Fun in the Sun in So Cal ~ Joshua Tree

We have so many great things to do and see living in So Cal, here’s a local favorite about 2 hours south of Orange Co. Not lot ago we headed out for a drive in So Cal, heading east on the 10 past Palm Springs on our way to the George S. Patton Museum, in.. read more →

Taste of Downtown Disney ~ August 12, 2010

Support CHOC, Children’s Hospital of Orange County at the Taste of  Downtown Disney in Downtown Disney! Thursday, August 12th is the date, the downtown Downtown Disney District is the place for this great event. It’s the 3rd annual “taste” event to support the extraordinary CHOC ~ Children’s Hospital of OC.  Anyone who’s ever experienced the.. read more →

Friday Freebies ~ FREE Things To Do in Orange County

Friday Freebies is about sharing FREE things to do in & around the southland. Here’s just one for the kids and the family for summer 2010. FREE ADMISSION to the Nixon Presidential Library in beautiful Yorba Linda. That’s right FREE admission for the kids and families from 10:30 am till noon daily. This summer features a.. read more →

OC Farmers Markets ~ In & Around So Cal

One of the things I love so much about living in So Cal is the fact we have so many choices when it comes to local farmers markets in the OC. Here’s a list of local markets to cruise around in northern Orange Co.   I’ve been to many of these myself and never been disappointed! Brea.. read more →

So Cal July 4th Celebrations 2010

Celebrate America’s Birthday around the southland! This year July 4th comes on a Sunday and that means you could have two days to celebrate Independence Day more than once!  That’s right, some cities are celebrating on Saturday the 3rd, while others (the purists) are celebrating July 4th. So take your pick around the south-land and.. read more →

24 Hour Relay For Life Heads to Brea June 26

Brea-Olinda High School will be home to participants during the 24 HOUR RELAY for LIFE, 26th & 27th. Campus activies will take place on the football field, surrounded by the “state of the art”  sport track at the Wildcat Stadium just east of the 57 freeway and north of Lambert Rd. The event will kick.. read more →

La Mirada Bank Repos & Short Sales

If you live in Souther Cal now, you probably know La Mirada is a well established community of most single family homes, sprinkled in with a few condo developments. Although the area has long-been considered very stable, the city has seen a number for foreclosures and short sales. Here’s the scoop on the short sale.. read more →

Check out the Brea Sports Park

Brea’s sports park is a big hit with all of us in and around Brea. read more →

Healthy Living in So Cal

Living in So Cal is about sharing interesting facts and places in and around the southland.  During my travels I found some interesting health news about where we/you live in Southen Cal. If you live in the OC it’s ranked #7 of 56 rated counties for healthy living. Other local rankings include: Los Angeles Co. #26.. read more →

So Cal Hiking in Palm Springs

Living in So Cal has so much to offer. Yes we put up with traffic, yes we experience crowds and long lines, yet we have some of the most wonderful places to visit and explore. One of my favorites is the desert area of Southern California in and around Palm Springs. Here’s a recent visit.. read more →