Category: Well-Being & Beauty

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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#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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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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Why My Being a Blond Never Really Paid Off

Why My Being a Blond Never Really Paid Off

I just had an engaging conversation with a close friend (actually, my husband!) and I shared with him that I had calculated that between the ages of 18 and 30 years-old I had spent approximately $10,000 on having blond hair (OK, including cuts)…

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Find Safe, Affordable Private Lessons Near You – Plus, Win 4 Free Lessons in This Month’s Drawing!

Find Safe, Affordable Private Lessons Near You – Plus, Win 4 Free Lessons in This Month’s Drawing!

Plus, now through March 16th, you can enter to win four free private lessons from TakeLessons with any of our instructors, in any subject you’d like! To enter the drawing, simply…

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Five Tips to Transform Your Life

Five Tips to Transform Your Life

Transformation – what a powerful word. It can mean very different things to so many people. I have built relationships with many ladies in San Diego who have built their dream jobs from the ground up, and most notable is that part of their missions are to help inspire women and moms to grow and follow their passions…

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Does Barbie on the Cover of Sports Illustrated Harm Girls?

Does Barbie on the Cover of Sports Illustrated Harm Girls?

Introducing Barbie’s image to a platform that glorifies half-naked pin-ups implies that our girl’s play doll now has assumed the status of sex symbol, and is now gracing the cover of the magazine that Daddy grabs at the store. Barbie, along with her multitude of roles as astronaut, president, and school teacher, is now also making the decision (by default!) to be portrayed as honoring the precise platform that for years has entertained men’s lustful eyeballs…

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Mastering One Meal at a Time

Mastering One Meal at a Time

The following is a guest post by Cathie Nichols. I cannot even begin to count on my hands (and we’ll need to throw in all my toes) how many times I’ve started a diet and then stopped, but I’m sure the number surpasses one hundred but probably more.  The urge to lose weight usually starts […]

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Carlsbad United Event to Help Student from Carlsbad Recovering From Meningitis

Carlsbad United Event to Help Student from Carlsbad Recovering From Meningitis

Carlsbad United (soccer club) is helping with fundraising efforts for Lightning Alumni Aaron Loy, who battling and recovering from Bacterial Meningitis. While doctors saved Aaron’s life, severe complications from the bacterial disease required the amputation of both of Aaron’s lower legs, according to a fundraising website.

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Tipsy Tow Provides Free Ride and Tow on New Year’s Eve

Tipsy Tow Provides Free Ride and Tow on New Year’s Eve

Tipsy Tow service provides a complimentary ride and vehicle tow up to seven miles from the point of pickup to drivers who have consumed alcohol on New Year’s Eve and the Fourth of July. The Auto Club sponsors a complimentary Tipsy Tow service on New Year’s Eve and the Fourth of July, offering rides to those who have been drinking and providing the following tips for those that plan on it…

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