Thirty is the New Twenty

February 5, 2015

My twin brother and I will be thirty on Sunday. It’s still kind of crazy to think that. Thirty? Wait a second. That’s ancient. I remember when my parents turned thirty. I remember going to my aunt’s house and celebrating my mom and aunt’s thirtieth with lots of “over the hill” signs, balloons, and a more »

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WDW44 Recap

February 2, 2015

We did it! 1 day, 4 parks, and 44 rides – done! It wasn’t pretty. We made some critical errors that definitely cost us time later in the day. In fact, we SPRINTED to the final ride and were literally the last two in line. We also had to do a bait and switch with more »

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The Challenge: WDW44

January 29, 2015

A couple of months ago an article from the Orlando Sentinel popped up in my newsfeed about a couple of Disney fanatics who rode all 46 rides at Walt Disney World in a single day. I was intrigued. Very intrigued. I immediately hopped over to the duo’s blog and poured over their very detailed recap. The more »

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White Plum Giveaway

January 27, 2015

Looking for a discount? Use MEALSANDMILES25 for 25% off your entire purchase on until 2/5! I’m really excited to be working with White Plum again. You may recall I did a review and giveaway with the online boutique back in September. Since then I’ve remained a loyal fan, averaging 2-3 purchases a month. It’s the newsletters more »

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Weekend Report

January 25, 2015

I love weekends. I mean, I really, really love weekends. I could really get used to sleeping-in every morning, binge-watching Friends everyday, and staying in my pjs until noon. Friday night was pizza night. Since Derek is gluten free, I rarely get to order pizza in, but every once in a while we agree to do more »

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January 22, 2015

When we first started trying for a baby last year, I thought the only “supplies” we would need would be the God-given ones we were born with. Clearly I missed the part of sex-ed where making a baby involved a man, a woman, and a drawer full of endless goodies recommended by close friends and the more »

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