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Our visit to the Westin La Paloma Resort and Spa #LaPalomaHoliday

I can’t believe this was a year ago… A few weeks ago, I gave you a sneak peek of the Fire & Ice event taking place at the Westin La Paloma Resort and Spa during the Holiday season.   This past weekend we actually got to experience Fire & Ice for ourselves and loved every […]

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Imagine always have an internet connection on road trips!

One of our favorite things to do as a family is to take roadtrips. In August, we flew to the East Coast to visit my sister-in-law and her family in Washington DC. After that we drove to the coast and up to Fenwick Island DE to meet up with my side of the family. Traveling […]


Halloween at Bellmont Park

I have lived in San Diego for almost ten years and have never been to Bellmont Park! I think there may be some law against that. Well, before I get my California Drivers license revoked I need to get down there and ride The Giant Dipper! Luckily it’s time for Boomont Park, and we have […]


The 2 Day Disney Cruise: Should You Board?

  My husband and I have considered taking Colt on a Disney cruise since he was a toddler. My husband was super excited at the idea. Me? Not so much. I enjoy a good day at Disney, but by the time the fireworks have gone dark I am ready to sprint to my car, Usaine […]


The Omni Bedford Springs Historic Gem!

This article was originally published October 17th, 2013.  Almost a year later my husband and I are still talking about how amazing The Omni Bedford Springs resort is.  We can’t wait to get back there.  I was born in Johnstown PA. Ok, I can see the majority of you asking where that is.  It’s a […]

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San Diego, are you ready for KidsFest? #KidsFestSD

One of my favorite weekends of the year is coming up. San Diego’s KidsFest!  May 17th and 18th, 2014 from 10 am – 5 pm daily, KidsFest and Chloe Nichols Foundation have a weekend of fun planned. Disclosure: I am being compensated to let you all know about this amazing event.  All thoughts are my own […]


Knott’s Season Pass Savings & Season Pass Ticket Contest! #KnottsPass

This post has been sponsored by Knott’s Berry Farm, but our love for roller coaster is our own! Ellie has been a Roller Coaster fan from the moment she was tall enough to ride the Dino Coaster at Legoland.  From that moment she’s been counting the inches until she was tall enough to ride the big […]

2 Days 2 Nights With Kids in San Diego.

Two Nights, Two Days with Kids In San Diego

Whether you live in San Diego and you are visiting, this is a great way to spend two days in San Diego with the little ones. I highly recommend telling them nothing except that you are going on a two day adventure and then surprising them at every turn. Day One: Grab a coffee at […]

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Kids Night on Broadway! Feb 24-Mar 2 in NYC

Have you taken our kids to a broadway show yet? No? Well now is your chance!  In NYC from Feb. 24th thru March 2nd kids can go see a Broadway show for free with an adult.   This is one of those days where I wished I lived in New York City or at least […]


Our Favorite SoCal Amusement Parks Holiday Celebrations

It’s that time of year people!  It’s the Holiday’s and Southern California Amusement Parks are all aglow!  We actually have a few favorites that we feel shouldn’t be missed. LEGOLAND We have had season passes to LEGOLAND from the time Ellie was a year. It’s right in our backyard and we use it as one […]