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CHILDREN’S ALBUM GRAMMY® Nominees Perform at Lucky Strike in Hollywood on Saturday, February 13 All five nominees perform a public show for families; ticket proceeds benefit music in the schools! Giveaway Opportunity!
The Children’s Recording Arts Alliance announces the seventh annual charity benefit performance featuring all five of this year’s children's album GRAMMY® Award nominees. This year’s public concert at Lucky Strike Live in Hollywood, CA, will be held on Saturday, February 13,2016 at 11 am to 12 noon. All ticket sales benefit the Symphonic Jazz Orchestra’s music in the schools program. SiriusXM … [Read More...]
A Visit to the Burke Williams Day Spa is the perfect Valentine’s Day Gift! Special Valentine's Day Giveaway Opportunity!
If you ask me what the perfect Valentine's Day Gift would be..what would I say? I definitely would say a visit to the Spa! Let me rephrase that...not any Spa..it would have to be a visit to a Burke Williams Day Spa. I recently had the opportunity to visit the Burke Williams Torrance location to check out the Spa services and also receive a Nourishing Facial. It was one of the best facials I … [Read More...]
Looking for a fun place to eat? Rubio's is this month't top choice! I love the seafood burritos and the Chicken Tortilla Soup is back on the menu for a limited time. The Chicken Tortilla Soup is back by popular demand, thanks to the thousands of Rubio’s fans that requested its return to the menu. The savory combination of grilled chicken, citrus rice and chicken broth is topped with … [Read More...]
Universal Studios Hollywood Celebrates Lunar New Year from January 30 – February 14 featuring Special “Year of the Monkey” Festivities, Asian-Inspired Food, and a Mandarin-Speaking MEGATRON Character from the Park’s “Transformers: The Ride-3D” Thrill Ride Special Shenzhen Performances Will Take Place on Saturday, February 13
Universal Studios Hollywood marks Lunar New Year and the “Year of the Monkey” with a traditional celebratory event featuring Shenzhen performances, Asian-inspired food, thematic décor and a special Mandarin-speaking MEGATRON character from the park’s popular thrill ride, “Transformers™: The Ride-3D.” The special Lunar New Year celebration begins on Saturday, January 30 and continues through … [Read More...]
SoCal City Kids News
Universal Studios Hollywood Introduces EZ Rez, an Innovative, Easy-to-Use Online Ticket Reservation System Designed to Deliver Top Tier Consumer Benefits
For the first time ever, Universal Studios Hollywood is introducing EZ Rez™, an innovative, easy-to-use online ticket purchasing system featuring an array of new consumer benefits designed to enhance visits to The Entertainment Capital of L.A. as the world-class destination continues its unparalleled investment in an ambitious epic transformation. In addition to affording guests the unique … [Read More...]
The GRAMMY Museum® and Queens Museum To Celebrate the Ramones’ 40th Anniversary With A New Two-Part Exhibition Hey! Ho! Let's Go: Ramones and the Birth of Punk Debuts April 10, 2016 at Queens Museum in New York and in Los Angeles at the GRAMMY Museum on Sept. 16, 2016
The GRAMMY Museum® in Los Angeles and the Queens Museum in New York have announced they are partnering to present an unprecedented two-part exhibition celebrating the lasting influence of punk rock progenitors the Ramones. Hey! Ho! Let's Go: Ramones and the Birth of Punk will open on April 10, 2016, at the Queens Museum in New York. It then moves to Los Angeles on Sept. 16, 2016, where the second … [Read More...]
Ollies Blocks is launching its line of unique wooden building blocks for kids. The tactile blocks interlock to allow children to create various objects and explore their creativity while playing with eco-friendly products with a nostalgic design. They encourage imagination and spatial recognition by using three of the four types of child learning; visual, tactile, and kinesthetic. Check it … [Read More...]
