Moving Resolution

More than 15 years ago I made what for me was a very rare belated (in June) New Year’s resolution. It was one that thousands of middle-aged people make: “I’m gonna get back in shape.” The epiphany for me was when we were celebrating my daughter’s graduation from Brown University—what should have been a great time was a struggle. I…

The Shape of True Health: Work Your Body, Refresh Your Mind, Rejuvenate Your Self

“I only went out for a walk and finally concluded to stay out till sundown, for going out, I found, was really going in.” ~John Muir

Pepperdine Rings in the New Year with Musical Performances to Entertain & Delight

Pepperdine University kicks off the new year with an exciting lineup of musical performances at the Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts at Pepperdine’s Malibu campus. Serving as an arts hub for the community, the Center links professional guest artists with Pepperdine students and more than 50,000 patrons annually.

Boys & Girls Club Wellness Center Encourages Youth to Reach Out & Up

The new Wellness Center at the Boys & Girls Club of Malibu was inspired by a collective concern over a lack of accessible and affordable services available to youth in Malibu.

Woman’s Club Home Tour Pays It Forward

The 32nd Annual Pacific Palisades Woman's Club Holiday Home Tour featured an exclusive look at three beautiful homes festively decorated for the holidays. Event proceeds from the tour and Holiday Boutique benefit local nonprofits in their missions to serve the community.

January 2018 Around Town

Join the Palisades community at this special Night of Comedy celebrating Chamber CEO Arnie Wishnick and inducting new Honorary Mayors Janice and Billy Crystal. This first-of-its-kind fundraising event features cocktails, nibbles and especially laughs, as outgoing Palisades Honorary Mayor Kevin Nealon ends his term and celebrates Pacific Palisades’ “fearless leader,” Arnie Wishnick. Under Arnie’s leadership, the Chamber has worked to…

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.

Attain Optimal Well-Being at Zuma Wellness

Her desire to help people “live a healthier lifestyle and achieve optimal well-being so they can live their fullest and best life” motivated California native and Malibu resident Dr. Sarah Murphy to found Zuma Wellness, a naturopathic medicine clinic offering a wide range of all-natural services.

Pharmaca Integrative Pharmacy: Your Local One-Stop Wellness Shop

Pharmaca Integrative Pharmacy in Pacific Palisades is a definitive wellness destination that draws a wide range of customers who are looking for advice from pharmacists, health practitioners and beauty consultants, along with myriad product offerings. With the opening of the first store in Boulder, Colorado, in 2000, Pharmaca’s founders effectively established the country's first chain of integrative pharmacies. Over the…

The Power of Habit:

The New Year is a point of reset, often serving as a catalyst to encourage new, more favorable actions and behaviors for both individuals and businesses. It’s an opportunity to start anew and replace the “old with new” and the “bad with good;” at least when it comes to habits. And, this year may be no different, but we all…