Sneaky Spinach Book by Alexis Schulze of Nekter Juice Bar

Alexis Schulze, co-founder of NEKTER JUICE BAR, debuted her first children’s book called Sneaky Spinach. It is a story about a boy named Nick who loves junk food and refuses to eat his veggies. The spinach leaves found a clever way to slowly sneak into his morning smoothie. He never saw them and would drink the whole thing. It later gave him super powers. The book encourages children to make healthier choices for energy over eating junk leaving us sluggish and slow. It also includes a super easy smoothie recipe you can try at home. I went to her book signing at South Coast Plaza last month. As she read … READ MORE >>

BOOK REVIEW/GIVEAWAY: The Unofficial Guide to Disneyland 2015 | @theUGSeries

Disneyland is “The Happiest Place on Earth”, but when it comes to standing in long lines and lack of planning, it could leave everyone grumpy. What if a resource existed that could help us navigate the park as well as provide the best tips, show us how to take efficient routes, where to stay, how to save money and more? Let me introduce you to The Unofficial Guide to Disneyland 2015 by Bob Sehlinger, Seth Kubersky, and Len Testa. (We received a copy to review and also one to give away to one lucky reader.) The guide has everything you can imagine: Price comparisons for admissions and discounts, Timing your … READ MORE >>

What’s New with DK Eyewitness Travel Guides | @DK_Travel

International travel to an unknown country or city can be scary, but with proper research and preparation, it can be one of the most enjoyable experiences that could last a lifetime. We can’t all afford vacation packages or tour guides. Thank goodness we have the power of the internet to look up itineraries, maps, attractions, dining, reviews, and travel tips as a general guide. It could take hours, days, weeks, or even months of research to map out our trip, but who needs all that paperwork when you travel? We recommend investing in at least one travel guide book or vacation planner such as a DK Eyewitness Travel Guide so … READ MORE >>

McDonald’s Limited-Edition Happy Meal Books and Free E-Books | @McDonalds

In support of National Family Literacy Day, McDonald’s invites families across the Southland to celebrate the joy of reading with the launch of a new Happy Meal Books promotion. Starting Nov. 1 – Nov. 14, local McDonald’s restaurants will offer books in print for Happy Meal customers. FREE E-BOOKS: McDonald’s has partnered with DK Publishing, an award winning global publisher for educational and entertaining content, is giving families anytime access to reading with a new interactive digital book each month through the end of 2014. The free interactive e-books will be available on McPlay, McDonald’s Happy Meal App, and will allow kids to read, discover and explore exciting new worlds. … READ MORE >>