Fall Fun Guide for Orange County Moms

​Say Hello To The Guardians

If you haven't heard, Twilight Zone Tower of Terror has said it's final goodbyes. Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! will be opening for summer 2017... Read More

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Practical Ways To Prepare For Cold And Flu Season

Although people hope they won't get a cold or flu during the winter season, the odds are that they will catch some type of illness during these months. However, you can take some... Read More​

Transform Your Home Into A Retreat With These 5 Tips From A Luxury Resort
They say your home is your castle, this is the place of rest and refuge so you can be returned to your best state. The next time you find yourself with a quiet evening or weekend in your... Read More​

Could Carrie Fisher’s Heart Attack Have Been Prevented? 
Carrie Fisher, sadly died days after suffering a heart attack on a plane at age 60. Fans around the world were shocked, but should we really be so surprised? Heart disease is the number one... Read More

5 Fun Ways To Decorate For Spring

As Mother Nature transforms her landscape with fresh buds and blooms, now is the time to refresh your home too. These five easy craft projects are perfect family activities and the results will add touches of springtime throughout the house... Read More​​

Baja Love

January is behind us and what a tumultuous month it was! We started off 2017 with a lot of change and lot of... Read More​​​

Smart Food Swaps Mean More Nutrition And Less 'Giving Up'

Does it ever seem like a lot of healthy-eating advice is about "less," "giving up" and "taking away?" Reducing fat and sodium intake, avoiding high-calorie foods and trimming portion size are commonly heard pieces of advice when you're trying to lose weight or improve your diet. But health experts agree, good eating doesn't just mean giving up bad habits, it's also about adding foods with more nutritional value... Read More​​​​​

 ​​​​​​10-minute healthy habits for 2017​​ 

Healthy living is an admirable goal no matter what time of year. The problem is... Read More​​​

Teaching Money Lessons To Kids Who Don’t Have It As Tough As You Did

The hardest thing about upward mobility – the so... Read More​​

Meet Stacy Clark
I was surprised by how becoming a new mom influenced me creatively. Over the past twenty years, I’ve been devoted to my music career as a full time singer/songwriter. When my daughter was born I found that my priorities shifted. I wanted to spend all
of my time with my daughter and husband. In that journey... Read More​

Meet Sarah Powers
I grew up in California but spent sixteen years away in Chicago and Arizona. Returning to the land of flip-flops and surfers as a parent of my own kids is such a great feeling. I didn’t realize how much of this lifestyle was in my bones still, even after  being away for that long. No matter where you live... Read More​​

Knott's Boysenberry Festival Returns

It's that time of year again, join Knott’s as it celebrates the flavorful berry that started it all, the boysenberry, during Knott’s Boysenberry Festival. For the first time ever, the mouthwatering festival is... Read More

Tips To Make Goodbyes Better For Both Parent And Child

We've all experienced the clinging, clutching and crying that can often... Read More​

4 Undeniable Reasons To Travel In 2017

Do you dream of getting away from the stress of your everyday life... Read More​​​

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5 Clever Hacks To Simplify Any Family's Morning Routine

Getting the family out the door on time every morning can be tricky sometimes, seemingly simple tasks like getting dressed, packing backpacks and making breakfast can quickly turn into chaos. Before you know it, you're running late and the kids haven't even eaten as you dash to the car.

Stop dreading the stressful start to the day and start taking control of your mornings. A few simple tips and tricks will... Read More​​​​

​​​​​Keep your teen athlete fueled with these 4 vital tips

High school can be intense, and being a student athlete can intensify expectations... Read More​​

Meet Chappell Ferrin
I am a Midwest girl living in California. I love my husband Kent for embracing me exactly as I am and being the yin to my yang. I love being a Mom to my beautiful, crazy, funny and loving girls. I have awesome friends, an unbelievable and very patient family, and a great church community. I am so blessed to be a part of 120 orphaned kids’ lives.... Read More