Living in Southern California, and literally less than 10 minutes from Knott’s Berry Farm, we tend to visit a lot. If you’re a local like we are, then I feel like having Season Passes are well worth it. We certainly have created some special memories with Snoopy and his buddies and absolutely LOVE Knott’s! Here are our top 5:
#1 – Spending Time With Grandparents AND Santa: The Grandparents loved having the opportunity to spend some “family fun time” with the kiddos, especially taking this adorable photos with Santa!
Any Barbie fans in the house? If you don’t have any plans this weekend, you are invited to celebrate Barbie’s 55th Birthday at Farrell’s Ice Cream Parlour!
Farrell’s Ice Cream Parlour will be celebrating Barbie’s 55th birthday this Sunday, March 9. Join Barbie and Ken from 10am to 11am at your local Farrell’s Ice Cream Parlour. Continue reading
Is shopping a chore, especially with your little ones in tow? Venture to Pretend City during March to teach them how to help you shop at a grocery store.
This month, grown-ups and children will learn about all the fun things that happen behind the scenes in a grocery store during the month of March at Pretend City Children’s Museum’s Grocery Store! What a great way to teach children about healthy produce, dairy and more. Continue reading
Isn’t it more fun shopping with friends? I certainly love wandering my favorite store with a buddy, chatting about the latest finds and trinkets for the home. Ikea is encouraging you to join in on the fun at their Third Annual “BYOFDay” – Bring Your Own Friend Day at Ikea.
On March 8, 2014, Bring your own friends day at IKEA, a national* in-store event that offers IKEA fans and their friends a special shopping experience. Shoppers will enjoy deals, in-store activities, raffle prizes and drawings and all kids of fun that comes with shopping with your pals. The day is designed as a special reward for IKEA loyalists and their friends. Continue reading
I was recently given the opportunity to do a review on a beautiful book called Curious Critters 2. Award-winning author and photographer, David FitzSimmons, showcases his unique approach to animal portraits.
Instead of finding animals in exotic locations, David photographed common animals—many found in your own backyard. He placed them against plain, white backgrounds, producing detailed close-up images that are simply incredible. Continue reading
Have you heard? Farrell’s Ice Cream Parlour is back and has now landed in Buena Park, CA.
As a kid, I can recall the Farrell’s Tradition, celebrating many birthdays with friends and family, enjoying Sundays, Pig’s Troughs and more. Naturally, I’m giddy that they are back, and literally down the street! I can continue the tradition with my children.
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Have you seen Freebirds yet? Owen, Wilson, Woody Harrelson and Amy Poehler team up for a hilarious animated adventure about two turkeys from opposite sides of the tracks who travel back in time in order to keep their species off the Thanksgiving menu.
In honor of the February DVD release, we had a family pizza viewing party. Continue reading
Over the weekend while keeping my eye on my sick baby girl, I happened to catch an interesting show about a comedian ventriliquist. Typically I would just change the channel, but have you ever heard of Jeff Dunham? He and his cast of characters are hilarious!
Fans of DreamWorks Animation’s How to Train Your Dragon will be pumped because as of March 25th, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment releases on DVD the first part of the award-winning top-rated TV series, DreamWorks DRAGONS DEFENDERS OF BERK.
March 25 kicks off the franchise’s “Year of the Dragon” which will continue with the highly anticipated film sequel arriving in theaters this June 13th as well as Dragon game apps, books and other fan experiences releasing throughout the year. Continue reading
Last weekend we were so pumped about taking the kids to their first concert, The Fresh Beat Band and we were singing and chair dancing the whole time!
The Fresh Beat Band is a show that gets preschoolers singing and dancing along with the “Fresh Beats”: Kiki, Marina, Twist and Shout. Attending music school, the Fresh Beats teaches us about music appreciation through original pop songs and fun choreographed numbers. Continue reading