Holiday Guide

Free Halloween themed Children’s Concerts

Free Halloween themed Children’s Concerts

Featuring the Conejo Valley Youth Preparatory Orchestra, Invasion from Outer Space, is a fun filled, Halloween themed concert, perfect to expose young people to instruments and symphonic music in a light-hearted way! Children are invited to join in the costume parade, play along with the orchestra, conduct and Trick-or-Treat the Orchestra. There are two performances […]

The Money Savvy Mommy: Four Must-Read Money Books

by Mira Reverente In doing research for my book, I read so many personal finance, self-improvement and women empowerment books. Most of them were good and concise with no-nonsense approaches to money and empowerment. As we start the new year, I would like to share four of my favorites for your reading pleasure or to […]

The Money Savvy Mommy: How to Stay Above the Holiday Shopping Madness

by Mira Reverente Black Friday has come and gone and so has Cyber Monday. Do you still feel overwhelmed with your shopping and holiday lists? Perhaps a bit over-stimulated with all the ads, fliers and catalogs all vying for your attention? It is inescapable. We all do need to get those holiday presents at some point, […]

Conejo Valley Holiday Shopping Guide 2016

‘Tis the season for shopping in the Conejo Valley! We’re here to help you find something special for everyone on your list with our 2016 Conejo Valley Happening Holiday Shopping Guide. Check out these fabulous gift and service ideas from our local proprietors. And remember to #ShopLocal! For Someone who… …Loves sweet treats and unique gifts: […]

Local Santa Brings Joy and Toys to Oxnard Kids

By Mira Reverente “They like to ask me where my reindeers are and if I’m going to their house on Christmas Eve,” said Gary Cran, 66, better known as “Santa” to a small community in Oxnard. “I hope I fit in their chimneys or I might have to use the front door.” Since 2010, the […]

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Conejo Valley Holiday Shopping Guide 2015

‘Tis the season for shopping in the Conejo Valley! We’re here to help you find something special for everyone on your list with our 2014 Conejo Valley Happening Holiday Shopping Guide. Check out these fabulous gift and service ideas from our local proprietors. For Someone who… …Loves gourmet, artisanal, local and custom gifts: Celebrate Sweetly, Thousand […]

Day of Outdoor Family Fun

Families from all over Southern California ascended upon Paramount Ranch Saturday for the 2nd annual Rec Fest. “We wanted to introduce people who have never been to the park to discover all the recreational opportunities available…,” said Park Ranger Ken Lowe, ” And we wanted to show people, locally, what we offer.’ The National Park Service […]

Conejo Valley Mother’s Day Guide 2015

Plan an incredible day with the amazing mom in your life with the help of our 2015 Conejo Valley Mother’s Day Guide: Gifts Order a her a custom gift basket Celebrate Sweetly To order your gift, go to www.celebratesweetly.com or call 805-751-6177. Email gifts @celebratesweetly.com Get her a relaxing massage Elements Massage 2281 E. Thousand Oaks […]

Valentine’s Day Blooms Are Aplenty in the Conejo Valley

By Mira Reverente With less than two weeks to go until Valentine’s Day, local florists are undeniably in a flower frenzy! Preparations are underway for established florists like Westlake Florist, who have been in business since 1980. “We are beefing up our fleet of delivery vans, tripling our staff and getting ready to place our […]