Care for the Different Layers of Your Skin

Care for the Different Layers of Your Skin

You may remember talking about the various layers of the skin in biology class, but how does that apply to taking care of your own face in your beauty routine? Taking care of your skin means going deeper, and taking care of all the layers beneath. Depending upon which...

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10 Bad Habits That Affect Your Skin

10 Bad Habits That Affect Your Skin

Skin care has become so much more popular in recent years, and for good reason! Skin care is about so much more than looking beautiful — although it can certainly do that too. Caring for your skin is about caring for the inside of your body as well as the outside,...

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Ask the Expert: Coffee Tips

Ask the Expert: Coffee Tips

In honor of National Coffee Day, Local LA Roaster and makers of family-crafted Don Francisco’s Coffee share three great coffee tips and some fun tidbits! We tapped Lisette Gaviña Lopez, a fourth generation coffee roaster and marketing director for F. Gaviña &...

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Sketches of Spain Pt. 1

Sketches of Spain Pt. 1

It was a crazy idea. Travel the length of Spain from the South to the North in a very hot August. What is clear is that travel in the year 2021 was not like any other year—we’re not just talking the masks, the social distance, the lessened crowds, but the fact that...

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Smart Ways to Be Prepared for a Family Emergency

Smart Ways to Be Prepared for a Family Emergency

Smart Ways to Be Prepared for a Family Emergency Life is full of surprises. This is why it is essential to be ready for any type of emergency. Here are some ways to effectively prepare for family emergencies. 1. Consider Your Family’s Unique Needs When preparing for...

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Lady Blackbird sings

Lady Blackbird sings

  Every once in a while, someone brings to music a voice, a sound, a note or a chord that is different. Enter Lady Blackbird, who back in 2020, brought to the ears of the world, the song, Blackbird. A composition written and sung by Nina Simone, Lady...

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8 Natural Ways to Manage Anxiety

8 Natural Ways to Manage Anxiety

More than 40 million U.S. adults have an anxiety disorder. Yet, less than 37% of them ever receive professional medical treatment. That isn’t to say they don’t receive any treatment at all, though. In fact, many people rely on natural solutions to manage their anxiety...

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New Atlas of American Style

New Atlas of American Style

From the forthcoming book with Vogue entitled THE UNITED STATES OF FASHION: A NEW ATLAS OF AMERICAN STYLE which will  be publishied on September 7th.   An expanded look at Vogue’s February 2021 issue which launched their project, this book celebrates creators,...

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VYBES Kicks Off Labor Day Sale

VYBES Kicks Off Labor Day Sale

Labor Day Sales are in full effect, and with Labor Day Weekend just around the corner, it's prime time to save cash on some of your favorite brands! Functional wellness brand, VYBES, wants to celebrate with you from August 30 to September 10, so get stocked up using...

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Show Your Classic Car in SoCal

Show Your Classic Car in SoCal

While we didn’t get the chance to travel to car shows for most of 2020, things are starting to go back to normal. If your quarantine project was restoring a classic car — or you’ve got one in your collection that you’ve been itching to show off — events are starting...

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The Beauty of Breathwork

The Beauty of Breathwork

I‘m sure we can all agree that 2020 & 2021 have been difficult. What made it a little easier for me was stumbling upon Ana Lilia’s online breathwork class. During lockdown, Ana’s Saturday morning class became the highlight of my week. Sometimes, Ana starts her...

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Meet SunDaze: The 100% OJ Citrus Cocktails

Meet SunDaze: The 100% OJ Citrus Cocktails

Move over, mimosas! With RTD (ready-to-drink) cocktails taking over the beverage world, it’s hard to know which ones are worth the buzz, and which ones aren't. Well, it's pretty buzzy around here, and we wouldn't steer you wrong. If you're looking for something new,...

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Reader Gift Basket – Cold brew vs Iced Coffee

Reader Gift Basket – Cold brew vs Iced Coffee

Coffee is an all-season drink that can be enjoyed year round with each season presents fitting recipes to indulge in. So while the summer season smolders on, maybe you want your cup of coffee to both pick you up and cool you down. If that‘s the case, here’s what to...

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10 Things SoCal Homeowners Should Consider

10 Things SoCal Homeowners Should Consider

There is nothing quite like the beauty of southern California living. However, when you buy a house, there are multiple factors to consider. Here are some things to keep in mind as you settle into your new home. 1. Use Alternative Ways to Cool Your Home  For those...

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