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Field Trip to Vietnam in Orange County

This summer we are exploring Asia without leaving Southern California. I know it sounds a little weird but let me explain what I mean. Southern California is home to several different neighborhoods that offer international products, foods and experiences. There is Chinatown in Downtown Los Angeles, Little India in Artesia, Koreatown in Los Angeles and Little Saigon in Westminster OC. We live close to Westminster so on a regular day we visited Little Saigon with friends. Our first stop was the fruit market to experience Jack, Lychee, Rambutan and Dragon fruit. Little Saigon in Westminster, CA is a neighborhood filled with shops, markets, restaurants and bakeries that bring the Vietnamese culture to Southern California. It is truly amazing that a little piece of Asia is right here in Orange County for all of us to enjoy and experience. We started our field trip to Little Saigon with the Fruit Market Trai-Cay Ngon located off Bolsa and Magnolia.  The shopping center has an Asian

Crazy for Breakfast Sandwiches 101 Delicious meals. #Giveaway #cookbook

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day. Get organized for back to school with this informational cookbook, "Crazy for Breakfast Sandwiches." Recipes that help you create delicious meals with your sandwich maker. So dust off your sandwich maker and get cooking breakfast like a chef. Disclaimer: This is a sponsored post. ***Enter for a chance to win this great cookbook. It is a great tool to have in your kitchen. a Rafflecopter giveaway

Places to go with family and friends in Southern California.

Southern California is full of fun things to do. This week my family is visiting from out of town. Naturally, I had to come up with fun places to take them to visit. I have come up with a list of "must do" with family and friends before the summer is over.  Add caption Knotts Berry Farm and Soak City - Great shows for the entire family and super fun rides for all ages. Camp Snoopy is a favorite of ours as well as Snoopy on Ice performances. The grilled turkey leg is a must for foodies along with the boysenberry punch. Soak City across the street has water fun! Here is a few of my stories about visiting the park. Knott's Calico ride is better than new. Best deal in town is an annual pass .   Medieval Times Dinner & Tournament - Knights, amour, museum and a baby dragon for dinner. Everyone should visit this place at least once in their life. It transports you back to the dark ages. The kids and adults become glued the minute the tournament begins. This is a