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Join us to Clean Up the Beaches and Parks Near Westminster This July

Join us to Clean Up the Beaches and Parks Near Westminster This July

All around the world, people are taking part in the Ocean Conservancy’s beach cleanups. For more than three decades, this event has inspired individuals to lend a hand by cleaning up their local beaches. With more than 8 million metric tons of plastic spilling into...

Tips for Staying Positive during a Pandemic

Tips for Staying Positive during a Pandemic

2020 has certainly proven to be adventurous, and not quite in the way anyone ever anticipated. Kitchens and family rooms have been transformed into school rooms and workspaces. Car picnics have replaced restaurant date nights at Shinobu Japanese BBQ. Bedrooms have...

3 Ways You Can Help with Local Beach Maintenance

3 Ways You Can Help with Local Beach Maintenance

After spending the last few months sheltering indoors, it’s time to get outside to absorb some of Southern California’s fantastic sunshine. While 72 miles of California’s coastline was off-limits during the pandemic, many beaches are now open and ready to enjoy—albeit...

3 Tips to Protect Your Skin from UV Rays

3 Tips to Protect Your Skin from UV Rays

Are you sure you’re fully protected from sun damage every time you walk out the door? You likely aren’t. As it turns out, one in every three people will suffer a serious sunburn this year, and, more seriously, 63,000 melanoma cases (the most serious type of skin...

4 Ways to Responsibly Own a Pet in an Apartment

4 Ways to Responsibly Own a Pet in an Apartment

Americans love their companion animals, with 38 percent of households owning dogs and 25 percent of households owning cats. More than just furry pets, these critters become essential members of the family with unique personalities and traits that complement the home....

Five Tips to Be a Better Neighbor and Improve Your Community

Five Tips to Be a Better Neighbor and Improve Your Community

In these uncertain times, the need for support and companionship is more important than ever. But with the need for social distancing, making those meaningful connections with others is challenging. With a little creativity, we can still be neighborly from afar. Here...

Spring: A Season of Cleansing  and Renewal

Spring: A Season of Cleansing and Renewal

Former First Lady Lady Bird Johnson proclaimed, “Where flowers bloom, so does hope.” As gardens begin to blossom and our kids’ school years creep closer to an end, the spring season is a great time for a refreshing cleanse. By taking part in spring cleaning, removing...