Camping With Your Kiddos
May24

Camping With Your Kiddos

By Maria del Cisne Vital   Camping is a great way to teach your kids the importance of the outdoors and to spend some quality time together. Ditch the technology, take in your surroundings, and become one with nature at these kid-friendly SoCal camping spots:   Black Rock Campground in Joshua Tree National Park One of two camping sites that can be reserved at Joshua Tree, Black Rock is a great place for family camping...

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VIVOBAREFOOT Launches New Plant-Based Shoe
May23

VIVOBAREFOOT Launches New Plant-Based Shoe

This week, VIVOBAREFOOT launched The Primus Lite II Bio. The new plant-based shoe is made with corn, algae and other natural materials. Making The Primus Lite II Bio better for both you and the environment. Fun The Primus Lite II Bio Facts: The Primus Lite II Bio is VIVOBAREFOOT’s most innovative sustainable shoe to-date and one of the world’s first plant-based performance shoes. The new vegan shoe is designed with over 30...

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California Tapestry
May20

California Tapestry

ILLUSTRATOR LESLEY GOREN CELEBRATES CALIFORNIA NATIVE PLANTS IN EXHIBITION AT MISSION TRAILS California Tapestry on view June 22 through August 3 On view at the Mission Trails Regional Park (MTRP) Visitor and Interpretive Center June 22 through August 3, 2019 is an exhibition by Los Angeles-based artist and illustrator Lesley Goren, whose lively and colorful images of plants and flowers are a self-described “love note” to the native...

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CatCon
May20

CatCon

CATCON RETURNS TO BRING IMMERSIVE EXPERIENCES, CAT CELEBS, SEMINARS TO GLOBAL CAT-LOVING COMMUNITY Pop Culture and Cat Fans Converge at World’s Largest Cat-Centric Gathering; Plans to Give 200+ Cats Homes at Adoption Village CatCon was named “Ten Best Emerging Festivals of 2019” (USA Today), “5 Cons You Should Know” (Wall Street Journal), “20 Must-Experience Festivals in the U.S.” (Expedia) WHEN: Saturday, June 29: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m....

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10 Top SoCal Dog Parks and Beaches
May03

10 Top SoCal Dog Parks and Beaches

Dog owners will reach new heights to give their dog the best opportunities possible. With these ten best dog parks and beaches in SoCal, Fifi will be the most athletic and social dog around.   The dog beach at Huntington Beach is one of the most popular dog destinations. Your pup can play in the sand, relax in the sun and swim or even surf in the ocean. The only cost is parking, but donations are also accepted. For more...

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Preparing For Earthquakes
Mar29

Preparing For Earthquakes

Five years ago, a magnitude 5.1 earthquake struck on the Puente Hills fault in La Habra and produced shaking felt across several Southern California counties. More than a hundred aftershocks followed during the next few days, including a magnitude 4.1 quake just a few miles away. The 2014 La Habra quake delivered a reminder to Southern Californians that even moderate earthquakes can cause damage—in this case, power outages, ruptured...

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