December 5th, 2017 at 11:00 am


Few urges are harder to resist than the desire to move into a home you’ve just bought and start making improvements right away. But should you put yourself through all the stress of launching immediate renovations, or is it better to settle in for a while and slowly figure out which modifications will work best in the long run? (more…)

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November 17th, 2017 at 11:00 am


When disaster strikes, what will your first step be? Use our disaster preparedness checklist to find out.

We like to think that disaster could never affect our home, family, and community, but we can all agree that it’s better to be prepared than caught off guard. (more…)

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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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