Revitalize & Rejuvenate at Shonan Beauty Clinic

Internationally renowned Shonan Beauty began nearly two decades ago in Japan, where it quickly grew to more than 85 locations throughout the country. In 2017, Shonan Beauty expanded into the United States, with a Shonan Beauty Clinic now open in Thousand Oaks, where experts offer a wide range of medical-based aesthetics, including a full service regenerative and rejuvenation medispa, plus…

All Patio Furniture Restores New Life to Old Furniture

“Almost anything can be restored!” says Kristin Soto, the manager of All Patio Furniture in Sun Valley, where customers from all over SoCal go to restore their patio furniture at a fraction of the cost of buying it new.

Aldik Home: A Christmas Wonderland Just a Short Drive Away

For more than 60 years, Aldik Home has been dazzling customers, celebrities and holiday décor enthusiasts with the most spectacular Christmas displays in the country. Stepping into Aldik Home is like walking into your Christmas dreamscape. Top to bottom, it is covered in the most stunning holiday décor, from intricate ornaments, to whimsical elves, glitter stems and twinkling lights. There…

Juicy Ladies Launches Palisades Location

Don't be fooled by the name—Juicy Ladies—into thinking the Palisades’ newest culinary addition is simply a juice bar. Actually an inviting organic cafe with a full menu of delicious, healthy dishes available throughout the day, Juicy Ladies also serves up an extensive menu of smoothies, "shots," coffee, tea and juices, ranging from orange and carrot to combinations known to cleanse…

NW Rugs

 Article Tracy Marcynzsyn  When it comes to quality, NW Rugs & Furniture is second to none. Since establishing its first showroom in Oregon in 1992, NW Rugs & Furniture has offered high quality service, selection and style, all at an affordable price.  Their commitment to provide customers with the best service possible, coupled with an extensive collection of beautiful rugs…


Founded in 2005 by a retired Disney Imagineer, The Malibu Company offers handcrafted, sustainable products sourced from natural materials like bamboo, acacia, teak and mango woods. Their beautiful products offer natural antimicrobial properties that safeguard against bacteria and parasites, making them ideally suited for use with food. Living in harmony with nature, farmers harvest the materials from organic orchards in a…

Contour & Lose Fat with ZERONA® Cold Laser Treatment at Wagner Holistic Center

Wagner Holistic Center in Pacific Palisades offers the treatment “of a lifetime” for clients looking for high-quality health care. Dr. Edward Wagner and the team of highly trained chiropractors and specialized holistic care experts offer a wide range of therapies, including chiropractic care, energy balancing, nutrition and antiaging, hormone balancing and laser treatments for body and brain regeneration.

Teaching Students to Be Successful Test-Takers

Every year when testing season arrived, I watched several of our best students get mediocre scores or even worse on standardized tests. After working for over 30 years in school placement and admissions, I realized the correlation between test scores and academic ability was questionable.