Family Fun: A Trip To The Monterey Bay Aquarium

Family Fun: A Trip To The Monterey Bay Aquarium

Baby C loves reading about fishes, whales and sharks so we decided to take a road trip to Monterey, California and visit the Monterey is a beautiful little town with lots of history and great for walking and biking. We didn’t have a chance to bike while we were there but we did enjoy walking along Cannery Row and seeing the wildlife along the coast. There were seals, otters and pelicans basking in the sun.

We stayed at the Portola Hotel and Spa which was about a 20 minute walk to the Monterey Bay Aquarium. We were pleasantly surprised that the hotel was so accommodating to pets and young children.  Tip: Most of the hotels sell aquarium tickets. I recommend buying tickets from the hotel directly for two reasons. First, it saves time because the wait time to purchase tickets at the aquarium entrance was anywhere from 30 – 60 minutes. Second, we got two days instead of one for the same price.

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Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt’s Kids Jealous of Sister Vivienne’s Big Movie Paycheck

Angelina Jolie Takes Her Kids Shopping For Halloween Costumes

It looks like Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt are dealing with a situation that should probably have been anticipated. They’ve decided to allow 4-year old daughter Vivienne to take a starring role in Disney’s upcoming film, Malenificent and with it comes a nifty paycheck of $3,000 a week. The couple’s 5 other children are fuming over the situation and are thinking that preferential treatment got Viv the role.

According to a source at the National Enquirer things at home are a little chilly.  “They look at it as a big allowance. Her screen debut has caused a major rift in the family. Now they all want their own turn in the spotlight.”

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Harrison Ford & Calista Flockheart Soak Up The Rio Sun With Liam

Harrison Ford, Calista Flockhart and son Liam Vacation in Rio

Harrison Ford and Calista Flockheart enjoyed a day sightseeing with their son Liam at Ipanema Beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on Sunday (Feb. 17th).

Despite their high-powered Hollywood profiles, the couple looked like any other tourist family enjoying the sunshine. Flockheart  and Ford were both dressed casually while they enjoyed sipping from a coconut while walking. … [read more]