Best Cocktails for Celebrating After the Disneyland Half Marathon

I don’t know about you guys, but I love booze. I love to celebrate my accomplishments with a little cocktail or champagne. New job? Celebrate with a drink. Figure out how to program the DVR? Celebrate with a drink. Finish a half marathon? Celebrate with a drink. Or several. Over the course of a few … Read more

Planning Guide: Vancouver

Image Source: DiamondAce on Flickr, used under CC2.0 I’m so excited … in less than ONE WEEK I’ll be exploring the city of Vancouver, British Columbia in Canada. My family visited British Columbia when I was very young (three years, maybe) and I don’t really remember anything. So basically this is my first trip to … Read more

59 Cool Facts About Disneyland You Probably Didn’t Know

Today is Disneyland’s 59th anniversary! YAAAAY *throws confetti* To celebrate I’ve compiled a list of 59 cool facts about Disneyland you probably didn’t know (and a couple about Disney California Adventure, too). Now if you’re a die hard Disneyland Resort fan then you probably are already familiar with¬†most of these. But some¬†might surprise and even … Read more

The Budget Fairy Tale Guide to Solvang

Budget Fairy Tale Guide to Solvang, CA

Over the long Fourth of July weekend, Mr. BFT and I went on a last minute jaunt to Santa Barbara County – specifically Solvang and Santa Ynez Valley wine country. I had not visited Solvang since I was a kid, and I have never been wine tasting in that part of the world (or any … Read more