Tag Archives: holiday

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…)

Shopping for Thanksgiving AND Saving $$$

Posted on 20. Nov, 2011 in Uncategorized

The holidays can be so expensive so here are good tips for saving money where you can… (more…)

December Holiday Fun in Southern Cal.

Posted on 15. Dec, 2010 in For Kids

It is the most wonderful time of the year….for this launch pad, anyway. We start any and all decorating the day after Thanksgiving.  Not one snowflake or Santa is unpacked until the day AFTER Thanksgiving.  Since we enjoy partaking in ALL the festivities we can squeeze in, instead of doing a weekend post for Family Fun, all of December is going to be in this post and we will keep it on the front page for the month.  You can check back at any time to find something fun to do.  Some of our rockiteers’ favorites: Oceanside Boat Parade, Encinitas Holiday Parade, (more…)

Weekly Tips for Dec. 6, 2010

Posted on 06. Dec, 2010 in Uncategorized

It is only 19 days to Christmas and already people are letting their fitness routines, slide away.  This is the most important time to follow through and keep up the fabulous work you have been doing. GUILTY-have had some early eggnog, cookies and cheer but right back into the routine Monday morning.  You have to do keep your fitness up, not only for you, but the rest of your family. You are the POWERHOUSE behind your family.  If they see you slipping, they will most definitely slide, too. Be strong, if you can’t get to your regular gym or class, jump over to the Fitness tab and there are plenty of at home exercises or one of my favorites, turn off Oprah and turn on Exercise or Fit TV. (more…)

Weekly Tips for Nov. 1, 2010

Posted on 31. Oct, 2010 in Uncategorized

Has the sugar coma taken over your day? Or were you good and ignored all those Snickers, Reese’s, KitKats calling you? Well, Halloween is the kickoff to our 2010 holiday season.  You need to stay focused and keep on pushing to maintain healthy habits and lifestyle through the holidays are as known around here, The Gift of 10 Pounds that Keeps On Giving!  Don’t throw in the towel and think you are going to “get back into it” in January. Stay focused now and you will be very happy and proud of yourself coming January 2, 2011. (more…)

This is THE LIST to have for Awesome Vendors and Excellent Customer Service

Posted on 19. Jul, 2010 in Friends

Over the years, during my self-education in a marketing career, I have had the opportunity to work with some amazing business individuals that have taught me a great deal and want to work in the “community” of cross-marketing.  This is a list of businesses, with personal experience, and consider it as good as your most trusted posse member givin you the referral.  Tell them you were sent over by RockIt Mom aka Dana! (more…)