Treat Your Apartment to a New Houseplant at The Green Place

If your apartment could use a little dash of green, The Green Place will help you add just that.  This newly opened small business offers a wide variety of plants, from succulents to hibiscus and hoya. Paired with pots, macrame, soil, and other accessories, you’ll quickly find the perfect addition to your home⁠—so much so that you […]

Taking Book Club Online: The Basics

So in-person book club meetings have been postponed indefinitely. That doesn’t mean it’s time to just drop your reading habit. You can still adjourn book club virtually until it’s safe to meet in person again. Follow these steps to host a flawless virtual book club. Pick your book. First things first: decide what you want […]

How to Spend More Time Outdoors (Even If You’re Not Outdoorsy)

Right now, getting outside is one of the safest ways to spend some time away from your apartment. There’s just one problem: not everyone is interested in hiking or going for a run. If you’re more of an indoor person, here are a few traditionally indoorsy activities that you can take outside. Read a book. […]

Cast a Line at Laguna Lake Park

Rainbow trout, catfish, and bass are just a few of the fish you might reel in at Laguna Lake Park. Its namesake lake teems with all different types of fish, depending on the season, and anyone with a fishing license is invited to snare them. If you just want to go for a scenic stroll, […]

The Art of Planning a Picnic

It’s picnic season! Chances are you already have a favorite park nearby where you love to go for walks and catch some rays. Now’s the time to also make it your go-to picnic spot! Before you and your family step out for a meal in the fresh air, get everything together for your dreamy day […]

Have You Tried the Jellyfish Salad at Cafe Patio?

Cafe Patio’s chef crafts Asian fusion bites you won’t find anywhere else, especially the inventive small plates. Take, for example, the nachos. The freshly fried chips sport layers of gooey cheese, tender pork belly, and stir-fried kimchi. Then there are the Magic fries, featuring cheese, hot Cheetos, and Magic Sauce. Bulgogi fries, fried Spam, and […]

The Best Ways to Exercise Outside This Summer

Now that summer has officially arrived, you can count on it being nice enough to get outside on a regular basis. That’s good news for your fitness routine, especially since you probably haven’t been able to hit the gym lately. Make the world your gym by exercising outside! Here are a few ideas about how […]

How to Host the Ultimate At-Home Date Night

Spending so much time at home with your significant other might make you think every night is date night, but just because you’re together doesn’t mean you’re really connecting. In order to do that, it’s important to set aside time to specifically be together. Plan a special date night to let your SO know you […]

Break a Sweat at Hillcrest Park

If you’re looking for a good spot to get some exercise outside, Hillcrest Park is it. That’s especially thanks to two long sets of stairs located on either side of the park, one crafted out of beautiful natural stone, the other of weathered wood. Both promise beautiful panoramic views of the park and the rest of Fullerton. […]