Coffee! Orange County booms with a new
wave of innovators and coffeehouses. Here are our favorites along with the creative people who keep them running.
Singing Out Loud Can joining a choir lead to more friendships? Our associate editor put the theory to test.
All That Shimmers Farnaz Esnaashari-Charmatz, creator and executive producer of Nickelodeon’s “Shimmer and Shine,” knows what appeals to the pre-K set.
Person of Interest The co-host of YouTube’s “That Drone Show”
Hip Hoods Hidden treats in Laguna Hills
Perfect Getaway A guide to Winter Park, Colorado
Quotes Israeli choreographer Ido Tadmor
Culturephile A Google search for O.C. superstar Gwen Stefani brings up a few surprises
Arts Jorg Dubin’s land sculpture graces the entryway to Harvest restaurant at The Ranch in Laguna Beach
Don’t Miss Adam Ant, Bill Maher, Aida, and a “Downton Abbey” costume exhibit at Muzeo.
Opener An O.C. exclusive clutch from Weekend Max Mara at South Coast Plaza
Finds Rosy spring hues
Tastemaker Anaheim Hills native’s luscious lipstick line
Hot Shop Drifter highlights hip, street-savvy trends at SoCo
Main Course Review of Snooze AM in Tustin
Nibbles & Bits Chicken + Waffles smackdown: JFAT vs. Macallan’s
OC’s Best: Six spots where free Wi-Fi meets elevated cuisine
Global Diner Finding bun bo Hue in Little Saigon
Road to Morocco Designer Deborah Waltz creates her version of global style in O.C.
On The Market A closer look at Yorba Linda, plus modern yet classic homes
At Home With Dana Point designer’s chunky woolen knits
Sourced Copper items for your home.
DEPARTMENTS AND COLUMNS
My O.C. Used books yield treasures of all sorts
Rituals Macres Florists in Santa Ana has been in business for 95 years
Answer Man The namesake of Holy Jim Canyon and two other intriguing facts