Bon Voyage Summer!

For many of us, August is a bittersweet turning point in the calendar year. Summer freedom is drawing to a close, and the school bells will be ringing any day now. While the lazy days of sipping cool beverages poolside may be numbered, this month brings a sense of renewal. New routines, new clothes and … Continued

The Magic of Summer!

Summertime is a magical season. The kids are out of school, the sunshine seems never-ending and there’s no shortage of adventures that await. For many, summer evokes fond memories of childhood—sleep away camp, family vacations and swimming until your fingers shriveled like prunes.  We also celebrate our nation’s independence, host parties for our friends and … Continued

You’re The Man!

OK, gentlemen. You’ve waited patiently for your turn. Last month, we brought you our Ladies issue—it is ladies first, after all—and this month, we present our “Gents” issue, celebrating all things masculine. Based on the inspiring stories we discovered from some amazing men, we agree that there are so many more reasons why it’s great … Continued

The Future is Female

Every year when May makes its welcomed return to our calendars, we can’t help but sing the line from The Temptations’ “My Girl” that goes, “When it’s cold outside, I’ve got the month of May.” This month brings with it an abundance of joy—bright blue skies, a rainbow of flowers and, of course, the celebration … Continued

Spring Forward!

Do you hear that? It’s the sound of nature springing to life after a long winter’s nap. Birds are chirping, flowers are blooming and children are playing outside as the weather gets warmer and the days grow longer. This month at Ocean To Ranch Lifestyle, we bring you our Eco issue in honor of Earth … Continued

Home Sweet Home

“Home is where the heart is.” It’s a common phrase meaning that our homes are a central place in our lives—where we rest our heads, nourish our bodies and make fond memories with loved ones. It’s the epicenter of our worlds, where we start and end each day, and where we keep our most prized … Continued

Curating Creativity

February—it’s the shortest month of the year, but there’s definitely no shortage of exciting things happening here in the special communities of San Clemente, Dana Point and San Juan Capistrano. When thinking of ideas for our Arts + Makers issue, we were inspired by our local creatives who beautify our community with their work. Whether … Continued

Bring on the New Year!

January marks the beginning of not only a new calendar year but also the opportunity for setting personal goals. Perhaps you’ve resolved to exercise more regularly, take up a new hobby or volunteer at the local homeless shelter.  Whatever your goals may be, we hope the people, places, recipes and tips and tricks in this … Continued

The Greatest Gifts Are Found In The Smallest Deeds

Hello, my name is Gina Siebert and I am thrilled to partner with Lifestyle as the new editor for this magazine.  A longtime resident of San Clemente, I am honored to be a part of this collaboration with my friend and colleague Gia Luciano.  As I reflect on what the holiday season means to me, I … Continued

Lifestyle Letter

“Be the change you wish to see in the world.” ~Mahatma Gandhi Here at San Clemente Lifestyle Magazine, we are grateful and honored to be part of a community that cares so much about helping others and giving back. This November, we shine a light on several local organizations that have a heart for service.  Learn … Continued