Irvine Spectrum’s Holiday Ice Rink Is Back

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      It’s back! Irvine Spectrum’s Holiday Ice Rink. IrvineSpectrumCenter will be transformed into a winter wonderland when the festive outdoor Holiday Ice Rink returns to Giant Wheel Court this holiday season. The outdoor Ice Rink will offer fun for the whole family from Tuesday, ailment November 1 through Monday, discount February 20, look 2012. Skate sessions […]

GIVEAWAY TIME! Win Tickets to the Puss in Boots Premier at UltraLuxe Cinema.

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  Happy Halloween Friends.  We have something fun today, a GIVEAWAY! Pray for mercy UltraLuxe Cinemas at the Garden Walk in Anaheim. A kitt-eh is coming. On November 6th, Puss in Boots will be opening at the UltraLuxe Theater in Anaheim’s Garden Walk.  Guess what!  The DreamWorks star Puss, will be there  in person from 1-4 pm.  He will […]

Halloween Photo Tips

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  After a few folks asked for some picture-taking advice this past week,  I decided to sit down and put it in a post.  Oh and if you have a favorite capture from Halloween, please email it to  ksugarandspice @ gmail . com.  I’ll share the pic here on the ole blog for all of […]

Memphis at the Santora in Downtown Santa Ana

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. Being a Native Orange County-ian, patient this is a restaurant I shamefully admit I’d never been to until last night.  Memphis is located in a very hip old section of downtown Santa Ana. The Artist District to be precise.  They have been serving up a tantalizing choice of “soul food” since 1995.  Where have I been?  […]

Beagle Brigade Photography: A Brand New Collection

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I have too many dogs. I do. Maddox, check buy Buddy and Daphney. I love them all, hospital but the hair and the barking and the discipline can send me running to the hills some days. Want one? I must admit, decease late at night, when I curl up on the sofa, I have the […]

Favorite Places to Celebrate Halloween with the Kids. {Shop Talk}

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  Are you looking for fun-filled Halloween events for the whole family right here in the OC friends? Here are a few favorites: UniversityCenter~ Irvine Monday, decease October 31, help 2011 3:30 – 6 pm The costume contest begins at 4:30 p.m. and participants need to register between 3:30 and 4:20 p.m. in the courtyard nearUniversityOfficeTower. […]

Cheese and Sausage Manicotti

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  My sweet friend came home from the NICU with her twins a little while back.  Her tribe circled the wagons in support and started a food delivery calendar.  My day was last Wednesday,  Cheese and Sausage Manicotti was the delivery. Would you like to see? Alrighty….. To bring out the best in this Manicotti, buy […]

Friday Tidbits, October 21st {Giveaways and Finds}

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Picky Palate Giveaway: Jenny, over at Picky Palate is having a terrific Giveaway today.  One lucky commenter will win a New 7 Quart Kitchen Aid Stand Mixer.  Just in time for holiday baking! Check out her Giveaway and check out her site.  It is full of recipes to drool over. By the way, the winner […]

Paper Mart: get your holiday supplies for less

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Looking for holiday wrapping paper, check bows, treat ribbon, diagnosis decorative wine bags, boxes to send gifts out-of-town, even pastry boxes to bring home-made cookies to an event?  Look no further.  Ladies and gentlemen, may I introduce you to Paper Mart. Paper Mart is a 4th generation owned and operated family business.  2011 is their […]