Nicolette Liebermann

I am a full time working mama continually striving for that work/home life balance. I am a mother to one imaginative, playful, horse-loving early elementary-aged girl. In my alone moments, I find a quiet space to read, squeeze in some yoga, or let my creativity flow on paper. With my family, I love to travel to new places, indulge in culinary magic, play outdoors, and plan our next adventure.
Streaming movies by the Christmas tree

Four New Romantic Holiday Movies You Should be Streaming

All I want to do is stream movies of people falling in love in snow-covered small towns in unexpected ways while wearing winter-themed leggings and cozy socks. Is that too much to ask? The...
Thanksgiving Meal with Kids

Fun, Easy Ways to Get Your Kids Involved in Thanksgiving Planning

Ah, the bustle of the holiday week! The kids are on break from school. Many are home all day, interrupting our regularly scheduled programming. What to do to keep them occupied so that we...
Flinn Springs Water Tower

Family Fun Awaits in Flinn Springs!

My daughter and I recently ventured to Flinn Springs on a Saturday afternoon. Located 24 miles east of downtown San Diego, Flinn Springs offers outdoor spaces, unique shops, and tasty eateries. If you haven't...
Fall Leaves Symbolize the New Season

Five Fun Ways to Celebrate the First Day of Fall

While the verdict is still out if the first day of fall will actually feel like it weather-wise, there are plenty of reasons to be excited. Stores are stocking their endcaps with delicious fall flavors (you're...
Vegetarian Food Plating

5 Easy Meatless Meals Your Child Will Love!

Do you practice Meatless Monday in your home? Or perhaps have a child with limited preferences to their palate? In the case of my daughter, she simply prefers to not eat meat. Recognizing the...

Free Outdoor Events to Get Your Family Through the Summer

While Summer Break may be nearly half over, the fun is still ongoing. If you're looking for free outdoor events for the family to enjoy, we've got you covered. Read on to discover these...
Kids Reading for Summer Reading Program

Keep Your Kids Reading with Local Library Summer Reading Programs!

Both the City of San Diego Public Library and the San Diego County Library are hosting summer reading programs. These incentivize students to continue reading throughout the summer break. Each local library's program runs...
Happy Camper

Choose Thousand Trails for Your Next Family Adventure!

My family enjoys putting a weekend getaway on the calendar. It gives us something to look forward to. We have an opportunity to reset and relax. Most importantly, it gives us quality time together...
Earth Day Feature Image

6 Kid-Friendly Events to Check Out for Earth Day 2022

Earth Day falls on Friday, April 22, 2022, this year. While it stands to reason that we should take care of Mother Earth daily, there are several happenings this weekend to engage and educate...
Beyond Van Gogh

Beyond Van Gogh: A Must-See Immersive Art Experience

At the time of this posting, there will be approximately one month remaining to check out Beyond Van Gogh. This exhibit, held at Wyland Center at Del Mar Fairgrounds, is such a uniquely immersive...
Fun in Borrego Springs

Family-Friendly Weekend Adventures in Borrego Springs

Looking to change up the weekend monotony with new scenery and a sense of adventure? Better yet, an excursion that won't break the bank? Borrego Springs and its desert enchantment is a mere two-hour...
7 Habits of Happy Kids

The 7 Habits of Happy Kids and How to Practice Them Daily

Like me, you may be familiar with Stephen R. Covey's book The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, at least in title recognition. This school year, my daughter began attending a Leader In Me...

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In + Around San Diego

A Noon Year to Remember! {2022 Recap}

A HUGE thank you to our videographer Oscar Degarza!! He is absolutely incredible isn't he? Check out his Instagram and be sure to hire...