Featured SoCal Events and Services

Inland Pacific Ballet Presents The Little Mermaid An Enchanted Underwater Adventure

Inland Pacific Ballet returns this spring with its spectacular landmark production of The Little Mermaid, the classic tale for all ages about the young mermaid willing to give up her life in the sea for love. This colorful and engaging production combines classical ballet and creative puppetry to create a magical ocean world with a cast of delightful sea creatures, magnificent sets, and … [Read More...]

Pet Community Gathers at World’s Largest Pet Expo in Orange County, April 26-28, 2019! Update: Bring Your Dog!

A weekend full of animal education, innovation, pet entertainment, competitions and adoptions America’s Family Pet Expo returns to the OC Fair & Event Center in Costa Mesa (88 Fair Drive, Costa Mesa 92626) Friday, April 26 - Sunday, April 28, 2019.  The annual family-friendly event features all creatures cute and cuddly, furry, feathered and scaled of all sizes, shapes and colors. … [Read More...]

From Wheels to Waves & Icy Wonderlands to Infinity and Beyond! DISNEY ON ICE presents WORLDS OF ENCHANTMENT Coming to the Southland April 18–28, 2019

Rev up for non-stop family fun with four of your favorite Disney stories when Disney On Ice presents Worlds of Enchantment comes to the Southland! This action-packed ice spectacular showcases beloved characters from Disney•Pixar’s Cars, Toy Story 3, Disney’s The Little Mermaid plus the enchanting Academy Award®-winning Frozen.  Produced by Feld Entertainment, Disney On Ice … [Read More...]

“Krazy Krafts Day for KIDS” Sat. March 30th 2019 10:00 am-4:00 pm

“The Little Printer Dude” represents all the hands-on printing, cartooning, calligraphy, origami, paper making and screen printing activities @ The International Printing Museum’s " Krazy Krafts for Kids Day" Sat. March 30th 2019 in Carson, CA All day on-going activities at The International Printing Museum315 W. Torrance Blvd, Carson, CA 90745(310) 515-7166 … [Read More...]

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SoCal City Kids News

The Los Angeles Zoo Hosts Newly Expanded Spring Fling Seasonal Celebration

Weekend Activities Include Entertainment, Crafts, Animal Enrichments, Educational Demos and Demonstrations, Photo Ops, and More  In celebration of springtime, the Los Angeles Zoo is hosting Spring Fling, a five-week-long “EGG-travaganza” that celebrates the season’s bounty of blooms, births, bees, butterflies, and birds. Once just one weekend long, this year’s Spring Fling will … [Read More...]

Join the fun in the pediped Online Egg Hunt 4/1-4/5 and 4/8-4/12!

pediped has a fun online egg hunt planned they will do on pediped.com 4/1 - 4/5 & 4/8 - 4/12. They will be running a website "egg hunt" where they hide an Easter egg somewhere on the site and the first person to find the egg gets a penny pair of shoes in their choice of size and gender. Here are the rules and steps.    #pediped Sitewide Penny Egg Hunt! 🥚 Win a … [Read More...]

National Burrito Day: $5 Rubio’s Burrito Deal!

Don't miss this great deal! All Burritos $5 at Rubio’s on National Burrito Day Head to Rubio’s Coastal Grill on Thursday, April 4, 2019, when every burrito is just $5, with the purchase of a beverage, in celebration of National Burrito Day. Simply bring the coupon https://www.rubios.com/coupons/national-burrito-day-2019 to any of Rubio’s participating locations. Rubio’s … [Read More...]

OC Parks Free Adventure Day Returns To Caspers Wilderness Park, 4/6

Celebrate a world of outdoor activities and discoveries at the return of Adventure Day at Caspers Wilderness Park in San Juan Capistrano. The event on Saturday, April 6 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. invites guests to enjoy a day of adventure with wildlife-inspired games of skill, a scavenger hunt, wildlife exhibits, and more! “We’re thrilled to welcome Adventure Day at Caspers Wilderness Park again … [Read More...]

ergoPouch end of season sale! Don’t miss it!

4 days only30% off sitewideExc. sale page products, packs and not in conjunction with any other discount code or offerThurs 3/21/19 7pm PDT - Mon 3/25/19 23.59 PDT ABOUT ERGOPOUCH: Melbourne, Australia-based ergoPouch was founded in 2009 by Alina Sack.  As a mother, Sack drew on her own personal experiences of sleep deprivation to come up with innovative products designed to help … [Read More...]

