California

Planning a California family vacation? Top family California vacations include kid-friendly resorts, city hotels and best family beaches. Find great family friendly getaway ideas here!

Fun Things To Do In Santa Barbara, California

Fun Things To Do In Santa Barbara, California

Today we're talking all about the beautiful city of Santa Barbara, California. Santa Barbara is a few hours north of Los Angeles. It is a...
Disneyland Tips

Tips On Doing Disneyland In Summer With The Heat And Crowds

I come from a huge Disney loving family. I don't remember my very first trip to Disneyland because I was a newborn baby. I've...
Visiting Knott’s Berry Farm with Small Children

Visiting Knott’s Berry Farm with Small Children

My family and I recently had the opportunity to visit Southern California's Knott's Berry Farm, known as America's first theme park, in order to...
Disneyland Hotel

Travel Review: Disneyland Hotel

A couple weeks ago we were given the most amazing opportunity to attend the Disney Social Media Moms Conference at Disneyland in California. For those...
Disneyland Tips

How to Have the Most Fun at Disneyland (VIDEO)

Happy "How-To Monday", everyone! Today's how-to video is all about the Happiest Place on Earth. Yep, Disneyland! We have a few guest hosts to...
San Diego Zoo

7 Tips to Maximize Your Trip To The San Diego Zoo

  About the author: Allison Cuevas of Charlie Tested. Allison is the blogger behind Charlie Tested and is a former high school teacher turned stay-at-home mom...
Visiting the La Brea Tar Pits with Small Children

Visiting the La Brea Tar Pits with Small Children

Having grown up in Southern California, my husband has very fond memories of visiting the La Brea Tar Pits as a child. He couldn't...
5 Fun, Family-Friendly Things to Do in Long Beach, California

5 Fun, Family-Friendly Things to Do in Long Beach, California

Thinking of visiting Long Beach, CA? Here are our five favorite family-friendly things to do there! Aquarium of the Pacific: This aquarium, open 9 am to...
Fun Things To Do With The Kids On Catalina Island

Fun Things To Do With The Kids On Catalina Island

Close to one million people travel to Catalina Island every year, and for good reason. The island is gorgeous and offers a wide range...
Fun Things To Do With The Kids In Sacramento

Fun Things To Do With The Kids In Sacramento

Given that I'm a California girl, it's only right that I share a list of fun things to do in my state's beautiful capitol...
Visiting SeaWorld San Diego with Small Children

Visiting SeaWorld San Diego with Small Children

My family recently visited SeaWorld San Diego with our 2-year-old twin boys. We went on a Sunday during SeaWorld's Halloween Spooktacular, so we expected...
Travel Review: San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Travel Review: San Diego Zoo Safari Park

Even if you've never been to San Diego, you've likely heard of the famous San Diego Zoo. But did you know there is another...