My Word of the Year for 2017

As a blogger, and even not as a blogger, January brings the beginning of a new year; and with that, the chance to review and renew our goals, directions and focus. In the last few years I’ve chosen words like Forward, Light, Stretch and Reboot. I’ve used these words in my daily life, in focusing […]

Sneaky Spinach Author Reading at Nékter Juice Bar in Costa Mesa

This post may contain affiliate links, which help support the publishing of this website. Alexis Schulze is debuting her first children’s book, Sneaky Spinach, aimed at encouraging young children and their families to eat healthier and live more active and balanced lives. Sneaky Spinach & Nekter Juice Bar In 2010, Alexiz Schulze and her husband […]

Odysseo brings Horsepower to The White Big Top

Ann About Town was provided with VIP Tickets to experience Odysseo by Cavalia in Irvine, California. Please note that all photographs and all opinions are my own. We were all bundled up against the chill of the evening as we pulled into the parking lot of the White Big Top. We arrived early, because we were both […]

Thoughtfully Gifts makes Gift-Giving Easy

Ann About Town was gifted with a Cocktail Lover’s Gift Set from Thoughtfully for review purposes. Please note that all opinions and photos are my own. When my Thoughtfully Gift box first arrived, I could tell right away it was going to be fun. And I wasn’t disappointed! What are Thoughtfully Gifts? Thoughtfully gifts are […]

Cream is not just any Ice Cream Sandwich

Ann About Town was invited to a private media event at Cream in the Irvine Spectrum. Please note that all opinions and photographs are my own, and not to be used without my express permission. Back in 2010, Jimmy and Gus Shamieh brought the ice cream sandwich out of the kitchen and into our hands […]

Yogurtland brings more colorful flavors inspired by Trolls

I’ve professed my love of Yogurtland frozen yogurt before, and always love being asked to share what’s new and delicious there. Today I even have a Yogurtland Gift Card to give away to one of my lucky readers! Inspired by the lively and fun characters in the new DreamWorks Animation film Trolls, Yogurtland introduced 10 colorful flavors, […]

Toruk The First Flight from Cirque du Soleil

Ann About Town was invited to attend opening night of Toruk – The First Flight at the Citizens Business Bank Arena in Ontario, California. Please note that all opinions are my own, and property of Ann About Town. Do not use them without my express permission. Upon first walking into the arena to see Toruk The […]

Laguna Canyon Winery offers award-winning wines in an intimate setting

Ann About Town was invited to a First Friday Wine Tasting Dinner from Laguna Canyon Winery and EatNDrinkGeeks. Please note that all opinions and photographs are my own, and property of Ann About Town–not to be used without my express permission. One of my favorite activities is wine tasting. Shopping for great wine is fun, but […]