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 →

What’s Happening in Brea Housing Today?

Brea, CA Residential Real Estate Sales Report ~ Brea Home Sales for May 2009. Check it out and see why Brea’s the place to be! Single Family Homes for Brea: 68  re-sale homes were  for sale, down 17% from last month at 81 and 65/94/ respectively for the past few months. 23 pending sales and back-ups, up 22% from last.. read more →

Brea Jazz on Brea’s Downtown Birch St. ~ FREE EVENT

It’s the 2008 FREE Concert Series courtesy of the Downtown Business Owner’s Association beginning Friday September 5th through Saturday September 27.  Hours are 7:00 pm to 10:30 pm each night. It’s Brea’s Sixth Annual Brea Jazz Festival  2008 ~  The concerts take place Friday and Saturday nights in downtown Brea on Birch Street just West of Brea.. read more →

Brea’s Symphony on Birch Street ~ August 3, 2008

Symphony on Birch Street! That right Sunday, August 3rd it’s time for the whole family to enjoy the sounds of the Pacific Symphony and enjoy the outdoors on a late Sunday afternoon. Come early for a good seat, (some seats are reserved) some are first come first served. Family activities begin at 5:30 PM with.. read more →

Wellness ~ Staying Healthy in Orange Co. CA

Be well in Brea ~ Wellness Festival 2007! Saturday, September 29 the City of Brea is sponsoring the annual Brea Wellness Festival from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. This takes places in the beautiful Brea Community Center at 695 E. Madison Way, Brea. It’s time to participate and be on your personal journey, a quest.. read more →

Brea Fest Friday ~ August 17th

Family Fun in Good Old Brea! It’s the annual Brea Fest featuring great food, beverages, fun and entertainment takes place Friday, August 17th 6:30 to 10:00 at the Brea Civic and Cultural Center.This popular event is always a crowd pleaser for all. Funds raised at this event will benefit Brea arts. Admission is FREE, and.. read more →

Ready to Volunteer? ~ Orange County Needs Your Help

Paint Your Heart Out is a non-profit organization of community volunteers lending a helping hand to senior citizens within the community. Community volunteers repair, refurbish and paint homes for low-income seniors 65+ and disabled homeowners. This worthwhile organization has two homes scheduled in October and November in Orange County. I’ve talked with others over the years who.. read more →

Brea ~ Summer Family Fun ~ Free Concerts

Concerts in the Park ~ Summer Fun Orange County Style It’s that time once again! Brea’s FREE concerts at City Hall Park. Take a break mid-week to enjoy the fun and meet friends. Just bring the blankets, folding chair and the kids. Swimming is available in the Brea Plunge, Orange County’s oldest community pool. I.. read more →

Taking the Plunge in Good old Brea for Summer Fun!

Most would call it a pool, yet in Brea it’s known as the plunge. It’s a municipal pool as commonly known in most communities, but here it’s still the plunge. How many years (if any) have you ever heard of a municipal pool being called a plunge? It’s throw back to years gone-by. In fact,.. read more →