Happy Birthday, Grandma Betty!

Little Betty in the 1920s

Little Betty in the 1920s

Yes, this blog’s mission is to help big families navigate Disney World. But sometimes I just have to digress. Today I have good reason: my sweet grandmother’s 90th birthday.

We lived near Grandma Betty before moving to Florida. During the FL years, we loved it when she came to visit!

We lived near Grandma Betty before moving to Florida. During our FL years, we loved it when she came to visit!

Grandma Betty is a big part of my earliest Disney World memories. In fact, we still talk about the time we went on If You Had Wings over and over, disembarking from the ride and running right around to the entrance again. In honor of her birthday, here’s a video of this long-gone classic ride:

Do you have a favorite ride that is now gone? Do you ever catch yourself humming its theme song? Share your memories in the comments!

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About HFBrainerd

Published novelist and Disney World fanatic. Thanks for coming along on this wild ride!
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