Recipe of the Month:

This is more of an adult recipe (unless your kids are more adventurous eaters than mine) You may have to make them PB & J or Turkey Sandwiches and then make this recipe for yourself. It has just been so hot...

It’s 5 o’clock somewhere

There are two kinds of wine shopping experiences. The first is casually browsing, reading labels and looking for something interesting.The second options is more what I am used to. Running down the wine aisle,...

Did You Know?

Did you know three of the first five U.S. presidents died on the Fourth of July? John Adams, Thomas Jefferson and James Monroe all died on Independence Day. Even weirder, Adams, the second president, and...

Recipe of the Month

Whether I am hosting or just attending a 4th of July BBQ, I am always stressed about what to cook (I like to keep it fun and celebratory). Better Homes had the idea for Patriotic Candy Bark for a July 4th...

Summer Travel Tips

I always get so excited when I first make summer vacation plans. Then I think about packing, as well as the travel itself and I start to break into a cold sweat. Before I had kids, I could pack the morning of...

What Should I Do This June?

Dancing Under the Stars 6/2–8/25 Ready to groove your way through summer? Whether you feel like learning how to salsa, cha-cha, or jitterbug, this Jack London Square dance series has got you covered every...

What should you do?

We are so lucky to live in an area where there are new restaurants opening up all the time and lots of fun things to do. Some of them are family friendly, others are definitely for adults night out. Either way...

Restaurant of the Month… A Mom’s Point of View

My family recently tried American Kitchen in Lafayette for the first time. I had driven past it a few times when going to Chow (another favorite) and always thought it looked great. I was right... It was...
berean christian high school walnut creek

Berean Christian High School Walnut Creek

For many in the East Bay, there is an array of high school options for their children. Parents may choose to send their children to the public high schools in the area, a charter school nearby or outside of...
Tabernacle School Concord

Tabernacle School Concord

My friends and I are constantly having discussions about which schools in the area are the best schools and what schools we want or wanted our children to attend. One school that gets a lot of praise in these...