Michelle Mears-Gerst

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Organic Meals Made to Order at Greenleaf Gourmet Chopshop

If you love the idea of visiting a farmers market and picking out fresh produce but lack the time (or maybe the talent) to turn that healthy food into a meal, then visit the Greenleaf […]

CBS Los Angeles–06/13/2012

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Survival Guide To Amusement Park Visits With Teens and Tweens

Don’t just drag a surly teen through SoCal’s theme parks: follow this gameplan to ensure a fun day for the whole family.

CBS Los Angeles–06/05/2012

Ally Mollo

Guardian Angels Help Kids Spread Their Own Wings

If your child fears the dark, needs inspiration or has a difficult time making friends it may be time to send in a member of the G.A.R.D. – as in the Guardian Angel Rainbow Division. […]

CBS Los Angeles–05/08/2012

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What You’re Doing This Week: May 7

Oh, summer. You’re such a tease. These awesome events and activities will let us pretend you are already here.

CBS Los Angeles–05/07/2012

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Smile and Say Cheese: The Loft Cheese Gallery

Grab your friends, family, or a special date to create a unique dining experience where conversations flow and your palate is challenged. The Loft Cheese Gallery at the Montage Resort and Spa in Laguna Beach […]

CBS Los Angeles–04/18/2012

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Discover the Rails-To-Trails Hikes in SoCal

The whistle’s blowing, time to hop on board a local Rail-to-Trails path. It’s your ticket to healthy living.

CBS Los Angeles–04/06/2012

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Pretend City Pairs Health Screenings With St. Patrick’s Day Celebration

Pretend City wishes you luck and good health this weekend at their family wellness event. Don’t leave your child’s developmental health to luck. Celebrate Saint Patrick’s Day at Pretend City and take part in the […]

CBS Los Angeles–03/14/2012


Best Bed and Breakfasts For Your Romantic Getaway

Spend a few days in a quaint comfortable setting where an innkeeper will warmly greet you at the door, personally prepare your room and serve you an intimate gourmet breakfast.

CBS Los Angeles–02/17/2012

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Where To Work Out With Your Kids

Some of the best ideas for family friendly activities in SoCal where parents and children can spend time together, exercise and have fun.

CBS Los Angeles–02/01/2012

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Upcoming Races You Still Have Time To Train For

Train for a race and help a charity at the same time. It’s a win-win.

CBS Los Angeles–01/25/2012

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Not Your Grandma’s Aprons

Fashion trend alert: cute and sassy aprons are popping up in retail locations around the Southland. Keep your eye out or pop into one of the shops below. Sassy, sexy, flirty, whimsical and cute are […]

CBS Los Angeles–01/13/2012


SoCal’s Ethnic Christmas Traditions

Greek, Mexican, Swiss, Armenian, etc…so many ethnicities, so many ways to celebrate. Consult our guide for worldwide holiday traditions right here in Southern California.

CBS Los Angeles–12/16/2011