Coastal Fashion

Facialworks Facial Bar Reopens in Newport Beach

The family-owned sustainable, clean skin care company Facialworks has reopened its Newport Beach location on Westcliff Drive. Inspired by (and created with facets of) the...

LoveShackFancy Opens First West Coast Boutique at Lido Marina Village

  Clothing and home collection boutique LoveShackFancy has opened its first West Coast location at Lido Marina Village in Newport Beach. It’s the brand’s fourth...

Home & Garden

Sherman Library Virtual Newport Beach Garden Tour and Summer Garden Party

Coronavirus and social distancing won’t prevent the annual Sherman Library & Gardens Newport Beach Garden Tour from taking place on May 9—it will just...

Sherman Gardens Exhibit Highlights Junk as Art

At a local garden, guests can enter a world full of tropical flora and — for a limited time — get a glimpse at...


Insights: How to Have a Grateful Holiday

It is that time of year again—the holidays are upon us. Who knew this time last year that we would have gone through all...

Insights: A Wedding to Remember

One of the happiest days of my life happened last weekend: My daughter got married.  Yes, a COVID wedding with all the precautions. They...

Insights: Experiencing Life

Insights: Moving Through Life

Mom's Voice

Realty TV - Real Housewives of OC

Mom’s Voice: Too Real For Reality TV?

There is no question that Realty TV stars such as the Kardashians have captured the hearts (or the gag reflexes) of the American people for...

Mom’s Voice: Dreaming of an Origami Christmas

If a mother’s work is never done, then what can be said of a room mom, the mother responsible for myriad behind the scenes...

Moments for Health

Fighting Chronic Knee Pain with a Genicular Nerve Block

By Dr. Puja Shah, DISC Sports & Spine Center in Newport Beach When 58-year-old Paul M. of Costa Mesa, Calif. learned his daughter had finally...

Flu Shot Remains a Must for Cancer Patients

By Misagh Karimi, M.D., Oncologist at City of Hope Newport Beach For cancer patients wondering whether they should get a flu shot this year as...