Back to School with Phineas and Ferb: Mission Marvel Celebration July 27th @ChildrensPlace Farmers Market #LosAngeles

On Saturday, July 27th from 12pm to 2pm, join The Children’s PLACE at the L.A. Farmers Market to celebrate the upcoming August 16 premiere of Disney Channel’s Phineas and Ferb: Mission Marvel. Now, this fun new movie transports fan-favorite Marvel Super Heroes—Iron Man, Hulk, Spider-Man, and Thor—to Danville, hometown of the beloved stepbrothers, Phineas and Ferb. The first 50 attendees to arrive on Saturday will have the opportunity to meet the show’s creators, Dan Povenmire and Jeff “Swampy” Marsh, and take home a one-of-a-kind hand drawn illustration. All guests will be treated to an energetic Radio Disney sponsored dance party, and will get to meet Phineas, Ferb and Perry the … READ MORE >>

Check Out the #Endeavour @CAScienceCenter (IMAX Theater Tix Giveaway ends 6/30)

We recently visited the Endeavour Space Shuttle at the California Science Center. It was amazing. Did you know that admissions to the California Science Center is Free?? I didn’t, but now you do. All you do is pay for parking, and if you want to see an IMAX movie, a special traveling exhibit, or ride an attraction, that’s extra. TIP: Even though seeing the Endeavour Exhibit is FREE, you’ll want to reserve your “timed ticket” online before you go. Follow along as I highlight some of my findings. Prepare to be amazed. THE ENDEAVOUR EXPERIENCE Suggested: Start your experience with Endeavour: The California Story, an introduction to Endeavour. 1. Endeavour: … READ MORE >>

NEW Giant Lever Exhibit @CAScienceCenter #TundraEndeavour | @ToyotaTundra

Last week we were invited to a “Tundra Endeavour” event to check out the unveiling of the NEW Giant Lever Exhibit which features the actual Tundra that towed Space Shuttle Endeavour through the streets of Los Angeles. We also got to meet and take pictures with Former NASA Astronaut Garrett Reisman (who flew aboard the Endeavour and rode in the Tundra at the time of the Endeavour Tow). Toyota’s Commitment to Science and CA Science Center: Toyota has a 20-year partnership with the California Science Center in support of science learning for everyone through educational programs and world-class exhibits like Space Shuttle Endeavour. Last year during the tow, Toyota did … READ MORE >>

A Dining Experience at Roy’s #SanDiego @RoysRoy

At this point, we’re still in San Diego rushing to make it to our dinner at Roy’s Restaurant. It’s a waterfront dining experience, but since we got there too late, it was already too dark to really enjoy it. Bummer. The nice thing about entertaining out-of-town guests is sometimes they get you try new things you wouldn’t normally even think to try. My sister-in-law loved her dining experience at The Original Roy’s in Hawaii and so we all tagged along for dinner while she rekindled her cravings for a famous Roy’s Melting Hot Chocolate Soufflé. Roy’s Restaurant – San Diego, CA (c) Let’s Play OC! Here’s our first course: Appetizers … READ MORE >>

Happy Lunar New Year!

Lunar New Year this year falls on Sunday, February 10, 2013. In the Chinese Zodiac, it’s now the Year of the Snake! Festivities always start the weekend it is closest to. (c) Here are the different ways to say Happy New Year: “Xin Nian Kuai Le,” in Mandarin. “Gong Hei Fard Choy,” in Cantonese. “Chúc Mừng Năm Mới,” in Vietnamese. (c) Dang Ho Where the Festivals are: Orange County Little Saigon Friday-Sunday, February 8-10, 2013 Garden Grove’s Annual Tet Festival Garden Grove Park 9301 Westminster Ave Garden Grove, CA Friday 3pm-10pm Saturday 10am-10pm Sunday 10am-9pm Located in the heart of Little Saigon in Orange County, California. “The Tet … READ MORE >>