Tag Archives: 40th birthday

Possessing the Secret of Joy

Disneyland was absurdly expensive and worth every penny. I love everything about Disney. Sadly, I’m married to a “non-Disney.” He didn’t grow up spending half the year looking forward to a yearly trip to Disneyland and the remainder cherishing every … Continue reading

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I’m Going to Disneyland!

Sometimes I miss my twenties because it was awesome to know everything and be smarter than everybody. My thirties have been far and away the best decade of my life. I became a teacher, had copious fun with friends, traveled, … Continue reading

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