National Geographic Little Explorers Club at Pottery Barn

Did you know that National Geographic has partnered with Pottery Barn Kids and providing a great experience for the little ones? National Geographic is bringing the museum experience to Pottery Barn Kids Stores.

Kiddos 3 and up will learn all about the Ocean and their creatures with three free special sessions. The fun events will feature hands on activities, crafts, quizzes and promise to be a great learning experience.

Each session spotlights a different sea creature

  • Saturday April 30th 10am: Sharks
  • Saturday May 21st 10am: Turtles
  • Wednesday June 8th 10am: World Ocean Day

Kids will receive a badge after attending each session and a special gift after attending all three.

For additional info head here.

OC Auto Coupons and Free Oil Changes everyday in May is an auto repair coupon site with deals at over 170 shops in Orange County and  they are giving away a free oil change every day in May.

There are two ways to enter.  You can either enter here  by liking them on facebook and filling out a short form, or by heading here and entering on their website.  A new winner will be chosen at 11am every day in May staring this Sunday. Entering once also enters you for all future monthly promotions where they will be giving away gift certificates to local shops, car detailing and more.

Have you heard of OC Auto Coupons? They  help  connect consumers with big discounts at local shops.   There are no dealerships or national chains (except some local owned franchises) on the site. supports the local economy though savings and putting a spotlight on our great local auto repair shops. is a sponsor of Daytrippingmom. However all opinions are my own and I can’t wait to enter and try to win one of the free oil changes!

Wordless Wednesday: Figuring it out


We took a drive last week to Corona Del Mar and my son was trying to figure out how he could get a better view than the rest of us.

For more Wordless Wednesday fun  head over to Angry Julie Monday.

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