Thursday, May 23, 2013

My Favorite Disney Pin Trading Experience

I love wandering around looking for friendly cast members with pins. Innoventions is a great place to go to check out pins and escape from the sun and heat. My funniest experience pin trading was in Innoventions when I walked up to Doyle and asked him if I could look at his pins. He cheerfully agreed and we chatted about pins for a while. I told him I'd like his "mystery pin," one that is placed backwards on the lanyard so you don't know what you're getting. I told him I had a mystery pin in my pocket for him too!

We each held out our pin for the other and opened our hands...and we were each holding the same exact pin! I had just traded for the same pin! We burst out laughing and made the trade! Doyle said in all his time pin trading, that had never occurred and the odds were incredible! He also said I didn't have to go through with the trade, but how could I not?

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  1. That is so cool! And how smart are you to remember to get a photo.

    I don't know why but I get so excited to pin trade. Especially when I see a pin a really want . . . it is like I am sure they are going to say No to the trade and when they say yes - woohoo!!!

  2. Gaylin, You'd be surprised at the amount of photos we take! Photos of every part of our vacations, including the medicine counter when we're sick, so we can write about the experience later!!

  3. Snow White Archive, it is funny, we were in stitches for the rest of the day over that and I still laugh out loud when I see the photos! That's what a great cast member can do to make your day special!


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