Featured Products

6 Things to look for when buying Inexpensive Picnic Tables

A lot of people who love nature enjoy eating outside.  With this comes the need to have the right equipment to use since there are plenty of choices to choose from. From choosing a dining table, chairs or any type of outdoor furniture choose one that will give you a beautiful, casual outdoor experience. When it comes to choosing the right furniture, you need to ensure that you choose … [Read More...]

Brooklyn Cloth, a Fast Fashion Line for Men(and Teens) that Won’t Break the Bank this Spring!

Looking for stylish clothes for the Men in your life? I love Brooklyn Cloth clothing line and it's great for husbands and Teens too! The clothes are affordable too! Brooklyn Cloth was co-founded by Daron Jacob when he joined Icer Brands. Icer Brands original founder is Lawrence Jemal. Daron’s background has been in apparel design and manufacturing throughout his 20+ years in the … [Read More...]

Become Environmentally Friendly When You Paint!

The Buddha Board is a must-buy! With Earth Day right around the corner – it’s time to demonstrate your support for protecting our environment. One easy way to stay environmentally friendly is paying attention to your daily activities so that you are re-using and recycling whatever you can, such as opting to reusable water bottles. But here is something you may not have known – you can conserve … [Read More...]

Robot Vacuum Cleaner Review – iRobot Vacuum, Samsung, Neato

Many homeowners have delegated the task of housecleaning to robot vacuum cleaners that are available nowadays. The many advantages of robot vacuum cleaners are the reasons why they have become very popular these past few years. A robot vacuum cleaner may be programmed to operate at a specific time everyday even when you are out of the house. It may come with several other features such as … [Read More...]

Popcornopolis Unicorn Popcorn 10-Cone Snack Pack Available at Costco Stores Nationwide!

The experts in gourmet popcorn and all things delicious, Popcornopolis, is pleased to announce that the coveted Unicorn Popcorn 10-Cone Snack Pack is available exclusively on Costco.com and at select Costco locations, rolling out nationwide throughout the month of February for just $9.99. Bursting with color, each bite of Unicorn Popcorn blends the sweetness of dreams with the … [Read More...]

Sparkling Ice® Debuts New Look in Support of Transition to Naturally Sourced Colors & Flavors

Sparkling Ice®, part of Talking Rain Beverage Company®, announced in January a brand refresh by introducing a new formula featuring naturally sourced colors and flavors, in addition to an updated logo and packaging design.  Over the course of two years, Sparkling Ice conducted extensive marketing research and sensory testing with over 8000 consumers. This consumer driven project resulted in … [Read More...]

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Giveaways

Black Beauty at The Wallis Giveaway!

Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing ArtsPresentsRed Bridge Arts & Traverse Theatre Company’sBLACK BEAUTY Created by Andy Manley, Andy Cannon and Shona Reppe,This Re-telling of Black Beauty Blends Storytelling, Music and Puppetry Friday, April 26 – Sunday, May 5, 2019,Lovelace Studio Theater at theWallis Annenberg Center for Performing Arts  Red Bridge Arts & Traverse … [Read More...]

EXPLORE AND CELEBRATE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA’S COAST AT AQUARIUM’S URBAN OCEAN FESTIVAL, MARCH 30-31, 2019!Giveaway Opportunity!

The Aquarium of the Pacific will host its tenth annual Urban Ocean Festival on Saturday and Sunday, March 30-31, 2019. The Pacific waters off Southern California host an array of industrial and recreational activities and provide habitat for a diverse group of animals, from seabirds, harbor seals, and dolphins to migrating whales. Visitors to this festival can learn more about and celebrate our … [Read More...]

The Old Man and the Old Moon family show at The Wallis Giveaway!

Photo credit: T. Charles Erickson  PigPen Theatre Co.’s THE OLD MAN AND THE OLD MOON, a fantastical song-filled fable for all ages, directed by Stuart Carden and PigPen Theatre Co., opens at the Wallis Annenberg Center for Performing Arts on Saturday, March 2 and continues through Sunday, March 17, 2019, in The Wallis’s Bram Goldsmith Theater. Featuring a spirited … [Read More...]

What’s Valentine’s Day without Chocolate? With R.M Palmer you don’t have to find out!

Aren't these adorable? They also include chocolate! What is Valentine’s Day without Chocolate candy? It wouldn’t be a very sweet one, I suppose! Thank goodness for  R.M. Palmer!  They have such delicious candy like the ones you see pictured in this post! So, there doesn't have to be Valentine's Day without chocolate! We have teamed up for a Valentine’s Day Giveaway! One winner will … [Read More...]

Media Reviews

Dumbo – One of the Most Beautiful Films I Have Ever Seen!

