Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Great Wolf Lodge Attractions for Everyone To Enjoy - PLUS Tips for Your Visit! #GWLSoCal

HOOOOWLLLLL! I mean.. Wow!
Did you know there is so much more to Great Wolf Lodge in addition to the amazing indoor Water Park!?

The hottest non water attractions around & we were privileged to explore them all thanks to Great Wolf Lodge Southern California!
Oh I totally surprised my daughter with 10th birthday festivities with this one! (Thank you for the invite to explore more attractions at GWL)

Everyone always wants to hit the Waterpark when they visit Great Wolf Lodge in Garden Grove... we always do too!
But... have you ever taken the time to slow down your visit and explore the attractions around you open early & that close late?!

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Paella Wine & Beer Festival August 26th #Giveaway

Orange County’s Inaugural Paella Wine & Beer Festival is Set for August 26

Nearly 50 Local Chefs to Compete for Spot at World Paella Championship in Spain.

Orange County’s first ever Paella Wine & Beer Festival is coming to the Orange County Fair and Event Center on Saturday, August 26, 2017 from 4-9 p.m.

Nearly 50 local chefs will compete with their own paella recipes for the chance to represent the United States at the World Paella Championship in Sueca, Valencia, Spain. Event entry includes unlimited wine, beer and paella and features an experience reflecting what one would find while strolling through a lively outdoor market in Spain. There will be live entertainment including Flamenco performances and Spanish rock, and local vendors will offer tapas, sangrias, cocktails, cultural art, and much more.

PC Paella Festival

Monday, August 14, 2017

CIGNA Health Coaches Give Health Tips for a Great Disney Half Marathon Run! #CignaRunTogether #DisneylandHalf


Last year I had the opportunity to attend the fitness info fun at Cigna's pre run social gathering.
It wad amazing! High energy, lots of health information and tips and most importantly the mind, body and soul listing well and of course.... Disney magic.
Did you know that spending 5 hours at the Disneyland Resort walking can give you about 10k steps!?
** I know it, I've done it, I didn't even realize it and I love doing it! **
Have you participated in RunDisney?! Maybe a voluntEAR?! Or run in it yourself?

Friday, August 11, 2017

Yes! More Soccer as USL Extends 2018 Season

We love soccer, yes we do, we love soccer, how about you?!

I know soccer is a sport rapidly growing popularity these days but we've been a soccer family since my dad played professional for Olympiakos in Greece.
We love attending games and bringing our whole family out to support soccer!

The USL has brought competitive professional soccer to a new level. Not only does the USL bring more games and big household names to the US but the USL also give us a year round opportunity to enjoy great competitive soccer matches locally!
We are so excited to hear that the 2018 USL Season has been extended... more futbol games to see.
Here are the details on all the latest and greatest from the USL:

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Olson Communities Call Orchard Walk, in Orange, Home Sweet Home! Plus #Giveaway

Olson Homes debuting New Community in Orange on August 12!

Olson Homes Debuts Single-Story Villas in Orange at Orchard Walk Model Grand Opening.
PC Villas at Orchard Walk
Looking for a new home in Orange County?
These Villas in Orange are centrally located in Orange County near all our favorite hot spots.
What I love most about this beautifully planned community.... the energy efficient everything that goes into each Villa!
I really think these Villas would be perfect for a single person or family. I myself am excited to check the Villas out after reading all the details.
Hot off the press about the new Orchard Walk Community-

Friday, August 4, 2017

Team Building Event at Grand Legacy At The Park! The Fifth, Jimboys, Galaxy OC, Fireworks, Swimming & More...

It's no secret that we love Grand Legacy at the Park!

We have had our fair share of fun staying at Grand Legacy At The Park hotel for family fun, staycations, anniversary getaways and just random visits to close local fun with a night away.

One thing we had never done, until this weekend, was stay at our fav hotel with a bunch of girls using the time away for soccer club team bonding building event.
Who would have thought right?!
Well we had 11 girls and 9 sleep over in their beautiful and huge Grand Legacy three room suite!

Join Make A Wish OC & IE Event at Kaleido-Kids August 8th

Happy Almost End of Summer All!

Since it's almost time to head back to school... finish off your summer fun at Kaleidoscope Kids Event supporting Make A Wish OC & IE.
Here are all the details about the giveback event and what fun you will have while helping support an awesome Non Profit!
My nephew, born with and in remission now from stage 4 GBM, has been graced with a Make A Wish trip after he received his cancer free news.
We are forever grateful to Make A Wish!

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Grand Opening Celebration of Orange County Soccer Club's New Stadium at The Great Park in Irvine

Hot off the press!!

Have you heard the soccer news?!
Following up to the Grand Opening of Phase 1 of the Sports PARK at the Great Park... the Orange County Soccer Club's Stadium will make its debut on August 18th!
The game is selling out fast. We have been to a few games now and the energy is fantastic.
I personally can not wait to walk around the beautiful structure myself.
Check out some photos the club sent over! It's beautiful!

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

The Great Park in Irvine Phase 1 Complete - Grand Opening August 5th with Free Concert #GreatParkSportsPark

It's a Big Weekend For The Great Park in Irvine!

Living in the Irvine area for over 30 years, I have watched the growth of our local cities, parks and communities.
It is wonderful to see that the massive space of land, once knows as the El Toro Marine Base, is being used for so many outdoor and family friendly activities!
We have already been to a few awesome soccer matches played by the Orange County Soccer Club and can not wait to see the team in action in their new home!
Come out to the Great Park (my favorite of the OC Parks) this Saturday and celebrate with everyone!

Here are the deets behind the GRAND OPENING of Phase 1 the Sports Park at the Great Park!