Family Day at OCMA

We visited the Orange County Museum of Art (OCMA) and had a blast. We went to the museum on Free Second Sunday for families. There was three family activities to engage and teach the kids about the featured art exhibition. The featured art exhibition was Sarkisian & Sarkisian. It only took us 30 minutes to […]

Camp Pendleton Sign

We always drive by Camp Pendleton when we are coming back from San Diego and see the brown sign on the right of the 5 freeway. I love the sign because it looks original and pays respect to the history of Camp Pendleton. A lot of people don’t know that the symbol in the middle […]

Our “Military” Vacation Timeshare

I have friends and family that own timeshares or vacation clubs and I have always wanted to buy one too. I thought I was missing out on all the vacation fun. After a couple of our family getaways to Hawaii and San Diego using military lodging I realized I am not missing out on anything. […]

Retirement Ceremony + a 3 year old = No Good

Last week we were invited to attend a retirement ceremony for one of my husband’s very good friends. My husband asked me if I wanted to go with him and I thought about not going at first because of my little three year old tyrant. I ended up going with him and telling myself that […]

I quit going to family parties!

Yes, I said it. As a Latina mom and military wife, family is always first. I love my extended family and going to gatherings on the weekends. As a Latina, I love to get all the “chisme” on the family and to see all the new babies. As a military wife, I understand that my […]