Disappointed in Universal Orlando

Disappointed In Universal Orlando

Disappointed in Universal Orlando Let me preface this post by saying that I’m disappointed in Universal Orlando, and we have not even went there yet. With that being said, let me tell you my story of what has happened so far.  I booked our trip in April.  Our plan is to stay at Disney for 4 days, and then finish up the last 5 days of our trip at Universal.  Disney’s website and customer service was spectacular, easy to use … Read more

Diving Into Homeschool, www.shesmovingmountains.com

Diving Into Homeschool

Diving Into Homeschool Let me start by saying, I am not blessed with the patience required to be a teacher.  It’s just not in me in any way, shape, or form.  Those who know me personally, know this to be absolute truth. So, my children went to parochial school last school year.  There were a lot of changes coming to the school and church and I just started to be uneasy about it all.  My oldest has Aspberger’s and doesn’t … Read more

We are Universal & Disney Bound

Disney Bound So we’re planning a Disney vacation.  Can I just say “ugh!”  While I agree that it’s a trip every kid should get to take while they are a kid, the prices are CRAZY.  I’m much more for vacations that are less spendy, less structured, and much more laid back.  There is so much planning involved in this trip, that it nearly made my head explode.  So much in fact, that I decided to take the easy way out … Read more

I Hate Stupid Fish!

Stupid Fish So my mother took the girls to the fair, at which time my youngest daughter won a goldfish by throwing a ping pong ball into a little fish bowl.  She named it PingPong.  LOL  She’s been SO proud of this fish, and she’s done such a good job of taking care of it.  She turns it’s tank light on everyday and feeds it without being told. Well, I inadvertently nearly killed it when she brought it home.  I … Read more

Family Turmoil

Family Turmoil While I was gone we had a fair amount of family turmoil going on.  I wrote a big long post, airing all of the dirty laundry.  Then, I deleted it. Why?  Because it’s over, and rehashing it doesn’t help anyone at this point.  Things have changed around here for sure.  My stepson graduated high school, went to live with his mom, and decided to get a job in a factory rather than go to college.  We’re disappointed in … Read more