Category Archives: Travel

There Are No Bad Places To Watch Fireworks

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Thanks to Disneyland Parks and Disneyland Social Media Moms for hosting us for The Disney Social Media Moms Celebration. All opinions are my own.  We didn’t quite make it to the ideal fireworks viewing spot at Disneyland the other night. We were there for Disney’s Social Media Moms. Instead we ended up watching the “show”…

San Diego Zoo Safari Park’s Butterfly Jungle Returns

Thanks to the San Diego Zoo Safari Park for hosting us at a preview of the Butterfly Jungle. All opinions are my own The breathtaking Butterfly Jungle, an annual springtime event, has fluttered back to the San Diego Zoo Safari Park. Each year, guests at the Safari Park can see thousands of butterflies as they…

DIY Upcycled Luggage Tags from Board Books

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We’re heading to Disneyland for a little spring break fun. Why not dress up our luggage as well? These luggage tags are fun, colorful and a great second life for beloved books. Making them is quick, easy, and requires no special tools or skills. We picked up this well loved Wall E book at a…

{Giveaway} 2 Tickets for Knott’s Berry Bloom 2014

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We can’t really complain about rough winters here in So Cal, but that doesn’t mean we don’t look forward to Spring! Spring is officially here and fun is blossoming during Knott’s Berry Bloom, when the entire park transforms April 12-27, 2014. Knott’s Berry Bloom celebrates the season with fun for the whole family, including live…

Final 2014 #CampChat Wednesday 3/26 7pt/10et: Packing!

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We’ve got some serious camp packing experts showing up for our final campchat. Please join us on Wednesday the 26th of March, on Twitter to discuss how to plan, prepare and pack up your kid for summer camp this summer. Topics covered will include: List, Schmist… The importance of labelling What you really need to…

Jellyfish Discovery at The LEGOLAND SEA LIFE Aquarium

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  Thank you Sea Life Aquarium for inviting us to this exciting preview of the new “Jellyfish Discovery”. All opinions are my own. This month LEGOLAND SEA LIFE in Carlsbad, California hosted a preview to introduce their new “Jellyfish Discovery” exhibit. Did you know Jellyfish have no nerves, no heart, no brain, and their…

Preparing for Camp with #CampChat Wednesday 3/19 7PST

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Ready to #CampChat? We’re talking about preparing for camp at this Wednesday’s #CampChat . Wondering about how much to disclose on those camp forms? Worried about your kid getting homesick (or missing them too much!)? This is the #CampChat for you! We will be joined by @AskDocG Dr. G (Deborah Gilboa, MD) is a parenting…

Happiest Place on Earth Perks Up With Starbucks at Disneyland

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You can breathe again So Cal. No need to hit the drive thru ‘bucks en route to Downtown Disney, The happiest place on earth just got perkier with the installation of one of the largest Starbucks in the nation. Even though it’s nearly as big as the store in Times Square, I’m pretty sure it…

One Day in Rome With Kids Part Two

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Thanks to Walks of Italy for helping us make the most of our very limited time in Rome. All opinions are my own.  Part Two of our epic day in Rome started with the Coliseum. Some things you have to see with your own eyes.  Don’t go it alone though. You’ll miss so much, and…

Win Season Passes to Knotts Berry Farm

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Thanks to Knotts for Sponsoring this post. All opinions are my own!  We’re so lucky to have so many theme parks to choose from in Southern California. Some of the parks are more popular with my littler kids. Some of them are more popular with the big kids. Knott’s Berry Farm is one theme park…