Encouraging Kids Healthy Eating Habits

Encouraging Kids Healthy Eating Habits

According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) childhood obesity has more than tripled since the 1970’s, and now one in five school-aged children are obese. One major contributing factor to these surprising statistics is the role of eating habits within...
Kids New Year’s Resolutions Worth Your Time

Kids New Year’s Resolutions Worth Your Time

The start of a new year brings with it a clean slate and a chance to try to be a little bit better than we were the previous year. Unfortunately, breaking New Year’s resolutions has become as customary as breaking them. As a result, the idea of resolving to be changed...
Lake Tahoe Winter Fun

Lake Tahoe Winter Fun

For many families, the arrival of winter brings with it the onset of their favorite time of year because it is the time they get to enjoy their favorite winter activities. For plenty of other families, there are tons of hobbies that are just waiting to be discovered....
Last Minute Shopping Tips

Last Minute Shopping Tips

Well, Christmas is almost here and, for some of us, that means it is time to begin our shopping for family and friends. While it is often a source of comedy this time of year, last minute shopping is a real phenomenon with a host of reasons why it occurs including...
Ice and Snow Safety Tips

Ice and Snow Safety Tips

As the days begin to shorten, all over California, families are beginning to head out to the mountains to enjoy the natural beauty and majestic wonder of the snowcapped Sierra Nevada bluffs. While there are tons of fun things to do in the great outdoors, there are a...
Creative Winter Snacks for Kids

Creative Winter Snacks for Kids

One major challenge that parents face during the winter is the long break that happens around Christmas time. With kids at home, it can be tough to find ways to keep them entertained with constructive activities. Additionally, once they’ve worked up an appetite, it...
Outdoor San Diego Holiday Activities

Outdoor San Diego Holiday Activities

With Thanksgiving in our rear-view, the winter season is upon us. As the days grow shorter, many families begin to gravitate to the cozy comforts inside their homes. However, just because it’s not as light or as warm outside doesn’t mean you have to spend all your...

Activity: Thanksgiving Bingo

With Thanksgiving fast approaching, there are tons of different fun activities to do with your kids to help them learn, but still, have fun! Though arts and crafts are always a great option to learn about the holidays, sometimes you want to mix things up with games or...
Tips for Hosting Thanksgiving at Your House

Tips for Hosting Thanksgiving at Your House

Believe it or not, Thanksgiving is only two weeks away. The thought of getting together with family and friends may be quite exciting. However, for those hosting Thanksgiving dinner at their house, a feeling of panic may have set in at the thought of how little time...
Teaching Kids About Money

Teaching Kids About Money

While you may have heard it said, “Money isn’t everything” it is still a vital part of adult life and being able to take care of yourself. As such, most of us aim to raise children that will be self-sufficient adults and productive members of society. However, when it...