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A couple of weeks ago, my friend and colleague Andrea Fellman from Savvy Sassy Moms and I co-hosted a fun “Smile Cocktail Party” event in San Jose for Invisalign.  Not only did we have fun with with friends and enjoy some delicious appetizers, but we learned a great deal from a doctor that they had brought in to give us the 101 on the truth about Invisalign. I was very suprised at some of these facts as I for one always assumed that Invisalign was more costly than braces… Here are a few fun facts and myth busters that I […] Continue reading →


Mr. Men Little Miss will make their official re-launch in the U.S. this summer with two special events in Los Angeles. The adorable family of illustrated characters, each with their own unique personalities originated in the ’70’s and quickly became a household favorite with collections of books, a TV series and various consumer products following shortly after. Now, Mr. Happy, Little Miss Sunshine and all of the characters will be re-introduced with two special events in Los Angeles aimed at fans of all ages: Mr. Men Little Miss Go to Hollywood at RON ROBINSON Fred Segal and Everybody’s a Somebody! […] Continue reading →

Over the weekend, Milk + Bookies, a non profit organization that inspires children to give back using books as currency, hosted a fun story time event featuring books, fun activities for the entire family and a few celebrity readers. During the Westfield Culver City event, celebrities such as Busy Phillips, Constance Zimmer, Mason Cook, Alexis Bellino, Elizabeth Rohm and Caroline Sunshine read to the children from several of my own personal favourites: The Giving Tree Knock Knock Jokes Miss Rumphries Puff The Magic Dragon If You Give A Mouse A Cookie Lots of fun was had by all! Along with […] Continue reading →

Tutus4Tots 2011

Huge smiles and happy tears were a trend at Ooh! La, La! Couture‘s 2nd Annual Tutus4Tots held last week in California. Little girls were escorted through racks of colorful dresses by young Hollywood celebs who posed for photos and signed autographs. The girls couldn’t wait to try on the beautiful tutus and were thrilled to bring them home. One of the mothers brought the room to tears when she thanked everyone, saying that it was her daughters’ first birthday and she couldn’t afford to give her a present… She was so grateful to have a beautiful new dress given to […] Continue reading →

One more day! The 84th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade will be taking place in New York City, tomorrow morning and we have all the details, times, maps and information for those who are planning on attending. On Thanksgiving Day, over 800 Macy’s volunteers will take up the task of entertaining millions of people who will line the streets of New York City for the big Parade. It’s a crazy job, but these clowns are up to the challenge. Following is a list of the clown units featured in the 84th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade: Birthday Party Clowns Circus Clowns […] Continue reading →

After their first two stops in Chicago and Boston, the LEGO® KidsFest Tour is wrapping up the 2010 season with their last event of the year. If you haven’t had a chance to attend this fun family event and live in the Hartford, CT area, this is your chance! The LEGO® KidsFest Tour will be stopping at The Connecticut Convention Center on December 3-5, offering LEGO lovers a three-day interactive experience filled with fun creative experiences and activities for the entire family. The event will be divided in five timed sessions over three days in Hartford. Each session will offer […] Continue reading →

Really, who doesn’t love Sanrio? Known to bring smiles to people of all ages for decades, Sanrio is now celebrating their 50th anniversary with a fun line-up of events – including a tour, inspired by their “small gift, big smile” philosophy. Part of the nationwide celebration will include a cross-country mobile pop-up shop tour and special anchor events in Los Angeles and Miami. These festivities will pay tribute to Sanrio’s fans whose overwhelming support through the years has helped the global company grow into a $5 billion business with such popular characters as Hello Kitty®, Little Twin Stars®, My Melody®, […] Continue reading →