Scheduling Travel Around the School Calendar

Scheduling Travel Around the School Calendar

Travel
109/365 I've seen a few posts around the Interwebs recently about the controversy surrounding taking kids out of school for travel. I am solidly in the "take them out" camp, even as a former teacher. I think the benefits of travel—no matter if it is to theme parks or Grandma's house in another state—are superior to anything a child will…
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2018 Top Nine

2018 Top Nine

Disney, Travel
96/365 Over on Instagram, everyone (and their dog) is posting their Top Nine. I went to the app associated with the concept and generated mine, too. It was very boring, with some of my Swagbucks and deals posts showing up as the most popular in my feed this year. So I decided that I would make my own Top Nine.…
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Top 5 Ways to Stay Dry on Grizzly River Run

Top 5 Ways to Stay Dry on Grizzly River Run

Disney
75/365 I love Grizzly River Run, and sometimes I want to get wet, like on an especially hot day, but other times I do not, like at night or when it's particularly chilly out. You never really know how wet you'll get, because even when you get to the end, and you thought you were getting off relatively dry, but…
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Top 5 Mountains at Disneyland Resort

Top 5 Mountains at Disneyland Resort

Disney, Feature Articles
18/365 Today we're counting down the best Disneyland Resort mountains, or rather, the rides associated with those mountains. We love all of the mountain rides, so it was not easy to decide which is best! 5. Grizzly Peak Grizzly Peak hosts Grizzly River Run and is number 5 on our list for a combination of wetness and motion sickness factors.…
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Rain, Rain, Go Away?

Rain, Rain, Go Away?

Disney, Feature Articles
5/365 This is a post I wrote in January 2015 As the rain came down in Phoenix this morning, I flashed back to our two rainy days at Disneyland earlier this month. It was awful. Be Prepared Now, we knew ahead of time that it was supposed to rain, so we were prepared. I brought umbrellas and ponchos for everyone, even…
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