Thursday, May 25, 2017

The Queen Mary In Long Beach is a Great Attraction

The Queen Mary is a boat.  Why in the world would I ever want to see it? That's what I said before I went to...

Best Restaurant in Monteray, CA – Alvarado Fish & Steak House

We were tired. Hungry. And just wanted to eat someplace fast. After our long drive from LA, someone at our Monterey hotel suggested a few local places...

The Best Babysitting Scam for $$ !

Minimum wage is $7.25 an hour.  That's usually for teen jobs, entry level gigs or for jobs that don't require to much brain-power.  And that...

Best Advice to Deal With Mid Life Crisis Man

I've been though it.  It sucks.  It sucks worse than anything you can imagine.  It sucks worse than him dying.  It sucks worse than...

The Devil In The White City Review

If you are looking for a murder...a true story in a city that is still a bubbling place...this is your book. I grew up in...

“Noodles”

I cook steak. "I want noodles..." I cook chicken. "I want noodles..." I make salad. "I want noodles..." That's all my seven year old...

Debbie Downer Is The New Name of My 15 Year Old...

How can you not have fun at a water park? Really???  What is not to love? Slippery slides inducing heart-pounding laughter and amusement?  118 degree weather...

What Kids Need Most

Kids Need 3 things: 1) Unconditional Love.   No matter what they do, or how much they drive us crazy....offer continuous hugs, kisses and words...

My Style…

Whoever said we need to look perfect all the time should be shot. I enjoy wearing mistmatched comfy old sweat pants and Ugg boots almost as...

The Grand Del Mar Resort in San Diego Review

The Grand Del Mar, is only 6 years old and one of San Diego’s premier resorts!  Great for families looking for a quick getaway...

UnPlugging Dad on Disney Wonder

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hNhFejhs4ms] If you're husband is like a newborn baby, barely able to function without connecting to the "MotherShip" every three seconds, the Disney Wonder...

Want Revenge? Try Karma

Want revenge?  Try Karma.  Don't be a jerk or a dick or a bitch.  Do absolutely nothing.  Karma will take care of it. A few...

Laurie McDermott co-Hosts The El Segundo Christmas Parade

  I was asked by Dennis McNeil to co-host the annual El Segundo Christmas Parade.  And somehow, it made the PAPER!  Thanks for everyone who...

Brian’s Shaved Ice is Worth The Drive!

I'm addicted. I've been to Hawaii and I've seen the light...felt the passion....eaten the BEST Hawaiian Shaved Ice one can only dream about!!! Deliciously covered ice...

Coffee Bean New Caramel Coconut Drinks Are Fun

Coffee Bean has fun new Coffee drinks that Kids love.  Well they did.  $2 Caramel Coconut drinks on sale from 2-5.  This was in...

Best Quote on Judging Others

I hear lots of words all day long.  I love words.  They can be twisted, manipulated and carved into great statements. Once in a blue...

Cool Video Kids Will Love – Domino’s

I've never really understood how to play dominos - so we'd get them to do line them up, push one and watch them fall! I'm...

Who Needs a Wife?

“Proof of Heaven” Book Review Great Read

Reading "Proof of Heaven" will have you convinced that Heaven is for real. Do you believe?  Why would you not?  I believe.  Maybe it really...

Flying With Kids

Mom flies with screaming kid, people think, "Bad Mother!"   Dad flies with screaming kid, people think, "What a good father....where is that bad Mother!?"

“I Don’t Like Gloria”

  It's a great book.  A simple book.  Easy words.  Simple words. Best of all, it's message is hilariously clear:  Be happy with what you get...

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