What To Do At: Los Alamos National Lab, New Mexico

Los Alamos National Lab Los Alamos, New Mexico We lived in Los Alamos for one year, 2018-2019, for my husband to work as a guest scientist at the lab. Dave was in awe every day to work at the site of the Manhattan Project and walk where some great scientists like Oppenheimer walked. We found …

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What To Do At: Fort Polk, Louisiana

Fort Polk Leesville, Louisiana  Fort Polk was one of those places we never wanted to go, but settled in so beautifully we were heartbroken to leave. There is so much to love about this place: the year-round warm weather, beautiful scenery, unique activities, phenomenal food, and friendly people. This was one of my top duty …

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My Disney Cruise Wedding: If They Care, They Will Come

Here is the “things that went wrong” post that I promised you. This issue is applicable to ALL weddings, it’s just more noticeable when you add a level of complexity: like having a destination wedding. Now be warned, this is a long one so you might want to grab some popcorn. Weddings really show you …

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My Disney Cruise Wedding: Budget-Friendly

Our entire week-long cruise wedding came in at less than $5,000. How, you ask? Well, to start, our DCL wedding package was only $3,000. That included the venues, floral (bouquets and décor), live music, hair and makeup, event coordinators, cake, champagne, officiant, photos, food…everything. Of course, like any wedding, you can pay to upgrade elements …

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My Disney Cruise Wedding: Easy And Stress-Free

I worked in the wedding industry for a hot minute, and you know how most brides and grooms describe planning and executing their weddings? “Stressful, dramatic, exhausting...we should have eloped.” Which is a shame because it absolutely doesn’t need to be – and shouldn’t be – that way. You want to know what my wedding …

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