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Spring Break In San Diego

By Holli Blankenbiller

Spring Break is coming up soon!  I love Spring Break because it seems like a little teaser that summer isn't too far away!  What are your plans this Spring Break?  If you are spending it in San Diego, here are my five picks for what to do. Carlsbad Flower Fields - the flower fields are in bl... Read More

"Feast" At The New Children's Museum in San Diego

By Holli Blankenbiller

The new theme at the San Diego Children's Museum downtown is "Feast: the art of playing with your food."  The museum's mission to encourage kids to "think, play and create" continues as they get creative with food. We visited the museum recently to see what this theme was all about. Artists have... Read More

9 Things to Do with Kids in San Diego

By Holli Blankenbiller

San Diego is such a kid-friendly place to be, it is hard to narrow down the list of things to do with kids here. But this is my family's list of our favorite things to do in San Diego with kids. 1. Old Town San Diego - This state historical park is one of the gems of San Diego.  You can enjoy ... Read More

The Lego Movie

By Holli Blankenbiller

This past weekend I was invited to attend the press junket at Legoland for "The Lego Movie", due to release on February 7th.  With four Lego-loving boys in our house, this movie has been on our "must-see" list since the teaser trailer.  It more than lived up to their expectations. [caption id="... Read More

Winter Olympics Opening Ceremony on the USS Midway

By Holli Blankenbiller

Take my all-time favorite sporting event - the Olympics - and combine it with one of our favorite sites to visit in San Diego, and you've got the makings of a don't-miss-event!!  The USS Midway is hosting a FREE event to celebrate opening night of the Winter Olympics!  I'm so excited, I can hardly... Read More

Family Safety In San Diego

By Jessica Socheski

San Diego is a wonderful place to live for any young family. San Diegans benefit from year round beautiful weather, fresh produce, nearby beaches, the famous San Diego Zoo, and countless outdoor activities to stay healthy. Despite all the glory of the sunny San Diego, crime still exists. Similar ... Read More

San Diego Restaurant Week 2014

By Holli Blankenbiller

San Diego's Restaurant Week is just around the corner! Have you made your reservations yet? For six days, January 19-24, over 180 restaurants will participate in Restaurant Week. Discounted menus give you a chance to try out a popular restaurant at a reduced price.  No tickets or passes are requi... Read More

Broadway San Diego's Beauty and the Beast Review and Interview with Lumiere

By Mama Mary

The "tale as old as time" somehow never seems to get old. Last night my family and I went to see the live production of Disney's Beauty and the Beast at the Civic Theatre (thanks to the complimentary tickets I received from Broadway San Diego) and I watched the classic story unfold in front of me,... Read More

Broadway San Diego Welcomes Beauty and the Beast

By Mama Mary

One of the most beloved musicals to audiences young and old, Disney's Beauty and the Beast, is coming to Broadway San Diego, this week, running January 7th-12th (see show times below). This award-winning show began on Broadway in 1994, after the movie version had such great success in 1991. I am be... Read More

Family Friendly Wedding Venues in San Diego

By Jessica Socheski

 Whether you are renewing your vows, marrying your partner of several years or getting remarried to a man who wants to become a part of your family, engaged moms in San Diego have a huge advantage when it comes to finding a practical but beautiful venue. Whether it is a beach ceremony or a pleasant... Read More