Helping kids deal with a move

Moving to a new home, whether it be in a new city or state can be very stressful especially for children. While adults can focus on the practical problems, children are more focused on the losses caused by the move. These loses range from a loss of control, friendships, and familiar habits. Keeping this in mind, we have put together a few suggestions to help alleviate some of the stress experienced by children in a…

7 Lamorinda Restaurants to Try This Month

It’s certainly feeling like summer these days with back-to-school around the corner and some extra hot temperatures this week. What better way to beat the heat (and relax) than to enjoy a tasty meal at one of our fabulous local restaurants. We’ve put together a quick list of 7 Lamorinda restaurants to try this month. (Have a favorite restaurant or maybe a favorite dish/drink? Share it in the comments section!) LAFAYETTE 1.  Batch & Brine —…

Lamorinda Summer Activities, 2015

Now that school is out for summer, what do your kids have planned? Our guide to Lamorinda summer activities is full of ideas to give kids of all ages a fun, educational summer that is free of boredom. Day Camps The Town of Moraga offers numerous summer day camps for kids age 5-10 and for middle schoolers. Choose from a wide variety of educational focuses for a summer they won’t forget. For kids age 3-15, the…

Top Neighborhood Features

When it comes to shopping for a home, neighborhood features are a major consideration. After all, it is likely you’ll be there for awhile! From appearance; to schools; to access to parks, playgrounds, and highways or public transit; there are many ideal features to prioritize. Do you know which neighborhood features are most popular? It may surprise you that privacy and access to sidewalks top the list! The infographic below chronicles the top 10 neighborhood…