A Little Taste of French Culture at Mimi’s Cafe | @mimis_cafe #ad

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A little over a week ago, I had the opportunity to head out with the girls and sample the new menu at Mimi’s Cafe that will be available as of October 7th, 2013.

Mimi's Cafe

It was a wonderful evening with the girls, many of whom are fellow bloggers you may already be following.  Always nice to catch up and hang with friends who understand the “Don’t Touch The Food Till I’ve Snapped The Perfect Photo”.

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Marie Callender Pie

It’s Time for Some Backyard BBQ From Marie Callender’s & Giveaway| @MarieCallenders

Disclaimer: Several of us fabulous bloggers were invited to an OC Mom Blog Luncheon at Marie Callenders to sample their new menu items and share our thoughts and a giveaway with readers. In no way did this alter my opinion of Marie Callenders or their entrees.

Have you been to Marie Callender’s lately?  They’ve added a little BBQ to the menu!

Marie Callender Pie

I had the opportunity to join a few of my fellow blogger buddies in sampling Marie Callender’s delicious new backyard barbeque menu items along with a few new appetizers.

Read moreIt’s Time for Some Backyard BBQ From Marie Callender’s & Giveaway| @MarieCallenders

#WaffleSCafe

We Went WaffleS Cafe Crazy in Las Vegas

Recently my mom moved to Las Vegas from here in Southern California.  I thought she was a bit crazy for moving away from this beautiful California weather, and her absolutely adorable grandkids, but since we travel to Vegas a couple of times of the year, maybe it won’t be so bad.   The nice thing, my mom and stepdad are discovering some really great places to visit in Las Vegas, especially fun places to take the grandkids, like Waffles Cafe.

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WaffleS Cafe
6446 N. Durango Dr.
Las Vegas, NV  89149

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@Sno_Biggie

Sno Biggie Was A Big Hit! And Giveaway | @Sno_Biggie

Last week, we were invited to Sno Biggie to sample their “Sno Ball”.  Have you ever had one?  Sno Biggie in Los Alamitos offers New Orleans Style Sno-Balls, Ice Cream, and other Sweet Treats.

@Sno_Biggie

A Sno Ball is a snow cone, also known as shaved ice.  At Sno Biggie, you have the option of over 30 different flavors to choose from.  Better yet, mix and match them!!!

Read moreSno Biggie Was A Big Hit! And Giveaway | @Sno_Biggie

islandsburgers

Celebrate The Summer at Islands With A Giveaway | @islandsburgers #ad

Disclosure:  I was invited to a blogger event at Islands Restaurant to sample their new summer menu and share with Toddler Trails fans.  In no way did this alter my opinion about Islands or their menu items.  All opinions are my own.

Last week a few blogger friends and I had the opportunity to check out the new Summer menu at Islands.  I know you’ve been there, Islands Burgers is a delicious burger joint with the Hawaiian Island theme.   To celebrate the season, they have added a few items you need to check out!

islandsburgers

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#spinitoc

Why We’ll Return To Spin! Neapolitan Pizza And Giveaway | @spinpizza

Disclaimer:  
We were invited to a special “Blogger” party at Spin Neapolitan Pizza to taste test their award winning pizzas.  All the opinions shared are my own.

 

 In my family, pizza seems to be the go to meal, especially with the Princess.  If we let her, she’d have a cheese pizza every day.

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Apparently, we’ve been missing out!  Spin! Neapolitan Pizza just opened up a few miles from our house – at the Anaheim Promenade in Orange on May 20th.

Read moreWhy We’ll Return To Spin! Neapolitan Pizza And Giveaway | @spinpizza

Blakes Place

Craving Some BBQ From Blake’s Place | @BlakesPlaceBBQ

We’ve been so busy lately that we’ve decided to make it a point this week to try to get together with some of our friends. Tonight we decided to meet up with The Hubster’s best pal and her hubby.  They selected Handsome boy’s favorite place:

Blakes Place

Blake’s Place is a family owned and operated BBQ Cafe with two locations: Anaheim and Los Alamitos.

Read moreCraving Some BBQ From Blake’s Place | @BlakesPlaceBBQ