Thanksgiving Cooking Safety

Last year we talked about keeping safe in the kitchen with the hot gravy, the towels that can catch on fire, the kids distracting you from what’s on the stove. This year we’re going to talk about the food. Yes, the food! Doesn’t everyone talk about the food for Thanksgiving? But this is different. Did […]

Are You Ready for Tonight’s Rain in Orange County?

California has a reputation for being sunny and fair all the time. And it’s true—we do get a lot of sunshine and not a lot of rain, especially in contrast to the rest of the country. It’s one of the reasons it’s such a desirable place to live! But it does rain occasionally. And when […]

Thanksgiving Safety For Pets

If you have a dog, you probably already know the way to their heart. More than a tummy rub, more than a W-A-L-K, those furry four-legged friends love food. Especially the food in our bowls and our plates versus their own bowl—can you blame them? And if you’re looking forward to Thanksgiving dinner, just think […]

Why We Celebrate Veteran’s Day

Veteran’s Day is approaching: Next Monday, November 11th to be exact. So as you’re hanging your flag outside your home this week to commemorate this esteemed day, let’s take the time to reflect on what Veteran’s Day really is. Have you noticed that, unlike President’s Day or Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday which are always […]