The Grinch that Stole My Christmas Eve Dinner

We wanted to enjoy a fun dinner with the kids for Christmas Eve. We opted to order online from iHop from the “Grinch-inspired menu.” We had seen the “Grinch’s Green Pancakes” advertised on the Hallmark Channel (basically no other channel plays on our TV during the holidays) and the family was excited to try them. … Read moreThe Grinch that Stole My Christmas Eve Dinner

Disneyland Rant – Ticket Prices are Only Part of the Solution

In the least surprising news of the week, Disney raised ticket prices for their US parks. Yawn. Let me get a few things out of the way… People who enjoy going to the parks do not want to pay more. Yes, it is expensive. Yes, in 1955 Walt originally charged $1 for admission (although if … Read moreDisneyland Rant – Ticket Prices are Only Part of the Solution

Ye Simple Souls Who Stray – Wine, Oil, Refreshment

The headline intrigued me: Rising Utah liquor sales fueled by more non-Mormons, tourism How naïve I have been! To think that all this time, I believed that the Mormons were the ones buying up the booze! I must continue reading! In Mormon dominated Utah where alcohol is frowned upon, liquor sales keep climbing each year. … Read moreYe Simple Souls Who Stray – Wine, Oil, Refreshment