The Whole Picture.

Basically the goal of me writing this post it to get you to read this blog post. Please read it. It’s that necessary. It’s stuck with me for weeks now. Dear Laura, Do you ever/did you ever look at friends’ Facebook posts, or hear good news about their lives, and be filled with a combinationRead more

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 from the past year. In 2011 I added approximately 11,500 photos to my iPhoto library.Read more

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 fuzzy nor nostalgic.] The third day of our Parkhopper Pass was also our last. WeRead more

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 it, so that’s nice 🙂 We learned our first day that if you are inRead more

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’. And I mean massive. Dot was not even close to the required height (I thinkRead more

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 forgot to mention when we first entered the park we saw….somebody. I think Mickey? AndRead more