Tag Archives: Fun

Weekly Tips for Dec. 19, 2011

Posted on 19. Dec, 2011 in Uncategorized

Not only are the holidays here, but in full swing.  Parties, cookies, sweets, fudge, cocktails, appetizers, caroling, sleigh rides, Christmas lights and shopping! How do you keep your sanity and stress under control? As the Mom in your household, it is your responsibility to keep everyone happy, the house clean, the gifts bought and wrapped, baking and decorating cookies, and keeping the whole family happy and in the spirit! That is more than enough to send anyone over the edge and into a vat of Christmas martinis and decorated cookies! This week’s tips are to be there for you! (more…)

Holiday Fun

Posted on 05. Dec, 2011 in Uncategorized

Being a Christmas junkie, we try to cram as much holiday festivities in as possible. Usually, I scour the papers, magazines and websites for all the good stuff to do, but this year it has been done for me. No use in re-inventing the wheel!! Here it is, thanks to 365 Things to Do in North County. Christmas Festivities in North County San Diego.  (Just found out they only update this page on Fridays, so if you go in early in the week it will be the previous week’s events.)   Here is another great site with Holiday Celebrations. (more…)

Weekly Tips for November 28, 2011

Posted on 27. Nov, 2011 in Uncategorized

Well, it is official — “The Holidays are here!”. Even though we still may think it is summertime here in Southern Cal or a warm autumn in the rest of the country, the calendar does not lie. (more…)

Weekly Tips for August 23, 2011

Posted on 23. Aug, 2011 in Uncategorized

Summer 2011 is quickly coming to a close, and we are not ready for it to be over. As we are getting ready for back to school, we wanted to know “What are you doing?”  Most moms did their back to school clothes shopping, new lunchboxes, new backpack and shoes, along with massive school supplies in early August.  When did RockIt Mom get those chores done? Still waiting for the time to do it!  We wanted to get the most of our vacation as we could, so that required ignoring the shopping.  Tonight, we were out of milk and lunchbox food, so that required grocery shopping at 9pm, the night before school! Oh well, we had lots of fun at the pool, soccer, minature golf, bike riding and beach.   Always trying to put 10 lbs of fun in a 5 lbs bag. (more…)

Weekly Tips for July 25, 2011

Posted on 24. Jul, 2011 in Uncategorized

Are you “done” with summer and getting ready for back to school or trying to enjoy every last minute? This launch pad is trying to squeeze as much fun as possible out of every minute. (more…)

Weekly Tips for July 10, 2011

Posted on 10. Jul, 2011 in Uncategorized

Is this not the best summer ever? So much going on,  fabulous weather and amazing adventures! How is your summer going? (more…)

Summertime Fun Ideas for Families

Posted on 05. Jun, 2011 in For Kids

Here are some ideas for fun day trips, adventures and things to venture out with the kids this summer. They have a Southern California spin, but use them to indulge your own adventures in your area. (more…)

Gwyneth Paltrow’s Fudgy Chocolate Brownies

Posted on 05. Jun, 2011 in Food

These are about as healthy as brownies can get without sacrificing flavor. Makes 12. (more…)

Thursday Night Fun in Carlsbad, No. County San Diego

Posted on 24. Apr, 2011 in Uncategorized

Looking for some “free” entertainment for your kids.  Try the Dove Library in Carlsbad.  On Thursday, April 28th @ 6pm, they will be showing How To Train Your Dragon.  Sign ups/reservations are required: either going into the library’s reference desk or email darin.willamson@carlsbadca.gov.

Free Games & Refreshments

Posted on 16. Apr, 2011 in Uncategorized

On Mondays, at the Dove Library  in Carlsbad from 3-4 pm, there are games, refreshments, hanging out and kicking back with friends in the Gowland Room.  Come on by on April 4, 11, 18 & 25.  And watch for Rock the Library in May.