Archive for the 'Kid's Arts and Crafts' Category



The Story Pirates at Critter’s Birthday!

Published on June 4, 2013

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I had SO much fun planning the Critter’s birthday this year! I had the good fortune to arrange that the Story Pirates would perform at the party, and can honestly say that I have never been so excited to share something fun and new with our friends and family.
I first saw the Story [...]


Culture and Costume at Fowler Museum

Published on April 27, 2013

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The Critter and I spent an idyllic afternoon last week at The Fowler, getting to know the wonderful gem of a museum located on the UCLA campus. The Fowler started as way for world travelers to share objects collected from different cultures, and its beautifully curated exhibits show all the love and care of those [...]


Hopping into Spring Break

Published on April 9, 2013

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As y’all know, I LOVE holidays, and Easter is my favorite – I think it’s the colors and all the cuteness. This year was a real milestone for us, as we have now started attending a church that we really like. We decided to make this shift from non practicing to practicing Christian behavior because [...]


Project Succulent at BeverlyHillsMom’s: Plant Assassin No More

Published on February 1, 2013

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I confess that I have always been a plant murderer. Fortunately I have been rehabilitated by the ease with which we lucky Southern Californians can grow succulents. I have managed not to kill quite a few attractive plants that grow whether or not I pay any attention to them. I was inspired at the LA [...]


Art and Politics kick off BeverlyHillsMom’s 2013

Published on January 23, 2013

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Happy New Year to you, my faithful readers! First on my 2013 agenda was to by get involved and support Nancy Krasne for our local city council election. I believe she is the BEST candidate for our city – she is the one I know is reading ALL the lines and in between to make [...]


Boobiepalooza Empowers with Education and Fun

Published on August 13, 2012

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Summer Art & Events Inspire

Published on July 19, 2012

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Dear reader, what a summer we’re having! If you follow my Twitter stream, you know I haven’t deserted y’all – My Perfect Husband (now also known as the BeverlyHillsDad!), the Critter and I have really been enjoying all the activities and events we possibly can, because you know how we love people, style, and fun. [...]


Caine’s Arcade – Entrepreneurship Goes Viral

Published on May 2, 2012

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The things I would miss if I didn’t keep up with the PBS Parents Facebook page! I can’t begin to say all the things I love about this story – Caine built an entire arcade with business systems in place out of cardboard and repurposed objects out of his dad’s East LA auto parts business. [...]


Very Exciting Announcement – I’m a PBS Kids VIP!

Published on April 23, 2012

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I have been keeping some great news under my hat until I could do a proper announcement. See that little button over there to the right on my home page? I was recently asked to be A PBS Kids VIP! I have been a fervent supporter of all things PBS, and now that I have [...]


LAArt Show for Generations of Art Lovers

Published on March 9, 2012

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You may recall that Barrie and I went to the LAArtShow Premiere Opening Party awhile back. My Perfect Husband thinks most contemporary art is bulls@*t, and I needed some catch up time with the gay husband, so we made it a downtown night. We started with cocktails and nibbles joined by a couple of Barrie’s [...]