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Dine, Drink and Shop Local Discounts with ANAHEI’M FIRST

Since March, when the world was hit by Covid, we’ve pretty much stayed at home. We have been fortunate that my husband can teach virtually, and the kids seem to be doing well with virtual learning, but that left me furloughed as a substitute teacher. Unfortunately, there are so many people going through such challenging …

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Orange County Pumpkin Patches

Orange County Pumpkin Patches & Fall Family Fun

This post contains affiliate links This year has changed how we do things, especially when it comes to family traditions and how we celebrate the seasons. As autumn arrives in Southern California and with it, all the fun festivities for Fall, many of them looking a lot different than the past years.  For us here …

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Family Friendly Halloween at Knott’s Taste of Fall-O-Ween

As a Knott’s Ambassador, I’m so excited to share the newest food festival hosted at Knott’s Berry Farm – Knott’s Taste of Fall-O-Ween. While many of us enjoy Scary Farm and Spooky Farm, the Taste of Fall-O-Ween gives us the flavors of the season, set in the ambiance of what Knott’s does best – the …

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First Street Mango Peach Pineapple Tilapia

Recipe: First Street Mango Peach & Pineapple Tilapia

I’m so excited that Fall is here and September brings us back to regular routines of school days and after school activities, that I’ve had to re-think our family meal time. At Smart & Final, September is Family Meals month and they’re encouraging families, especially right now, to enjoy a meal – together. They offer …

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Taste of Knotts Carnitas Fries and Shrimp Taco

5 Tips to Indulging at the Taste of Knott’s

Did you miss your chance to indulge on some Knott’s Berry Farm’s tasty treats during the Taste of Calico? Or are you craving some Boysenberry goodness? You’re in luck! Knott’s is hosting another flavor filled event, The Taste of Knott’s. Event starts August 21st and you’ll need to purchase tasting cards to attend one of …

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FREE PRINTABLES: 2020 – 2021 First Day of School Distance Learning Signs

This was the craziest summer on the books. Having left the classroom March 13th, and mandated distance learning in our area, we had quite extended the summer. While so much is still uncertain at the moment, we do know that many kids across the country are starting off the school year with distance learning. I …

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