Aquarium of the Pacific Upcoming Festivals + Ticket Giveaways!

There are three festivals taking place at the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach. Learn about them below and enter for a chance to win tickets to take the family! Winners will be selected at random. Good luck! Moompetam Native American Festival EVENT DATES: Saturday, September 21, 2019 (9:00 AM to 5:00 PM) and Sunday, September 22, 2019 (9:00 AM to 5:00 PM). In celebration of local Native American cultures, the Aquarium of the Pacific will host its fifteenth annual Moompetam Festival. This weekend celebration will feature traditional cultural crafts, storytelling, educational programs, live demonstrations, music, and dance celebrating California’s indigenous maritime cultures, including Tongva, Chumash, Acjachemen, Costanoan, Luiseno, … READ MORE

MEN IN BLACK: INTERNATIONAL Home Movie Release + Giveaway!

Chris Hemsworth and Tessa Thompson join forces to take on more alien threat in director F. Gary Gray’s MEN IN BLACK: INTERNATIONAL which became available on Digital August 20th and 4K Ultra HD Combo Pack, Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD on September 3rd. Joining Hemsworth and Thompson is an all-star supporting cast that includes Kumail Nanjiani, Rebecca Ferguson, Rafe Spall, international dance phenoms Les Twins with Emma Thompson and Liam Neeson. All formats come with bonus feature content, several behind-the-scenes featurettes and much more! MEN IN BLACK: INTERNATIONAL has a runtime of approximately 115 minutes and is rated PG-13 for sci-fi action, some language and suggestive material. 4K ULTRA HD … READ MORE

Disney’s ALADDIN Live-Action + Signature Collection Home Movie Release + Giveaway!

Enjoy Disney’s ALADDIN, the live-action adaptation of the studio’s animated classic, in the comfort of your own home as it becomes available on Digital in HD, 4K Ultra HD™ and Movies Anywhere on August 27th, and physically on 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray™ and DVD on September 10th! The release of the live-action adventure coincides with the addition of the original animated classic for the Walt Disney Signature Collection. Now you can own both movies! Cast Members include: Aladdin (Mena Massoud), Princess Jasmine (Naomi Scott) and Genie (Will Smith). Extras include music videos, deleted scenes and bloopers. You’ll get a first look at an all-new song “Desert Moon,” deleted from the … READ MORE

Silva’s Fresh Eatery + Churrascaria in Santa Ana

Written in collaboration with Silva’s. All opinions are my own. If you like Brazilian BBQ but not the price, you will want to check out Silva’s Fresh Eatery & Churrascaria in Santa Ana (they’re down the street from South Coast Plaza). They also have kid-friendly options. What makes them different from the others is not only the cost, but the gourmet sides. They offer salads, whole grains, veggies, additional protein options, and desserts. Because it is AYCE, you can try them all. Instead of getting the protein tableside, you get them over the counter. Be sure to specify how you like your meat before they start carving (I prefer my … READ MORE

Adventure City: BOO-TASTIC Halloween Party + Ticket Giveaway!

Post written in collaboration with Adventure City. All opinions are our own. If you love all things Halloween and you celebrate all month long like we do, you’ll want to add Adventure City to the list! This family-owned theme park always packs a ton of fun for families who don’t like to walk for miles. They’re located on Beach Boulevard (between Ball and Cerritos) in Stanton. For four nights in October, Adventure City is hosting a BOO-TASTIC Halloween Party which will include candy stations, dance parties, train rides, glow station, VORTEX tunnel, Mad Scientist magician, a Trick-or-Treat Trail, rollercoaster rides and more! We went last year and remembered it was … READ MORE

Lunch Box Ideas with Lindsay Snack and Go! Olives

Post written in collaboration with Lindsay Olives. I received product samples from Moms Meet (momsmeet.com) to use and post my honest opinions. Always looking for new ideas for lunchboxes? I know I do. Here’s something you might love. Lindsay Olives now come in 4-packs. These snack sizes have easy open pull tabs, no liquids (no mess), and no artificial flavors. They’re gluten-free, kosher certified, and the cups have BPA-free lining. Store them in your pantry and keep them with your snacks so you and your family can have them anytime. (Refrigerate after opening). They’re great for bento lunch boxes, salads, veggie platters, recipes and more! Available in 4 varieties! Medium … READ MORE

Breakfast Republic – New in Irvine!

Written in collaboration with Breakfast Republic. All opinions are my own. If you can do breakfast all day and every day, you’ll want to check out Breakfast Republic in Irvine. Bringing their breakfast favorites from San Diego, Breakfast Republic, added an eighth location. My friends and I are big brunch people, and they’re going to love it here. It’s also family-friendly. I like how innovative the menu items are. For example, they have a Breakfast Mac N Cheese. Yes, for breakfast! I’m starting to think you can eat anything for breakfast as long as you add an egg on it. It’s located next door to Trader Joe’s by the UC … READ MORE

LEGO MOVIE WORLD Coming to LEGOLAND California!

The LEGO MOVIE WORLD is coming to LEGOLAND California Resort in Spring 2020! They had a press conference this morning announcing the largest addition to the Park’s history. You can watch or read about the special announcement below! NEW ANNOUCEMENT! “The LEGO MOVIE WORLD is based on the blockbuster films The LEGO Movie and The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part. The new land fully immerses guests into the LEGO Movie universe and places them onto the streets of Bricksburg.  In addition to Masters of Flight, kids and families will get to enjoy the rush of falling from Unikitty’s Disco Drop and experiencing the many personalities of the fearless feline. … READ MORE