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The Old Place A great place to dine in Agoura Hills

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Harken back to the old west at a very unique place to brunch or dine. This is such a great visit to days of Old California.
http://www.oldplacecornell.com

Memories Of Malibu

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Growing up on the beach, I can vividly remember those wonderful summers with my family. Now I can share with my sons and daughters and my grand children. It is a thrill to be able to see them enjoy the ocean as I did and now as I DO watching them discover the beach.

The Garden In Summer

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The Chinese Garden at The Huttington, Pasadena, California is one of the most enchanting spots during the summer or throughout the year. It is like walking into a dream and another world. Hard to believe it is located in California. Chinese artisans were brought to California to recreate some of the most beautiful elements of a traditional Chinese garden.

Skirball Museum Great For Kids

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Enjoyed a wonderful day at the Skirball Museum in Los Angeles (conveniently located off the 405 in close distance to the Getty Museum.) This museum has wonderful children education areas to explore. We visited the Art Studio where you can actually create things. This week the subject was “hats” and what fun we had watching and creating. The museum provides all the materials and scraps you need to make any kind of hat you can think of and it is all part of the general admission. This is a wonderful experience for kids and grown ups.

Kid’s Cake Decorating.

Duff’s Cake Mix on Melrose Avenue in West Hollywood, California is a great spot to take children; wonderful way for them to be creative and to create “edible art” for friends and family. I found the staff to be very helpful and accomodating to

Children have "hands on" experience for decorating cakes.

Children have “hands on” experience for decorating cakes.

All the tools needed to provide the help it takes to professionally deocrate cakes.

All the tools needed to provide the help it takes to professionally deocrate cakes.

The finished product. Voila!

The finished product. Voila!

Located at Melrose Avenue & Sweetzer in West Hollywood, California.

Located at Melrose Avenue & Sweetzer in West Hollywood, California.

youngsters and their parents or grandparents in tips and suggestions for decorating cakes and cupcakes. You can pick the flavor of the cake, icing, topings, decorative candies and decorations. We all had a wonderful time.