American Ballet Theatre “Harlequinade”

Post written by Caroline Cordova who attended as media. All opinions are our own. This past Thursday night my mom and I attended the premiere of American Ballet Theatre “Harlequinade”. It was a super special occasion because we were both celebrating our birthdays! Every time American Ballet Theatre comes and visit Costa Mesa, they bring so much excitement to all the SoCal dance aficionados.The Segerstrom Center for the Arts always does an amazing job by creating activities for the audience before the ballet starts. This time they had different activities for children and we even got the opportunity to meet and greet two dancers of the corps de ballet! They … READ MORE

Harlem Globetrotters World Tour Comes Back to Los Angeles Area + Ticket Giveaway!

Providing smiles, sportsmanship, and service to millions of people worldwide, the famous Harlem Globetrotters is coming back to the Los Angeles area this February with more fan opportunities on their new Fan Powered World Tour! We went a couple of years ago and had a blast! Dunking their way into the hearts of more than 142 million fans, they have performed in 123 countries and territories on six continents over the past nine decades. Not your typical basketball game, it is a comedy show with incredible ball handling, audience interaction, and it is very entertaining. It’s also a great way to introduce the love of the game to your children, … READ MORE

OC Parks Monarch Butterfly Day

Monarch Butterfly Day Sat Feb 2 – FREE EVENT

Come learn about monarch butterflies in their natural habitat at OC Park’s 10th annual Monarch Butterfly Day! Held at Mile Square Park in Fountain Valley on Saturday, February 2nd from 10 am to 2 pm, this free event invites families (or anyone that wants to learn) get a close-up look inside a netted butterfly enclosure, and you’ll also learn about the plants that attract them. Butterfly experts will be on-site to answer questions and provide educational fun facts about the life and transformation of these beautiful creatures. Additional activities include interpretive programs, children’s crafts, face painting, a balloon artist, and food available for purchase. This event is recommended for outdoor enthusiasts and … READ MORE

January is National Learn to Ski / Snowboard Month + Mt High Specials

Most of us in Southern California are so snow-deprived, we rush out the minute we learn there’s fresh powder. There is rain + snow in the forecast. I wonder how many people will call in sick so they can visit a ski resort. Lucky for us, Mountain High Ski Resort is about a 90-minute drive away from Orange County and Los Angeles making it great for day trips! We always try to get there annually, and we always take lessons at the beginning of the season as a refresher course. My kids always have a blast! Mountain High is where Southern Californians learn to ski and snowboard. Even international snowboarding superstars … READ MORE

Coolsculpting Results for Arms After 2 Treatments

Post written by me for Cosmeticare. All opinions are my own.  As we age, our bodies keep changing, and it’s not always for the best. Now that I’m in my forties and my kids are older, I have been thinking more about me and how to take better care of myself. I’ve already had a few work done over the past three years, but there is always room for more body sculpting. You can read more about it on my blog, just search for “Cosmeticare”. What I’ve come to realize is that there is no one-for-all treatments so you have to target them all individually. Going under the knife is … READ MORE

Monster Jam Returns to Anaheim!

MONSTER JAM trucks are revving it up to go full throttle back into Angel Stadium of Anaheim for six weekend events between January 12 – February 24, 2019. That’s the most stadium events in one city in the world! It’s an action-packed show, and you’ll never know when they will make that backflip or recover after they spin out of control. They’ll be judged by not only speed, but how crazy their stunts were completed. Hint: Download the app to your phone so you can vote in real-time for your favorite truck in the two-wheel and freestyle competitions. This year’s truck lineup features appearances by super-truck icons Grave Digger® and Max-D™, along … READ MORE

Walt Disney Studio Movie Slate 2019

Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures 2019 Movie Release Schedule!

WALT DISNEY STUDIOS released their 2019 movie schedule, and it’s going to be a great year to go to the movies! Every year I look for the schedule so I can budget for it. There are some that I really want to see in theaters on the big screen. Look for new movie trailers leading up to the release dates. (See the dates below and some of the trailers!) Which one do you want to see? 2019 Schedule: March 9, 2019 –CAPTAIN MARVEL (Marvel Studios) March 29, 2019 – DUMBO (Walt Disney Studios) April 17, 2019 – PENGUINS (Disneynature) April 26, 2019 – AVENGERS: ENDGAME (Marvel Studios) May 24, 2019 – ALADDIN (Walt Disney Studios) June 21, 2019 – TOY … READ MORE

Disneyland Southern California Resident Deal + New Experiences for Early 2019!

The Southern California Resident Deal at Disneyland Resort is back, and it’s offering locals a sweet deal to enjoy the park! Beginning Jan. 7, 2019, eligible guests may visit Disneyland Park or Disney California Adventure Park for as little as $60 per day with the purchase of a three-day, one-park per day ticket. In addition to this special ticket offer, the three Hotels of the Disneyland Resort are offering special rates on standard and premium rooms for a limited time. This year they are offering three days, one park each for $179 with one magic morning access – that’s about $60 per park per day! (Non-resident pay $270). To compare, single … READ MORE