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5 Favorite Things To Do on a Rainy Day

5 Favorite Things To Do on a Rainy Day

| March 31, 2014 | 117 Comments

Whether you have little ones with cabin fever or your older kids need to get out after school, finding places to go on a rainy day can sometimes be tricky.  Here are my kids’ favorite things to do when I tell them we are done jumping in the puddles! 1.  Storytimes 2.  Library Events 3.  […]

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Family Time on Sky High’s Trampolines

Family Time on Sky High’s Trampolines

| November 8, 2013 | 634 Comments

Last Sunday turned out to be a great family day. We spent the morning at home being lazy as we recovered from a Saturday filled with three soccer games and a birthday party. Then we headed out to Sky High Sports in Rancho Cordova in the afternoon for some exercise and play time. Sky High […]

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Busy Kidz Grand Opening

Busy Kidz Grand Opening

| October 30, 2012 | 224 Comments

It’s all about PRETEND PLAY! Have you noticed that when you take your kids to venues that include an area meant for pretend play, they tend to spend a majority of their time doing just that? I sure have and so did two local moms who have come together to open Busy Kidz, a brand […]

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Favorite Places to Play Indoors

Favorite Places to Play Indoors

| August 14, 2012 | 523 Comments

I’ve put my Indoor Play Series posts all in one place for those days that are too hot, too cold, or too rainy to play outside! #1 – Indoor Playgrounds, Trampolines, and Inflatables I’ve rounded up the very best places to “get physical” INDOORS and all the important details that will make it easier for […]

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Weekend Top 10

Weekend Top 10

| July 7, 2012 | 1 Comment

Sat, July 7th – Sun, July 8th 1. Enjoy dances from around the world at Fairytale Town’s  INTERNATIONAL CELEBRATION. Sat 2. Build a MOVING TRUCK at Home Depot’s Kids Workshop. Sat Free 3. Climb through a spider’s web and spin your own at Explorit’s SPIDER SPECTACULAR. Sat-Sun 4. Sing along at a FAMILY CONCERT in […]

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Save the Date!

Save the Date!

| June 8, 2012 | 2 Comments

My very 1st GET SIDETRACKED event has been locked in! Join my family and I on Friday, June 29th from 5-8pm as we GET SIDETRACKED at Funderland Amusement Park! It will be a night to remember with discounted VIP wristbands for unlimited rides, carnival games, special guests, a huge raffle prize, and more! When: Friday, […]

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Greenhaven Cabana Club South

Greenhaven Cabana Club South

| May 23, 2012 | 136 Comments

FAMILY MEMBERSHIPS & SWIM LESSONS If you are in the Greenhaven/Pocket Area or surrounding neighborhoods, come join us this summer at the Cabana Club! We’ll be meeting up with friends to swim, take lessons, and enjoy social activities! They are OPENING THIS FRIDAY, May 25th for the 2012 season. My husband and I considered a […]

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Twilight Open Cockpit Family Event

Twilight Open Cockpit Family Event

| March 19, 2012 | 101 Comments

Imagine and Explore unique AIRCRAFTS from the past and the present! I’ve got a perfect Saturday evening FAMILY OUTING for you!  The kids will be thrilled at the chance to climb into the cockpits of these giant aircrafts (heck…us grown-ups will be, too!). The Aerospace Museum of California will hold Twilight Open Cockpit this Saturday, […]

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Willy Wonka Junior Giveaway

Willy Wonka Junior Giveaway

| February 20, 2012 | 150 Comments

Come see all your favorite characters find their golden tickets, meet Willy Wonka, and be surprised by the colorful Oompa Loompas! It’s a sweet confection of pure imagination!  Young Actors Stage presents youth ages 6-14 in Roald Dahl’s magical story of the world-famous candy man & his quest to find an heir.  This musical adaptation […]

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World of Wonders Science Museum

World of Wonders Science Museum

| February 6, 2012 | 247 Comments

By Guest Contributor Jennifer Bell My kids love Science.   LOVE it.  They probably don’t grasp a lot of the concepts yet, but how can you resist hands-on (and often messy) exhibits??? In order to feed their Science fixation, I’m always on the lookout for new experiences.  That’s how we stumbled across World of Wonders in […]

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