Inspired with Love


The people in our lives that seem to have the most impact on us are the ones that inspire us. What a gift it is to have someone or something inspire us. Because without inspiration, there is no motivation. Helen Keller knew about inspiration. First, she was inspired to learn from her teacher, Anne Sullivan, and through the person she…

Stewart Surfboards rides Party Wave with Lost Winds Brewery

Bill Stewart collaborates with Lost Winds Brewery to create a 'Party Wave'. The delicious concoction was unveiled to the 
public at Stewart Surfboards on Sept 16.

SHACC’s 1st Annual Golf Surfari

SHACC's First Annual Golf Surfari held at the San Juan Hills Golf Club on Sept 18. The tournament featured an awesome Live and Silent Auction, with items such as a Firewire Surfboard signed by Kelly Slater, fantastic trips, original artwork by Wade Koniakowsky and incredible hand-crafted putters by Master Shapers.

Hurley Pro and Swatch Pro at Trestles

Brazilians Filipe Toledo and Silvana Lima win Hurley Pro and Swatch Pro Trestles, with Jordy Smith (ZAF) and 
Keely Andrew (AUS) coming in second.

It’s All in The Crust

When she was a young girl, all Susie Hogue wanted to be when she grew up was a stay-at-home-mom and wife. Indeed, she married young and had three children by the time she was 24. There was only one hitch after she got hitched and became a mother. Susie jokes that she couldn’t even boil water at that point. She…

Journey of Transformation

On the journey of transformation, regardless of the stage you are in, you have the unique perspective to realize that wherever you are, you are enough. You spend so much time and energy trying to please so many people in your life. You are looking for their approval, their admiration and their endorsement to make you feel that you are…

Artist Spotlight

Residing in Southern California, Jacob started painting in his late teens. He studied art and three-dimensional design through college. His interest in abstract art started in his early twenties when he was inspired by resin artists Bruce Riley and Mike Mozart. Jacob began practicing with epoxy resin and various mediums and developed his own techniques and approach to resin art.

Bob’s Fine Wine a Community Staple

It seems everyone in San Clemente should be familiar with Bob’s Fine Wines. In business for 47 years strong, the small, unassuming wine shop is a treasure trove of unique, hand-selected vintage wines. Son of the original owners and now owner of the shop, Robert Clanton has been caring for this San Clemente landmark since 1986. Through the years and…

Wills and Trusts and Intestate Succession. Oh My!

Have you wondered whether you have the right estate planning documents in place? Should you have a will or a trust? Do you need an estate plan at all?

Your Health Insurance Options

Life insurance is simple. 9 times out of 10 I sell term insurance because it is inexpensive and gives you time to build your wealth so hopefully you won’t need it anymore when the kids are grown and you have a good retirement nest egg stashed away.