From Disney and visionary director Tim Burton, the all-new grand live-action adventure Dumbo expands on the beloved classic story where differences are celebrated, family is cherished and dreams take flight. Circus owner Max Medici (Danny DeVito) enlists former star Holt Farrier (Colin Farrell) and his children Milly (Nico Parker) and Joe (Finley Hobbins) to care for a newborn elephant whose … [Read More...]

Nancy Drew And The Hidden Staircase – Timeless and Entertaining

A bit of an outsider struggling to fit into her new surroundings, Nancy and her pals set out to solve a mystery, make new friends, and establish their place in the community. KIDS FIRST! Film Critic Calista B. comments, “Now, it’s no secret that Nancy Drew is timeless. The books were first written in 1930 and they have been inspiring women ever since. I believe Nancy Drew is timeless and we … [Read More...]

Books of the Week

Schiffer Publishing, Ltd. would like to introduce Mega Awesome Notebook by Kevin Minor. This book is fun and I think tweens and teenagers will love this one! Late for school, a young cartoonist accidentally microwaves his notebook while trying to heat his breakfast. This releases a radioactive cloud of awesomeness that makes the drawings in his notebook come to life. Now he has to … [Read More...]

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Beauty and Fashion Corner

Indulge in Self-Care This Valentine’s Day with Colgate Optic White!

Looking for a brighter smile this Valentine's Day? Treat yourself to a sparkly white smile with Colgate Optic White Platinum High Impact White Toothpaste. This Colgate Optic White product delivers 4 shades, visibly whiter teeth in 6 weeks, starting in just 3 days*.   I actually tried this and was quite impressed with my brighter smile! Colgate Optic White High Impact White Toothpaste … [Read More...]

Burke Williams Offers Gifts of Love this Valentine’s Day with Special Gift Card Packages!

Burke Williams offers gifts of love this Valentine’s Day with three special Gift Card Packages. Celebrate the season of love and treat loved ones to a transformative Valentine's experience they will never forget. Each package includes a collection of Burke Williams signature treatments that are sure to make loved ones feel appreciated and adored. Packages are available now at all ten spa … [Read More...]

Win, Win, Win from Tree Hut!

 Talk show host, Ellen DeGeneres, recently announced her favorite products for fall — and Tree Hut’s Shea Sugar Scrub was on the list! Would you like to have a chance to win Tree Hut’s end of year giveaway – a scrub haul + a $250 Walmart Gift Card? Sounds pretty great to me! Consumers have to @TreeHut on Instagram and click the link in their profile to enter their email! Hurry, the giveaway ‪ends … [Read More...]

Beauty Holiday Gift Suggestions!

Here are some of my favorite beauty items this Holiday season! They would also make great stocking stuffers! Colgate Optic White Stain-Less White toothpaste! The Colgate® Optic White ® Stain-Less White™ Toothpaste helps remove those unwanted dark stains caused by coffee, wine & soda, with continued use. It starts working in 3 days. ·         This formula is professionally designed … [Read More...]

Pet Corner

Duke and Petey–April 4 Pets of the Week!

Both of these guys would likely make Paris Hilton twinkle with joy, but 8-year-old Petey and 7-year-old Duke don’t want to ride around in anyone’s purse. These Yorkies were surrendered by their owner and need a lot of exercise, playtime and, of course, attention. If you want a couple of silly little companions and not a paired accessory, meet Duke and Petey at the P. D. … [Read More...]

Bubba, March 28th Pet of the Week!

Bubba is lubbable, huggable, and sometimes just plain silly and goofy! He likes to roll around on the grass and chase madly after a tennis ball. Bringing it back is quite another story—you’ll have to teach him that! It’s Pick a Pitty Week at the shelter, and you can pick your own adoption fee, but we think Bubba’s priceless! Meet him at the P. D. Pitchford Companion Animal Village, 7700 East … [Read More...]

Coffee, March 21st Pet of the Week!

Some people can’t start their day without coffee. Well, Coffee can’t start his day without people. This tan Chihuahua is only two years old and is mellow and loving. A perfect blend--you and Coffee. Meet him at the P. D. Pitchford Companion Animal Village, 7700 East Spring St., (562) 570-PETS. Ask for ID#A620435. (The usual suspects contributed to this rescue) Credit: Courtesy of the … [Read More...]

Trinket, March 14th Pet of the Week

Update: Trinket was adopted! :) You can just hear the circus music playing as Trinket performs her antics! She’ll run around and around like a trained pony inviting you to give chase, and once you do, she’s on her back begging for tummy rubs. Then, she’s up and running in circles again! This2-year-old little fuzz-face terrier will keep you in shape for sure! Meet Trinket at the P. … [Read More...]