Boo! At the LA Zoo

Yesterday, we were invited to the attend Boo at the LA Zoo.  This Halloween themed event took place right inside the LA Zoo. There were stations of different insects from around the world, caves you can walk through that lit up with insects and snakes on the floor.  We weren’t too excited about that…so we ditched the cave.

The kids enjoyed Halloween themed puppet shows, pumpkin carving presentations, and a corn maze (pictured above) that wasn’t shy of scarecrows.

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The best part to me was how they didn’t exclude the Dinosaurs Extinct Exhibit from the Halloween fun.  I wonder what type of tour this guy was on…

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This guys just hanging around (the guy in the tree tent) …I wonder which dinosaur go to him.

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Then there was these flys or wasps….just big ass bugs.

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We also got to enjoy the zoo because admission into the zoo automatically gets you into Boo at the LA Zoo. Who doesn’t love a BOGO?

Happy Hauntings!

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I Can’t Believe It!

Seriously! I can’t believe it’s already been a year since my husband and I married. Our official wedding date is September 6th. This post comes so late because I’ve been super busy with life & kids I haven’t had a second to write up what a wonderful 1 year anniversary we shared.  First off, we went to Kailua-Kona, HI the weekend before our anniversary (which is actually Labor Day weekend). We had such a wonderful time on that island. I have tons of pictures to share but I’ll do a separate post on that soon.

As we continue to celebrate our 1 year anniversary, we came back to he hotel where we got married – The Waterfront Beach Resort in Huntington Beach, CA.  Upon arriving to the hotel we stopped and picked up a replica of the top tier of our wedding cake. Of course we didn’t freeze it…gross!  Our cake came from Rossmoor Pastries in Signal Hill, CA. We loved loved loved our wedding cake.

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We arrived to Suite 726 (which was actually the same suite we didn’t get to enjoy on our wedding night because we were rushed away to the airport & off to our honeymoon in St. Thomas, VI. No complaints here!) and there was this waiting for us…

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No! Not the Ciroc & cranberry juice LOL. The bottle of wine next to it + the cheese, grapes, orange, & crackers (not pictured).

Along with a nice card from our ever sweet wedding concierge Vanessa.

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The view from from this room is spectacular.

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We we enjoyed dinner at Shades Restaurant & Bar on property… of course the salmon was mine.

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then came back back to the room to cut into the cake…

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OMG! Yum! This flavor is California Sunrise

We took a nap, woke to watched a complimentary movie “The Shallows” then ate more cake.

It was a great night! Cheers to Forver!

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