What To Do When You Feel Like You Just Can’t

For the last two days I’ve had a blank page open in my blog editor. Staring at a blinking cursor and not knowing what to do. Writing about weddings and vacations and business-as-usual doesn’t seem appropriate right now, when so many people are hurting. From the sidelines, I am hurting, too. I am scared and … Read more

Why I’m Surprised (But Not Shocked) About the Disneyland Annual Passport Price Hike

I honestly didn’t think I’d be writing this type of post until 2019, but here we are. I always said I would really have to think about renewing my Premium, no-blockout pass once it hit four digits. And here we are. Quietly, over the weekend, Disneyland Annual Passport prices, and types, changed overnight. (Walt Disney … Read more

I was Sexually Harassed at Star Wars Celebration

I was sexually harassed at Star Wars Celebration. There’s a sentence I never thought I’d type out. I’m way past my prime, I’m a little pudgy, and pretty much the most modest person you will ever meet. I honestly don’t think of myself as someone who would attract any kind of sexual attention, a combination … Read more

Brides and Grooms, Know Who You Are Hiring

Brides and Grooms, Know Who You Are Hiring

There has been a disturbance in the wedding blogosphere. A couple days ago, my friend Jessica, who runs The Budget Savvy Bride, posted what should have been an innocent wedding budget tip: Jessica is certainly not the first wedding blogger to suggest playing music off an iPod (or similar device) at your wedding reception if … Read more

Je Suis Charlie

“The world has become so serious that humor is a risky profession.” – Bernardo Erlich This was not the post I had planned for today. But when I sat down to write, I couldn’t concentrate on writing about my favorite under-utilized Disneyland wedding venues (so watch for that post later). So I’m just going to … Read more