To Infinity and Beyond: Another Movie Review

Warning, this article contains mild spoilers for the movie Lightyear. Wow, this movie was really good. It was charming, goofy, serious, and chock full of character development. Let’s dive in. People are making a bunch of memes out of this movie and it surprised me, that according to Google, only

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Review : Chip ‘n Dale: Rescue Rangers

So, the Rescue Rangers movie recently came out on Disney+. It was interesting, there was some fantastic CGI and it was cool that Disney brought back Gadget, Zipper, and Monterey Jack, but while watching the movie I noticed some significant flaws. Flaw Number One: The Relationship of Chip and Dale,

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Trip Report : Star Wars Celebration 2022

Star Wars Celebration 2022 was from May 26th thru May 29th, 2022, in Anaheim, California. I had previously attended the 2015 event, and originally had planned for the 2020 event. As we all know, 2020 was a wild year and a lot of things got postponed, with Celebration being no

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Embracing Imperfection

I suppose that halfway into 2022 seems like an odd time to relaunch a blog. It probably is.  It’s not 2004 where blogs are new and hip and maybe in 2022 it seems like a step back in time.  But it’s 2022 and a lot has changed. Since I’ve last

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It’s a Family Affair

The first week of our trip, we were joined by my parents, my brother and sister-in-law and finally Dave and my sister Rachel joined us for the last day.  This was the first time that my dad and my brother Matt had been to Disneyland and I was excited to

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The trip that doesn’t end

My husband occasionally travels for work.  It’s not often, but it’s brutal.  I know there’s a lot of families out there who this is their reality all the time (I’m looking at you military families), so I’m not complaining – just saying that I find it extra challenging when he’s gone. I

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“One little spark, of inspiration…”

I’ve been saying forever that I’m going to start a blog about our travels as a family.  Mainly because people are always shocked at how often we go away.  Our main travel location these days is Disneyland and the people in my social circles tend to find it amusing how

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