September 2016
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August 29, 2016 • September 2016, Special EventsComments (0)

Festival of Children Foundation Presents 15th Annual Festival of Children® with over 75 charities in attendance Festival of Children Foundation presents the 15th Annual Festival of Children®, a community-wide charity outreach event held every weekend in September, in conjunction with National Child Awareness Month, at South Coast Plaza. Children of all...

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Pets of the Month

August 29, 2016 • Community, September 2016Comments (0)

Handsome Crockett is every bit the distinguished looking gentleman.  With striking green eyes and an incredibly sweet disposition, this 9 year old American Bobtail mix is quite the kitty catch!  If you’re looking for a calm and loving feline friend, you...

Burlap Football Coasters

August 29, 2016 • Entertainment, September 2016Comments (0)

Football season is upon us and with it comes cold drinks and snacks! Show your team pride and protect that coffee table with this DIY Burlap Football Coaster set! Steps: Draw a football freehand or find an image online of your desired football size/shape and...

The Importance of Vaccinations for Children of All Ages

August 29, 2016 • Expert Advice, September 2016Comments (0)

Whether you have a newborn or toddler or school age children, it is important to make sure that your children ages 0 to 18 are up-to-date with their vaccinations. With back to school and fall just around the corner, knowing whether or not your child is in...

Swimming Safety

August 29, 2016 • Expert Advice, September 2016Comments (0)

Whether it’s a pool, lake or ocean, kids love to make a splash. But before you cannonball into the water, plan ahead and keep in mind important safety tips. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) about 10 people die of accidental...

Dancing Through Life Training the Heart and Soul at South Coast Conservatory

August 29, 2016 • Health, September 2016Comments (0)

In the 1960’s, a man named Roger W. Sperry developed a theory: that the human brain goes about thinking in two very different ways. Having worked in the field of psychobiology for years, he’d noticed that one side of the brain saw the big picture –...


August 29, 2016 • Entertainment, September 2016Comments (0)

At 64 Feet, the Ferris Wheel Structure Will Showcase the Santa Ana Zoo; 15 Gondolas That Seat Up To Six Riders Each will Soar Up in the Air Carrying a Projected 65,000 Riders Every Year! Cathi Decker, Executive Director of Friends of Santa Ana Zoo (FOSAZ),...

A trio of Orange County mom inventors with one thing on their mind: Making life a little less messy for parents!

August 29, 2016 • September 2016, Teens and Pre-TeensComments (0)

The following three mompreneurs invented products that help reduce the common child messes from cars, to tables! They are all easy to clean, uniquely designed with kid’s safety and parent’s sanity in mind! Amy Chandler invented the Cibo to catch all the...

The New NINJAGO World® is Plastic Fantastic & Everything is Awesome at the Legoland Hotel

August 29, 2016 • Entertainment, September 2016Comments (0)

My husband and I made the mistake of telling our kids we were planning an overnight stay and two days of fun at Legoland in California two weeks prior to the planned visit earlier this summer. As you can imagine, we were on the countdown for the the next 13...

Hotel Irvine Where Modern Sophistication Family Friendly Mutually Exclusive

August 29, 2016 • September 2016, TravelComments (0)

You wouldn’t expect to find an urban chic lifestyle hotel amidst the towering office complexes in the heart of Orange County’s business district. Even when the Hotel Irvine ( was recently recommended as an ideal weekend “stay-cation”...