Family Travel

Murphy’s Law and Family Road Trips

Have you ever had the feeling that no matter how well you plan a family road trip, it’s inevitable that something is going to go wrong? Over the years, I’ve almost come to expect that Murphy is going to come along for the ride but I’ve also learned that being flexible and ‘rolling with the punches’ can turn many of…

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Disney, Family Travel

Sad Goodbyes and Exciting New Beginnings

It sounds like things are moving along with the plans for the new Star Wars Land at Disneyland with the Orange County Register reporting that coffer dams are in place to prepare the Rivers of America to be drained for the construction. Screens and fences have been put in place to hide the mess and noise of building from park…

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Disney

Why You Should Attend a Nerdist Movie Marathon at El Capitan Theatre

As quickly as the much-anticipated announcement of the Captain America Marathon was posted, the tickets were sold out to diehard fans.This was a repeat of the extremely popular Star Wars Marathon in December and I can understand why. Nerdist and the El Capitan Theatre do a terrific job of making the events special. Not only do you get to share…

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Family Travel

Free Family Day Dinosaur Fun for Kids of All Ages

Free Admission to the Royal Tyrrell Museum on Family Day If you are looking for something fun to do this Family Day Weekend, the Royal Tyrrell Museum of Paleontology is offering free admission for the entire family. This includes all of the exhibits plus Storytime and two video presentations throughout the day. In addition, children aged two and up will…

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Family Travel

Historic California 101 – A Combination of Sunshine and History

There is nothing like a sunny day in Southern California to encourage a drive down California Highway 1 with the windows rolled down, salt breezes blowing through your hair, and don’t forget your best sunglasses, this is the place of Hollywood dreams after all. California Highway 1 runs along the coast of California from San Francisco to San Diego. For…

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