Dad Tips: Navigating the Easter Eggstravaganza @IrvineParkRR #IrvineParkRailroad

Disclosure: We were invited to attend a media preview. All opinions are our own. We love Irvine Park Railroad‘s annual Pumpkin Patch and have been going since our youngest son was 5 months old. We just recently discovered they also host other holiday activities like this Easter Eggstravaganza thanks to Mary. TRAIN RIDES One of the biggest hits at the park is their train ride. My kids’ two favorite rides at Irvine Park Railroad is the train and the pony ride. Since there was a short line for the train, we took full advantage and jumped on the train first. All passengers over 12 months must have a ticket to … READ MORE >>

How to Save Money for Easter (Next Year)

Easter is over but who says you can’t take advantage of the deals for next year? Yesterday I was at Target and everything was 50%. Here’s my tip to you: always shop the “after” holiday clearance sales! These were $1 each! I don’t mean the candy of course, but for Easter, I recommend picking up two or three boxes of the dye kits, dyeing cups if you don’t already have them, and plastic Easter eggs which are now $1 each. At some point they will mark them down again to 75% but by then it might sell out so why chance it?Other stores I recommend are Walmart, Michaels (for the … READ MORE >>

An Eggstravaganza Play Date Adventure at Irvine Park Railroad | @IrvineParkRR #EggHunt

Egg Hunting Season have begun everywhere and so we met with friends for an egg hunting play date last week at Irvine Park Railroad. Here are some of the highlights… Face Painting – 2 Tickets This is the first time my son let anyone do this! Super excited. Bounce House – 1 Ticket for 10 minute jump If your child has trouble transitioning, talk to the attendant – they are really understanding and will cut you some slack. I won a pony ride in one of the eggs! Woohoo! Cookie Decorating – 1 Ticket per cookie Train Rides – 1 Ticket per Person This is now a tradition for us. … READ MORE >>

2013 Easter Eggstravaganza @IrvineParkRR #Giveaway ends 3/10/13

Looking for a fun tradition to start with your munchkins? Next month kicks off Easter Egg Hunting Season at the Irvine Park Railroad. This is fun for the whole family or a fun play date. Grab an Easter basket and let the Egg Hunt begin! It’s not just for rabbits. (c) Irvine Park Railroad (c) Irvine Park Railroad Activities include: Easter Egg Hunts by age group – 1 ticket per child Picture with the Easter Bunny – $10 Train Rides – 1 ticket per person Facepainting – 2 tickets per person Moon Bounce – 1 ticket per child Hay Ride – 1 ticket per person Easter Cookie Decorating – 1 … READ MORE >>