FREE EVENT: Fall Festival at My Gym Yorba Linda 9/19/2015 (10-3pm)

Join My Gym Children’s Fitness Center in Yorba Linda on Saturday, September 19, 2015 for their Open House Party! There will be a bounce house, face painting, Kona shaved ice, Chick-fil-A, raffles, music, dancing, giveaways, a balloon artist, and specials on classes, birthday parties, and camps! The event is open to the public, and there will be a special demonstration on their new Dance Program and Karate Classes.

Wisdom Panel’s SWAB-A-THON Tour

Disclosure: This is a sponsored post for Mars Veterinary Wisdom Panel. Opinions are my own. There are millions of mixed-breed dog owners across the U.S. that will need help finding reliable breed ancestry information to properly care for their 4-legged friend. Information such as nutrition, training, and overall healthcare could help owners understand what their dog needs, and in some cases, could save their lives. Introducing Wisdom Panel® 3.0, the next evolution for canine DNA testing. This unique program developed by Mars Veterinary, the industry leader in canine genetic testing, will expand breed screening coverage, as well as, the medical applications with the new MDR1 Genetic Mutation screening. “MDR1 or … READ MORE

Walking With Dinosaurs Live Arena Spectacular

We received tickets to this event. All opinions are my own.  WALKING WITH DINOSAURS THE ARENA SPECTACULAR stomped into Honda Center on Wednesday, September 3rd with life-like creatures reenacting the days when they roamed the Earth. Narrated by a Paleontologist, he took us back 65 million years. If you’re wondering whether your kids will enjoy this production, read on. Dino-enthusiasts, you will not be disappointed. It was easy to follow for all ages. Our narrator not only introduced the animals, he highlighted their strengths as well as their weaknesses. He had our full attention. It was educational with surprise elements. We didn’t expect to hear about the importance of insects to flowers, … READ MORE

Walking With Dinosaurs Arena Spectacular Downloadable Activity Sheets

On Mother’s Day this year, we took our boys to Discovery Science Center to meet a life-sized Baby T-Rex from Walking With Dinosaurs – The Arena Spectacular. While we waited for the presentation to begin, the kids enjoyed running around the Prehistoric Plaza located toward the back of the center where they explored fossil digs. At Dino Quest: Kids can go on a fun and educational scavenger hunt at Discovery Cube Orange County. Jere Lipps, Director of the John D. Cooper Archaeological and Paleontological Center, came out to introduce himself. We learned that there were not too many Orange County dinosaurs, but there were findings. We’re about to see a … READ MORE

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