Last Weekend to Catch “Newsies” at Segerstrom Center for the Arts

As I sat watching Newsies on opening night at the Segerstrom Center, all I could think of was a young Christian Bale singing and dancing “Santa Fe.”  I remember seeing that movie on VHS and loving it. I was a Read More …

LEGO® NINJAGO® World in Carlsbad open on May 5, 2016

Last week, we had the opportunity to cover the press preview of LEGO® NINJAGO® World before the new land officially opens to the public on May 5, 2016. There were drums beating, smoke misting, fire blazing and even ninjas soaring! Read More …

Easy Carrot Cake Cookies!

EASY Carrot Cake Cookies! You ever get a massive craving for something sweet, that you just have to have immediately? Or is it just me? The other day I was at Mimi’s house (aka: my mom-in-law/Charlie and Ciera’s Grandma) I Read More …

Family Show “Pero, or Mysteries of the Night” at Segerstrom Center for the Arts

From a Press Release: The heartwarming Perô, or Mysteries of the Night, an adaptation of the popular children’s book by French author Michel Tournier, will return to Segerstrom Center for the Arts February 20 & 21, 2016 with three performances. Read More …

GIVEAWAY! Irvine Park Railroad’s PUMPKIN PATCH

Happy happy September friends! Usually the beginning of September in the Newman household means it’s time to decorate for FALL. You might say I’m a bit early (like my husband does) but that’s alright, I just like to enjoy my fave season as Read More …

5 EASY 4th Of July Desserts

5 Easy 4th of July Dessert Ideas The 4th of July is very quickly becoming one of my favorite holidays. I just love the Americana decor, warm summer weather, being outdoors, swimming, BBQ’s and of course the fireworks. Easy going Read More …