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M&M’s Baymax Cake


M&M's Baymax Cake Last October I took my kids to see the movie "Big Hero 6" and as it turned out it is my favorite Disney movie to date. My son couldn't stop talking about Baymax and asked me constantly if he could have a Big Hero 6 Birthday party. There wasn't a ton of merchandise out at the time but after a few searches online and some … [More...]

reCAP Mason Jars lets you shake, pour and store!

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Several months ago I decided that I wanted to make my own jam. I bought about a dozen small mason jars and all the stuff to make jam. Well......let's just say I really shouldn't quit my day job. My jam was horrible and even after trying it like 3 times I still couldn't get it right. So I had all these mason jars and no jam to put in them. So I … [More...]

Drain Wig catches hair and prevents clogs

Drain Wig for the Bathtub

In our family the girls have long straight hair. Our drains ALWAYS get clogged. And it is the grossest job ever to clean out the drains so I let my husband do it. He usually cleans it out with a coat hanger but he never knows if he gets it all out or not. And then he has to touch it to throw it away....so super gross!  Well I have found a product … [More...]

National Egg Month with NestFresh Eggs

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National Egg Month with NestFresh Eggs Eggs are among the most nutritious foods on earth. They are loaded with vitamins, minerals, high quality proteins and good fats. The month of January is national egg month and our family couldn't be more excited. As a family of 5 we eat quite our share of eggs, sometimes even eating breakfast for dinner.  … [More...]

Monster Jam is a blast!!


  This year Monster jam was better than ever! Trucks caught on fire more times than I could count and my favorite truck El Toro Loco flipped over 5 minutes into his entrance and was out of comission for the rest of the show. It was also my first time seeing the N.E.A. Police  Monster truck. I loved how shiny and sleek it … [More...]

Harlem Globetrotters Coming to Socal

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If you have ever seen the Globetrotters play, then you know what a unique bunch of individuals they are. Not only are they super talented but they are great roll models. They offer summer skills clinics and often serve as ambassadors for great causes. This year All-Star Harlem Globetrotter Wun Versher will be addressing the ever important issue of … [More...]

Cute Valentine’s Day recipes from Family Fun

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Snacks are a huge part of a kids day so why not make some themed snacks for your special Valentines this holiday! Family Fun Magazine has come up with some deliciously adorable snacks for  your little ones. Cookie Wands To make the cookie wands, sandwich white frosting and a lollipop stick between two small cookies, such as Lorna Doones. … [More...]

Gaslamp Popcorn Co really pops with flavor!

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One of my kids favorite snacks is popcorn. Which is totally fine by me because it's healthy, easy and tastes really good. In fact I also love popcorn so when I heard about  Gaslamp Popcorn Co I was eager to try them. The popcorn is handmade in small batches and they use only the freshest, health conscious ingredients. The popcorn they use is 100% … [More...]

Carnival Cruise Ship “Vista” to Debut in 2016


  Cruise lovers and families worldwide are in for a treat next year when Carnival Cruise line debuts there newest ship "The Carnival Vista", the lines most innovative ship ever! Debuting in spring 2016, the Carnival Vista will connect guests to the ocean with sweeping views and plenty to do both outdoors and in. This ship is packed … [More...]

Disney on Ice presents “Frozen”


If you think the Frozen frenzy has started to subside, think again. Disney on Ice is featuring for the very first time a "Frozen" spectacular, coming to Los Angeles this December. Feld Entertainment, Inc., the worldwide leader in producing live touring family entertainment, has launched its 34th Disney On Ice production that will bring the … [More...]

Gluten Free Cucumber, Turkey and Cheese Snack


I am slowly and I mean very slowly trying to move to a gluten-free diet. Cucumbers are one of my favorite snacks and they are low in saturated fat, and very low in cholesterol and sodium. Here is a gluten-free snack that is perfect for the middle of the day munchies. Gluten Free Cucumber and Turkey Snack First cut your cucumber in half … [More...]