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The World’s Best-Loved Musical Returns to Segerstrom Center for the Arts

April 29, 2015 • Cover Story, May 2015Comments Off on The World’s Best-Loved Musical Returns to Segerstrom Center for the Arts

By Jody Robinson Photography by Joan Marcus It’s an iconic story so charming that it appeals to all ages and makes for an amazing multi-generational family experience. In our household, ANNIE lives on my iPod, is a popular Netflix selection and is a constant Pandora request by my seven-year-old daughter who belts “The Sun Will [&hellip...

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Diaper Bag Essentials

April 29, 2015 • Fashion & Trends, May 2015Comments Off on Diaper Bag Essentials

By Kristine Emerson As any new mom can attest, keeping little ones clean, fed and entertained can be especially tricky when you’re on the move. An organized – and appropriately stocked – diaper bag helps ensure that you have the tools you need to...

Take Healthy Steps to Prevent Gestational Diabetes

April 29, 2015 • May 2015, Sports, Health & FitnessComments Off on Take Healthy Steps to Prevent Gestational Diabetes

Gestational Diabetes Affects 1 in 20 Pregnancies, but MOMS Orange County is Educating Expectant Mothers about the Disease and Its Complications By Pamela Pimentel, RN, CEO of MOMS Orange County Pregnancy is a heartwarming time for most women but a diagnosis...

Family Fun in San Diego

April 29, 2015 • May 2015, TravelComments Off on Family Fun in San Diego

By Jody Robinson I’m a firm believer that traveling together is a perfect way to bond as a family and even a quick trip to a nearby destination provides plenty of memory making moments. We recently planned a long weekend in San Diego – it doesn’t...

5 Key Foods For Unlocking Your Fertility

April 29, 2015 • Cooking & Dining Out, Cover Story, May 2015Comments Off on 5 Key Foods For Unlocking Your Fertility

By Debbie James, MS, RD Eat broccoli, have a baby, right? Of course it’s not that easy, but there is a strong correlation between nutrition factors and ability to conceive for couples that have had difficulty. Keeping weight at a healthy level (BMI 20-24)...

The added artistry that makes the party

April 29, 2015 • May 2015Comments Off on The added artistry that makes the party

By Jody Robinson All the details involved in hosting back-to-back bashes at our home for our son’s 8th and daughter’s 7th birthdays was a little overwhelming. There were friends from our son’s class arriving first for a celebration scheduled from 11...

What is the Best Age to Allow Your Child a Cell Phone?

April 29, 2015 • Home Life, May 2015Comments Off on What is the Best Age to Allow Your Child a Cell Phone?

By Kristine Emerson Some parents consider cell phones for their young children as a tool for staying in touch and keeping the lines of communication open. Others content that giving your kids a cell phone too soon opens opportunities for cyberbullying and...