy box? How about giving a gift of CircusTrix this holiday season?This year, you can pick up a merry & bright CircusTrix OC holiday stocking stuffers for everyone on your holiday list. They’re available for purchase in $25, $50, $75 and $100 denominations and include a gift card and a FREE pair of grip socks. They also come in gift packaging so they’re ready for gift giving. Grab yours HERECircusTrix OC is one of my daughter’s favorite places to go with her friends to tumble and play around on all of their equipment. Have you been before? Their Open Jump times are packed with options to “defy gravity inside their 60,000 sq. ft facility. The space features over 60 world-class trampolines including the famous angled wall trampolines, launching decks and a few surprises up in the ceiling.
For jumpers who are 6 and under, they also offer special Kid Jump times.Other fun activities you’ll find at CircusTrix OC include:

  • Ninja Obstacle Course
  • AirDunk
  • SlackLine
  • Trapeze
  • Aerial Silks
  • Foam Pits

CircusTrix OC also hosts Family Night, College Night, Theme Nights, Fitness Night, and more.

CircusTrix OC is located at
25222 El Paseo Road, Mission Viejo, CA 92691.
Visit their site at https://www.circustrixoc.com/ for more information about the facility.

For info about purchasing CircusTrix OC holiday stocking stuffers, please go here.

In the spirit of the holiday season, CircusTrix OC has provided me with 3 (three) $100 gift cards to give away to 3 of my readers! To enter my giveaway, fill out the form on the Rafflecopter below. Good luck, everyone! Thanks for reading!
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The 12 Blogs of Disney Christmas Giveaway

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The 12 Blogs of Disney Christmas Gift Card Giveaway

On this wonderful Cyber Monday, while you’re online finding the best deals, 12 of us Disney-loving bloggers have partnered to help put a little $$$ back in your pocket! Sounds Magical, don’t you agree?  Keep reading for more details. Speaking of Magical, anyone who’s had the chance to visit a Disney Park during the holidays knows that Disney pixie dust and Christmas magic go hand-in-hand. Both invoke that warm, fuzzy, feel-good feeling and the desire to spread a little extra cheer whenever possible, which is where we come in. We’re excited about this giveaway and the opportunity for one of our readers to win in the name of Disney Magic.

Over the Top Mommy has partnered with these 11 incredible bloggers to bring one (1) lucky reader a very magical inbox surprise: a $300 Disney gift card! Meet the other bloggers: 

An Open Suitcase

Redhead Baby Mama

Social Parenting

Motherhood & Beyond

The Farm Girl Gabs

Emille Enchanted

Always Moving Mommy

Jane’s World

Team MOM 365

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Fans Of Mickey Mouse’s House

Not only will you find the Disney Gift Card Giveaway on their blogs, but lots of great posts about Disney, family, the holidays, travel, recipes and more. Take a moment to check them out and you might find a reason, or two, to grab a cup and stay awhile. Thank you all for your support and from our families to yours, have a wonderful holiday season.

The Rules:

  • One winner will be awarded a $300.00 USD Disney Gift Card (e-gift card to be delivered via email)
  • Winner will be notified via email and have 48 hours to respond or a new winner will be chosen
  • All winning entries will be verified
  • Must be 18 years of age or older to participate
  • Open to residents of the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom
  • Giveaway starts on November 26 and ends at midnight on December 9

Enter Here:

Now that you know a little more about the bloggers behind this awesome Disney giveaway, go get your entries, by entering on the Rafflecopter below.  Good luck, Everyone!

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You Are Cordially Invited to Orange County’s 5th Annual Festival of Trees

This is a sponsored post. All opinions are my own. 

Did you know that 1 out of 6 children in Orange County are at risk of hunger each day? That is a statistic that hurts my heart. This time of year is referred to by many as “the most wonderful time of year” and yet, there are many local families that will spend the holidays homeless and hungry. 

