December 2019

ABBA The Concert: Date Night!

Studies show it’s important to take time away from life and the kids to connect with your significant other.  We recently carved out time for date night to see ‘ABBA the Concert’ at the Segerstrom Center for the Arts. ABBA has sold nearly 500 million records since they first won the Eurovision Song Contest in 1974 to take the world by…

Love Actually Live: Los Angeles

If you’re looking for a night filled with charm, holiday spirit and nostalgia this holiday season… RUN to see Love Actually Live at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts.  ‘Love Actually’ is a seasonal cult classic, and may be my favorite holiday movie of all time. The film is a celebration of love with all of the messiness…

Son’s First Christmas Home From College

It’s been four months since we dropped our son at college, and I get to see him in two days! It’s my son’s first Christmas home from college. I read a poignant article by Mia Freedman, who wrote :
“Being the mother of a son is like someone breaking up with you really slowly.”
Our job, as a mom, is to…

Visit San Sebastian Spain: Top Things To Do

As we drove along the Pyrenees, through Southern France and Northern Spain, we were excited to visit San Sebastian, Spain.  The number one reason most people visit San Sebastián, in Spain’s Basque region, is to sample the fantastic cuisine. We’d heard and read so much about it, and were dying to see the incredible art, architecture, and of course taste…

Cariuma Sneakers: 5 Reasons You Need Them

Discover the joy of walking through on your travels with stylish, eco-friendly, and comfortable Cariuma sneakers. The’ll put a bounce in your travel experience with every step…