Wolfdogs Inspire Life-Changing Moves

Taboo, Merlin, Kona, Thor, Loki, Sarge, Riggs and Ryder live peacefully and naturally, enjoying life as part of a wolfdog pack, thanks to Paula Ficara and Steve Wastell. Beginning with Taboo in 2009, the couple rescued all of the wolfdogs, saving them from impending death and providing them with a safe, secure family and a loving, healthy environment and lifestyle.

Living Your Best Life with AsandraMD

Thousands of people from coast to coast credit Beverly Hills-based vitality expert Dr. Christopher Asandra with putting them on the path to better health and improved quality of life as they age. One of the world’s leading hormone experts, Dr. Asandra founded the NuMale Medical Centers, NuFemme Rejuvenation Clinics, and most recently AsandraMD, with the aim of helping patients live…

Stash Cash & Be Prepared

Markets and economies move in cycles. And, as you may know, we’re 10 years into this current expansion. Yet, many people have become accustomed to sustained growth in the value of their stock, bond and real estate portfolio, and they have unknowingly been influenced by a theory economists refer to as the “wealth effect.” You may be familiar with the…

Dedicated to Rescue Pets

In a speech in Cape Town in June 1966, Robert Kennedy said: “There is a Chinese curse which says, ‘May he live in interesting times.’ Like it or not, we live in interesting times.” It definitely is a curse, not a blessing. Looking at it from the perspective of how our community deals with these “interesting … Continued

March 2019 Around Town

Family Arts Fest Features Jazzy Ash Children’s musician Jazzy Ash entertains with her lively, family-friendly New Orleans-themed music at Pepperdine University’s Smothers Theatre at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.  Jazzy Ash and the Leaping Lizards’ performances are part of Family Arts Fest, a community event sponsored by the Lisa Smith Wengler Center for the Arts, from 11 a.m. to 3 … Continued

Connecting Community: BIG Heart Ranch Sparks Healing Nature

“Live Big, Love Big” aptly describes the philosophy of BIG Heart Ranch in Malibu, where Co-founder and President Suzi Landolphi and a talented team of mostly volunteer facilitators lead evidence-based, progressive, inclusive and life-affirming experiences in nature with the help of a restorative herd of rescued farm animals.

Ride in Style with Distinctive Carriage

Coordinating a wedding, Bar/Bat Mitzvah, or any other celebration is a major undertaking. The first priorities typically include selecting a professional planner, venue, theme, caterer, entertainment and so on. Transportation is frequently an afterthought. One of the last things to worry about is how to shuttle key individuals around. Just get a limo, right?

Home Tour Showcases Local Style

The Pacific Palisades Woman's Club Home Tour treated visitors to an inside look at several special area homes. Guests were shuttled to the Grenola house (The Gallery), Muskingham house (the Hidden Gem) and El Medio (the Craftsman) for a day of socializing and touring beautiful homes to benefit local nonprofits.