I have been feeling for some time that we need a Mother’s Manifesto to unite us because something somewhere has gone terribly wrong. Our children are sick. I am old enough to know that this was not always the case. The peanut ban came three years after my youngest finished kindergarten. There was not one […]
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For when you’re home with no car or sick kids, or just home hiding from the world, same-day grocery delivery in San Diego County is HERE!!!!! We have a couple of options for grocery delivery, some which may or may not be available to you based on where you live. It still is hit or […]
The decision to stop using hair dye on one’s graying hair consists of many factors – or maybe just one. Some might not want the expense, some might cite vanity as the reason, some might feel it necessary to compete with the younger crowd for a job, or maybe to avoid the toxins in hair […]
Was getting more real food into your family dinner a New Year’s resolution? I know you are busy. I know you have littles. But, I also know that there are many families who have made the change to mostly real food. That means you can do it too! At my house we’ve done Sunday Night […]
Wondering where to find a family-friendly brewery in San Diego County? San Diego Beer Moms recently had their first craft beer meet up and what a great time we had! Moms of all ages, both with kids and without, met for a craft beer at Societe Brewing Co. One of the topics we chatted about […]
#metoo, but not in the workplace or school. That is not what this post is about. This is about the bystanders, one that saved me and one that did not protect me. The man who stood by and said nothing and did nothing and the one who took it upon himself to make sure nothing […]
What would you say in a letter to your younger self?
Solana Beach is cute little beach community in North San Diego County nestled between Del Mar, Cardiff by the Sea (Encinitas) and Rancho Santa Fe. Have you been there? You need to check it out!
These important life lessons are not to be overlooked for the safety of your children. Talk to them about it, and talk to them often!
CHILD SAFETY is MOM and DAD job #1. We do so much to keep our kids safe daily. But, we may forget or set aside threats our littles may not face everyday or are uncommon to our lives. A recent Newsweek article reported the third leading cause of child deaths in the U.S. involved a […]
Memorial Day ceremonies have been held every year around the United States since inception in 1868. Memorial Day as we know it today was originally called Decoration Day. It was started to honor the dead soldiers from the Civil War. Honoring our Fallen Service Members Today, we honor the memory of those who have died […]
When my children were little, I remember wishing I had a MOMMY MENTOR. I was familiar with mentoring from the business world. That is, when a successful business person takes under their wing a junior business person and guides them through the choices and situations they face, to become the best business person they can […]