RIP Stephen Hillenburg

I named my blog Holographic Meatloaf when I couldn't think of anything else and because I'm a fan of SpongeBob SquarePants. The domain was available and I went for it. Years later, even if I don't blog as much as I used to, I keep it named to honor the show that made me laugh … Continue reading RIP Stephen Hillenburg


The Disneyland VIP Experience

To paraphrase the Walt Disney quote, it was all started by a text. On Friday afternoon, Ann received a text from longtime friend Colleen (pseudonym). She said she was in town for the week and had a question for her: would you and the family like to join us at Disneyland on Saturday? We immediately … Continue reading The Disneyland VIP Experience

Why Grumpy Is Grumpy

In accordance with Ann's Mother's Day wishes, we spent a good portion of the day at Disneyland today. We all had a good time. I also found this...interesting souvenir in the gift shop. It's a Grumpy antenna topper (although I say "holder" in the video), but check out the clip to see why it's so...uncomfortable? … Continue reading Why Grumpy Is Grumpy

Disneyland Shooting Gallery Goes Nuts

We got to Disneyland at 8 a.m. on Sunday so we could enjoy what we thought would be a relatively "quiet" day in the Park. And for the most part, it was. Hey, I got to sit in the front seat on Splash Mountain and there was no line, either. In fact, while walking through … Continue reading Disneyland Shooting Gallery Goes Nuts

Achievement Unlocked: 30G Awesomeness

The alarm went off at 6 a.m. and our Sunday officially began. One after another, we took showers and readied ourselves for our busy schedule. By 7 a.m. we were out the door and drove that familiar 12-mile stretch down the one single road from home that leads us to our usual Sunday destination. Were … Continue reading Achievement Unlocked: 30G Awesomeness