Riding the Rails: Night Time

  This week’s topic for Riding the Rails is Disney Parks at Night.  To be completely honest, by nighttime, my family is usually tired. Like, really tired. We try to get to the parks by opening and stay ’til closing, but by the time 9 o’clock rolls around, we’re exhausted from all the walking, the […]

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Shorts Saturday: Letters

  This week’s topic: Incredible Kid Day – Write them a letter (current, future, imaginary, fictional). Dear Future Mini-Me,  I can say that because, well, I guess I’m just bound to have someone who is a lot like me. At least, I think so. I’m just like my mom, so why wouldn’t you be like […]

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Three Things Thursday: 3.13.14

  This past weekend, Mom and I got into my car and drove to Baltimore for Apologia’s Real Refreshment Retreat. It was our first “job” with Apologia, and can I just say…I had the best time! It was so great to meet all the wonderful homeschooling moms and get to know them a little better, […]

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Blue & Red

  Did you know . . . .  Artist Brian McEntee keyed Belle so that she was the only one in her town that wore blue. This is symbolic of how she is different from everyone else, and when she later encounters the beast, he is also wearing blue. In the movie, blue symbolizes good, […]

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I Love Disney GIVEAWAY

Do you know what I like almost more than anything? GIVEAWAYS! Free, awesome, cool giveaways!  That’s why I’ve decided to host one here at Ashley Aspires! You know that a person is cool when they decide to host an awesome Disney giveaway, right?  I’ve Gathered All Sorts of Awesome Giveaway Items! That includes: Monsters, Inc 2-mug […]

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Shorts Saturday: Memories

  Topic: Earliest Disney Memory in 100 Words or Less One of my favorite Disney memories from my first trip in 1999 was when I met Ky in Germany at World Showcase in EPCOT and sat with him for the fireworks show. I was one of those kids that made friends with everyone, and loved […]

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2014 Facebook Challenge

I had every intention of doing my everyday Friday post – my Foodie Friday. And that might still happen if I have time to write one before I go to bed tonight. But I had the motivation to write a different kind-of post today. Confession: I hate when people say they’re going to “give up […]

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Welcome!

Hi, and welcome to the all new Ashley Aspires! I am so glad that you have decided to stop by my blog and hopefully you’ll continue to come back! I have some awesome ideas planned for this blog, and I can’t wait to start sharing them! Some of my thoughts include: Mondays: My Thoughts Monday […]

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