The Gratitude Garden Preschool Hosts Annual Fundraiser

The Gratitude Garden Preschool held their annual fundraiser at Talega Golf Course where art created by the students were displayed and auctioned off. Artist Drew Brophy was present creating one of his Sacred Geometry pieces live also to be auctioned that evening.

Franciso Camilo Paints the Town

Francisco V Camilo from Portugal is a part of the Street Artist in Residence program which Joshua Host started here in San Clemente. Some of his work around town is highlighted here.

OC Contemporary Gallery Opens in San Clemente

Brian McCraken long time resident and business owner opens OC Contemporary Gallery here in San Clemente. You can visit the gallery Wednesday to Saturday 12 pm to 6 pm. The gallery will be hosting private events throughout the year. If you love art, you will truly enjoy this place.

May 2017 Publisher’s Letter

We celebrate the month of May as it brings sunshine to our faces and Love to our Hearts as we honor all mother's on the 14th. 'Mother's Day' is a celebration honoring the mother of the family, as well as motherhood, maternal bonds, and the influence of mothers in society. This May let us think about all the women in…

The Future Shining Bright for San Clemente Student

Alexia “Ally” Taylor of San Clemente is the winner of the prestigious 2017 Father Ernest D. Sillers Legacy Award from St. Mary’s School which honors a student who demonstrates superior leadership skill, evidence of service and civic responsibility. Active in leadership and philanthropic roles at school, church and in her community, Ally is an inspiration to everyone who knows her…

A Flying Success at Giving Back

According to Denise Wilson, there are two keys to success: resilience, and a deep sense of knowing anything is possible. Wilson is the founder, president and CEO of Desert Jet, an aircraft charter, management and maintenance company based in Palm Springs. Since inception, Desert Jet has grown significantly and experienced much success.

Going To The Chapel

It's that time of the year when the man of your dreams gets on one knee to ask you one of the most important questions of your life. You, with love in your heart, tears in your eyes and a joyful giggle say {because let’s be honest, you have been WAITING for this day to happen and it’s FINALLY here}…"YES!…

Uncovering the Authentic You

In times of turmoil and confusion when everyone is looking outside of themselves for answers, the best and most beneficial thing we can do for ourselves is to look within. My whole life I have been uncovering myself through what I call “Taking the Journey In”. Nothing else in my life has been more fulfilling, more joyful, more rich, more…

Organic All American Apple Pie

Place flour in a food processor with cutting metal blade, add butter and shortening, slowly pulse your processor to cut up butter and shortening. Add two tablespoon of water at a time and pulse a few more times. After four tablespoons of water, check to see if the flour holds together. The dough should look crumbly if it does not…

Conquering the Board

23-year-old San Clemente native, Tory Gilkerson won the 2016 Women's World Longboard Championship. We recently caught up with her while she was surfing at a competition in Papua New Guinea and asked her a few questions. Here's what she had to say: Rachael Tilly was the 2015 champion. Did you gain any inspiration from her? It was really cool to…