California Candy Canes

Logan’s Candies – Ontario, California

Did you know there is a place in Ontario, California where you can find handmade candy canes and assorted candies year-round? I first learned about this place from a post on social media by Charles Phoenix a few years ago. The larger-than-life candy cane was what initially caught my eye. Then I saw the name […]

Knott’s Boysenberry 2017 Festival

It’s a Berry Good Time!

You know it is springtime when the annual Boysenberry Festival begins at Knott’s Berry Farm in Buena Park, California. This festival runs from April 1 – April 23 in 2017 and is bigger than ever this year. Food – Entertainment – Activities – Shopping…there is something for everyone. It’s a “berry” good time! The boysenberry […]

Who Else Wants to Eat Homemade Pie?

Pie! Pie! Pie! There’s something about pie that calls to me – it is the ultimate “comfort food” for any time of day and any season of the year. If you’re a pie lover like me — and find yourself in Encinitas, California — then you need to swing by Betty’s Pie Whole Saloon and […]

How to Have an Awesome Day at LEGOLAND® Without Kids

“Everything is awesome! Everything is cool when you’re part of a team. Everything is awesome, when we’re living our dream.” — The Lego Movie Theme Song LEGOLAND® may be geared for families with children (or grandchildren) 2 to 12 years old, but that doesn’t mean grown-ups won’t have an enjoyable day at this theme park […]

Top 10 Mickey Mouse Shaped Foods at the Disneyland Resort

Mickey Mouse has been bringing smiles to folks since 1928. So what better way to make meal times more fun than Mickey Mouse shaped foods! A visit to Disneyland (DL) or Disney California Adventure (DCA) is not complete without enjoying at least one of the many Mickey Mouse shaped foods that are offered. There are several […]