Newport Landing – Christmas Boat Parade Holiday Cruise

Tickets were comped in exchange for this post. All opinions are my own. Have you attended a boat parade before? We got a preview of what the route would look like for the Christmas Boat Parade on Newport Landing’s Holiday Cruise. The cruise ran about 75 minutes long with plenty of time to enjoy the views, grab hot chocolate, and relax in the galley all the while listening to festive Christmas tunes. We’ve attended a boat parade in the past from the sidelines and can image how much more fun it will be on the boats and being in the parade. It is a different experience when you are cruising … READ MORE

Universal Studios Transformers Ride-3D

My boys are HUGE and I mean HUGE Transformers fans! We started collecting these KRE-O Transformer’s set this year, and I think we’re almost done. (KRE-O’s are HasbroToys version of construction sets). The boys enjoy building them together with their Dad, and they spend hours and hours playing with them (under supervision). They don’t transform, but they can build them in two different ways. Anyhow, with the new Transformers: The Ride-3D this year at Universal Studios, they were in for a real treat! Transformers: The Ride-3D Right next to the Transformers: The Ride-3D, we spot Optimus Prime and took this shot with him. AWESOME. Then Bumblebee walked past us so … READ MORE

Porsche Timeline Show in Lake Arrowhead is Our Annual Tradition!

We stumbled upon Porsche Timeline Show in Lake Arrowhead a few years ago. We wanted to get out of the city so we took a day trip to the mountains. I think we were looking for Big Bear and came across this little town called Lake Arrowhead (about 30 minutes from each other). It was foggy that day but we saw that we had just missed an annual Porsche car show. Ever since then, I google it every year to try to make it every year. My boys love it! We’ve gone several times and as the boys get older, it’s a little different every time. If you’ve met my husband, you … READ MORE