November 16th, 2017 at 11:00 am


Rose Parade? So last century. Hollywood Christmas Parade? Been there, done that. Balboa Park December Nights? Always fun, always crowded.

If you’re looking for a different experience this year, you’re not alone. We found a few holiday celebrations that are a little different, a little quirky–a holiday happening that’s a bit off the beaten path, maybe even off the rails. (more…)

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November 2nd, 2017 at 3:30 pm


It’s flu season again and many of you are probably wondering how to escape the dreaded scratchy throat that inevitably leads to a sniffle and then full-blown sickness.

If you’re a germaphobe (or simply conscious about cleanliness in general), then you might find yourself putting in extra effort this month to keep your home, office, car, etc. extra-clean. (more…)

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September 25th, 2017 at 11:00 am


So you say you know a lot about California? It’s the most populous state. The state flag has a bear on it. Our state motto is “Eureka!”

But how much do you really know? Do you know what “eureka” means? Where did the bear come from? Did you know that some of the things we take for granted in our daily lives were invented in California? (more…)

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September 22nd, 2017 at 1:30 pm


It’s fall!

For many people across the United States, fall is an exciting time of the year because the weather cools down, leaves begin changing colors, and everyone can finally pull their boots and scarves out from storage.

Here in Southern California, however, that is just not the case. (more…)

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September 15th, 2017 at 9:30 am


Low-maintenance plants and flowers are perfect for those of us who can’t seem to keep our house plants, office plants, and gardens alive.

If you suffer from a brown thumb, it’s possible that you may have already given up. But we’re here to tell you that you shouldn’t and that there’s an easier way to bring some greenery into your life. (more…)

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