Archives for April 15, 2019

Must-Buys for your Easter Basket!

Easter is almost here! What is the holiday without chocolate bunnies? My son is a teenager but I still plan to make him a basket and it has to have a chocolate bunny from R.M. Palmer!

These are just perfect for your boy or girl hero! I love that there is a boy and a girl one!

My favorites this year are the chocolate bunnies from R.M. Palmer! But, the EAR comes Easter! Decorated Milk Chocolate flavored bunny Ears are also a new favorite of mine! They are super cute and tasty too! R.M. Palmer also has some cute chocolate carrots and chocolate bunnies on a stick? Yes. please!

My favorite!

I’m also a big fan of the Double Crisp Chocolate Bunny Bottom! This is something that will make you say AWWWWW!


Check out all their Easter candy here!

I love this Mix of candy and it is perfect for filling those plastic eggs!

Check them out on Facebook too!

We have teamed up for a giveaway with our friends at R.M. Palmer! Would you like to win a candy prize? If so, check out their website and take a look at their Facebook page too! Tell us your favorite chocolate candy from R.M. Palmer! One winner will randomly be selected! Deadline to enter is April 18th, 2019. U.S. Residents only.

*Candy will not arrive by Easter.

Self Disclosure: I received free delicious chocolate candy to facilitate this post. Photos were also provided. 

Sweeping Views, Seasonal Dining, Unique Shopping, and Ocean Activities Abound During Spring Break at Dana Point Harbor

Dana Point Harbor invites locals and visiting destination seekers to explore the abundance of ocean activities, dockside dining options, and shopping experiences the Harbor has to offer during spring break. Whether you are looking for adventure, fun, or relaxation this season, Dana Point Harbor offers something unique for everyone.

Popular spring activities in the Harbor include strolling along the water’s edge, sailing, kayaking, paddleboarding, ocean fishing, and whale watching trips. Activities abound both in and out of the water, so for those looking to enjoy the calm waters and wondrous sea creatures without getting wet, hop on one of the many whale watching excursions offered at the Harbor including Captain Dave’s Dolphin & Whale Watching SafariDana Wharf Sportfishing and Whale Watching, and Ocean AdventuresAdd some relaxation to your spring break getaway by joining a class at I Heart Yoga, voted the #1 yoga studio in Dana Point. I Heart Yoga also hosts classes daily at Lantern Bay Park, with a picturesque view overlooking the Harbor.

As you are strolling through the Harbor you’re sure to find one-of-a-kind boutiques and shops filled with unexpected treasures. You won’t want to miss the sterling silver and gold jewelry handcrafted by artisans of the Navajo, Zuni, Hopi and Santo Domingo from The White Pelican and ocean-inspired jewelry, clothing, and gifts from Woody Hut. Other shopping delights include special cards, art collectibles, designer perfumes, clothing for men, women, and children, artisan chocolates, and specialty coffee and teas from around the world.

Spark your taste buds this spring break and enjoy one of the many eateries throughout the Harbor. From seasonal savory eats to indulgent sweets, there’s a pleasure for every palate. Sip hot coffee and read a book on the patio at Coffee Importers. Stop in and sip award-winning wines from Paso Robles at the recently opened Frisby Cellars Tasting Room. The 2017 Chardonnay has notes of honey crisp apple and lemon, perfect for spring! Indulge in a leisurely seaside brunch at one of Southern California’s premier restaurant destinations for Pacific Rim fusion cuisine, Wind & Sea. Enjoy sustainable and locally sourced seafood from Waterman’s Harbor, or the mesquite-grilled fresh catches at The Harbor Grill, and experience all of the delicious Harbor eateries with breathtaking water views.

Make sure to check out the only in-Harbor hotel, Dana Point Marina Inn, for overnight stays perfect for relaxation and an ideal location to extend your time at the Harbor.

Spend spring break at Dana Point Harbor and enjoy all of the adventure, fun, and relaxation available for the entire family. For more information visit or connect with us via FacebookInstagram, or Twitter.

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