Disney · Disney World · travel

The Great Movie Ride- A Fond Farewell To An Old Friend

“Hooray for Hollywood!”   I can’t believe the end of an era has come.  Even as I know that it’s time- that The Great Movie Ride has spanned a 28 year career and has earned her retirement- the burden of “goodbye” still weighs heavily. Working at the Studios for nearly four years was such a… Continue reading The Great Movie Ride- A Fond Farewell To An Old Friend

Disney · Disney World · travel · vacation

Sid Cahuenga- A {Disney} Hollywood Legend

“The Hollywood that never was, and always will be.” It’s a sentiment that draws on the idealist in us all.  It invokes images of the pre-war Hollywood we all fantasize about, filled with glamour and always slightly untouchable.  It’s a Hollywood that never truly existed, except in our imaginations.  And Sid Cahuenga is the physical… Continue reading Sid Cahuenga- A {Disney} Hollywood Legend

texas · travel · vacation

Gruene, TX- The Town That Stress Forgot

Tucked in the Texas hill country, there’s a place where Harley Davidsons line the streets alongside golf carts.  Where bikers, babies, and recreational tubers sit together, enjoying music, wine, the atmosphere…  If you’re driving along I-35, you’ll miss it, because the highway system bypassed it decades ago.  It’s a welcoming haven for anyone who visits.… Continue reading Gruene, TX- The Town That Stress Forgot

body positive · life · lifestyle

Weekend Walks: What You Tell Yourself Matters

Something came to my attention recently, and it kind of threw me for a loop… I’m wrong sometimes.  About myself. About my body.  About how I see myself versus how things really are. I know… let’s all just breathe.  We’ll get through this together… This was no accidental discovery on my part either.  This was… Continue reading Weekend Walks: What You Tell Yourself Matters

Goals · life · lifestyle

How Do You Google That? Pursuing Your Dream Life is Hard

Complicated. Perplexing. Confounding. Befuddling.  Confusing. Life. I mean, seriously…what the heck, man??  This ride was a whole lot more fun when I had everything figured out.  Which was approximately immediately before I realized I knew nothing. And since then, it’s like walking into a classroom and being told you have a test that you weren’t… Continue reading How Do You Google That? Pursuing Your Dream Life is Hard

Disney · Disney World · travel · vacation

“Take It Off and Shake It Off”- The Unspoken Camaraderie of A Summer Disney Day

Navigating Disney World in the summer can be challenging- it’s crowded, it’s hot, the kids are tired, you’re tired, and it rains.  For those who don’t spend their free time tracking central Florida weather- although I can’t imagine who that would be- there is one vital thing to know- summer is a rainy, rainy season.… Continue reading “Take It Off and Shake It Off”- The Unspoken Camaraderie of A Summer Disney Day

life · lifestyle · personal development · trust

Braving Trust

HAPPY FRIDAY, FRIENDS!! My obsession with personal development is real and runs deep. As far back as I can remember, I’ve harbored an endless hunger to learn more about myself, what makes me tick, how to understand others, and how to better myself and the world around me.  I’ve devoured books, internet articles, and even… Continue reading Braving Trust