$3 Lollipops and Other Magic Kingdom Money Saving Tips

Last week the Sally J family had its first experience with the Mouse. I knew it was going to be exhausting. I knew it was going to be expensive. I knew it was going to be a day we wouldn’t soon forget. Read More $3 Lollipops and Other Magic Kingdom Money Saving Tips

The No-Fly Zone Explained

On the evening of March 17th, the U.N. voted to enact a no-fly zone in Libya. I watched as Libyan friends and neighbors breathed a sigh of relief and let themselves take a moment of cautious celebration. Yet there have been a lot of questions about what this all means. Read More The No-Fly Zone Explained

In Defense of Disney

Many people, who get to know my feminist, sarcastic, often-cynical self, are surprised to find out that I still love everything Disney. I love the old movies (some of) the new ones, and I absolutely LOVE Disney World. And yes, I mean Walt Disney World, the official name for the East Coast version of the park. For the uninitiated, the West Coast has Disneyland. (I not only have never been to Disneyland, but neither do I feel the need to. We have a Disneyland. We call it the Magic Kingdom.) Read More In Defense of Disney