Picnic & Cook Out Tips

Guest Blogger: Huntington Beach resident Erika Reardon of Erika’s Catering Company. Like any meal, you must plan ahead for picnics and cook outs if you have any hope of an enjoyable afternoon for you too!  Here are a couple tips for taking your meals on the road this summer! MENU PLANNING Pre -cook your meats.  Yes,…

Special to Surf City Family Subscribers: Win tickets to the OC FAIR!

It’s that time of year again – when families troop to the OC Fair in Costa Mesa for good ol’ carnival fun, fried food and cool rides and shows.  This year’s fair opens on July 16th and will go till August 15th. There will be FREE admission and parking from Noon – 1 PM on opening day, Friday…

Surf, sand, sea and milk?

As we enter another awesomely perfect weekend in Huntington Beach, I thought I’d share with you some snapshots of last weekend at the beach. < After parking on the street, we started to make our way to the pier to catch Project S.O.S and visit the Mootopia lounge and were happily greeted by a skatepark…

The Call of Nature

We are so lucky to live in a place that values nature – we’ve got the beach, parks and event he wetlands here in Surf City.  But if you’d like to take the kiddies to get even more up close and personal with nature, you should check out the Shipley Nature Center. Did I mention…