Featured SoCal Events and Services

Sea Scare at Cabrillo Marine Aquarium Cabrillo Marine Aquarium’s 9th Annual Halloween Event, “SEA SCARE.”

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      San Pedro’s Best Family Halloween Party is back! Cabrillo Marine Aquarium’s annual ocean themed Halloween bash, “SEA SCARE” is washing ashore on Saturday, October 25, 2014 from 6 to 9 p.m. See the Aquarium in a different light as it is transformed into an underwater world of chills, thrills and gills. Come in costume and join in the masquerade of ghouls and goblins, trick-or-treat … [Read More...]

Scarium of the Pacific at the Aquarium Don’t miss this wonderful family event at the Aquarium. Giveaway Opportunity!


SCARIUM OF THE PACIFIC: SPOOKTACULAR HALLOWEEN FUN FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY Discover creepy creatures and enjoy magic shows, costume contests, and face painting at the Aquarium, where there’s more fun than fright   WHAT:            Swim into the dark depths of the Aquarium, where there’s more fun than fright! Discover the eerie creatures lurking in the depths at the Aquarium’s 15th annual … [Read More...]

The Happiest Place on Earth Shows a Spooky Disney Side! Disneyland Resort Celebrates Halloween Time!


Halloween Time at the Disneyland Resort is a one-of-a-kind celebration of chilling, family friendly fun. From Friday, Sept. 12, through Friday, Oct. 31, guests will explore their spooky Disney Side with special Halloween transformations of Haunted Mansion and Space Mountain; encounter Disney villains conjured by a magic cauldron; dance to the Mad T Party band and meet Mickey Mouse and his friends … [Read More...]

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SoCal City Kids News


The Shops at Mission Viejo and Brea Mall will offer Orange County-area children a safe place to take part in Halloween activities as the Simon Kidgits Club® presents its annual Halloween event at both locations.   The Shops at Mission Viejo: The Kidigits Halloween Spooktacular! event will take place on Saturday, October 25 from 10 a.m. to noon on the upper level, near the Play Area. The … [Read More...]

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PressThePresident.com Announces First Ever Politically Inspired Halloween Contest Submit Photos or Videos of You Acting as Your Favorite Politician or Political Issue and Win Up to $300.00 in Cash Prizes!

(Pollution costume) With Halloween and Election Day just around the corner, PressThePresident.comwants you to get in the spirit by submitting photos or videos of yourself dressed as your favorite politician or political issue. Every year, hundreds of thousands of Americans celebrate these holidays with costumes and parties and now you have a chance to be rewarded for your creative … [Read More...]


10 Days Until Halloween ComicFest! Get Free Comic Books During Halloween ComicFest!

Comic and pop-culture fans are encouraged to visit their local comic shop on Saturday, October 25th for free comics and participate in Halloween activities, shopping and fun! In 10 days, participating comic shops across the US, Canada and internationally will hand out free comics to anyone who comes into their shop to celebrate the second biggest free comic book event of the year- Halloween … [Read More...]

Proper or Not? Sweepstakes

Texting during dinner, barely there bikini selfies and a facebook status longer than the last book you read – proper… or not?   Who’s writing the social rules these days anyway? In a time where dating can all take place on an app and our smart phones are glued to our hands, how do we know what’s appropriate and what’s crossing the line? That’s where YOU come in. We want to know where … [Read More...]

Featured Products

Ozeri OW05A Prestige Electric Wine Bottle Opener with Aerating Pourer and Foil Cutter by Ozeri! Makes a great gift for Wine Lovers!


The best thing about the Ozeri Electric Wine Opener is that it is so easy to use! I have tried other Wine Bottle Openers in the past and they seemed to be a lot more difficult! This one really is so simple! I mean there really is only 4 very simple steps (like the box shows). You use the included foil cutter to remove the seal, then use a simple push-down button to remove the cork and a simple … [Read More...]

ciao! baby! The Portable High Chair A Way to keep babies and toddlers for meals on-the-go and great for Holidays ahead as they have their ‘special chair’ that no one can claim at the dinner table.

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ciao! baby The Portable High Chair offers a mealtime solution anywhere you go for little ones 3 months to 3 years old!  Take away the worries of "where or where" will we set up the baby for the Thanksgiving feast and leave the extra chairs open for your guests. The Portable High Chair is perfect to have ready to go at your own home, on-the-go in your car and keep one at the Grandparents house too. … [Read More...]

Halloween Costumes from Buycostumes.com


    Halloween is almost here! If you are still looking for the perfect costume...Buycostumes.com has you covered! My son wants to be an Astronaut and we received  the coolest Astronaut Costume and also a NASA Astronaut Backpack. My son can't wait to be an Astronaut this Halloween! Stay tuned! I will be posting photos closer to Halloween! He really likes that it is the orange jumpsuit and comes … [Read More...]

Master Lock Helps Consumers Prepare for Severe Weather Company Offers Tips for Keeping People and Possessions Safe and Secure During Stormy Seasons

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North America is home to thousands of severe weather situations every year -- from thunderstorms to tornados and wildfires to hurricanes. Since many of these storms strike without much warning, Master Lock encourages consumers to prepare now to ensure their families and belongings stay safe during even the most tumultuous events. "Storms can be devastating no matter what," said Rebecca Smith of … [Read More...]

