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Legoland Water Park

Legoland Water Park is a Blast

View Larger Map Legoland Water Park Offers Tons of Excitement for Kids in San Diego “Summer means happy times and good sunshine. It means going to the beach, going to Disneyland, having fun.” – Brian Wilson When one moves to southern California there are just so many things to start checking off the list. LegoLand wasn’t a huge priority for us the first year. But after …

Cabo San Lucas Mexico

Cool Things to do in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico

Cool Things to do in Cabo San Lucas For Spring Break This spring break me and my family decided to go out of the Country and visit Cabo instead of staying home. It ended up being a great idea too because as it was 85 degrees in Cabo it was raining down in San Diego. It was my first time getting my passport stamped and …

Filippis Pizza Grotto

Filippi’s Pizza Grotto Has Delicious Deep Dish Pizza

“Pizza makes me think that anything is possible.” -Henry Rollins Pregnancy cravings are the real deal and when they hit it’s like the ONLY thing that consumes your mind until you taste whatever deliciousness you’re so intensely desiring. For me I don’t have too many weird ones like the peanut butter and pickle sandwiches or dirt from the garden. I have heard some women have these, …

staying fit while pregnant

4 Tips for Staying Fit While Pregnant

“Pregnancy does not limit lung function, and both pregnancy and exercise improve the ability of body tissues to take up and utilize oxygen.”  -James F. Clapp III, Exercising Through Your Pregnancy That glorious moment you pee on a stick and it confirms your suspicions… YOU’RE PREGNANT! An incredible parade of thoughts begin to flood your mind – and a slight bit of “holy crap” moments …

Easter weekend San Diego

5 Ways to Truly Enjoy Easter From Now On

“Easter is meant to be a symbol of hope, renewal, and new life.” -Janine di Giovanni This is the first year I felt I truly got to “make my own traditions” when it came to Easter. As I was growing up, my family did a little of this and a little of that on Easter, but never the same thing every year. Even though there …

San Diego Safari Park

San Diego Safari Park is Roaring!

View Larger Map “Until one has loved an animal, a part of one’s soul remains unawakened.” – Anatole France It was a lovely San Diego Friday and my family desperately needed to get out of the house. A suggestion to check out the San Diego Zoo Safari Park (AKA the San Diego Safari Park) was made by a friend of mine, and strengthened when we google …

San Diego Botanic Garden

San Diego Botanic Garden is Fun for All Ages

View Larger Map The San Diego Botanic Garden, Known by Locals as “Quail Gardens” is An Adventure in Discovery “One who plants a garden plants happiness.” – Chinese Proverb The San Diego Botanic Garden is one of the best “secret gardens,” and a crown jewel of San Diego. Tucked away on a small side street, this botanic garden has hundreds and hundreds of flowers, shrubs, plants, …