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July 2014
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Thomas House Family Shelter: Offering Families a House While They Find a Home

July 1, 2014 • 2014, Community, Cover Story, July 2014Comments (0)

For homeless families struggling to provide their children with life’s basic necessities and create an opportunity to become independent and self-sufficient, Thomas House Family Shelter is more than a place to stay – it’s a place to permanently change their lives. Founded in 1986 by a group of Orange County residents who were members of [&hellip...

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With Foodie Families At Heart: The Anaheim Packing District Opens its Doors

July 1, 2014 • 2014, Community, Food, July 2014Comments (0)

It’s not a food court. It’s a food hall. And never would the Anaheim Packing District be mistaken for anything less. In fact, it might just be the hippest new dining destination in Orange County – and it has its sights set on making your family a bunch...

Final Touches: Two Tales of Family Healing

July 1, 2014 • 2014, Expert Advice, Home Life, July 2014, Money MattersComments (0)

Recently, when a family came in to our offices to learn about the provisions of their grandfather’s trust, they couldn’t stop saying, “I can’t believe you got him to sign anything.” Not long before that, another family had come in to sign some...

Beating the Summer Ear Infection

July 1, 2014 • 2014, Babies, Big Kids, Expert Advice, July 2014, Sports, Health & Fitness, ToddlersComments (0)

by Dennis A. Colucci, Au.D., M.A., FAAA Unlike the ear infection that is caused by a cold or flu, the summer ear infection, caused by swimming and foreign objects making their way into your child’s ear, is quite different and requires different care. With...

Opening the Path to Greater Learning

July 1, 2014 • 2014, Education & Learning, July 2014, People & ProfilesComments (0)

Mary McPherson is an engineer with a big heart. With a degree in Chemical Engineering, Mary spent many years as a materials science engineer, during which time she published several technical reports and holds patents for original research on the changing of...

Massage for Your Teenager?

July 1, 2014 • 2014, Expert Advice, July 2014, Sports, Health & Fitness, Teens and Pre-TeensComments (0)

by Michelle Bryant  While teens may be less likely than their parents to go to a massage therapist, there are plenty of reasons why this age group should be encouraged to give it a try. The benefits of massage are well documented, among them relief of...