Ideas for a fun family vacation in Denver – Part 1

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What images do you think of when you think of spring break with your family? Warm, sunny beaches with waves crashing on the shoreline? Seagulls diving for food? Hiking in a canyon? Spending time with aunts, uncles, cousins and friends? We enjoy all of these great vacation ideas and often find ourselves during spring break traveling to locations … [More...]

M&M’s Baymax Cake

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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...]

Try Music Lessons RISK FREE for 30 days!

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Try Music Lessons for 30-days Risk-Free Have you thought about enrolling your child into music lessons but are hesitant to do so because you don't know if they will like their instrument? Or maybe you are worried that they will not click with their instructor? At the Music Vault Academy, you can try music lessons risk-free for 30 days.  Simply … [More...]

7 Labor Day Printables

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Labor Day for me means a great long weekend with the family, plus a good excuse to spend time with the kiddos before they head off to school. Here are 7 fun printables you can use to get in to the Lavor Day spirit:  Printable Coloring Page For Kids!     2.  Pledge of Allegiance … [More...]

5 Reasons Why a Kia Sedona Is The Perfect Minivan

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  I never thought I would hear myself say "Honey, let's buy a minivan". But after a week test driving a Kia Sedona, I have completely changed my view about these awesome kid-toting, sports carrying, spacious family rooms on wheels. I am madly in love with this vehicle so I have put together 5 reasons why I think the Kia Sedona is the … [More...]

Back To School Bonus With Office Max #OMaxVisa15

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This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Tatu Media. All thoughts and opinions are my own.   School is almost back in session and it's the perfect time to get all your shopping done at OfficeMax. Now through  8/21/15 you can save $15 instantly when you buy $300 in Visa Giftcards. Think about all the useful things you … [More...]

Disney Live: Three Classic Fairy Tales Coming To SoCal

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  Fairy  tales were a huge part of my childhood. I remember listening to story books on records, reading princess books from the library and being in awe when I visited Disneyland. Now that I have a daughter of my own,  I love sharing those same memories with her. This year, I am excited to take her to see Disney Live: Three … [More...]

1st ever Coaster Camp Out at Knott’s

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Imagine spending the night right in the middle of your favorite amusement park. Sounds pretty awesome , right? Well, make it a reality at Knott's berry Farms first ever Coaster Camp Out!! Knott's Berry Farm has partnered with the boys and girls club for one night at Knott’s Berry Farm in the Park Pavilion Picnic Center! 100% of the proceeds will … [More...]

Tony Roma’s Gluten Free Products and Recipes

Baby Back Pork Ribs With Summer in full swing here in CA,  it is not often that we are home during the day which makes it  difficult to prepare dinner before we get home. Recently,  I discovered Tony Roma's pre-cooked ribs and pulled pork at my local grocery store and just like that,  dinner time just got easier at our house! The ribs come in … [More...]

Enlightened Hollywood

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This week I was invited to experience the Wanderlust Hollywood, a new multi-level community center and social club in Los Angeles. If you are not familiar with Wanderlust, they are the producers of the largest Yoga Lifestyle Events in the World and they now have a center in Hollywood. The center will offer expertly led Yoga and meditation classes, … [More...]

The Cat in the Hat at the Morgan-Wixon Theatre

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When I was young, people always said I was very dramatic.  So naturally I was drawn to the theater.  However, I only started when I was High School because my Drama teacher said I’d be good at it and it did not collide with my sports schedules.  I had priorities you know.  As the years have gone by my love for the theater and mostly musicals has … [More...]

New Pizza 900 Exhibit at Pretend City

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Pizza 900 Pretend City, Irvine's interactive and child friendly museum has a new exhibit called Pizza 900 café. We went a few weeks ago to check out the excitement and we were treated a fun day of play and pizza. Chef/Owner Ari Ebnryousef’s was there and gave us a little insight on his  love for pizza and people. In the Pizza 900 Café, … [More...]