Disneyland Reception Options – And Our Site Visit (Part I)!

Disneyland has several reception options to choose from, and I am going to post a few pictures here as well as describe our site visit with our Disney Fairy Tale Weddings consultant, Traci! Just a quick aside to explain the timeline of planning a Disneyland Resort wedding: 1.  Call Anaheim’s Disneyland Fairy Tale Wedding (DFTW) … Read more

Our Disneyland Engagement Pictures

Couple posing at Disneyland Main Street Cinema

I know in my last post I said I would discuss the site visit and reception location next, but let’s talk about engagement pictures for just a second. I knew I wanted to take engagement pictures at Disneyland.  With Disneyland weddings you have the option of taking pictures in front of the castle before the … Read more

Why I Decided to Start a Wedding Planning Blog, or, Why I Think I’m Special

After I first became engaged, I scoured the interwebz for wedding inspiration websites, and have since become a bit of an obsessive blog-follower. Some of my favorite wedding blogs are OffbeatBride.com, RocknRollBride.com, APracticalWedding.com, TheBrokeAssBride.com, and DisneyWeddingBlog.com. But, I haven’t been able to find a blog that EXACTLY suits what I’m trying to do, which is plan … Read more


Welcome to my blog! I hope you will enjoy following along with my wedding planning adventure: planning our fairy tale wedding …. ON A BUDGET! Ahhhhhh! Who am I, you say? My name is Mindy, and my amazing partner is Tim. We met in 2005 at the Upright Citizens Brigade theatre. We are both comedy … Read more