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About Me & My Family

I am a mom of an 8 yr old son, a 4 yr old daughter and step-mom to a 23 yr old! My family lives in Southern California. I am a full time mom and a cheerleader for all moms. I write a blog called A Mom in Red High Heels (http://amominredhighheels.com), encouraging moms through beauty and style.
Our Family's Travel Personality
curious, cautious, relaxed, easy_going
We Just Got Back From
A drive up the California Coast
Our Favorite Vacation Spot
Anywhere with a beach
A Place We'd Love To Visit
Hawaii
Favorite Vacation Memory
A week in San Diego enjoying the pool, the beach and the weather!
Worst Travel Moment With My Kids:
Car trips seem exciting when planning but really wear me down by the third day. Those always seems to end with the most exhaustion.
Websites I Like:
http://amominredhighheels.com http://mystrengthinhim.com http://bellasugar.com http://www.jordanalorraine.com

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10 Reviews


September 28 2009
1 family found this helpful
Ambercrombie Kids @ Glendale Galleria
2148 Glendale Galleria,
Glendale,
California 91210
"Styles Are Right for Tweens"
Tween fashion can be difficult. Gymboree is too young, Forever 21 is too old. Try Ambercrombie Kids. The styles are modest, sporty and on top of the trends! They are basic without being boring!

Glendale Galleria offers a storefront so you can let your tween shop to his/her heart's content. The mall features other tween friendly shops like GapKids and Justice.
 
 
September 28 2009
3 families found this helpful
Hollywood History Museum | kids travel, kids activities
Hollywood History Museum
1660 N. Highland Ave (at Hollywood Blvd),
Los Angeles,
California 90028
"A Taste of Beauty History"
The Hollywood Museum is housed in the world famous historic Max Factor Building. The ground floor is made up of the historic Lobby, plus Max Factor’s restored make-up rooms, a vintage B&W photo gallery featuring more than 1000 B&W photos. Cary Grant’s Rolls Royce, Planet of the Apes, Jurassic Park, a tribute to Judy Garland and the "Red Shoes"!

The museum is a self-guided tour, so you can spend as long as you like admiring any exhibit.

If your tween is interested in costumes, props and other memorabilia from Hollywood’s greatest films, TV shows and music acts, this is a must see.
 
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September 28 2009
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Rodeo Drive | kids travel, kids activities
Rodeo Drive
Rodeo Drive,
Beverly Hills,
California
"For True Fashionistas"
If your tween is interested in fashion, you have to take her for a walk down Rodeo Drive! No trip to LA would be complete without it. Take a leisurely stroll past the brands she has no doubt heard of: CHANEL, Christian Dior, Roberto Cavalli, Valentino, Prada and many more. Window shopping at these fine shops is exciting to a future fashion designer or fashion editor!

Be sure to watch for the The Rodeo Drive Walk of Style® plaques embedded into the sidewalks along Rodeo Drive honoring style legends for their contributions to the worlds of fashion and entertainment.
 
 
September 28 2009
1 family found this helpful
This Little Piggy Wears Cotton
309 Wilshire Blvd.,
Santa Monica,
California 90401
"High-quality European and American Fashion"
This Little Piggy Wears Cotton is an adorable store featuring European and American labels for newborns to age fourteen.

Your tween will find unique fashions and accessories that can only come from a specialty boutique like this!

For added enjoyment, walk the 3rd Street Promenade boutiques and restaurants to score more great shopping!
 
 
September 28 2009
1 family found this helpful
Okie Dokie Kids Salon | kids travel, kids activities
Okie Dokie Kids Salon
20929 Ventura Blvd #41,
Woodland Hills,
California 91364
"Wholesome and Fun Salon Experience"
Taking your tween to your salon for a style may not be the fun experience for her as it is for you! Why not bring her to a salon experienced in kids cuts and provides a fun environment?

Okie Dokie Kids hair stations are equipped with TV's and DVD player to keep your tween occupied during the appointment, as well as games and activities to do while waiting.

They do, of course, offer themed parties (princess, luao or cheerleader) for your tween's special day

BONUS: This salon offers complete salon services for adults as well so your kids can play while you get your hair done! No need to leave your kids at home with a nanny, you can relax and enjoy the stress free services while your kids are having fun!
 
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