Foster Farms Bowl – Feed Your Fandom Savings Coupons + Giveaway!

College football bowl season is here and starting December 16th through the early part of January, you’ll be able to “Feed Your Fandom” with the help of Foster Farms while watching the games. There is an exciting matchup between the Pac-12 and the Big Ten airing on Fox Sports on December 27th at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California, and Foster Farms want to help by providing coupons so you can stock up!  I like to prepare quick and easy bites that don’t require a lot of preparation so before Game Day, I picked up some Foster Farms products from my local grocery store. There are lots of varieties to choose from in both fresh and … Read more

Mountain High Ski Resort Wrightwood

Mountain High Ski Resort Lift Ticket Giveaway!

Most of us in Southern California are snow-deprived, and we cannot wait to see fresh powder. But that doesn’t stop us from hitting the slopes, because Mountain High Ski Resort can make their own snow, and they’re only a 90-minute drive away from Orange County and Los Angeles! My family and I try to get up there annually for snowboarding lessons and snow play. Mountain High opened earlier this month for the 2017-18 winter season. Roughly 1,000 guests arrived for the first winter session of the season. This marks the 18th time in the past 20 years that Mountain High has been the first resort to open in Southern California. The North Pole Tubing … Read more

Marie Callender’s Holiday Feasts Are Back!

I love the holidays but it’s always so stressful and so much pressure to get it all done. Thank goodness I’m not hosting Christmas dinner this year, but I saw that Marie Callender’s is offering a great option for those that could use the help. Why slave in the kitchen all day if you don’t need to? There are SIX Holiday Feasts complete with all the trimmings and sides plus a Marie Callender’s signature Pumpkin or Apple Pie! The Holiday Feasts serve between four-eight people, and are conveniently packed and ready to go. All you need to do is reheat for three hours, serve and enjoy – it’s that easy! They are … Read more

Firefly Toothbrushes Star Wars Brush Battle Using Force

Ultimate #BrushBattle with Firefly Star Wars Lightsaber Toothbrushes + Sweepstakes!

As we all anticipate the new movie release of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, I know the last thing we want to do is fight with our children about brushing their teeth. I would like to know – at what age does the nagging stop, and when do they realize they need to take care of them on their own? I have become that nagging parent. If you are always looking for a fun way to get the children to brush their teeth, Firefly Toothbrush sent us these fun Star Wars Lightsaber themed toothbrushes that play sounds and light up! They are a hit with my kids! It comes in Kylo … Read more

Discovery Cube’s WINTER WONDERFEST Ticket Giveaway!

You don’t have to drive outside of Orange County (or Los Angeles) to see snow this year, because winter is coming to us! Discovery Cube is hosting their annual WINTER WONDERFEST at both locations – Orange County AND Los Angeles! Beginning December 16-17 for opening weekend and open daily from December 22, 2017 through January 7, 2018, families can learn the Science of Snow with hands-on interactive exhibits featuring real snow by sledding down ice ramps, inner tubing, building snowmen or making snow angels, learning insulation and how animal adapts to the cold, and more! Activities Their holiday exhibit will include sliding down a 75-foot long ramp on inner tubes, a … Read more

Disney On Ice Follow Your Heart

COMING SOON – Disney On Ice Presents Follow Your Heart Los Angeles Markets

“Disney On Ice Presents Follow Your Heart” arrives to the Greater Los Angeles Area bringing you Mickey, Minnie and all your Disney friends to the ice in an ice skating extravaganza! You will be thrilled to learn that it will feature beloved stories & characters like Disney•Pixar’s “Finding Dory”, Disney Princesses, “Toy Story” friends, and for the first time “Inside Out”. Performances in Los Angeles markets will be from December 14 through January 8, 2018 at the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, Honda Center in Anaheim, Long Beach Arena, and Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario! Save 20% with select seats with the discount offer below!

Dana Point Harbor Boat Parade

Where to Find the Holiday Boat Parades in Orange County!

Here’s a fun holiday tradition that you can enjoy with your family and friends – Go see a holiday boat parade in Orange County! We try to do this every year. Since we are within close proximity to the beaches and harbors, we can select from several viewing spots along Dana Point Harbor, Huntington Harbor, or Newport Harbor. The parade can be enjoyed by land or by boat. We have done both, and they’re both great! Parade routes can be downloaded so you can plan your day accordingly. Some include minute-to-minute stops. As you can imagine some of the spots are busier than others. I personally like the quieter spots … Read more

New Onyx Youth Magnet Mask from Korea!

My friends and I recently tried this Onyx Youth Magnet Mask from Korea. The product uses the power of magnets to lift away impurities, refine pores, and brighten the look of skin. We really had no idea, and everyone’s first reaction was the same – super surprised! We left it on for about 10 minutes then when it was time to use the wand, it was like magic lifting it all away. It left our faces moisturized. This cutting-edge technology relies on a process known as microcirculation which uses magnetic fillings to stimulate the blood flow through the thousands of microscopic blood vessels in our face. It uses a unique … Read more

Festival Ballet Theatre FBT

Festival Ballet Theatre NUTCRACKER Irvine Barclay Theatre 12/9-12/24

Festival Ballet Theatre (FBT)’s family-friendly production of THE NUTCRACKER will be at Irvine Barclay Theatre to delight all ages December 9th through 24th with colorful scenery and dazzling costumes. This full-length traditional production is choreographed and directed by Festival Ballet Theatre’s Artistic Director, Salwa Rizkalla, and features world-renowned guest artists, FBT’s professional company dancers, and young talent from across the Southland. “Be swept away by Tchaikovsky’s iconic score as the Sugar Plum Fairy, our heroine Clara, and a cast of hundreds take you on a magical journey to mystical lands.” Nutcracker Tea Party A pre-show event before select performances of Festival Ballet Theatre’s lavish Nutcracker ballet. (Limited number of tickets available). Guests will enjoy … Read more

SeaWorld San Diego Christmas Nativity O Wonderous Night

SeaWorld San Diego’s New ‘O Wonderous Night’ Performances

The older my kids get, the more questions they ask! Every year they start to understand a little more that the meaning of Christmas is not just Santa delivering presents, but they still believe. This year we attended a preview of a new Nativity show at SeaWorld San Diego called, “O Wondrous Night, The Greatest Story Never Told“. The live musical performance is about thirty minutes long and is narrated by storytelling puppet animals who all claim they are responsible for the birth of Jesus. The show is funny, the singing and dancing is great, and it’s not super long so it can be enjoyed by all ages! It features more than 30 … Read more