Ideas for a fun family vacation in Denver – Part 1


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


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...]

New Pizza 900 Exhibit at Pretend City


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...]

French Junior Tennis Excels in Instruction

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Tennis has always been huge part of our family. I can remember holding a racket as young as 5 years old and have very fond memories of playing with my dad. Therefore, when I had kids it was a natural progression to put them in tennis as well. I have lived in South Orange County for 14 years and it took me that nearly that many years to find a … [More...]

Circus Xtreme Is Electric and Exciting!


Circus Xtreme Seeing the circus as a child is memorable and exciting. There are so many sights, sounds and smells and even adults can't help but feel giddy. This year Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Presents Circus XTREME where Children Of All Ages can let their imagination go wild in an exhilarating adventure with extraordinary circus … [More...]

Don’t Miss National Night Out in Laguna Hills

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All residents are invited to partake in the National Night Out crime and drug prevention event on Tuesday, August 4. Laguna Hills Police Services will host an interactive community safety fair from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Laguna Hills Community Center, located at 25555 Alicia Parkway. The booths will provide residents with a variety of important … [More...]

Giveaway: 2 tickets to the Folk Revival Festival


Long Beach is full of culture. There is always something to see whether it's an event or a historical landmark. I often travel to Long Beach with my kids for the sights like the Aquarium of the Pacific, Whale Watching or seeing the Queen Mary. This year we will be traveling to Long Beach to see The 3rd annual Long Beach Folk Revival … [More...]

New “Dolphin Days” show at Seaworld

  SURF BRINGS IN ALL-NEW ‘DOLPHIN DAYS’ TO SEAWORLD Dolphins are undeniably awesome and so much fun to watch. They are playful and smart and kids are mesmerized by them. If you love to watch Dolphins SeaWorld has a new Dolphin show called "Dophin Days that is sure to bring a smile to your face. Dolphin Days Features Dolphin Days … [More...]

New Minion Tervis Tumblers Are Awesome


What do you get when you combine the cuteness of small, yellow, cylindrical, creatures who have one or two eyes with the durability of an well designed drink tumbler? You get a Minion Tervis tumbler! These adorably refreshing tumblers come in two sizes- a water bottle size and a tumbler size (12 oz,16 oz ,24 oz)  Water Bottle Features Comes … [More...]

Ju-Ju-Be Releases Limited Edition Print


  Hand bags, diaper bags, beach bags, bucket bags. A girl can never have enough bags and  Ju-Ju-Be, the leading brand of fun, functional and fashionable diaper bags has recently released two new prints, “Olive Juice” and “Pinky Swear”. Both prints feature interlocking triangles for a modern and sleek design perfect for the busy mom. Even though … [More...]

#Giveaway : Win tickets to Summer Fun at Buccaneer Cove in Boomers Irvine


Buccaneer Cove Summer is in full swing here in Orange County with the temperatures climbing higher every day.  One of the best ways to cool off is spending the day at Buccaneer Cove at Boomers in Irvine. Buccaneer Cove is a super-sized water play area that’s five levels high with slippery slides, wet tunnels, spray loops and a huge splash … [More...]

The Cat in The Hat now playing at Morgan-Wixson Theatre


Everyone remember the lovable yet mischievous cat from Dr. Seuess's book "The Cat in the Hat". And now you can see the cat on stage instead of reading about him in a book or seeing him on TV. The Santa Monica Theatre Guild at the Morgan-Wixson Theatre is showing the play The Cat in the Hat from  July 11  to  July 26.  Dr. Seuss's The Cat in the … [More...]