Discovery Cube LA – Come Discover with Your Littles

If you’ve lived in So Cal, chances are, you’ve visited the Discovery Cube in Santa Ana (Orange County). But! Did you know there is a Discovery Cube in LA? It had its grand opening back in  November. The campus is located in the north west part of the Valley, right next to the Hansen Dam […]


Spawn’s First Visit to Knott’s Berry Farm

Disclosure: We were provided complimentary admission to Knott’s Berry Farm, courtesy of GigaSavvy. Post contains affiliate links.   I remember when I was little, my parents would take my brother and me to the theme parks for special occasions. Fast forward to us now… we are fortunate enough to take Spawn to her first theme […]


Friday Five 6.5.15: Who Won the Internet

It’d be a cop out if I said only one person won the internet, but come on. She did. But then this wouldn’t be a Friday Five. It’s just be a Friday One. So here we go… Who Won The Internet 5. Caitlyn. Well played, girl, with the C and not the K. Bwhahaha! Take […]

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Race Report: Club MomMe StrollNRun 5K – StrollerRun15

It’s National Running Day today! What a perfect day for me to recap our first race together. Club MomMe StrollNRun 5K Last weekend, The Wife, Baby Spawn and I drove down to the South Coast Botanic Gardens to participate in Club MomMe‘s Stroll N Run 5K! It was our first race with a stroller, and how […]



My Fave New Mom Swimsuits

  We just registered Baby Spawn for swimming lessons this summer. Swim safety is so very important to me. When I was six, I was thrown in the deep end as part of a swim lesson (kind of like graduation), and I almost drowned. Thanks, a-hole swim instructor. Anyway, it’s time for me to pick […]

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Bamboobies Nursing Pads – Bamboozle Your Leaky Boobs

As a new mom,  this whole breastfeeding thing is a trip, and I want to highlight Bamboobies Nursing Pads for saving my ass (leaky boobs). I first learned about Bamboobies at the Natural Products Expo. I picked up a pair of heart-shaped nursing pads there, and thank god I did. Bamboobies Nursing Pads According to a few FB mom […]

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Following Instructions: Paleo Protein Bars

As a new mom and someone who isn’t a fan of cooking, I need to make dishes that are easily eaten with one hand. It’s a given that every new mom only has one free hand. The other is usually holding a baby or deterring a baby from crawling and eating dirt. When Lindsay posted […]

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I Spent Three Days on a Pressed Juicery Cleanse – Review

Disclosure: I paid for this cleanse. Post contains affiliate links. When I was still working a corporate job, I signed up for and spent three days on a Pressed Juicery Cleanse. I was interested in doing a detox and since they delivered to the office, I was like, SIGN ME UP! I don’t have to drive to […]

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Makeup Made Easier with Target’s Beauty Concierge

So Cal-ers, have you seen anything different at your local mecca Target? Last week, I was invited to experience Target’s Beauty Concierge Program. What is this, you ask? Well, let me show you… In Southern California (LA/OC), there are 96 stores rolling this program out. A specialist is on-hand at these stores to help you […]

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I’m Melting! Julep Bare Face Cleansing Oil – Review

Thanks to one of my monthly Julep Maven subscription boxes, I got a chance to try Julep’s Bare Face Cleansing Oil. I’m a fan of cleansing oils now! Yes, I still wear makeup in the summer, and Julep’s cleansing oil does a marvelous job removing my makeup! It’s Melting My Faaaaaaaace……! Julep’s cleansing oil is pretty fantastic. The […]

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I Love My Affordable Sunglasses by ICU Eyewear! [Review]

One of the coolest non-food companies I ran into at #ExpoWest (Natural Products Expo) last month was ICU Eyewear. I hovered all over the team like a fangirl, learning more about how they source their materials and … get this… their sunglasses and glasses all cost less than $100. In fact, they’re usually around $25!! […]

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5 Questions with MELT Organic CEO Meg Carlson!

You know I love me some woman-owned businesses and women leaders! When I attended the Natural Products Expo, I ran into Cygnia Rapp at the MELT Organic booth. I struck up a conversation with her and found out she was the founder of MELT Organic! I wanted to highlight this bitchin’ business – not just […]

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Friday Five 5.15.15: Who Won the Internet

This week, we are moving! So I’m going to pull up a few things that won the internet this week and last. If you ever find yourself packing and moving… with a baby… kudos to you. It’s next to impossible!! Needless to say, we are not going to get any sleep for the next 72 […]


Friday Five 5.1.15: Who Won the Internet

It’s time for a new Friday Five! Here are a few things that made me laugh, bookmark, #sideeye or all of the above! Who Won The Internet: A bunch of minorities and a blind guy. 5. My pal and fellow blogger Lisa who runs Babes In Disneyland attended an Avengers: Age of Ultron press junket. […]

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