Getaways with mom: ME time

Orange County Museum of Art

This is the third post in our series about ME time, sponsored by domain.ME. I’ve just returned from spending a long weekend with my mom, during which it was startlingly clear to me that quality time with her — and the other important adults in my life — is different when it’s kid-free.  I’m so […]

Disneyland 60th anniversary celebration this summer

Disneyland Diamond Celebration: Mickey and Minnie

Disneyland Resort Diamond Celebration begins May 22, 2015 and the party goes all summer long. They’ll be celebrating with lots of nighttime special treats including a glittering electric parade, street-to-sky fireworks show, and a new ‘World of Color’ projected light show starring Neil Patrick Harris and Mickey Mouse. It might just be time to plan your next […]

Kids to Parks Day is May 16


May 16, 2015 is National Kids to Parks Day. I’m not usually much for National Fill-in-the-Blank Days, though my kids love this calendar that tells them what cultural phenomena are celebrated each day of the year. But getting kids to parks is something I can get behind. (July 4 is National Caesar Salad Day, in case […]

Staycation guide: 9 Bay Area beaches

Harbor seals at Fitzgerald Tidepools near Moss Beach

If you’re enjoying a Bay Area staycation — for Spring Break or anytime! — there’s no reason to miss out on having sand in your toes (and all over your car!). We have lots of great beaches that are just a short drive away. You decide whether to sleep over or head home. Here are 9 […]