The Nightmare Before Christmas in Regal Theaters

This is Halloween, everybody make a scene.  Halloween is one of my favorite holidays, and each day we’ve been doing something Halloween-y as a family.  From watching Halloween movies to making a gingerbread haunted house, each day holds something spooktacular.


But this weekend, there’s an extra special Halloween celebration as Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas returns for a limited engagement at Regal Theaters.


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Before Your Stay at Great Wolf Lodge

Splish splashing and memory making–these are the things we did at Great Wolf Lodge. Great Wolf Lodge is Southern California’s first indoor water park, and made for a great destination for our staycation & celebration of our daughter’s birthday.




From the suites to the slides, I can’t wait to share some of the fun with you!


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Disney’s Moana Activity Pages

There’s so much to look forward to in the coming months. Halloween, Thanksgiving, Black Friday. I love them all. But something else is sailing our way, Disney’s Moana.




The upcoming release from Disney Animation tells the story of adventurous 16-year-old Moana (voiced by Auli’i Cravalho) who must fulfill an ancient quest and save her people, who have been forbidden to go beyond the safety of their island’s reef. Paired with the once mighty demi-god Maui (voiced by Dwayne Johnson), Moana sails through an ocean of adventure.

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Tips for Taking Kids to the Theater

Feed them, clothe them, make sure they’ve seen every classic Disney film. The job of parent can sound pretty simple when you boil it down to just the essentials. But I have such big dreams for my girls, and I want so much more for them than just the run-of-the-mill life.


To ensure they’re well rounded, my husband and I are trying to expose our children to the arts. With our oldest being only 8 years old, there’s a bit of training involved with this exposure.


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Summer Bucket List

Three days left! 19 hours to be exact. Summer is on the horizon, and, as you can tell, I’m counting down.  With summer comes liberal bedtimes, hours of water play, and fun with our neighbors. It sounds like the recipe to awesome childhood memories, if you ask me.   But what if you ask my […]