Monthly Archives: August 2012

E.A.T. Extraordinary Artisan Table in the Temecula Valley

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Fresh Locally Grown ORGANIC Ingridients When in the Temecula Valley, make sure you stop by E.A.T Extraordinary Artisan Table, located at the northwest corner of Jefferson Ave and Overland, just west of I-15. As you walk into this special little place, the smell of basil and lavender fills the air; the energy is positive and comforting. [...]

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6 Tips for making homework easier

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Homework! It can be as painful for parents as it is for the students! If your children are anything like mine, they are reluctant to do it. They may find ind it hard to stay focused. They don’t bring everything home they need. They forget to do part of it. They require help and constant [...]

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6 Tips for Busy Weekday Nights

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School has officially started here and our weekday nights are busy!  I have three boys in lots of activities: soccer, cub scouts and school band.  We also have several hours of homework Monday-Thursday.  You are probably just as busy!!  Here are 6 tips to get organized on these crazy busy nights. 1. Planning Notebook/Binder—I am [...]

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Want a Killer Workout?

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Happy Friday Everyone!! My topic for today is some exercise moves that you can do at home. But it’s sort of boring to write an explanation on each one! Therefore I’m going to do a video blog to accompany this. I will give you 6 arm, leg and core exercises, for a total of 18 [...]

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Quick Recipes for You For Busy Nights

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Easy Dinners for Nights with little time to cook With FOOTBALL season in full bloom, here in southern California, it means family dinners are now on the back burner, after school, or very late at night. As a mother I feel it is my duty to make my kids a nutritious meal regardless of the busyness. [...]

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6 Ways to Ramp Up Your Fitness Journey

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Share your Fitness Journey to receive a 6kids6packs gym bag!  We are all on a journey sailing across personal swells of depression, exhilaration, setbacks and glorious achievements. Regardless of where you are now, keep the journey alive with the following 6 tips: Believe in yourself – From the age of 5, I swam competitively through [...]

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Mary’s Fitness Journey

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To be honest, I wasn’t excited writing this blog knowing that I’m following in the footsteps of the fabulously accomplished K & L , who both started fitness at very young ages and have continued for their whole lives -you can read abut their fitness trials and tribulations by going to:  http://6kidsand6packsplus2.com/?p=455 for K and [...]

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L’s Fitness Journey

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Growing up I saw the benefits of exercise through my father. He was a runner, weightlifter, road biker; the list goes on and on. Dad also knew the benefits of healthy eating, and would cringe at the thought of ever eating in a McDonalds. He added fitness to his daily routine and it was just [...]

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K’s Fitness Journey

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Lindsay, Mary and I are writing about our journeys with fitness this week.  Tune back in next week on tips to improve yours! Your fitness journey may involve some of the same races and accomplishments as mine.  My hope for you is that reading what I’ve done will steer your journey into overdrive.  The purpose [...]

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How badly do YOU want IT???

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So the hard part is over, you got yourself to the gym or wherever you are doing your exercise! Yay! Big Yay! Thats’s a big hurdle you have overcome! You are feeling good about yourself. You are riding the tide of motivation that follows all new commitments and positive changes. Congratulations! I’m proud of you, [...]

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