Boudin SF Sourdough arrives in Orange County!

Boudin SF Sourdough

Ann About Town was invited to a tasting event at Boudin SF Huntington Beach. Please note that all opinions and photos are my own. Please do not use without my permission. Boudin SF in the Beginning It all started back in 1849; San Francisco was a boomtown, full of miners, farmers and city folk all looking […]

Do You Know Dog Poop? If You Own a Dog, You Should!

Do You Know Dog Poop?

Warning: you may not want to read this around meal time. As a Brand Ambassador for Just Right by Purina, I was provided with this infographic to share some important information to help you care for your dogs.  OK, so dog poop isn’t exactly popular dinner conversation (at least not at my dinner table); but […]

Candy Crush comes to Yogurtland

Yogurtland Sweet Treats with Candy Crush

Ann About Town was invited to the Yogurtland corporate offices to attend a preview tasting of the new Candy Crush-inspired flavors. Please note that all photos and opinions are my own. Several years ago, I found myself in the throes of an addiction–it was an addiction to playing Candy Crush on my IPad. As addictions […]

How to Keep Your Dog from Becoming Overweight

Don't let your dog become overweight

This information is provided by Just Right by Purina. Although I am compensated for providing this information, all opinions are my own. Many people think of their pets as part of the family. When we have a special meal, we want to share it with them, just like the rest of the family. And just like […]

Firmoo Frames Review; The Second Pair

Firmoo Frames Review

Please note that Ann About Town was provided with frames for glasses from Firmoo, in exchange for writing this post; however, all photographs and opinions are my own. This post contains affiliate links. I’ve written about Firmoo frames before, and have to say my original opinion of their service and their products has not changed. […]

The Mission Square Restaurant

Mission Square Restaurant, Uptown Whittier

This is not a sponsored post; a friend and I were just looking for somewhere new to check out, and The Mission Square caught my eye. Setting the scene: Friday night; dinner with my BFF; “What do you want for dinner?” “I don’t know; how about Italian?” “Someplace new, that we’ve never been to before. […]

Dogs on Deployment Gives Peace of Mind

Dogs on Deployment

What happens to the family pets when a service man or woman faces deployment? There are a lot of changes in their lives and it’s impossible to explain to a pet; but they need just as much care and understanding as the rest of the family. Shawn and Alisa Johnson realized there wasn’t much support, […]

Cascade Ice Sparkling Water Review

Cascade Sparkling Ice Review

Please note that Ann About Town was provided with samples of Cascade Ice Sparkling Water for review purposes. All opinions and photos are my own. With warmer weather on the way (although it seems fleeting sometimes), I know I’m spending more time outdoors; working in the yard, walking the dogs, bbq-ing or just enjoying the sunshine and […]