Tag: educational

Thrively.com Helps Children Pursue Their Passions

Thrively.com Helps Children Pursue Their Passions

Recently, I introduced my kids to a site that encourages kids to discover and expand their unique abilities. Thrively.com is an awesome startup website that helps children discover and pursue their passions in life and build upon their strengths and interests…

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GameSync Gaming Center – The Ultimate Kids Birthday Experience!

GameSync Gaming Center – The Ultimate Kids Birthday Experience!

Imagine the ultimate birthday party for your gamer kids – where you can sit back, relax and know everyone is having a great time in a fun, safe environment. I recently worked with GameSync Gaming Center and NBC San Diego The GOODS to help put together a fabulous birthday party of a gamer’s dreams that offers exactly that and more (and at a price that will make it that much easier to book today)!

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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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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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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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Yes, You Should Take a Vacation: 3 Ways to Raise the Money

Yes, You Should Take a Vacation: 3 Ways to Raise the Money

Vacations are meant to refresh your mind, body and soul—with the added comfort of knowing you’re still being paid. If you can get past that first hurdle and actually use the vacation you’ve earned, you may be hung up on how you can afford it. Taking a vacation doesn’t have to be stressful, and it shouldn’t put you in the poorhouse. Consider these three options to pay for it:

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Loads of San Diego Weekend Events: March 21- 23

Loads of San Diego Weekend Events: March 21- 23

Did you miss last weekend’s STEAM Family Day at Balboa Park? Don’t worry – your kiddos can still have some fun at this culminating event for the San Diego Festival of Science and Engineering, featuring tons of interactive hands-on activities for scientists of all ages!

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