Welcome to EncinoMom.com

LA Beach Cities Modern Home Tour Photo Essay by Laura Jarrard for EncinoMom Magazine.
Photo of Cupcakes, links to our best Valentine's Day cookie recipes
Vibrant pattern called Jazz, launched by The Teabag Project.


The California Lifestyle is as much a state of mind as it is a way of living. Don’t get us wrong. California is an awesome place. We just think you can live the California lifestyle anywhere. So, grab a peach. Take a walk. Bake some kale. We’ll be here to help you celebrate every step of the way.


How to hold a chef's knife on encinomom.tv's California Living in the Kitchen

Knife Skills

Emporium Thai

Lizzy K models Seaside Tea Modal Scarf.

Art and Fashion


At EncinoMom we believe that every day is something to celebrate! We publish family friendly recipes and share product reviews. Making our own videos lets us show you what something is like – before you invest your precious time, energy and money. We love to travel and try new things. So we bring our favorite places and products to our pages for you. With tons of ideas for celebrating the special people and days of your life, we hope you enjoy the California Lifestyle where ever you are.


California Lifestyle on the move: Department Icon for EncinoMom Travel Section.

Going places

California Lifestyle is multicultural: Poppin' Cookin' French Fries

Fun Stuff EM.tv

California Lifestyle starts with fresh foods.


In case you missed it:

California Lifestyle Fashion Focus: Flowing silks, lace and rhinestone gowns from Patuna Bushyhead at LA Fashion Week.

On the Runway

California Lifestyle product review: ViDi video camera in waterproof case gets reviewed on EncinoMom.com.

Camera Review

California Lifestyle how to: How to tie a perfect bow. Tutorial final photo.

Bow Tying Tip

California Lifestyle: Toby the Traveling Terrier on the beach at Carmel-By-The-Sea.

Toby Tales In Carmel

California Lifestyle interview: Jennifer Coburn and Lisa Keating on the EncinoMom Set at Riviera 31 in Beverly Hills, California.

In-depth Interviews

California Lifestyle reviews: Mike Anderson at the table with the creators of Book Of Life.

Movie Reviews


One Ingredient Caramel Sauce – so easy to make, it’s silly!

Live the California Lifestyle, wherever you are!

Enjoy the California Lifestyle with recipes, tips and trav

Spring cleaning and redecorating season are on the horizon!

Overnight oatmeal, perfect for feeding early risers or overnight guests.


EncinoMom California Lifestyle test drives the new three-wheeled Can-Am Spyder F3 motorcycle

Can Am Test Drive

California Lifestyle interview: Dr. Deepak Chopra shares insights with Lisa Keating at LYFE Kitchen in Culver City, California.

Deepak Chopra at LYFE

California Lifestyle: Costco opens in Woodland Hills, California. Photos for EncinoMom by Kathy Rappaport of Flash Frozen Photography.

Costco Opening








Where will your travels take you this year?