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...]

Meet the Tournament of Roses Royal Rose Court


Photo Credit:Medieval Times If you live in Southern California, I am sure the Rose Parade has been a fixture on your television since you were little. Every year on New Year's Day the Pasadena Rose Parade hits the streets to showcase the history and culture of Southern California and the country at large. Last week, the Tournament of Roses, … [More...]

A smartwatch for kids with easy technology + Giveaway

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Wearable technology seems to be the newest trend these days. And not just for adults!  More and more brands are creating kid-friendly products that can teach our kids how to stay up to date on technology like digital cameras, tablets (my 4-year-old knows how to swipe an iPad like a ninja), toys and clocks just to name a few. The newest product … [More...]

Review of Santa HQ #lovehgtv #santaHQ


The holidays are here!  Did I just give you a yule tide anxiety attack?  Well, we all know the holidays are much more fun when we focus on the festivities and time with our family.  That is where we feel the real magic of the season.  One fun activity you won’t want to miss is a visit with Santa at Lakewood Center Mall! Lakewood Center teamed up … [More...]

Mannheim Steamroller Christmas at Segerstrom Center


Mannheim Steamroller in OC for 1 night only Treat your loved one to an early holiday present by taking them out to dinner and then to the theater at Segerstrom Arts. Mannheim Steamroller will present the best the holiday has to offer this season. The group will perform live for one night only in Orange County at Segerstrom Center for … [More...]

Chill at the Queen Mary


  Chill is back at the Queen Mary and this year the theme is "A Christmas Carol". If you have never been before, Chill is an awe-inspiring 13,000 sq ft walk-thru exhibit featuring larger-than-life ice creations some towering over 2.5 stories tall and made using over two million pounds of ice. But don’t forget to grab a parka and gloves – … [More...]

Santa is Coming to Ladera Ranch


Santa's coming to Ladera Ranch December is right around the corner and Santa is making his way to Southern California. South Orange County families are invited to ring in the holidays at Mercantile East on Saturday, November 28 from 11 am to 3 pm as Santa and Mrs. Claus will make an appearance in the Ladera Ranch center. A photographer will be … [More...]

14th Annual Tree Lighting Concert at Citadel Outlets


I know we are only in November and it drives many of you crazy to talk about the December holidays before we have even said thank you over a nice delicious turkey dinner, but that is just what I did this weekend. We went to the 14th Annual Tree Lighting - at the Citadel Outlets, Los Angeles (city of Commerce to be exact). This holiday tradition … [More...]

Holiday Classics A Capella Singing Class!

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  Looking to get started on your holiday shopping? The Holiday classics A Capella singing class  at the Music Vault Academy is the perfect place to start! While you do your holiday shopping your kids can attend a 2-hour singing class where they will learn fun holiday songs.  At the end of the program there is a student showcase! It's $75 … [More...]

All about Knott’s Merry Farm 2015


  It's that magical time again- The time when the night sky is lit up with dazzeling lights, white snow covers the ground and there is holiday cheer in the air!  What better way to celebrate Christmas time than at Knott's Merry Farm in Buena Park! Events at Knott's Merry Farm there is so much to do to keep you busy that you might nort … [More...]

2015 Holiday Gift Guide


    The holiday season is full of fun, new adventures. Let us help you discover that perfect gift to surprise and delight everyone on your list. Have a look at our gift guide and see if there is anything that fits yours style! For Kids ages 5-13 Ask Amy Doll Blonde (Pink Shirt) amazon.com Battleship Star … [More...]