You can help raise awareness about homelessness in Orange County by attending the 5th Annual Festival of Trees and Tree Auction on November 30, 2018  at Park Place Irvine from 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm. The event is an annual effort by South County Outreach to raise funds to help the homeless in our community, The funds raised through Festival of Trees help South County Outreach housing programs continue to provide over 20,000 nights to shelter to working poor and homeless families in Orange County every year. Last year, South County Outreach was able to raise $85,000 from the Festival of Trees event. That’s amazing! They’re hoping to raise even more this year’s event with the help of the Festival of Trees’ guests and sponsors.  Guests in attendance at the Festival of Trees will come together on November 30, 2018, for this beautiful event which will be held outside among sparkling lights and a cascading staircase. Come expecting delicious provisions, carolers, and a lively auction in which the spectacularly sponsored and decorated trees will be bid on and won to support the cause. There will be Dicken’s children carolers performing, as well as a choir from JSerra High School. Guests in attendance will be able to capture memories from the evening in a photo booth with backdrops.
The Christmas trees for this wonderful event will be elaborately decorated by sponsoring individuals, organizations or businesses. In past years, many of the trees have also had “under-tree” gifts; such as tours of Pixar, trips to the Magic Castle, spa days, expensive wines, high tech goods, etc.“Stars of Hope” will also be auctioned off at the event at $1,000, $500, and $100. These are Swarovski crystal star ornaments and would make a beautiful gift option for anyone on your list. Each tree on display will be decorated with a unique theme and include some of the following:

  • Midnight Christmas
  • The Christmas Train
  • The Reason for the Season
  • Harry Potter Holiday
  • Santa’s Toy Shop
  • Christmas at the Beach
  • World Peace Wishes
  • Disney’s Very Merry Christmas
  • Marvel-ous Christmas
  • Wizard of Oz

These gorgeous trees will be on display at Park Place Irvine from November 17-30 and are open to the public for viewing. If you can’t make it to the Festival of Trees event, be sure to stop by Park Place beginning November 17, where the elaborately decorated trees will be on display. Cast your vote and let us know which tree is your favorite!Won’t you considering joining South County Outreach this year for the Festival of Trees? It’s a true event for hope. Tickets  for this year’s Festival of Trees are $125 per person, with a discounted price for groups of 10+. You can purchase yours HERE. For information about the event or to sponsor a tree, please visit HERE.

The Festival of Trees will be held at
Park Place Irvine
3347 Michelson, Irvine, CA

South County Outreach is a local non-profit and has been established for over 28 years and provides fresh food to nearly 3,000 residents every month, They’ve also housed 30 homeless families over this last year. Other efforts they make in the community include a Holiday Toy Drive, Support a Senior, Adopt a Family and more.

Images and logo are property of South County Outreach and used with permission. 

Help Boost Your Immune Health This Cold Season

This is a sponsored post. All opinions are my own. 

Fall is such a wonderful time of year. The leaves are so colorful, we can break out our cozy sweaters and the holiday season begins.  Unfortunately, Fall is also the start of cold & flu season, which is my least favorite part about it!

I’m a busy mom and a first grade teacher. Not only do I have worry about keeping myself healthy, I also have to make sure my family does too. My daughter carries a full academic load at school and also competes in sports after school. It seems like kids these days have a lot of stress and are faced with having to balance their schoolwork and their extra curricular activities. It’s a lot to juggle which can have an impact on their immune health.This year, I’m coming out the gate prepared for cold season! One of the the best ways to do so is to boost your immune health and I’m going to make sure both myself, my husband and my teen, have the proper nutrients we need. With the help of Rainbow Light® daily multivitamins  and Vitamin D & C gummies, I can rest assured that we’ll all be getting those nutrients we might not get from foods.Rainbow Light vitamins and gummies contain vital, immune-boosting nutrients needed by growing pre-teens and teens and since they also have formulas for women and men, our entire family can have that extra defense this cold and flu season.One of the things I appreciate about Rainbow Light® vitamins and gummies is they are free of artificial colors, flavors, sweeteners, and preservatives. As a mom, I want to feel confident about products I give my teen, knowing they don’t have a bunch of artificial ingredients in them.  I can also feel good about giving these vitamins and gummies to my daughter, because they don’t contain gluten, eggs, milk, wheat, tree nuts, peanuts, fish, or shellfish. She has several food allergies and this is always a huge worry of mine.It’s so easy to make Rainbow Light multivitamins a regular part of our morning routine. I just set them in a ramekin, right next to breakfast. There’s also a Rainbow Light Women’s One, which is a formula created just for women, so I take mine at the same time my daughter does These vitamins include a blend of fruits, vegetables and probiotics, so as you can see, they’re designed to help boost immune health.Make sure to add Rainbow Light multivitamins to your fall essentials this year including these varieties:

