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LA Sanitation Department Open House 2018

  • April 1, 2018

It's almost that time of year again! The day little boys (and girls) look forward to all year long - trash truck open house! My son equates spring and summer with several things and the opening day to summer in…

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Los Angeles Holiday Activities & Events Guide

  • November 20, 2017

The holiday season is upon us which means an overload of things to do in Los Angeles. Even though we don't get the snowy cold weather, this city knows how to celebrate for the holidays! Parades, neighborhood Christmas light extravaganzas,…

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What to do in Los Angeles for Halloween

  • October 3, 2017

Every year the number of traditions that my son institutes seems to grow exponentially. It's tough to keep up with all the things he wants to do each year to signify and celebrate the coming Halloween holiday. For him it's not…

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Medieval Times or Pirate’s Dinner Adventure

  • August 15, 2016

Visitors flock to Southern California for vacation looking to fill their days and nights with as much fun as they can afford! If you are visiting Buena Park or nearby Anaheim you probably have on your itinerary to attend an interactive family…

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Touch a Truck Thousand Oaks

  • May 26, 2016

Touch-a-truck events are becoming the spring and summer thing to do. Some are fundraisers for public schools or charity organizations and some are just free community events. The Touch-a-Truck day in Thousand Oaks is our favorite of all the ones on offer…

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Fire Service Recognition Day Open House 2018

  • May 9, 2016

There are several important events in the year according to my son. Christmas and Easter are two, but right up there with national holidays are the open house days for the sanitation department and the fire stations! The second Saturday…

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Things to Do in Los Angeles with Kids

  • December 21, 2015

Visiting Southern California and wondering if it's really worth your time to stop in Los Angeles? We say yes! There are a ton of things to do in Los Angeles with kids, not just amusement parks. It's a huge city…

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Urban Camping in Los Angeles with the MRCA

  • November 30, 2015

One of the beauties of living in a large metropolis like Los Angeles is having access to everything from cultural events, museums, nightlife, and of course the amazing nature opportunities. Unknown to many outside of the city, but Los Angeles is…

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Go Outdoors with LA Walks

  • November 2, 2015

Every month Charles Fleming, the author of the popular Secret Stairs: A Walking Guide to the Historic Staircases of Los Angeles and Secret Walks: A Walking Guide to the Hidden Trails of Los Angeles hosts a walk somewhere in Los Angeles. Some walks are…

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Family Date Night at the Hollywood Bowl

  • September 9, 2015

Looking for a fun family date night? Look no further than the Hollywood Bowl. We finally made a visit to this iconic Los Angeles venue only to realize what a great date night this is for the entire family. We…

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E.T. at the Hollywood Bowl

  • August 28, 2015

Every year the same thing happens. All summer long, my social media fills up with photos of awesome open air concerts at the Hollywood Bowl. Like clockwork, every year I am filled with regret on missing another "once in a…

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Inspire Your Inner Artist at Watts Towers

  • July 30, 2015

Looking for something new to do? A micro-adventure? Or perhaps you need some artistic inspiration? Head down to one of LA's finest cultural gems, Watts Towers, for a visual treat. From the massive spiral towers resembling Sagrada Familia in Barcelona to…

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Hollywood Bowl’s Summer Sounds 2015

  • July 13, 2015

Mr K is in town! Summer has truly arrived. Or so my son believes. Yep, it's time for Summer Sounds at the Hollywood Bowl. (Not sure what I am going on about? Check out our rundown from last year.) And…

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Eaton Canyon Falls Hike

  • June 1, 2015

Everyone woke up early, ready to "go go go" as my little one likes to say. It was a cool foggy morning, so we decided to head out to Eaton Canyon Falls for a hike. It had been on my to-do list…

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