I love websites that are both fun and informative and Tiny Oranges is just that. Tiny Oranges is an online lifestyle boutique for today’s stylish mom. Providing the lowdown on the juiciest places, spaces, products, services, outings and ideas that inspire. Jennifer, the creator of Tiny Oranges always has the best product and outing reviews of Orange County.She also has the absolute best giveaways!! You must check her site out.
She recently featured a review of Tanaka Farms Strawberry Tours in Irvine, that is perfect for a family outing. It sounds like a deliciously good time. To read about Tanaka Farms Strawberry Tour review click here.
I’m always on the look out for interesting and fun places that my kiddos will like. I’ve been looking to take them to a farm and came upon one that caters to the little ones.
Amy’s Farms is a real working farm that provides hands on, guided tours to children of all ages.
The guided tour allows you and your child to take a walk through a garden and learn about fruits and vegetables, pet goats and sheep in the petting zoo, feed baby cows, pet horses and see chickens, roosters, turkeys, geese, ducks, pigeons, and guinea hens.
The tour price is $7.00 per person. Children 2 and under are free. Tours are 1 hour to 1 1/2 hour longs. You can only tour the farm by making a reservation. The minimum size tour is 10 person- if you have less than 10 people they can add you to another group. The farm is open year round Mon-Fri year round. Tours start at 9:00 am, 9:45am,10:30am, and 11:15am. They offer a selected amount of Saturday tours at 10:30 am.
There are season activities as follows year round-
- Only in January, the kids get to pet baby chicks.
- Only in February, the kids get to pet baby bunnies.
- In September, feed carrots to the horses!
- In the summer, everyone receives popsicles.
- In October and November, enjoy the tour, learn about pumpkins, and pick one out of the pumpkin patch!
This place is an absolute blast and is perfect for a playgroup or just going with a group of friends.
You can pay by check or cash- no credit cards and can pay on the day of your tour
oh and almost forgot – Amy’s Farms is located between the border of Chino and Ontario.
7698 Eucalyptus Ave
Ontario, CA 91762
1 block from the Ontario airport
You can call and make reservations at 909-393-2936 or click here for online reservations
Did you know that the suburban city of Placentia has a farm? Located at 1128 North Kraemer Boulevard is the Schaner Farm. The all-organic farm is run by David Schaner where he has been farming the land in Placentia for the last decade. This is the same family farm where he was raised. There are veggies galore, as well as fresh eggs, honey and even avocados!
The farm also sells bunches of wildflowers, pumpkins in October and a variety of other goodies.
This 9-acre farm is open 7 days a week. Monday through Friday from 11 AM to 6 PM and Weekends from 11 AM to 4 PM.