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Olympic Gymnast Shannon Miller on Motherhood, Her Cancer Battle, Simone Biles & More

In 2024, the name Simone Biles dominates talk of the Summer Olympics and the Team USA gymnast squad. But before Simone, and more recent stars like Shawn Johnson, no one shone brighter than Olympic gymnast Shannon Miller in the 1992 and 1996 Games. Part of the historic...

Meet a Mom — Actress Camille Guaty on Motherhood

Camille battled infertility for years before eventually using an egg donor to become a mom to Morrison (now 4). Below, Camille shares about Harold and The Purple Crayon, her tough path to motherhood, and more.

Summer Eating for Kids and Families: Healthy and Delicious Treats to Beat the Heat

Summer is a time for fun, sun, and, of course, delicious food. For kids and families, finding healthy yet tasty treats that keep everyone cool and satisfied during the hot months is essential. Our featured holistic nutritionist, Francesca Orlando of Healthful Living SD, shares some nutritious and easy-to-make summer treats that the whole family will love, along with tips for healthy summer eating.

5 Things You Can Do Now to Feel Great This Summer!

Want to feel refreshed for the rest of the summer? Then you need to read this article!

Meet a Mom — Recipe Creator Ereka Vetrini

Twenty years ago, in the early days of reality television, Ereka Vetrini became a household name as a contestant on season one of The Apprentice. Today, she has found fame all over again on Instagram and TikTok—with nearly a million followers on each platform—as a recipe creator showcasing her Italian roots.

Stay Cool and Cavity Free — Summer Oral Hygiene Habits for Kids

Summertime is a season of fun and a time to break away from routines. Whether traveling, exploring new interests, or just slowing your pace, changes in schedules often lead to neglecting key healthy habits. Pediatric dentist Breanne Reid shares some great tips for parents to help kids keep oral hygiene a priority throughout the summer months.

Sunscreen for Kids—Everything You Need to Know

Sunscreen for kids is one of those necessary evils every parent deals with in summer. Most kids will whine or try to wriggle their way out of it, making it feel like you’re trying to put sunscreen on a wild animal instead of a kid. Plus, trying to decide which sunblock to use can feel overwhelming – sticks vs sprays, chemical vs mineral, not to mention rash guards, sunglasses, etc. To sort through what you actually need to know this season, we’re sharing the below interview with dermatologist Lauren Geller, MD Plus. Plus, check out our Top Ten list of sunscreen brands.

How to Make Summer Successful

Our friend and marketing partner, Stephanie Spears, owner of Seven Spears Martial Arts Academy in Poway, is an accomplished entrepreneur. Author of The Black Belt Playbook, Stephanie is a multiple gold medalist in numerous regional and state championships. She holds a Third Degree Black Belt in Tang Soo Do and a First Degree Black Belt in both TaeKwonDo and Judo. In this new blog post, How to Make Summer Successful, Stephanie shares a to-do-list that’s perfect to keep martial arts’ students on track with their training throughout the summer months.

Big Bay BOOM… & BEYOND — The 4th in San Diego County!

Celebrated as California’s Largest Fireworks Show, the annual BIG BAY BOOM is one of the most impressive Independence Day fireworks’ displays in the region! It’s truly an annual event not to be missed. However, for San Diegans and North County residents who prefer to keep their celebrations hyper-local, there are plenty of picnics, festivals, and fireworks displays to choose from… From Coronado to Oceanside and multiple points inland, The North County Moms is happy to share our curated, countywide list.

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Meet the Founders of The Home Edit, Joanna Teplin and Clea Shearer

Meet the Founders of The Home Edit, Joanna Teplin and Clea Shearer

In 2015, Clea Shearer and Joanna Teplin joined forces to create The Home Edit. From the outset, the goal was to revolutionize organizing, making the practice stylish and design-forward as well as merely functional. Soon after, Clea, who came to the partnership with a...

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Meet a Mom — Actress Camille Guaty on Motherhood

Meet a Mom — Actress Camille Guaty on Motherhood

Camille battled infertility for years before eventually using an egg donor to become a mom to Morrison (now 4). Below, Camille shares about Harold and The Purple Crayon, her tough path to motherhood, and more.

Summer Eating for Kids and Families: Healthy and Delicious Treats to Beat the Heat

Summer Eating for Kids and Families: Healthy and Delicious Treats to Beat the Heat

Summer is a time for fun, sun, and, of course, delicious food. For kids and families, finding healthy yet tasty treats that keep everyone cool and satisfied during the hot months is essential. Our featured holistic nutritionist, Francesca Orlando of Healthful Living SD, shares some nutritious and easy-to-make summer treats that the whole family will love, along with tips for healthy summer eating.

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