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Look, Mom: A Few Grateful Words to the Ones Who Never Stop Caring

by Ken McAlpine The cards appear on the shelves of our stores several weeks before Mother’s Day. Some people say this is far too early. Frankly, I think they should be there all year. Mothers aren’t mothers one day of the year. There are cynics who say Mother’s Day is just another commercial excuse to […]

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Family Fun Zone

by Sing Weist Whether you are traveling with a newborn, toddler, and/or teenager, there is always family fun activities that Ventura has to offer.  There are multiple parks that allow you to have a picnic in the park, while enjoying the beautiful sunshine and coastal breeze.  San Buenaventura Mission Gardens, Mission Park and Figueroa Plaza […]

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In-N-Out, More of a Lifestyle

by Elle Gaston It’s hard to conceive of a world without In-N-Out. There are people out there who have never bit into the magic of an animal-style burger, I know, but in southern California, it’s hard to imagine life without it. People either love it, or hate it. And I love it. It’s a staple […]

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Mother-Daughter Outings in Ventura

by Elle Gaston With every special relationship, there need to be special days just for you, and what’s more special than a mother-daughter relationship? Spending quality time together every so often can be nice, but thinking of ways to spend that time can be difficult. Here are some fun Ventura ideas for your mother-daughter day. […]

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The new tree on the hill

by Fiorella Calderoni Two Trees have a new buddy! We’re happy to welcome the third tree to our hill. Check it out! Photography by Jovan Garcia

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What Once Was Old, Is Now New. Shopping at thrift and antique stores in Ventura

by Sing Weist Rustic, vintage, classic, and old-school are all terms that have been used recently when individuals are seeking an item from an antique store. Whether it is for decorating your garden or home, these timeless pieces that you find at an antique store all tell a story. While walking through the different corners […]

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VINTAGE DREAMS

By Rebecca Kajumba If you’re lucky, you have already seen some beautiful vintage cars chugging along in downtown Ventura. There are some specific places in Ventura that will take you back in time. You will feel like you stepped into the TARDIS and woke up in a different decade. I adore antique shops and I […]

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DREAM ADVENTURES

By Rebecca Kajumba One of my 2017 resolutions was to explore more and take all the opportunities for adventure. I started this off by hiking. Ventura has so many hiking trails to choose from and if you’re just a beginner like me this can be a little intimidating. It is best to start out with a […]

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A THRIFTER’S DREAM

By Rebecca Kajumba I absolutely love shopping, and thrift stores in Ventura provide a wide variety of styles without emptying your bank account. If you are an avid thrifter, you will see all your thrifting dreams come true in Ventura. The best place to begin is in downtown Ventura. Let’s start with one of my […]

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