Sacramento Celebrates National Grilled Cheese Day this Weekend at Southside Park

There is a celebration for everything!  We have National Donut Day in June, National Hot Dog in July and my favorite: National Grilled Cheese Day that was on April 12. Who doesn’t love the ooey gooey cheesy delicacies?  Definitely one of my favorites!  My family did celebrate this wonderful holiday with a quick dinner of…

Kids Eat for Free at these Sacramento-Area Restaurants

Days are getting shorter, the weather is getting cooler and school is officially back in session.  For most families, that means homework, sports practice and endless school events.  As our days get more hectic, we tend to find ways to make our lives a little easier.  Dinner sometimes get’s pushed off to last minute and…

11 Surprising Ways to Immerse your Kids in Sacramento’s Farm-to-Fork Culture this Fall

What makes Sacramento the Farm-to-Fork Capital of the world? A year-round growing season and ideal climate for, oh, just about 1.5 million acres of farms and ranches growing over 160 crops! But did you know that there’s a cornucopia of ways in which families and kids can dig into all this Farm-to-Fork fun? And the…

Top Family Friendly Restaurants in Sacramento

Many families come to Sacramento on business, stop in for dinner on their way to the mountains or just live in our wonderful capital city.  Whether you are visiting Sacramento from out of town, live in the area or are just passing through, we have plenty of family friendly eateries to choose from so you can…

Where Kids Can Eat For Free Around Sacramento

By Heather Crivellone School is back in session, soccer season has started and moms across Sacramento are frantically trying to find fast and easy meals to prepare for their kids.   Eating out can be costly (especially if you have a large family), but luckily there are many local restaurants that offer FREE or reduced meals…

Kids Eat Free in Sacramento

By Heather Crivellone School is back in session…and that means (for many families), homework, sports practice and events.  As our days get more hectic, we tend to find ways to make our lives a little easier.  Dinner sometimes get’s pushed off to last minute- and instead of spending a ton of money on fast food,…

Kids Eat Free in Sacramento!

By Heather Crivellone Everyone is always looking for a great deal- and as moms, we are always trying to find ways to save on our monthly budget. Sometimes going out on “date night” is just not an option. However, there are quite a few local restaurants that offer “Kids Eat Free” and/or very reduced prices for…

Stay Cool at Farrell’s Ice Cream Parlour

By Heather Crivellone I scream, you scream, we all scream for ICE CREAM!”.  And with the Sacramento temperatures rising this week, I know where my family is going to be…. the ice cream parlour! I don’t know a kid (or an adult) who doesn’t love some ice-cold, creamy goodness!  And here in Sacramento, we have…

Kids Eat Free in Sacramento

By Heather Crivellone Everyone is always looking for a great deal- and as moms, we are always trying to find ways to save on our monthly budget. Sometimes going out on “date night” is just not an option. However, there are quite a few local restaurants that offer “Kids Eat Free” and/or very reduced prices…

Family Friendly Farm-to-Fork Happenings

Last year, Sacramento was named America’s Farm-to-Fork Capital – a well-deserved designation, as the Sacramento area has been supporting and consuming fresh, locally grown food for years.  Now that it’s official, just about everyone has enthusiastically jumped on board to participate in and celebrate Sacramento’s inaugural Farm-to-Fork Week, September 22-28, 2013.  While there are literally dozens and…