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The Bright future for : Ayn  Liu

The Bright future for : Ayn Liu

    Powerful. Soulful. Beautiful. These are the words that can be used to describe the singing voice of 12-year-old Ayn Liu. She brings to the table something so unique and well-crafted for her age that you could only imagine where her talent will take her....

SUMMER CAMP GUIDE 2021

SUMMER CAMP GUIDE 2021

Make this summer feel closer to normal by signing your kiddo up for a camp. We’ve got STEM and tech camps, sports camps, creative camps, nature camps, adventure camps, traditional summer camps!       OC Music & Dance is proud to offer camps and...

Irvine MOMS: Favorite Beaches in Orange County

Irvine MOMS: Favorite Beaches in Orange County

  Bolsa Chica   Bolsa Chica State Beach is a great place to watch the sunset and have a bonfire with family and friends. There are 200 fire pits available, but arrive early as they are occupied on a first come first served basis. During the day, be sure to...

The Petersen Automotive Museum is Back After a Quick Pit Stop

The Petersen Automotive Museum is Back After a Quick Pit Stop

  Whether luxurious or standard, vehicles give us the power to experience the world in new ways. Cars can take us places we couldn't have imagined centuries ago. That is the goal the Petersen Automotive Museum strives to convey through its exhibits and workshops....

A Desk Like No Other

A Desk Like No Other

  Craftsmanship is the result of mixing passion, care, and attention to detail, and that is precisely the quality you will receive from any of the modern furniture made by RLDH. Having a desk is essential to creating a comfortable work environment, especially...

Rainy Day Activity: DIY Soap Molds!

Rainy Day Activity: DIY Soap Molds!

This rainy day activity from our contributor Maria Provenzano is our favorite type of DIY—it’s easy enough to do with kids, but the result is cute enough to give as a gift. You can customize the shapes for any holiday or interest by simply using different silicone...

Candid chatter with Tracy Strandness

Candid chatter with Tracy Strandness

  On the surface Tracy Strandness is the owner of Barefoot Eco Outfitters and a mother of three, but peel back some layers and she is a woman of great depth. After years of dealing with domestic abuse, Tracy got back on her feet and did everything in her power to...

How To Teach Children Empathy

How To Teach Children Empathy

  Does your child have empathy? Or should I ask, do you have empathy? One of the best ways to teach empathy is by modeling it for your child. If you show your child how to be empathetic with your actions, they will learn from you. But teaching empathy goes beyond...

Natalie the Believer

Natalie the Believer

              With a gift of intuition, Natalie realized that she was meant to help people. She turned this calling into a career, where she provides readings, meditation strategies, and advice for people who need some guidance in...

Elyse Rowan knows how to Party

Elyse Rowan knows how to Party

  Residing in the beautiful and serene central coast of California, Wedding Planner Elyse Rowen brings to life the perfect wedding for each couple she works with. She had always wanted to be an event planner, but took a different route when attending college. She...

Fun Facts : Love where you live

Fun Facts : Love where you live

  Irvine Fun Facts Many television shows and movies were filmed here including The Hangover, Shark Tank, Criminal Minds, The Bachelor, The Real Housewives of Orange County, Total Divas, and more! 2. On the list of FBI crime rankings of cities, Irvine has been...

Meet Lisa Anderson Shaffer

Meet Lisa Anderson Shaffer

Lisa Anderson Shaffer is the woman behind eco-friendly jewelry company, Zelma Rose. Some key factors of her business is that it creates zero to minimal waste and contains jewelry pieces that are sustainable and packaged in recyclable materials. In addition to running...

Project Sunshine: Bringing Joy to Sick Kids!

Project Sunshine: Bringing Joy to Sick Kids!

Project Sunshine is an amazing organization that aims to bring joy and play to pediatric patients. The goal is not only to bring some light—some sunshine—to little ones going through scary times, but also to give caregivers a well-deserved break. We spoke to Whitney...

Rainbow Cheesecake!

Rainbow Cheesecake!

We love this colorful cheesecake for St. Patty’s Day, an alternative to a birthday cake or any time you need to mix up a little cheer. It does need to chill overnight, so grab these ingredients below and click through for the full instructions from food blogger and...

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