Watch Brave at El Capitan Theater in Hollywood

I finally saw BRAVE last week but before I get to the brief movie review, let me just say how awesome it was to watch the movie at the historic El Capitan Theater in Hollywood. My family and I love Read More …

Last Chance to Watch Shrek the Musical in Costa Mesa

I had the pleasure of watching Shrek the Musical on opening night at the Segerstrom Center for the Performing Arts in Costa Mesa. And let me tell you, it was truly entertaining, but what made it even more special was Read More …

Meeting Judy Moody herself – totally Thrilladelic

Last weekend, the boys and I got the chance to watch a special screening of the new movie “Judy Moody and the Not Bummer Summer” at the Grove in LA. Since we don’t venture out beyond the Orange Curtain, heading Read More …

Trick or Treat with Jack Skellington at the El Capitan Theater in Hollywood

Nothing says Halloween to me more than The Nightmare Before Christmas. In our household, Jack Skellington reigns– through the original movie, soundtrack and yes, video game! It’s hard to believe the movie came out 17 years ago. So when I Read More …

Fresh Blood – there are other vampire books besides Twilight

I’m a sucker for vampires. And not just the Cullen kind. It’s been in me for a while – ever since I read Anne Rice’s books back in the day. As any Team Edward twi-hard knows, there’s just something so Read More …

Meet Sid the Science Kid at Pretend City

If you’ve been reading this blog for a while, you would’ve noticed that our family’s pretty big on science.  From the Franklin Institute in Philadelphia to Santa Ana’s Discovery Science Center, we love visiting science centers, natural history museums and Read More …