Liberty Tax is Here for You! Canyon Center

Liberty Tax is Here for You! Canyon Center  There is nothing scarier than counting on a return and getting the news that you actually owe money. It’s something we are seeing too often already this year in the 2018 tax season. Liberty Tax owner William Shanin has...
Tell Me Something Good – February 2019

Tell Me Something Good – February 2019

Tell Me Something Good – February 2019 Join in sharing good news, positive actions and accomplishments of the wonderful residents of our community. What was inspired by a local radio station bit, has turned into month after month of highlighting so truly...
Tell Me Something Good – January 2019

Tell Me Something Good – January 2019

Tell Me Something Good – January 2019 Join in sharing good news, positive actions and accomplishments of the wonderful residents of our community. What was inspired by a local radio station bit, has turned into month after month of highlighting some truly...
Tell Me Something Good – November 2018

Tell Me Something Good – November 2018

Tell Me Something Good – November 2018  Join in sharing good news, positive actions and accomplishments of the wonderful residents of our community. What was inspired by a local radio station bit, has turned into month after month of highlighting some truly...

Celebrity Sightings – October 2018

Celebrity Sightings – October 2018   “Name that actor…” was the FB posting from Agustin Prieto Castillo when he ran into acting icon Martin Sheen. Lucky resident Tom Lland got more than just some delicious coffee when he ran into Starbucks and was able to...
Tell Me Something Good – October 2018

Tell Me Something Good – October 2018

Tell Me Something Good – October 2018 Join in sharing good news, positive actions and accomplishments of the wonderful residents of our community. What was inspired by a local radio station bit, has turned into month after month of highlighting so truly...
Holiday Recipe Contest

Holiday Recipe Contest

Holiday Recipe Contest  I have been cooking since I was maybe seven or eight years old. It started with breakfast at my Grandma Rosie’s Cooking School. Each Summer a grandchild was given the opportunity to learn to cook at grandma’s house. It was two weeks of...
Happy Halloween

Happy Halloween

Happy Halloween  All hallows eve brings out the cutest, and sometimes the creepiest costumes imaginable… I, for one, love the cute costumes the best now that I am a momma. Last year, my daughter was a kitty cat witch at school/unicorn at home and my son was my...

Celebrity Sightings – October 2018

Celebrity Sightings – October 2018 Santa Clarita has no shortage of actors, producers, entertainers and child prodigy’s. Known as Hollywood’s backlot, we can see how so many residents are able to snap quick pictures with them. Cheers to another edition of...
Tell Me Something Good – September 2018

Tell Me Something Good – September 2018

Tell Me Something Good – September 2018  Okay Santa Clarita, I think we can all agree that everyone is happy about school being back in session. The traffic, not so much. But I am even more excited because my first born just started Kindergarten. If you really...
Seizing Kelsey

Seizing Kelsey

Seizing Kelsey What do you do when doctors don’t know what’s wrong with your child? More importantly, what wouldn’t you do? As a mother of two, I immediately ran wild in thoughts… I can only imagine how the Kling family felt. Ammon and Priscilla Kling, parents...
Tell Me Something Good – July 2018

Tell Me Something Good – July 2018

Tell Me Something Good – July 2018 Join in sharing good news, positive actions and accomplishments of the wonderful residents of our community. What was inspired by a local radio station bit, has turned into month after month of highlighting so truly fantastic...

Celebrity Sightings – July 2018

Celebrity Sightings – July 2018 I was introduced to our first celebrity sighting through the television show Orange is the New Black (2013). After watching the iconic Candis Cayne on Dirty, Sexy, Money back in 2007, I was beyond excited to see transgender...

Tranquility and Bliss at Spa Privé

Tranquility and Bliss at Spa Privé  Spa Privé is nestled conveniently in the gorgeous Victorian buildings off Lyons Avenue on the corner of Chestnut. Here you will find an oasis of relaxation courtesy of aesthetician/owner. To say that caring for others comes natural...

The CleverMade Cooler

The CleverMade Cooler The company says, “Never let your guests get thirsty by keeping cold drinks on hand all night! With the Snapbasket cooler holding 50 cans plus ice, and keeping it cold for 36 hours, your guests will never be disappointed.” Let me tell you first...
Nominate SCV’s Favorite Teacher!

Nominate SCV’s Favorite Teacher!

Nominate SCV’s Favorite Teacher!  I was researching quotes that inspire and I came across this: “The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.” — William A. Ward As a parent, I connect deeply with...

Unique Gifts for Dad at Ma Maison

Unique Gifts for Dad at Ma Maison  As I was perusing through Denise Myer’s thoughtfully decorated boutique last month for my mom, I found the most amazing space… it was a mix of cool tattoo inspired art, flasks, whiskey tumblers, and quotes on bottles, pint...

Celebrity Sightings – June 2018

Celebrity Sightings – June 2018  You know, it’s not often that you run into a complete and total legend… and that is what happened to SCV residents Dan and Lori Sterkel when the pair met none other than “Mr. Las Vegas” himself, Wayne Newton. Carson Wayne...

Celebrating Our Mothers 2018

Celebrating Our Mothers 2018  Each year we request photos for our Mother’s Day photo contest, and the one thing that I look forward to is the story. Why do these women mean so much to these children, friends or family? The reasons never cease to amaze me, as well as...
Tell Me Something Good – January 2018

Tell Me Something Good – January 2018

Tell Me Something Good – January 2018  The first of the year brings new adventures, new opportunities and new beginnings for us all. How are you starting out the new year? As I search for the good around town, I am always grateful and happy for the fact that we...
Tell Me Something Good – December 2017

Tell Me Something Good – December 2017

Tell Me Something Good – December 2017  It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas… and mind you when I write this column, it’s about six weeks prior because of production. We have barely opened the door to November, but the weather is finally catching up...
Tell Me Something Good – November 2017

Tell Me Something Good – November 2017

Tell Me Something Good – November 2017 You know it seems as of late, it’s been a bit tougher to find good news out there. So, as we begin our anniversary edition of Tell Me Something Good, I am on the hunt to share some positive news with our readers. Just one...
Honoring Those Who Serve

Honoring Those Who Serve

Honoring Those Who Serve  Our November photo contest results are always a favorite of our readers. Santa Clarita is a huge supporter of our Military, as well as a place that numerous active duty and veteran families call home. I am fortunate to have grown up with a...

Tell Me Something Good – October 2017

Tell Me Something Good – October 2017  Each month I am able to connect with our community through this wonderful column in which I share positive accomplishments, great news and inspiring stories of courageous acts. It has been an amazing six months of sharing...
Tell Me Something Good – September 2017

Tell Me Something Good – September 2017

Tell Me Something Good – September 2017 I feel very fortunate each month to write a column that’s sole purpose is to spread positive news, and share the accomplishments of the fantastic residents in our City. I am able to hop onto social media and with a quick...