A Diva’s Dash to Zion’s National Park

I make a lot of confessions on this blog, but most of them are already well-known facts, so they only carry so much shock value.  Here’s another one:  I am no outdoorsy kinda gal. I’d heard about the pure majesty of Zion’s National Park, but I’d dismissed the possibility of going because I thought it Continue Reading…

Calico Jack’s Tropical Vacation

When I was lying on the beach during our visit to Castaway Cay, Disney’s private island in the Bahamas, a darling lady carrying a drink tray approached me. Through the sun glinting off the teal blue water, I lifted my head up a little, squinted my eyes, and peeked over my sunglassses to read her Continue Reading…

Mickey’s Halloween Party

I will never be too old for Halloween.  Nope.  In my adult life I’ve dressed up as a nun, a witch, Little Red Riding Hood, Flo from Progressive Insurance, a garden gnome, and this year, Chad and I were Mordecai and Rigby from The Regular Show-boy did the kids get a kick out of that. Continue Reading…

Life is a Highway

I really enjoyed taking a vacation to Disneyland with my parents and my sisters and their families.  In ways it was like old times and yet in other ways, it was a bittersweet reminder that the old times can never be as they once were.   I hope we do it again in a year or two, Continue Reading…

Dining Disney Style

It’s been a week since my last post, not because I’ve been slacking…we’ll actually it is!  We just got done enjoying a week in Disneyland with the whole fam-Grandma, Grandpa, aunts and uncles, and cousins.  We are all exhausted, but I couldn’t wait to hop onto the computer and share some of our wonderful experiences. Continue Reading…

By a Narrow Margin

Have I mentioned my complete lack of athletic ability yet?  If not, let it be noted now for the first time of many times.  I have often said that when I attempt to perform any athletic feat, I not only injure myself but others and I have proven this many times over in my life. Despite this Continue Reading…