How about a Wine and Cheesecake Tasting Party with Shari’s Berries?

Ann About Town was provided with Shari’s Berries Cheesecake Trios to facilitate my wine and cheesecake tasting party. Please note that all opinions and photographs are my own. With 365 days in a year, it’s hard to keep track of all the special days we should be celebrating. So I was really happy not to have […]

Nintendo plus Yogurtland = Game On!

This summer (2016) Yogurtland is teaming up with Nintendo to give us 10 new Nintendo game-inspired flavors! So let’s do some math here: Nintendo plus Yogurtland equals Game On! I’ve told you about Yogurtland before, and I don’t mind it at all when I’m asked to talk about Yogurtland again–it means I get to go try […]

Dream Dinners helps you make a meal

Ann About Town was invited to try Dream Dinners in Tustin; preparing the ingredients for 3 meals, which I brought home to cook and eat later. Please note that all photographs and opinions are my own. Years ago, I saw a Dream Dinners store in the strip mall near my house and I had one of those […]

How to Create Vision Boards–Fast and Easy

Please note that this post contains affiliate links. Any income derived from these links will help support this blog. Whether you’re an entrepreneur or a stay-at-home parent, Vision Boards are wonderful tools for focusing on your goals, discovering your dreams and even organizing your plans. I’ve been creating my own vision board for years and recently […]

Black Box DTSA for Craft Cocktails and More

Ann About Town was invited to the Gigasavvy Social Event at Black Box DTSA (in downtown Santa Ana, CA). Please note that all photos and opinions are my own. It was a warm late afternoon when we pulled into downtown Santa Ana; on our way to Black Box DTSA on the corner of Main and […]

Johnny Rockets is not just Burgers, Shakes and Fries–There’s a Giveaway!

Johnny Rockets is celebrating their 30th anniversary in 2016; and part of their celebration involves a “brand refresh.” Ann About Town got to be a part of this refresh when I was invited to attend a taste-testing event–to give my opinion on several potential meatless burgers for Johnny Rockets veggie burger menu. Johnny Rockets Begins The first Johnny Rockets opened […]

Carmel by the Sea is the place to be

In May, I was lucky enough to be part of a group of bloggers who traveled to Central California. We spent a few days in Carmel by the Sea, the Carmel Valley and Monterrey for #LLBlogNotaConf. This is part of a series about our trip. Living in SoCal all my life has provided me with many opportunities for […]

Stacked Celebrates Dads & Grads in June

Ann About Town was invited to breakfast at Stacked in Huntington Beach; all opinions and photographs are my own, and not for use without my express permission. June is another big month for celebrations; from Dads to grads, birthday, weddings and more. And speaking of celebrations, Stacked celebrates their 5th anniversary! Not only are they […]