Dr. James Watson Offers a Menu of Options for Breast Reconstruction

When it comes to breast reconstruction after surgery from breast cancer, the biggest myth is that there are few options available.

Home Sweet Home

Anticipation is building for this year’s Home Tour and Holiday Boutique, a popular community event hosted by the Pacific Palisades Woman's Club. The Home Tour, scheduled for Sunday, November 11, provides the opportunity for guests to view exceptional homes that have been designed and decorated by talented women, fitting in to the theme of Women Working Wonders. 

Waste? Or, Best Money Ever Spent?

A rewarding and exciting part of investing is watching portfolio asset values grow over time to meet and achieve the financial goals that you set out to accomplish years ago. It is also satisfying to witness a retirement portfolio generate sufficient income to provide for a lifestyle in retirement like the one lived during peak earning years. And, really the…

Keep Making Strides

As we prepared for our annual October “Pink” issues that are part of our ongoing campaign dedicated to Making Strides Against Breast Cancer, I began to reflect on what it all means to me as I finish my 4th year as a survivor. Once breast cancer attacks your body, even after you have been declared … Continued

October 2018 Around Town

Pick Your Pumpkin A hometown event with big time fun, the annual Calabasas Pumpkin Festival celebrates the “Calabaza,” which is Spanish for “pumpkin.” According to local legend, in the late 1700’s, explorer Juan Bautista de Anza was traveling through the area now known as Calabasas when suddenly, his wagon full of pumpkins ​overturned. A few months later, … Continued

Real Men Wear Pink Unite to Fight Breast Cancer

Pink is in the air this month, as scores of local men sport the color every day in October in support of breast cancer awareness month. Members of the Real Men Wear Pink of Los Angeles campaign for the American Cancer Society join thousands of men throughout the country who have stepped up to help raise funds and awareness in…

Let’s Get Cooking with WDC

WDC's new Kitchen Mastery Cooking Presentations are meant to educate folks about the latest technology in kitchen appliances. Miele’s Brand Representatives Fabby Diaz and Miele Chef Michy Silverstein demonstrated their new Combi-Steam Oven at the Agoura Hills WDC showroom while cooking steamed salmon with rice and asparagus. YUM!  Photography Ben Malkin

Juicy Ladies Launches Palisades Location

Don't be fooled by the name—Juicy Ladies—into thinking the Palisades’ newest culinary addition is simply a juice bar. Actually an inviting organic cafe with a full menu of delicious, healthy dishes available throughout the day, Juicy Ladies also serves up an extensive menu of smoothies, "shots," coffee, tea and juices, ranging from orange and carrot to combinations known to cleanse…

PALISADES VILLAGE SET TO DEBUT

 Article Sharon Levinsohn  Palisades Village’s much anticipated opening day on Saturday, September 22 welcomes the community to enjoy a thoughtfully curated collection of unique retail stores and restaurants, a specialty market, a deluxe movie theatre with five screens and food and beverage service, a community room for local organizations, eight apartment units and a three-level underground parking structure. The charming,…

Lifestyle by Design

 Article and Photography  Lifestyle by design: it’s what drives Design Equity, Inc., and its founder and CEO, Abe Roy.  “It’s universally applicable,” Abe says of the application of design thinking to today’s world of lifestyles of homes. “Design is ubiquitous. Patterns occurring in nature affect our lives in more ways than we realize.”