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Movie Screening Coming to San Diego: The Milky Way – Every Mother Has a Story

Movie Screening Coming to San Diego: The Milky Way – Every Mother Has a Story

One of the most impressive things to me is harnessing the power to tell a story that helps create awareness and change.  That, coupled with talent and opportunity to share and generate something inspirational and life-changing sure has my attention! An important film about something that I have been passionate about for some time is coming to audiences across the country this Mother’s Day […]

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Easter Weekend Fun in San Diego: April 18 -20

Easter Weekend Fun in San Diego: April 18 -20

All weekend, visit the Birch Aquarium to learn how the arrival of Spring affects wildlife and the sea, make crafts, and participate in an underwater egg hunt! Plus, Saturday the aquarium hosts their monthly SEA Days, this time focusing on the world’s oceans. Kids can participate in hands-on activities and scientific exploration – and it’s free with museum admission!

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Get Your Discounted LEGOLAND® and Sea Life® Tickets for Celebrate Carlsbad Day!

Get Your Discounted LEGOLAND® and Sea Life® Tickets for Celebrate Carlsbad Day!

Celebrate Carlsbad Day at LEGOLAND California and at the same time take advantage of this exciting annual opportunity for heavily-discounted tickets! LEGOLAND California admission is just $25 for this special day, (walk-in prices are normally $83 for adults and $73 for kids) scheduled for Sunday, May 4, 2014, from 1:00 – 8:00 p.m…

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KidsFest San Diego Returns May 17-18!

KidsFest San Diego Returns May 17-18!

KidsFest San Diego is back May 17-18! KidsFest is San Diego’s largest hands-on, creative festival for kids and their families. This weekend-long celebration of the imagination has over 100,000 square feet of interactive fun, dozens of activity stations filled with simple, organic, creative play for kids. ..

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Where to Celebrate Easter and Passover in San Diego 2014

Where to Celebrate Easter and Passover in San Diego 2014

Spring is in the air and that means Easter and Passover services and celebrations, brunch with the family, egg hunts, egg dying, and more! Enjoy some of my favorite go-to sites for great suggestions for holiday celebrations and activities…

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The M.O.M. Method – A Refreshing Approach to Household Management

The M.O.M. Method – A Refreshing Approach to Household Management

Founder of The M.O.M. Method (an acronym for Manage and Organize Myself), Stephanie came to realize that she needed to establish better guidelines and solid expectations to have a smoother flow at home (sounds familiar!). As a single, professional mom, she found her self so stressed out that she needed to totally revamp her method of delegating responsibilities with her son…

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San Diego Weekend Fun in the Sun Awaits: April 11 – 13

San Diego Weekend Fun in the Sun Awaits: April 11 – 13

Ahoy, mateys! Stop by the Maritime Museum this weekend for some nautical fun, including scavenger hunts, ship-related activities like knot-tying and rope-making, and much more. Activities vary each day and are offered with regular paid admission to the museum ($8-16)….

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Don’t Get Near My Precious Nokia Lumia Icon #VZWBuzz!

Don’t Get Near My Precious Nokia Lumia Icon #VZWBuzz!

I recently had the opportunity to check out the Nokia Lumia Icon as part of the Verizon Lifestyle Blogger program with The Online Mom. I consider it a delightful upgrade from my first true love (my first smart phone). This device frankly has me feeling like I need to take a university course …

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#TouchnKnow: Test the Substance and Not the Person

#TouchnKnow: Test the Substance and Not the Person

I recollect far too many stories from my days as a teacher/coordinator/counselor that involved students whom I had helped out (in some capacity) who either dabbed in the drug scene or habitually used illegal drugs – and this was as soon as in their preteen years.  The most tragic memory for me involves a certain (ex)student, in particular, who while under the […]

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Be One With Nature: Fun Outdoor Events this Weekend in San Diego – April 4-6

Be One With Nature: Fun Outdoor Events this Weekend in San Diego – April 4-6

April is here, and we’ve already had a few spring showers – luckily, the sunshine will be back this weekend and there are tons of opportunities for family fun to start the month off strong! Here are our top picks…

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Keys to Confidence: Individual Sports Teach Kids Valuable Lessons

Keys to Confidence: Individual Sports Teach Kids Valuable Lessons

San Diego is home to many indoor and outdoor options for individual sports, including surfing, tennis, running and motosports like motocross and dirt bike racing. Though you should let your child choose which type of sport to pursue, there is considerable evidence that participation…

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