Orange County Splash Pads and Water Parks Opened For Summer 2015

Summer is here and we’ve been hearing that California is in a severe drought. Cities are now making restrictions on water usage, but what about our parks? There are several Orange County Splash Pads Southern California residents rely on to stay cool and have a little fun.
Atlantis Park Splash Pad

Atlantis Park Splash Pad

Check out the local Orange County splash pads listed below. Some were built with some sort of reclaim water/recycling system and will be open starting this Memorial Day Weekend.

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A Glimpse Into The Future with Disney’s Tomorrowland

Today, Walt Disney releases their new action packed family movie, Tomorrowland. We were delighted to have a chance to see Disney’s newest science fiction film this week before it opened to the public.

Walt Disney Pictures Tomorrowland

Disney’s Tomorrowland takes you to a world where all inventions are possible, another time and place in the real world.  Continue reading

Book Review: Inspiration To Follow Your Dreams with Rosabella

My daughter is a dreamer. She dreams of dancing, dreams of singing, drawing, anything to do with the arts. Naturally, anything having to do with any form of ballet, she eagerly wants to get involved. So naturally, when I was invited to review the book, Rosabella, I figured she’d love the book, which I was quite right!

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Awesome New 4-D Interactive Ride: Voyage to the Iron Reef at Knott’s Berry Farm | @Knotts #KnottsIronReef

Last week, The Kraken Queen was released at Knott’s Berry farm in the newest spectacular interactive 4-D ride; Voyage to the Iron Reef™. I was excited to take my dad and my munchkins as we were one of the first to ride aboard a submarine inspired ride and cruised through the Iron Reef using freeze rays to shoot the Kraken Queen’s army of sea creatures while we battled it out for the highest scores.

Voyage to the Iron Reef, Knott's Berry Farm, #KnottsIronReefSponsored EVENT

Excited about the new ride, I met my dad for a morning of fun as we were invited to the sneak peek media event for Knott’s Voyage to the Iron Reef. It was certainly a great way to spend a father/daughter day – celebrating Knott’s newest addition to the amusement park. Continue reading

May Family Fun at local OC Parks | @OCParks

It’s May and the weather has been beautiful, time to get out and enjoy nature. Check out the following list of events offered at local OC Parks throughout Orange County.

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Win It: Strawberry Shortcake Best In Show with FREE Coloring Page | @FHEInsiders #BerryBestInShow

This week, Strawberry Shortcake’s newest adventure will be released on DVD – Strawberry Shortcake Best In Show.Strawberry Shortcake Best In Show DVD

Available Tuesday, May 12th, Strawberry Shortcake Berry Best In Show will encourage viewers to be their self with these fun episodes: Continue reading

Miguel’s Jr. Makes a Splash in The OC with Authentic Mexican Food | @WeAreMiguelsJr #MiguelsJr

Last week I was invited to attend a media tasting of a family owned Mexican fast food restaurant which is launching their newest Orange County location this week. Miguel’s Jr. is opening its third Orange County location this week at the Tustin Marketplace.

Miguel's Jr Tustin MarketplaceSponsored Post

I just loved the atmosphere of Miguel’s Jr. in Tustin. Bright blue walls, friendly staff to greet you as you walk into the door, I felt right at home. We had a chance to meet Mary, the founder and her sons as they told us about their rooted beginnings in the Inland Empire and their goal to keep Miguel’s authentic.
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Family Fun with Wheel Fun Rentals at Irvine Park Railroad & Giveaway| @IrvineParkRR #Giveaway

It’s getting warmer and perfect weather to spend quality time with the family outdoors. Irvine Park offers families a variety of fun with the Railroad activities, playgrounds scattered throughout the park and more.  Wheel Fun Rentals® at Irvine Park bike and paddle boat rentals offers many fun bikes and paddle boat options to rent.

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Families will have loads of fun and recreation with Wheel Run Rentals’ unique outdoor recreational vehicles – the surrey and paddle boats. Continue reading

Happy Mother’s Day from ToddlerTrails

Happy Mother's Day from our Three Generations of Moms

Happy Mother’s Day from our Three Generations of Moms

Just a quick note to all our Mom/Grandmother followers, I hope you have a wonderful Mother’s Day! May you be showered with love and affection in appreciation of what you do as a mom.

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Celebrate Mom at Medieval Times | @MedievalTimesCA #MomFree #MTFan

Do you have plans for Mother’s Day? You may be like me and have been so busy that you haven’t had a chance to plan anything yet, but Medieval Times is making it easy! From now through Sunday, May 9th, bring mom to the Buena Park Castle and she’s FREE!

Medieval Times Moms Day, Mother's Day FreeToddler Trails Disclosure

At Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament in Buena Park, we think all moms are special. That’s why Mom is free* for all shows from Monday, May 4, through Sunday, May 10, 2015, when accompanied by one full-paid adult admission. Continue reading