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.
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...
Movie Popcorn and Remote

8 Stream-Worthy Movies to Get You Through the Holidays

I love the holiday season. Sure, there is the excitement of spending time with family, wrapping presents, putting up decorations, etc. But what I really look forward to is some good ole "me" time...
Giving Tuesday

Easy and Fun Ways to Get Your Kids Involved on GivingTuesday 2021

GivingTuesday is coming up on November 30, 2021. As we find ourselves hitting stores and websites for Black Friday and Cyber Monday, GivingTuesday helps us circle back to the concept of generosity we should...
Halloween Party Treats

Easy Halloween-Themed Snacks that Kids Will Love!

When it comes to easy Halloween-themed snacks, the sugary treats come to my mind first. While it is true that Pinterest pages are adorned with many a chocolate-dipped spooky creature, there are some pretty...
Boy with Stack of Books

4 Must-Read Children’s Books to Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month

Hispanic Heritage Month is officially underway, running through October 15. 2021. During this time, we honor the achievements of Hispanic Americans. We embrace the traditions, music, foods, and literature that have become an integral...
Castaway Cove at HOJO

HOJO Anaheim: A Perfect Family Getaway

Looking for a family-friendly vacation that isn't super far away and won't break the bank? With summer vacation coming to an end, I wanted to make sure my daughter had some fun memories to...

San Diego’s Best Kid-Friendly Fishing Pier is at Coronado Ferry Landing

Looking for a family-friendly, low-cost hobby to engage in with your kids? If you haven’t given fishing on a San Diego pier a try, it’s time to head over to San Diego's Best Kid-Friendly...

3 Must-Try Easy Fresh Juice Recipes

I have been getting into fresh juices as of late. As I try to stave off daytime mindless snacking urges, I have found fresh juice to be an easy, positive alternative to boost my...
Sunshine at Campsite

Tent Camping with Kids: Lessons I Learned

I have loved camping since I was a child. Recollection of my summers from elementary age into adulthood are compilations of outdoor overnight adventures. Naturally, I wanted to share the experience with my child...
Hands-on exhibit at the Water Conservation Garden

10 Must-Dos When Visiting The Water Conservation Garden!

The Water Conservation Garden is a bit of a hidden gem in the greater San Diego area. Less than 20 minutes east of downtown, it’s a beautiful space to spend an afternoon! My daughter...
Uses for Valentine's Day Candy

6 Easy Uses for Leftover Valentine’s Day Chocolate

It is no surprise that more chocolate shows up in my house on Valentine's Day, as I am sure it does for many of you. It seems to be par for the course, especially...

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