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Brand-New Chuggington Characters Make their DVD Debut in Dynamic Release from Anchor Bay Entertainment – October 14, 2014 Release Includes Great Bonuses for Chuggington Fans: Double-Sided Four-Color Poster, Music Video and More


We’re talking big-time adventure. The strongest and most dependable construction crew in Chuggington is ‘Ready To Build’ in the newest “Chuggington™” DVD from Anchor Bay Entertainment. A brand-new collection of five fast-paced adventures – including the extended new special slated to premiere on Disney Junior this fall, “Chuggineers Ready To Build” will make tracks to retail nationwide, October … [Read More...]

Brand-New ‘TICKETY TOC’ DVD, ‘CHRISTMAS PRESENT TIME,’ To Deliver Festive Adventures For The Whole Family! Seasonal Fun from Hit Nick Jr. ® TV Series Comes Home for the Holidays in Newest Release from Anchor Bay Entertainment – October 14, 2014

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Preschoolers and families nationwide are in store for the most “tick tocktastic” season yet when “Christmas Present Time,” the latest title in the hit Tickety Toc DVD series from Anchor Bay Entertainment, lands under the tree! The special compilation of five funny and festive episodes, featuring all the winter-themed fun and holiday hijinks from the popular Nick Jr.® TV show, will debut on DVD on … [Read More...]

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with Maya & Miguel on iTunes! Pioneering Series from Scholastic, Maya & Miguel, Celebrates 10th Anniversary With iTunes Debut!


"¡Feliz cumpleaños!" To celebrate its exciting 10th anniversary milestone, Scholastic Media’s award-winning TV series, Maya & Miguel™, makes its debut on iTunes – just in time for National Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15-October 15). For the very first time, all 65 episodes of the energetic animated adventures of 10-year-old twins Maya and Miguel Santos are now available for download on … [Read More...]

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Media Reviews

KID SHERIFF AND THE TERRIBLE TOADS By Bob Shea, illustrated by Lane Smith


It’s an Old West tale about a second grade sheriff who rides into the town of Dry Gulch on a tortoise to save the locals from the bandits that call themselves The Toads. But, these aren't your average Toads and Ryan the Second Grade Sheriff isn't your average Sheriff! A fun story for young children with fun illustrations! It's silly and will have you laughing from the beginning to ending. … [Read More...]

Griffin the Dragon and How to Tame a Bully by Ken Mask and Illustrated by Simmie Williams Dragon’s Colorful Adventure Story Teaches Kids About How to Tame a Bully


Griffin the Dragon and How to Tame a Bully is the third book in the creative high-spirited Griffin the Dragon series.   Griffin, a large purple and green, surprisingly sensible and level-headed dragon is out on the playground with this friends having fun. This is a wonderful book to teach kids how to deal with bullies. I found it a fun book to read and a book with an important … [Read More...]

Messy Beautiful Love: Hope and Redemption for Today’s Marriages by Darlene Schacht


Time-Warp Wife, Darlene Schacht, delivers an incredible testimony that offers hope for today's marriages in Messy Beautiful Love- Hope and Redemption for Real-Life Marriages. Love gets messy. Financial problems, sickness, aging parents, a chronically unhappy spouse... trials will inevitably come that threaten your marriage. No matter how long you've been together or how strong your relationship … [Read More...]

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Beauty and Fashion Corner

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Avon Products that give back this month! Pink Ribbon Collection (Breast Cancer) and Empowerment Collection (Domestic Violence)

BREAST CANCER PRODUCTS: Product Product Details Avon ANEW Vitale Day Cream Price: $28 ($5 is donated to the Avon Breast Cancer Crusade) Helps strengthen skin to fight the signs of aging Contains SPF 25 Targets essential multi-functional protein, SP1, for delivery of skin nutrients Powered by ProEnergy Complex to offset the negative impacts of loss of … [Read More...]



THINK: The hottest shades for Halloween!   WHAT IT IS:  Everything you need to be Queen of the Night. This Halloween, turn up the drama with the new Midnight Beauty collection from NYC New York Color. From sultry eyes to shimmering nails, this collection is full of vivid colors you’ll want to sink your teeth into at a price that won’t take a bite out of your wallet.  With sky-high volume … [Read More...]


Hyaluronic Acid Serum For Skin by VoilaVe

I have not tried any other Hyaluronic Acid Serums so I honestly did not know what to expect. I do like that it isn't sticky and it easily absorbs into my skin. I like to use it with my typical skincare routine in the evening. It is slightly thicker than I expected but it is not greasy so I don't mind it being thicker than I expected it to be. I also like that it does not have any unnecessary … [Read More...]


ORGANIC Rosehip Oil by VoilaVe A Beauty Must-Have!

I am new to using Roehip Oil but I really like how this product leaves my skin feeling softer. I am trying it out on the fine lines on my face. I just started using it this past week so there isn't much of a difference yet but I am truly optimistic and hopeful. You only need to use a little at a time and it doesn't feel heavy or greasy on my face. I also love that it can be used in the bath but I … [Read More...]