We’ll Always Have Paris, A Mother/Daughter Memoir Interview and Book Review If you liked Eat, Pray, Love, you will LOVE this book. If you have a daughter, or a mother, you will LOVE this book. If you like to travel, … continue . . .
Laugh along with us as we turn the air mattress from our tent into a whitewater flotation device! With only flip flops for paddles we flew in the face of conventional wisdom, printed warnings and good judgement and launched a … continue . . .
Looking for a perfect day? Make the trek to Crystal Cove and sample the offerings from the Beachcomber for Newport Beach’s Restaurant Week. You’ll find fun, relaxation, a sense of timelessness and great food, too. Park in the Los Trancos … continue . . .
Mother Daughter Spa Experience Sit back and relax with our Mother Daughter Spa visit video. Finding a spa that can accommodate tweens and young teens can be a little tricky. Join us as we experience side by side mani-pedis at … continue . . .
Indoor Kart Racing, Go Cart Racing Inside a Building? Wether you spell it with a c or a k, Indoor Kart Racing in these Formula One style electric go karts from Italy will deliver a heart pumping good time. Family … continue . . .
Can-Am Spyder, Test Drive One With Us First of all, there are a couple of things you should know about me. Number one is, I haven’t been on a motorcycle since I was 19 and I rode on the back … continue . . .
Date Bar Recipe This Date Bar Recipe was a childhood favorite, although the whole mix came in a box back then. I’ve attempted to recreate the recipe from scratch using Shield’s Date Crystals after visiting their gardens and shop recently … continue . . .
Take A Desert Jeep Tour In This Episode Of California Living Here we are walking the path that water has cut into the desert landscape at the San Andreas Fault. Join us on our California Jeep Tour of the desert … continue . . .
Date Tasting Video and Shake Recipe Below Join us in Indio, California for a visit to Shields Gardens. This retro delight offers date tasting, products, garden visits and Shields world famous shakes. Did you know California produces 95% of … continue . . .
How to Make A Classic Mojito: Instructions, Ingredients and Video Demo This recipe for a Classic Mojito comes to us courtesy of Award Winning Mixologist, Natasha Garcia. We caught up with Natasha on a recent sunny afternoon (108˚), outside of Palm … continue . . .
Olive Talk on California Living. Meet Chef Robert Nyerick What do olives, green tomatoes and ceviche have in common? Chemistry! Olives straight off the tree, like green tomatoes and ceviche need to go through a chemical alchemy before they are … continue . . .
Downtown Los Angeles – Things To Do So many things have changed since we lived at 7th and Spring in a loft more than 20 years ago. There are a lot more things to do in downtown Los Angeles and … continue . . .
10 Picks To Pack For A Week Away – Summer Style This episode of California Living takes you inside the suitcase. EncinoMom’s Lisa Keating reveals our 10 Picks To Pack For A Week Away. Not only do we share some … continue . . .
Hotel With Rat Pack Past Gets New Glamor And Tech For Today’s Guests. Sportmen’s Lodge Hotel is undergoing a multi-million dollar renovation. This episode of California Living takes you inside the landmark property for a sneak peek at what’s to … continue . . .
Guest Post by John Khouri Father And Son Visit Ground Zero I recently had the opportunity to take my nine-year-old son George to Ground Zero in New York City, and for the first time as a father (and educator), I … continue . . .
Paris: Alternative Things To Do For Tourists Visiting The City Of Lights This Year My Top “Off The Beaten Path” Paris Attractions Whenever I recommend things to see and do at a particular destination that I know well, I guide … continue . . .
This photo captured at the Japanese Garden while on a stroll viewing Cherry Blossoms and Camellias in bloom. For more info see our story here: A Cup Of … continue . . .
What A California Train Travel Vacation Is Like, Tips & Advice For those of you considering taking an overnight or day trip by train, or have never considered train travel, but the headline grabbed you, this article will reveal what … continue . . .
LA Travel & Adventure Show Long Beach – Feb. 8 – 9, 2014! Make the most of your visit with these tips! Define your goal Set your schedule Map your strategy Take a break Allow extra time to wander Have … continue . . .
Heritage Square Museum Virtual Visit on California Living Step back in time as you pass through the gates at Heritage Square Museum. It’s unlike any other museum I’ve ever seen. The collection on display is a small street full of … continue . . .