3 Organizing Tips From Cal State Fullerton Professor Carrie Lane

Carrie Lane is a professor of American studies at Cal State Fullerton and researches the growing popularity of professional organizers. She is working on a book about her research.

On The Market: A Mission Viejo Home with Stylish Storage

The home has a courtyard with access to a second-floor suite that includes a kitchen.

How This O.C. Spin Studio Owner Adapted Her Business During COVID-19

"Sometimes I get stuck in my ways and I don’t like trying new things, but through this I’ve learned that everytime I’m open-minded about change, goodness just floods in."

Spirited Sanitizer: Blinking Owl Distillery Owner Shares Experience Switching Gears

"It feels absolutely amazing to be needed, especially in a time of crisis. I come from (the field of) medicine, and I feel like I’m back in health care."

A Relaxing Mountain Escape Awaits at Mount Shasta

An hour south of the California-Oregon border, Mount Shasta has the visual grandeur of Yosemite with the unassuming vibe of a small town. Bookmark this for your post-quarantine plans!

Enjoy Virtual Garden Tours, Concerts, and More From Home

This month enjoy virtual events from the safety of your home including the Environmental Nature Center’s Spring Faire or sharpen your gardening skills with tips from OC Coast Keeper.

This Laguna Beach Boutique Carries a Gender-Neutral Line

Katharine Story's namesake boutique features bohemian designs with callbacks to the ’60s and ’70s.

Keep Up Your Beauty At Home With Tutorials, Dye Kits, and More

Whether you’re looking to spruce up your skin care routine, talk with an expert, or dye your hair at home, here are a few O.C. places to check out.

A Newport Beach Interior Designer’s Eclectic Living Room

"If you walk into this house, you feel like someone lives here and there’s a story behind stuff."

Shop Local This Mother’s Day With San Clemente-Based Edens Garden

Edens Garden's essential oils are made with vegan and nontoxic ingredients.

In Plain Sight: The Historic Santa Ana Water Tower

This month's explorer series highlights the landmark structure located off the 5 Freeway.


What It’s Like To: Take a VR Tour of Your Brain

After Meera Sawhney of Irvine was diagnosed with a tumor, neurosurgeon Robert Louis used a virtual reality headset to ease her anxiety and rehearse her operation.

What It’s Like To: Change the System

Elizabeth Campbell of Irvine fights for accessibility and independence for all.

What It’s Like To: Nurture a Child Who Has Had a Brain Tumor

Hildie Vega of Fountain Valley augments standard medical treatment for her daughter Olivianna with help from MaxLove Project.