  • Active Health Teen Multivitamin
  • Gummy Vitamin C Slices
  • Sunny Gummies Vitamin D3
  • Women’s One
  • Men’s One

With the help of Rainbow Light daily vitamins, I know my family and I will be getting all the necessary nutrients we need and also be more energized and ready to face the cold season this year. Do you or your teens take multivitamins? Share with me in the comments down below.

 

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Truly Custom Holiday Cards from Basic Invite

This is a sponsored post. All opinions are my own. 

It’s here! The holiday season is here! I couldn’t be more excited to see holiday decorations and Christmas trees popping up all around! There are Christmas movies to watch and I can even listen to holiday music when I’m in the car now! It’s the most wonderful time of the year! So have you ordered your holiday cards yet? No, seriously! If you haven’t, how about we check that off your “Holiday to-do List” today?Well, let me introduce you to Basic Invite, the “go-to” site for all of your holiday card needs. Basic Invite allows you to create Truly Custom cards and invitations. This season they’re offering over 500 Christmas card designs, including gold, silver and rose gold foil holiday cards in both flat and raised foil designs. If you’re a planner like I am, you’ve probably already been thinking about what type of holiday cards you’d like to send out this year. Will you order traditional Christmas cards, foil holiday cards, photo Christmas cards with your family and/or pets on them, or cards with a newsletter area on them? Also, do you send out holiday cards for business customers? I’m going to share 5 reasons to love Basic Invite for your Christmas cards this holiday season. 1. Try Before You Buy
When you visit BasicInvite.com, you can actually play around with the different Christmas card designs on the site. Instant previews allow you to adjust your card until it is just right. This part gets me extra excited because I get to see it right then and there! Also, Basic Invite is one of the few websites that allows customers the ability to order a printed sample of their actual invitation so they can see exactly how it will print as well as feel the paper quality before they ever have to place their final order. Custom samples to preview for the win!2. SO Many Colors to Choose From
Basic Invite is one of the few websites that allows customers almost unlimited color options.  Once you select a Christmas card design, you can change the color of each element on the card to over 180 different color options, to build your own color scheme, so you can make sure the card is exactly how you want it,  For me, it comes down to the smallest details like this and Basic Invite allows you to use trendy colors, in unlimited combinations, to make your card as unique as you are.3. 40 Different Envelope Colors + Address Capturing Service 
Basic Invite is just as colorful with envelopes as they are with their invitations and Christmas cards. Customers can choose from over 40 different colors when it comes to their envelopes so that they can make their invitation stand out even before it is opened. They also offer an address capturing service that allows customers to simply share a link on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, or any other form of social media to request their friends and family’s addresses which will be stored in the customer’s account and can then be selected during the design process. Basic Invite offers recipient address printing at no cost on all Christmas card orders. What a great way to save time in the everyday hustle and bustle of life!4. No Envelope Licking Required
I don’t think there’s a person on the planet who actually enjoys licking Christmas card envelopes.  Basic Invite offers Free Peel and Seal Envelopes included with most card orders and all of their envelopes can be quickly and securely closed without licking a single one.This is such a game changer for me! No envelope licking? Yes!5. Basic Invite’s “Love it Guarantee”
One of my most favorite things about Basic Invite though is their Love It Guarantee! Creating a quality card and shopping experience for customers is Basic Invite’s mission. They want you to either love it or they’ll make it right — guaranteed. If you have any issues, Basic Invite will either reprint it for you for free or you may return your items to them for a full refund. To read more about this policy, please go HEREBasic Invite offers such beautiful custom holiday cards at unbeatable prices and value. Plus, they offer other great, innovative products found nowhere else. For more ideas, you can check out Basic Invite’s Inspiration Gallery HERE. Right now, through the end of the year, save 30% off on Basic Invite’s site, including your beautiful Christmas, Hannukah, and New Year card order. Just use code: holi30 at checkout! Head over and order your cards today!

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