As a Mom, it is hard to think of myself when there is so much that needs to be done, but I do believe making time for myself to recharge is important. I am looking forward to summer break when I don’t have to wake up at 6:30 am to nag my kids to get ready for school, no more homework tears, and let’s not mention occasional road rage during school drop-off and pick-up lines. I do get a lot done in the morning when I am by myself – running errands and sometimes I get to meet friends for coffee or a hike. What a treat! (We are going to have fun this summer too. I am currently working on a bucket list to do with the children this summer.) But first, let me tell you about one of the mornings when the children were in school. I met with blogger friends to try Facialworks Facial Bar in Newport Beach. I have tried them once before at another event and really enjoyed it.
The girls and I love tea parties. There’s something special about catching up over yummy tea sandwiches, pastries, and hot tea. It can be as fancy and girlie as we want, or it can also be comfortable and casual. As a Fox Home Ent Insider, we received a fun Valentine’s package to help us this time which included “The Best of Me” in Blu-ray, a Teavana Perfectea Maker, Teavana’s limited edition “First Blush Tea”, a tin of Rock Sugar, themed mason jar mugs, and candles. Sample Tea Party Menu We served a simple menu which included a variety of tea sandwiches (cucumber, chicken salad, egg salad), and heart shaped cookies. … READ MORE >>
All opinions are our own. If you’re a fan of Tupperware, you’re going to love this! The hilarious Dixie’s Tupperware Party is coming to the Segerstrom Center for the Arts for a limited engagement from December 9, 2014 through January 4, 2015! “Not your grandmother’s Tupperware party!” — NBC Today Show Segerstrom Center – Dixie Longate in Dixie’s Tupperware Party – Photo by Bradford Rogne “Dixie’s Tupperware Party stars Dixie Longate as the fast-talking Tupperware lady who has packed up her catalogues and left her children in an Alabama trailer park to journey across America. Critics and audiences have howled with laughter as Longate throws a good old fashioned Tupperware … READ MORE >>
Last October, we took a road trip to the Central Coast of California to Holman Ranch Vineyards in Carmel Valley, California to attend a media tour. Located about 12 miles inland from the Pacific Coast, it was an easy drive over from the City of Carmel (you can also get there from Monterey or US-101). Once you arrive to Carmel Valley, you will have access to various winery tasting rooms from different vineyards within close proximity from each other. It is a really cute town and a great option for wine tasting! Wedding Venue The estate is best known as a wedding venue with a stunning picturesque backdrop of the … READ MORE >>
Disclosure: My sister and I love Hello Kitty! All opinions are our own. It’s finally here! We were so excited to attend Media Preview Night for their first ever official global Hello Kitty convention – Hello Kitty Con! Fans from all over the world came to celebrate their favorite friend – Hello Kitty. Hello Kitty Con was created to celebrate her 40th anniversary and was held at The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA (Museum of Contemporary Art) in J-Town located in Downtown Los Angeles! It’s here through November 2nd, but oh no – it’s completely sold out! If you were lucky and scored tickets, here are some things that you need … READ MORE >>