GRAMMY Museum To Honor Lady Gaga At 2016 Jane Ortner Education Award Luncheon Annual Luncheon Benefitting the Museum's Jane Ortner Education Award Program, Which Encourages Teachers To Utilize Music As A Tool to Enhance the Academic Experience, Will be Held Monday, April 4, 2016
Six-time GRAMMY® Award winner Lady Gaga will be the recipient of the Jane Ortner Artist Award at the GRAMMY Museum®'s 2016 Jane Ortner Education Award Luncheon on April 4, 2016 at Ron Burkle's Green Acres home in Beverly Hills, Calif. The Artist Award honors a performer who has demonstrated passion and dedication to education through the arts. The recipient of this year's Jane Ortner Education … [Read More...]
Rancho Los Cerritos 2016 Lecture Series “The Bixbys in Southern California: Legacy of a Pioneering Family”
In honor of the 150th anniversary of the Bixby family’s arrival in Southern California, Rancho Los Cerritos Historic Site’s 2016 lecture series will focus on the contributions of these Long Beach pioneers. The series will take place on Saturday mornings, 10am-11:30am, in the Rancho’s Sunporch. Seating is limited so advance reservations are requested. Admission will be $7 per person ($5/students … [Read More...]
Did you know that February is National Bake for Family Fun Month? Here are five simple recipes from Country Crock ― perfect for Mardi Gras and Valentine’s Day celebrations ― that families can bake together! Mardi Gras ― Bring the celebration to your kitchen by getting the whole family involved in making a traditional Three Kings Cake. It’s a great way to kick off this week-long … [Read More...]
Shakeology has a new flavor this year! Café Latte! Shakeology is a premium superfood shake containing healthy ingredients including super-proteins, super-fruits, super-greens, antioxidants, adaptogen herbs, pre and pro-biotics, and digestive enzymes. The amazing benefits come from herbs, roots, fruits, and vegetables that range from the commonly known, like pomegranate and blueberry, to the … [Read More...]
It's that time of the year that I am more likely to make more soup and eat more soup! So, the 2 Altarmoss Nessie Soup Ladle - Set Of 2 Spoons have become one of my favorite products in the Kitchen! They are made from 100% food grade nylon and I love that they are pretty heat resistant and super easy to clean! They are safe to clean in the dishwasher but not safe for microwave use. They slightly … [Read More...]
Looking for some great snack food items for the Big Game Day? Whole Foods market has your covered! I recently went shopping there and found great appetizers, chips and a really delicious guacamole with Kale! But, here are also a few recipes from our friends at Whole Foods Market that I am excited to make this weekend! Recipe credit: Megan Myers. Buffalo Cauliflower Bites Recipe I … [Read More...]
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We are very excited to share with you an awesome "Be Mine" Valentine's Day Giveaway sponsored by Mommy Scene and filled with lots of amazing natural products and fun stuff for families! You won't want to miss this giveaway! It's packed with so many wonderful prizes! Be Mine Gift Set Bun Maternity Classic Black Cozy Nursing Hoodie + Cozy Nursing Tee Wythe and Berry Organic Vegan Creams - … [Read More...]
I love beautiful puzzles and I love walks at the beach especially seeing the Marina at sunset time. So, when I saw this puzzle from Hallmark titled Marina Dreams...I was more than thrilled to be able to feature. It's a nice size puzzle of 1000 pieces and it's simply beautiful! I like that the pieces are sturdy and I can't wait to put this one together this Winter with my son. It is the perfect … [Read More...]
Michael Phillip Cash has a new book: “The History Major” Giveaway Opportunity that you don't want to miss!
Don't miss this giveaway! Michael Phillip Cash is one of my favorite authors! Michael Phillip Cash is at it again with his newest novella and 12th book, The History Major. Michael Phillip Cash is an award-winning screenwriter and novelist. He's written the best-selling Brood X, Stillwell, The Flip, The After House, The Hanging Tree, Witches Protection Program, Pokergeist, Monsterland … [Read More...]
Certainly, one of the most pressing questions for today’s parents is how much “screen time” to allow and the reality is that mobile devices are everywhere. Over 75% of kids have access to a “smart” mobile device at home -- causing an untold amount of parental worry about what constitutes the “right” amount of screentime. There is no “right” amount of screen time, nor is the … [Read More...]