Costero California Bar + Bistro at Sheraton Gateway Los Angeles Hotel Debuts All-New Bistro

Costero California Bar + Bistro at Sheraton Gateway Los Angeles Hotel Debuts All-New Bistro and Bar Menu Featuring Globally-Inspired Small Plates New Executive Chef Collin Smelser reinvents bistro and bar menu. Costero California Bar + Bistro, located inside the recently remodeled Sheraton Gateway Los Angeles Hotel, has debuted an all-new bar and bistro menu featuring classic dishes with an innovative twist. Under the direction of Costero’s new Executive Chef, Collin Smelser, both the bistro and bar menus have been reinvented with new, globally inspired dishes that use locally grown and sourced products. “We are trying to transform people’s perception of hotel restaurants,” said Chef Smelser. “When people come to dine at Costero or to grab a bite at the bar, we want them to have an elevated experience with gourmet dishes that they wouldn’t expect at a hotel. Instead of overwhelming diners with a huge menu selection, we have taken a different approach by carefully curating an exclusive m…

Grab and Go Whole Food Soup!

Discover Soupure Whole Food Nutrition on The Go for Busy Lifestyles

Are you always stuck in the office during lunch hour? Looking for ways to eat healthier while on-the-go?

Raise a toast to your health with Soupure -- an innovative brand of flavorful and nutrient packed soups you can enjoy from the office to the carpool lane. Celebrities like Gwyneth Paltrow, Maria Shriver, Victoria Secret Model Alessandra Ambrosio and more are fans of the brand that makes eating smart easier than ever.
Developed by nutritionists and handcrafted by artisans, these whole food soups are nutrition powerhouses packed full of vitamins, micronutrients and fiber. Fueled by natural superfoods and whole food ingredients, Soupure’s nutrient and fiber rich plant based soups naturally provide an efficient food source which your body can quickly assimilate. The plant fiber and volume mean eating less to get more.  As a bonus, studies show on average, consumers who ate a low calorie soup, like Soupure’s, with their me…


Photo captionArmy National Guard Sergeant William Drake and family enjoying their recent trip to Walt Disneyland. For more photos:
 Hyrum-based Army National Guard Sergeant William Drake recently received A Warrior’s Wish® of a dream Disneyland family vacation from Hope For The Warriors®.
Hope For The Warriors is a national nonprofit dedicated to restoring a sense of self, family and hope to service members and their families. Its first established program, A Warrior’s Wish, honors the goals and desires of severely wounded service members, veterans, and their families.
Looking to reconnect and recharge with his family, the stay-at-home, veteran dad requested a Disneyland vacation where he spent one of his most memorable childhood experiences.
“I am beyond thankful for this wonderful opportunity presented to me from Hope For The Warriors that it’s hard to put into words,” said Drake. “When I was told that my wish was coming true I couldn’t believe it. But seeing my k…

2017 Mickey’s Halloween Party Ticket Info

Mickey’s Halloween Party ticket is now on sale!!! I am trying to get tickets now since I am a Disney Visa Card Holder. 
Cardmembers get early access from July 17-23, 2017 to purchase advance tickets to Mickey’s Halloween Party at the Disneyland® Park. You can also use your Disney® Visa® Debit Card to purchase discounted tickets for September 20, 25 and 27, 2017!
This year the Halloween Party is a Park Hopper ticket that allows you to visit the Disneyland® Park and Disney California Adventure® Park in one day. Ghastly good times ahead.
Enjoy haunted happenings for the whole family at Mickey’s Halloween Party. Trick-or-treating: Put on a spirited costume and explore the Disney neighborhood for spooky goodies*Halloween Screams fireworks spectacular: Watch the night sky illuminate with shimmering lightsFrightfully Fun Parade: Enjoy a procession of Disney Villains and other spook-tacular spiritsSpooktacular snapshots: Snag photo opportunities with popular Disney Pals and legendary Disney Vi…

AtGames Announces Pre-order Date for New Atari 2600/Sega Genesis Consoles

AtGames today announced that pre-orders will start on July 28th for the new Atari Flashback 8 Gold and Sega Genesis Flashback consoles that will be shipping Fall 2017. Each console includes an amazing selection of built-in Atari 2600 and Sega Genesis 16-bit games, respectively, as well as an impressive range of innovative features, including wireless controllers.

Pre-orders will be available via the websites of major retailers including Target, Best Buy and GameStop.

The all-new Atari Flashback® 8 Gold features 120 built-in all-time favorites. Games include legends like Activision’s Pitfall! and Taito’s Space Invaders, as well as many other all-time Atari 2600 classics like Kaboom!™, River Raid™, Centipede™, and Millipede™. Two all new, high performance 2.4ghz wireless controllers, styled after the Atari 2600 originals, are included, as well as two legacy controller ports for optional wired joysticks or paddles. Other all new features for the Atari Flashback® 8 Gold include 720p HDMI o…

Bring Dad to Legoland CA this Father's Day


What’s built with more than 340,000 LEGO® bricks, measures 17 feet long and was inspired by “The LEGO® Batman Movie”? It’s the life-size LEGO® Batmobile from Chevrolet and it will be on display at LEGOLAND California Resort from June 13 – July 4, 2017 for Park guests to see! The special appearance of The LEGO Batmobile is in honor of the release of “The LEGO®Batman Movie” from Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment which debuts on Blu-ray on June 13!
In the irreverent spirit of fun that made “The LEGO Movie” a worldwide phenomenon, the self-described leading man of that ensemble—LEGO Batman—s…

Disney Pixar Cars 3 Tour at Autry Museum of the American West, with Healthy Eating and Dole in mind

The Walt Disney Company and Dole Food Company continuetheir multi-year healthy living initiative with Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, featuring consumerpromotions, digital integrations, in-store activities and Disney-branded fruits and vegetables. The ongoingcollaboration serves as part of a nutrition alliance aimed at helping parents encourage their kids andfamilies to make healthier food choices and formally launched last fall with a successful campaign aroundDisney’s Moana.
The latest promotion, Disney Beauty and the Beast, features Belle, Beast, Lumiere and other belovedcharacters on DOLE Bananas, Pineapples and salads, and will continue through April 16. Thesecharacters also serve as the inspiration for a host of healthy recipes, serving suggestions and nutritiontips.
The Disney Mickey Check is a quick and easy way for families toidentify healthier food and beverage options in stores, on-air, on-line, at Disney theme parks and resorts,and other places where Disney products are sold.…