Category Archives: Momfluential

Think Pink In October! Visit The Breast Health Wall of Honor At The Shops At Mission Viejo

Breast Health Wall of Honor

Pink is my favorite color in October…. At some point in our lives we have known someone who has been affected by breast cancer. In some cases it is someone we cherish and love dearly. It can be our mother, wife, sister, friend, or daughter. Mammograms are so crucial in the early detection of breast…

Five Halloween Activities that Won’t Freak Out Little Kids at Knott’s Camp Spooky

Camp Spooky Costume Contest

  Thank you Knott’s Berry Farm for inviting us to experience Camp Spooky. All opinions are our own.  Halloween can be hard on a little kid. There’s the candy and the costumes which are fun, but there’s also the ghastly ghostly gorey stuff. Not fun, especially for sensitive kids! Every year when Halloween rolls around…

Free Halloween Fun At Disney Store Locations Nationwide October 17th and 18th!

Anna & Elsa

Looking for free family fun this weekend? With four kiddos our family excursions can get expensive…. That is why I am always on the lookout for free fun! This weekend Disney Store locations nationwide will host  a special “Halloween Dress Rehearsal!”  Kids can dress up as the favorite Disney character and participate in some great kid…

I Had a Dream That I Went to ROAR Retreat in Costa Rica and I Thought I was in Oz

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The supersaturated green outside the airplane window strained my sight. It was almost painful to my drought-accustomed eyes. Months without rain had apparently weakened my vision. I’d grown accustomed to a parboiled palette of sage and sand. Kelly and hunter greens, vivid emerald and celadon floated by.  Slashes of chartreuse and swathes of mantis cut…

Stars Share on The Red Carpet for Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Red Carpet for Alexander and Terrible, Horrible... Day

Steve Carrell and Jennifer Garner’s latest film, Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day premieres in theaters this week. Teenfluential correspondants Ani Maso and Clarissa Camacho were at the premiere, and got to speak with several familiar cast members and Disney stars about what makes a bad day terrible, what’s new in…

Can You Guess Which Disney Costumes Disney Celebs and Disney Kids Pick for Themselves?

Francesca Capaldi at Disney Party

Thanks to Disney for hosting us for this event! Disney always has great kids costumes, year round. They are the go-to source for so many moms & kids including celebs. Scroll down to see some of the celeb selections! Why not? You can’t go wrong with a Disney costume! It’s a sure thing. You know…

The Secret Source for the Best Halloween Costumes in the OC

Goodwill OC Costume finds

Shopping for Halloween costumes for four children can get really pricy. Have you been to the OC Goodwill Boutique in Tustin? The OC Goodwill Boutique gave us a sneak peek of their fabulous Halloween section. It might not occur to you to shop secondhand for Halloween, but it should. There a million reasons why OC Goodwill…

The AmazingTechnicolor Imagination of a 6 yr Old That Makes All Your Dreams Seem Boring By Comparison

draw my dream Leo Cyborg

Sure you are clever and creative. You tell great stories. I get it. But let’s face it. This 6 yr old tells better stories. Yes I am biased, because this is MY 6 yr old, but I’m still incredibly blown away by the way his imagination works. Three eyed Gorillas hosting disco parties in hidden…

Knott’s Berry Farm 2015 Annual Pass Now A Screaming Deal!

Knott's Fun

Patty is ecstatic about you and your family visiting her and the gang at Knott’s Berry Farm! Now is the ideal time to purchase your 2015 Annual Pass for Knott’s Berry Farm. Knott’s is offering super easy payment plans so you can bring your families out to play. Purchase now and you are eligible for one…

Dine in Style At SeaLegs Wine Bar: Enter To Win A $50 Gift Certificate!

SeaLegs Loung Area

Sometimes we all need to break away from the never-ending Mommy madness at home. Time for a GNO – Girl’s Night Out! I made plans to meet my good friend Sandra for dinner and drinks at SeaLegs wine bar. I couldn’t wait to try this new place out as there’s been positive buzz. But seeing…