Wordless Wednesday: Grilled Cheese

This Sunday, April 12, is National Grilled Cheese Day! ...more

Parenting Advice for parents of grade school kids, from a 5th grade graduating parent

In less than three months, my oldest will be graduating from middle school, and my youngest will be graduating from grade school. ...more

Bixby Bridge

If you're planning a drive down California's Highway 1, make sure your drive takes you across Bixby Bridge. It's one of the most iconic landmarks of Northern California, Big Sur and the Pacific Coast. ...more

How we are spending spring break

Spring break is approaching, and many families have travel plans looming. Whether you're headed for the beach, a national park, a theme park, the city, or the countryside, you're probably really excited for what's in store.Click here to read more... ....more

Aliens have taken over my teen... but she's fighting back

A friend once told me that parenting during the teenage years goes so much easier if parents remember that an alien has taken over their teen. ...more

Five Educational Experiences at the Disneyland Resort

The Pea and I just got back from a trip to the Disneyland Resort! ...more

Going to the Disneyland with the Middle School Band

This is a picture from The Pea's first 6th grade concert. ...more

Ways to save time at the Disneyland Resort

Many Disneyland and Disney World posts are about ways to save money. ...more

So You Athletes Think You Can Dance? Yes, We Can!

When friends and family think of my sons, the first words that come to mind are probably: Identical....more

The Pea goes to Japantown

I'm proud to introduce my new guest blogger: The Pea! ...more