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Visit Santa, see him SCUBA dive, and enjoy a snow play area and a variety of festivities during the holiday season at the Aquarium of the Pacific
Get into the holiday spirit December 3 through 23, 2016, at the Aquarium Holidays celebration. Aquarium Holidays features a daily Penguin Walk at 10:00 a.m., a display of gingerbread houses, and free daily showings of Sleigh Ride 4D. Snow will fall in the Great Hall, the Aquarium will be decked with festive décor, and the Aquarium’s costumed characters will appear in their holiday … [Read More...]
Santa is all about the experience and this year Lakewood Center has partnered with HGTV to present “Santa HQ.” Families are invited to experience the wonder of Santa’s workshop in the digital age. Exciting interactive technology transforms and customizes the experience. This engaging new version of a visit with Santa uses digital tools to offer an augmented reality environment and a thoroughly … [Read More...]
Dana Point Harbor Welcomes UNDER THE SEA 42ND Annual Boat Parade of Lights With Festive Holiday Activities Dec. 2 – 17
The County of Orange, OC Parks and Dana Point Harbor invite families to deck the halls “Under the Sea” at the 42nd Annual Boat Parade of Lights. Enjoy festive family activities and celebrations by the water’s edge on select dates December 2 – 17. The festivities kick off with Holiday at the Harbor on Dec. 2 followed by Boat Rides with Santa Dec. 3 – 4. The 42nd Annual Boat Parade kicks off on Dec. … [Read More...]
Photo Credit: Jake Fabricius. Forest of Light is an interactive, nighttime experience unlike anything else in Los Angeles, featuring a one-mile walk through 10 distinct lighting displays in some of the most beloved areas of Descanso Gardens. Tickets are timed and must be purchased in advance. You don't want to miss this one! Sounds like a lot of fun this Holiday season! Find out … [Read More...]
SoCal City Kids News
Union Station Unveils New Cocoa Concert Series for the Holidays Iconic Downtown Venue to host Three Free, Family-Friendly Holiday Concerts Under the Stars on the Station’s South Patio Free Hot Chocolate Flowing Each Evening from the Classic “Cocoa Bar”
California Feetwarmers Perform Dec. 16. This Christmas season, Union Station’s majestic south patio will be transformed into a hub of holiday entertainment with three distinctive and diverse “Coco Concerts” from beloved L.A. performers held beneath the glow of the station towering Christmas tree and the iconic clock tower. From 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. on Fridays December 9th, 16th … [Read More...]
Kids can discover a world of wonder with their parents with the Aquarium’s Aquatot and Saturday Family Fun programs
The Aquarium of the Pacific invites parents and their young ones to discover the ocean with the Aquatot program. Children ages two to three accompanied by an adult can interact in a fun and dynamic learning environment at the Aquarium. Make crafts, take a guided tour, and explore the animals in the classroom touch pool in an Aquatots class. These classes are designed for parents and their … [Read More...]
With the holidays being the most traveled months of the year, too often we find ourselves waiting in airports due to flight delays, or finding it difficult to purchase affordable tickets for last minute travel plans. megabus.com is the perfect option when deciding how to travel in upcoming months to avoid all the typical setbacks of holiday travel. If you decide on bus travel for the holidays, … [Read More...]
At the young age of four, Jonas Corona was inspired and driven to help people. After visiting Skid Row with his mother to feed the homeless, he decided that he wanted to do more. With the help from his mother, Renee Corona, Jonas founded the nonprofit organization Love in the Mirror, which provides disadvantaged youth and their families with basic necessities such as food, clothing and learning … [Read More...]
DISCOVERY CUBE HOSTS 11th ANNUAL SCIENCE OF GINGERBREAD COMPETITION TO KICK OFF THE HOLIDAY SEASON Science of Gingerbread to Feature Hands-On Activities and Gingerbread House Competition for Educational and Entertaining Family Bonding Starting November 25, 2016, nonprofit Discovery Cube is hosting their annual Science of Gingerbread Exhibit and Competition, through January 1, 2017, at both … [Read More...]
Create personalized Gifts with Shutterfly this Holiday Season! Special Holiday Giveaway Opportunity!
Looking for Christmas Gifts? I love giving gifts that are more personalized! They just seem more special! Personalized photo gifts are my favorite gift to give and Shutterfly is always at the top of my list! I was able to personalize the following great gift suggestions: A Christmas stocking, Pet Bowl, Mug, Magnet, Calendar, Pillow, Blanket, Vase, Travel Mug and Mouse pad. I love all the … [Read More...]
For busy parents on the go, Wee Blessing is a professional children's styling service tailored to your taste, budget, and lifestyle that saves time and money! But, what I found most impressive is the quality of the clothes! I was sent 4 outfits for my son to check out and I have to say that we were impressed! Here are a few of our favorites: I was impressed with the name brands … [Read More...]
Brightly–books for kids of all ages & tips for parents! They also have great gift suggestions this Holiday Season!
I recently learned about a great site for Parents and Kids called Brightly. As a homeschool Mom, I am really excited about this website. Brightly is a resource from Penguin Random House that features book recommendations from all publishers for every age and stage, reading tips, author essays, and more. This is really cool! I really like the following resource: Brightly’s Back to School … [Read More...]
Looking for Reading Glasses that are affordable and stylish? Readers.com is the place to shop! I received a pair called The Dahlia. These are available in 3 color varieties: Rainbow Floral, Black/Pink Floral and Red/Blue Splatter. I chose the Black/Pink Floral and are very happy with the choice. They are comfortable and fit well. These are quite affordable at $14.95. But, Readers.com has a wide … [Read More...]
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It is December and that means that Christmas will soon be here! It is time to send out Holiday and Christmas Cards! Shutterfly is my favorite to-go-to website for cards because they have so many choices and they are also super quick with their shipping! I had the opportunity to receive Christmas cards from Shutterfly and am thrilled with how they came out! I am really thrilled that I do not … [Read More...]
R.M. Palmer has some delicious treats this Holiday Season! I simply can't decide which one is my favorite! The Belgian Milk Chocolate Bullion Bar Gift Box is creamy, delicious premium Belgian milk chocolate wrapped in an elegant gold foil and packed in a gold box. This one is delicious and would make a great gift! It would be a great stocking stuffer or a stand-alone type of gift. It … [Read More...]
Share your IndividualiTEA for a Chance to Win $500 and a Year’s Supply of Tea! Special Giveaway Opportunity!
Tea Council of the USA Launches Photo Sharing Sweepstakes to Celebrate Hot Tea! In honor of the second annual National Hot Tea Day – to be celebrated on January 12, 2017– the Tea Council of the USA is launching the IndividualiTEA Photo Sharing Sweepstakes to give tea lovers across the nation an opportunity to win $500 and a year's supply of tea. Entering is easy…simply share a photo, video or … [Read More...]
New Amazon Original Special, The Snowy Day, Comes to Life on Prime Video! A delightful Book Giveaway Opportunity!
https://youtu.be/-EpJP1ywQIw The Snowy Day, part of Amazon Studios’ original kids holiday programming, is an animated special based on the award-winning book by Ezra Jack Keats. The book, well-known as one of the first picture books to feature an African-American protagonist, has won a host of awards, including the Caldecott medal – one of the highest honors in children’s literature – and was … [Read More...]