Archives for September 2012

3rd Annual Taste of the Pier and Boardwalk

Enjoy a variety of small bites, live music and fun while you tour the pier.   [Read more…]

Six Must Have Gifts from the Avon Foundation for Women Breast Cancer and Domestic Violence Awareness month is October!!


October is Breast Cancer Awareness and Domestic Violence Awareness Month! Check out these must-haves from Avon!            [Read more…]

This Halloween Season the Queen Mary’s Dark Harbor

The Iconic Ship Introduces a New Maze and New Spirits Inspired by the Real-Life Hauntings on the Queen Mary

Often cited as one of the most haunted places in the world, the Queen Mary announces the return of its annual Dark Harbor event this Halloween season. A new maze and new characters inspired by some of the ship’s most famous spirit inhabitants adds a new dimension to the Halloween experience that blurs the lines between paranormal and reality.  [Read more…]

The Velveteen Rabbit DVD Contest!

We have The Velveteen Rabbit DVD to giveaway! As some of you know, I am a juror for an awesome organization called KIDS FIRST! Many of you have seen all the great movie reviews by all the awesome kid  movie reviewers! (See this week’s Nemo 3D review!) So, here’s the contest!   [Read more…]



Dance, music, and crafts from Cambodia, Thailand, Vietnam, Laos, Indonesia, and Myanmar transform the Aquarium into an exotic travel destination.  [Read more…]

Get the Look with Laura Mercier Pamella Roland: Spring/Summer 2013 Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

Created by: Matin Maulawizada, Global Artistry Director for Laura Mercier

Lead Makeup Artist: Robert Greene for Laura Mercier

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Crafted at the Port of Los Angeles

Have you visited Crafted yet?

Southern California’s largest weekend craft marketplace, CRAFTED at the port of los angeles features handmade treasures all made locally. You can shop unique jewelry, delicious food, fun kid’s clothing and accessories, plus special items for the home.

‘Finding Nemo’ Rides the Waves Again in 3-D KIDS FIRST! Coming Attractions

Finding Nemo, the 2003 film that captured hearts and won the Best Animated Feature Oscar in 2004, has gotten a studio makeover and has been filling movie theaters in its 3-D version. “I thought the 3-D was cool,” says KIDS FIRST! youth film critic Anthony Aranda, age 10, who goes on to say there wasn’t enough of it: “… but they needed to add more 3-D parts to the movie.”  [Read more…]