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2011: The Year in Review.

This holiday season I spent the better part of a week custom designing calendars for some of our family as gifts. I also did photo books for each girl. That amounts to a lot of time spent sifting through photos … Continue reading

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Disneyland: The Trip of a Lifetime.

I’m so so so so so thankful for this experience. Not a day goes by that I don’t feel overwhelmed by the amazingness of that trip, the memories, the way it all fell together. I don’t care how much it … Continue reading

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Disneyland: Part IX – The last day.

I will, I will make this briefer. I will try. [Besides, I’ve got other things to do and numerous other posts swimming around inside my head. At this moment they feel infinitely more interesting but nowhere near as warm and … Continue reading

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Disneyland: Part VIII – Two days down.

Okay. So. Is this really still dragging on? Why yes, yes it is. I doubt I will ever ever start such a re-cap again, but having a detailed depiction of one family vacation will be interesting. Plus, my parents like … Continue reading

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Disneyland: Part VII – And she rambles on.

  So I was off in the last installment. After we toured A Bug’s Land we continued down to Paradise Pier in search of a roller coaster. Because, remember, Dot was asking for one? There was the massive California Screamin’. … Continue reading

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Disneyland: Part VI

Hard to jump back in, mid-day, after a couple days break. Just sayin’. In New Orleans We walked right on to Pirates of the Caribbean, one of my favorite rides. Dot was a bit wary of the dark at first … Continue reading

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Disneyland: Part V – Day Two dawns.

We freaking owned our second day. For a number of reasons. We had a Magic Morning pass to get in an hour early. We had a game plan. We had a better idea of the layout and general flow of … Continue reading

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Disneyland: Part IV – Day One wrap up.

  We walked past the Matterhorn and decided to jump in line. In my previous three Disneyland trips this ride has always been closed, so I was looking forward to finally experiencing the classic ride. And, wow, it’s classic for … Continue reading

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Disneyland: Part III

Alright, this morning we powwowed to determine what we did the first day. After a rather brief exploration of Fantasyland we made our way into Mickey’s Toontown. We saw Goofy from afar. He was not our first character sighting. I … Continue reading

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Disneyland: Part II

We woke up early. Like, 6am early. The park didn’t open until 10am! Which, for the record, is somewhat ridiculous for such a family friendly place. Oftentimes (not so much now but when she was younger) Dot is winding down … Continue reading

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