We’re so lucky there are lots of fun pumpkin patches around Orange County to enjoy this time of year. I want to add another to that list – Pumpkin City’s Pumpkin Farm at Laguna Hills Mall. They started out as a pick-up load of pumpkins in 1978 and has grown to what it is today – a destination to celebrate the season! There are several rides for children, a petting zoo, pony rides, game booths, lots of photo ops, pumpkins and more! Admission is free as well as parking, and, on the weekends, there is a puppet show. The area is enclosed with one entrance and one exit. We were there mostly during the day with an abundance of natural lighting, but in the evening, it is also well lit and lively. We were also invited to experience their Fundraiser Wristband Passes which included unlimited rides and petting zoo on select school fundraiser nights. More on this below!
It’s never too early to think about Summer Camps or what the children will do this summer. Where are the children’s interests? What are their strengths and weaknesses? At Galileo Camp, they will teach Campers how to create without the fear of making mistakes. They believe that making mistakes lead to more learning opportunities and children shouldn’t be afraid to make them. I couldn’t agree more. Mistakes are Marvelous Doing homework can be a real struggle at times. My kids are easily distracted, unmotivated, or they make careless mistakes and don’t want to fix them. It makes us all frustrated when it takes too long, and dread homework time. Fortunately … READ MORE >>