100 Days In, 100 Days Out

It's been 100 days since we left our house in Las Vegas and checked into a local Residence Inn. Rich supervised the packing/loading of the long haul movers while I stayed with the cats. Leaving our home was the hard part about leaving Las Vegas. We met with the construction manager yesterday and we all … Continue reading 100 Days In, 100 Days Out

Birthday Celebration Part 1: Na-vi River Journey and Nomad Lounge

One of the fun things about living here is checking for FastPass+ for some of the more popular rides in the 30-day window - you never know what you might find. We'd heard about the craziness of Pandora's opening day (just entering the park had to be scheduled), and thought we might not be able … Continue reading Birthday Celebration Part 1: Na-vi River Journey and Nomad Lounge

Catching up with the Magic Kingdom: Mine Train for the First Time

As locals twice before, we know to avoid the parks in the summer - not only for the heat but for the crowds - cranky, pushy, annoying crowds! That's why we almost decided not to get an AP until the Food & Wine Festival. Still, here we were with so much to catch up on … Continue reading Catching up with the Magic Kingdom: Mine Train for the First Time

The “Year of Repositioning”

Last year was our 20th wedding anniversary, and we celebrated all year long, including cruises and trips to Disneyland. We anticipated that, perhaps, this year would be the year we would finally leave Las Vegas for good, especially because the real estate market was favorable to selling our house. What we didn't expect is that … Continue reading The “Year of Repositioning”