Archives for February 2013

Steam Machine Giveaway! Don’t miss it!

Mizz Review Lady, J’s Reviews & Giveaways, SoCal City Kids, and Making Memories With Your Kids, along with many other awesome bloggers, have all teamed up to bring you this awesome giveaway!  [Read more…]

mark. Names Fiona Stiles Celebrity Makeup Artist & Brand Expert


mark., Avon’s beauty and fashion boutique brand, names Fiona Stiles celebrity makeup artist and brand expert. In the role, Fiona will work closely with mark.’s creative team to develop innovative, fresh beauty looks in mark’s monthly Magalogs, report on up-to-the-minute trends and share her expertise with mark’s community of Representatives.

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Laura Mercier’s February Product Launches: The Eyes Have It!

February launches are all about the eyes. From versatile colour sticks that make the eyes sparkle to revolutionary gel eyeliners that add stunning definition, these collections are bound to make heads turn! [Read more…]

Cunard’s Queen Elizabeth To Make Royal Visit To Queen Mary In Long Beach On March 12th, 2013 The Royal Rendezvous to feature whistle salutes and fireworks display!



The world famous former Cunard liner R.M.S. Queen Mary, once the undisputed Grand Dame of the North Atlantic and perhaps the most loved ocean liner of the 20th century, will be visited by the youngest Cunarder Queen Elizabeth on the evening of March 12, 2013 in Long Beach Harbor.  [Read more…]

Shark Lagoon Nights

Friday evenings, January 4 through May 31 (except Feb. 15 & 22, March 3 & April 19), 2013

Shark Lagoon Nights

6:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.

The public is invited to get up close with the ocean’s ultimate predators for free during Shark Lagoon Nights at the Aquarium of the Pacific. [Read more…]

007 Cars from Toy State!

007 Brit Secret Service RC Aston Martin wC

Do you have a James Bond fan? Maybe, a child who loves really cool cars? We received the coolest 007 cars from our friends at Toy State. We received the 007 (Suggested Retail $12.99) and my son loves this one! Motorized driving action complete with working head and tail lights, realistic vehicle sounds and the classic James Bond Theme music! Models available: Aston Martin DBS (Quantum of Solace), Aston Martin DB5 (Casino Royal), Lotus Esprit (The Spy Who Loved Me) and the featured car from the latest installment of the James Bond franchise, Skyfall. The coolest thing my son says is that they are realistic!

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Spring styles from mark.

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I can’t wait for Spring because it will be warmer! Woohoo! But, I also love Spring fashions! mark. has some wonderful Spring fashions so I was thrilled to receive the Total Studs Bag, Head for Style Headband and the Cast & Crew Sweater (see photos above). These wonderful items are either available now or will be soon! [Read more…]

African American Festival

drums n fun

Join the Aquarium of the Pacific as it hosts its eleventh annual African American Festival, celebrating the rich diversity of African American and African cultures. The weekend will feature live entertainment, arts and crafts, ethnic food, and more. Festival performers include Mardi Gras second line dancers, hip hop and break dancers, tap dancers, jazz musicians, interactive drum circles, West African dancers, and storytellers.

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