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.…

Introducing Tesloop at Colony Palms Hotel


Travel between Los Angeles/Orange County and Colony Palms Hotel in Palm Springs in a chauffered Tesla on Tesloop. Tesloop is your sustainable transportation option that provides an experience that is more pleasant than driving your car, all on zero emissions. 

When you arrive at the Colony Palms Hotel, you'll find a mix of modern luxuries with a dash of romance and tranquil getaway. Enjoy the Purple Palm Restaurantfeaturing an imaginative menu of new American cuisine inspired by seasonal ingredients, newly renovatedThe Spafor rejuvenating spa treatments, or simply lounge poolside with cocktail in hand. 

Receive 20% off a one-way trip from Los Angeles/Orange County to Colony Palms Hotel and 20% off best available room rates

BRIO Tuscan Grille: In Celebration of Moms, BRIO Offers Seasonal, Chef-Inspired Features on May 13 & 14, Mother's Day Weekend

There are so many reasons to celebrate moms, and BRIO Tuscan Grille locations across the U.S. are offering many special dishes to make this holiday memorable. On May 13 and 14, BRIO is offering unique Mother's Day features, available until 3 p.m. (all BRIO restaurants will open early at 10 a.m. on May 14.) These dishes include: Frittata Al Forno: Eggs, angel hair, bacon, caramelized onions, spinach, artichokes, Asiago,  Parmesan cream and fresh fruitSicilian Omelette: Ham, bacon, sausage, caramelized onions, roasted tomatoes, Mozzarella, brunch potatoesHam & Biscuit Benedict: Poached cage free eggs, grilled asparagus, hollandaise, brunch potatoesBerries & Cream French Toast: Cream cheese stuffed, baconShrimp & Grits: Black pepper shrimp, creamy smoked Gouda polenta, poached cage-free eggs ciabattaChicken Sorrentino: Pesto marinated chicken, Romano crusted eggplant, tomato compote, whipped Ricotta, basil, lemon vinaigretteFresh Catch with Seasonal Vegetable Salad: Light…

GIVEAWAY: 2017 California Strawberry Festival May 20 & 21 in Oxnard CA

It's that time of year again and I can't wait to visit the CA Strawberry Festival!!

This year I am hosting a giveaway

Contest information:
I am giving away a 4 pack of tickets that are being sponsored by the CA Strawberry Festival. You must be 18 years old to enter. I will be mailing the tickets to the randomly selected winner via US Mail with delivery confirmation. Although this is a sponsored giveaway I am not affiliated with the Festival but I can't wait to see you all there. 
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Last year we traveled from Union Station by train to the festival and we had a blast. We will be doing the same this year. Check out the discount rates here: We left Union Station, made stops along the way, and arrived in Oxnard where buses took us to the festival gates. If you travel by train remember to bring a backpack to carry all of your strawberries home.
Kids have a kingdom of their very own at the 2017 California Straw…

KISS came to visit the most epic tribute in the history of rock'n roll.

The band KISS, who plays in Helsinki tonight, on May 4th, visited the gigantic “men of rock” statues in the Central railway station. VR, the state owned Railway company, honored the band in a unique way and gave the statues their own KISS masks. The impressed band feels it’s a fantastic way to celebrate Finland’s love of rock’n roll. Today was the day HELLSINKI turned into the biggest rock n’ roll tribute of all time. “The hottest rock band in the world does everything bigger, bolder and louder, and this is the proof of it!” says Mark Stroman, SVP Marketing McGhee Entertainment -KISS.  The legendary band is performing in Finland tonight and to honor the occasion, Helsinkidecided to give the band a welcome they will never forget. The gigantic rock statues, in front of the Helsinki Central railway station, ironically called “the four men of rock”, got their own KISS masks. These statues are seen by 300 000 passers-by daily. The band loved the tribute so much that they wanted to come see …

Cruise Control Driving School Expands Reach with U-Haul Dealership

Cruise Control Driving School Expands Reach with U-Haul Dealership COMPTON, Calif. 
U-Haul Company of California is pleased to announce that Cruise Control Driving Schoolhas signed on as a U-Haul neighborhood dealer to serve the Compton community.
Cruise Control Driving Schoolat 251 W. Compton Blvd. will offer U-Haul trucks, towing equipment, support rental items and in-store pick-up for boxes.
Hours of operation for U-Haul rentals are 8 a.m.-7 p.m.Monday-Saturday.
Reserve U-Haul products at this dealer location by calling (310) 639-1589 or visiting today.
Cruise Control Driving Schoolowner Eric Click is proud to team with the industry leader in do-it-yourself moving and self-storage to better meet the demands of Los Angeles County. U-Haul and Cruise Control Driving Schoolare striving to benefit the environment through sustainability initiatives. Truck sharing is a core U-Haul sustainability business practice that all…