Daylight Savings Ends: How to Adjust Sleep to “Fall Back”

Set your clocks back! In Fall, time “falls back” on the first weekend in November in the early hours on Sunday. While adults sometimes struggle with the change, children have a rougher time because they can’t prepare as well as we can. Their bodies are in sync with the 24 hour clock and one full … Read more

Fall Bucket List

The fresh crisp air, the sun laying low in the sky, the smell of rain and leaves turning to yellow, orange and red. All of the signs that Fall is here! Gather the family and start checking these fun (and some traditional) activities off of the list! UPDATED FOR COVID AND SHELTER IN PLACE! Jump … Read more

Neighborhood Scavenger Hunt

Shelter in place has us moms looking for new ideas everyday. Looking for a refreshing activity? Here you go! If you can safely walk around your neighborhood, this could be a fun activity as a family. If  your don’t have a walkable neighborhood, try looking for some of these things in your yard. Use this … Read more

Easy Homemade Hand Sanitizer

Washing hands is ideal over the use of hand sanitizer. But most moms know, having kids means extra hand washing and sometimes hand sanitizer saves the day as a backup solution. Use has also increased now with COVID-19 prevention. Kids like to use their hands for just about everything, and touch objects and their faces … Read more

Family Trip to Yosemite, Virtually!

Take a virtual trip! Show your family the beauty of Yosemite through the park’s webcams and photo galleries. Webcams can be viewed here. Making the trip in person: Nestled in the heart of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, Yosemite is a stones throw from the Bay Area. I often hear that many Californians have never visited … Read more