HGTV’s SantaHQ Lakewood Center SantaPAWS Nights

This is a sponsored post. Grandparents are in town! Last Monday I took the family to HGTV Presents Santa HQ at the LAKEWOOD CENTER to see Santa, and it was also SANTA PAWS night. This year for SANTA PAWS, Lakewood Center partnered up with a local adoption store, Found Animals Adopt & Shop. You can bring your favorite pup or cat for photos with Santa or you can stop by the Found Animals table to learn more about the animals looking for good homes from the volunteers. I thought the pictures turned out really good and digital downloads are a great option if you want to access all your photos … READ MORE >>

Caring Santa for Special Needs at Simon Malls on Sunday, Dec. 8th! | @ShopWestminster @ShopsMV #CaringSanta

Caring Santa will be at Simon Malls on Sunday, Dec 8th nationwide! Caring Santa is an opportunity for children with special needs and their families to enjoy a photo session with Santa. Extra care has been taken to support the sensory, physical and other developmental needs of children so they can enjoy this wonderful holiday tradition. The program is owned by Simon Property Group, and is implemented with input from

Experience Santa’s Wonderland in SoCal (Plus a GIVEAWAY)

We were invited to experience SoCal’s newest holiday attraction: Santa’s Wonderland. Tickets include a two hour experience and lots of rooms to explore. I want to share with you our favorites. Letters to SANTA Kids can write letters to SANTA in this mailroom. An ELF is there to help. There’s also a mail drop box. How cute! Write Letters to SANTA Mail Room @Santa’s Wonderland/(c) Let’s Play OC Are you on SANTA’s Naughty or Nice List? If you’re not sure, an ELF will check to see if you’re naughty or nice. Lots of Photo Opps Photos with SANTA (and Elves) Our admissions included a FREE 4×6 photo with SANTA. Super … READ MORE >>

ICE AGE: Continental Drift is coming to Blu-ray/DVD December 11th!!

Yesterday, December 6th, I attended a Family Media event in honor of the holiday release of ICE AGE: Continental Drift on Blu-ray/DVD at the ICE AGE ICE PALACE at the Beverly Center in Los Angeles. My kids are HUGE ICE AGE Fans! ICE AGE ICE PALACE at Taubman Shopping Centers/ (c)Taubman/Fox Home Entertainment Visitors to the ICE AGE ICE PALACE will enjoy footage from the movie debuting on Blu-ray and DVD December 11th! You can watch a clip of it here. National Signing Santa Day Yesterday was National Signing Santa Day at Taubman Malls! Children that were deaf or hard-of-hearing were invited to come visit SANTA nationwide at the ICE … READ MORE >>