February 2015

Found 20 blog entries for February 2015.


A great massage can just melt all your stress away and help you relax. You don't want to go just anywhere to get one though, you need to know the best place to go. These are some of the best places in the OC for both service and price. All of the choices have the best location and professional masseuse artists that know how to take care of your aches and pains.

Revive Massage and Bodyworks

Revive Massage and Bodyworks offers all the services you could want including Swedish massages, hot stone massages, aromatherapy, and many more options. You can choose between sixty minutes, ninety minutes, and two hours. Prices are affordable and relaxation is guaranteed.

The Great Glory Massage

The Great Glory Massage is a smaller location but they

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Martial Arts - Image Credit: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Steven_Ho_Martial_Arts_Kick.jpg

There are many martial arts classes available in Orange County, but as a parent you only want the best for your child. These are some of the top locations in the area where you know you are getting your money's worth.

The first great place for your child to go and learn about martial arts is 10th Planet Jiu Jitsu. This particular location focuses on alternative techniques that are the most conventional and is taught. The instructors have many years of competing professionally and know what they are doing.

The World Champion Karate is a location that has been available to Orange County residents for ten years. There are different choices for kids of all ages including self-defense, kickboxing, fitness programs, and karate.

The Gracie Gym

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Bagels - Image Credit: https://www.flickr.com/photos/calliope/11424426503

Bagels are one of the most versatile breakfast treats you can enjoy. If you are going to enjoy a bagel for breakfast, you might as well enjoy one from one of the best Orange County bagel shops there are. Not every bagel shop gets it just right, so if you are looking for a good bagel in the OC then you need to know exactly where to go. This guide can help you find the best bagel shop in Orange County. Here are five great choices for bagels in the OC area.

East Coast Bagel

East Coast Bagel is an excellent choice when you have a bagel craving. They make their bagels in house daily so you are always getting a fresh batch. There are over twenty five options and amazing combinations like the jalapeno bagel with jalapeno cream cheese.


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Compared to other generations, baby boomers are staying in their homes longer. With more than half not planning on selling when they retire, over 3/4ths of them are pleased enough with their current homes that they do not want nor need to sell.

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West of Camden is one of Orange County’s newer shopping destinations for men and women’s name brand apparel, jewelry and accessories. The new boutique offers California clothing and accessories with a London-inspired influence.

The fashionable clothing lines offer everything for men and women with brand names like Love Nail Tree, Obey, Cruciani Bracelets, Chaser and more. The owner Lindsey Lamoureux and her husband Adrien had studied in London and decided that the store and approach should be influenced by the wonderful city of London. Come see why everyone is shopping at this new shopping center in Corona del Mar.

About West of Camden

Located at 3409 East Coast Highway in Corona del Mar, West of Camden is open all week offering a collection

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Doheny State Beach - Image Credit: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Doheny_State_Beach.jpg

Doheny State Beach is a beach in the city of Dana Point open year round for the public. It’s one of the most popular beaches in the state and they’ll see up to one million visitors annually. Many people use it for surfing if they are on the northern side or they will enjoy the volleyball courts and picnic facilities.

At the southern end of the beach are campgrounds and the beach offers tide pools, a visitor center with aquariums and surf fishing. Here is a look at everything you need to know about visiting Doheny State Beach.

Visiting Doheny

The beach opened in 1931 when it was donated by oil tycoon Edward L. Doheny for public use. It was California’s first state beach and it was officially named Dohney State Beach in 1963.

The state beach

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Garden - Image Credit: https://www.flickr.com/photos/infomatique/5642233308

Roger’s Gardens is the premier place to get your home and garden needs for Orange County residents. It’s the destination for your indoor and outdoor living needs with creative and unique products. Upon arriving at Roger’s Gardens, you’ll notice the beautiful foliage and flowering plants along with designer pottery and fountains.

Whether you need home furnishings, décor, holidays items or even fine art, Roger’s Gardens is the place to go for goods offered from vendors around the world. Here is a look at what you can find at Roger’s Gardens.

About Roger’s Gardens

Roger’s Gardens is a landmark destination in the area and has been for over 50 years. It’s a family owned and operated business featuring a staff of experts that are passionate about

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Orange County isn't known for great buffets, but there are still a few very good choices. When you want options and you want to pile your plate high, you need to know where to go. Here are some of the top buffet restaurants found in Orange County.

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Ashoka the Great - 18614 South Pioneer Boulevard, Artesia

Ashoka is one of the most popular spots in the area for fish kebabs, naan and tandoori dishes. They provide plenty of traditional dishes with all types of choices. The lunch buffet is an all-you-can-eat buffet held on Saturdays and Sundays only. It's one of the best in the area, especially if you love Indian cuisine.

Angelo's & Vinci's Ristorante - 550 North Harbor Boulevard, Fullerton

With award-winning pizza and plenty of great Italian

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The Ocean Institute - Dana Point - Image Credit: https://www.flickr.com/photos/angryjuliemonday/4401133349

The Ocean Institute is one of the top attractions in Dana Point. It's nationally known for the hands-on education provided in marine science. With many programs, such as the ocean education program and the maritime history program, this is one of the best places for students from kindergarten to 12th grade to go for learning about the ocean.

The Institute has won 61 awards for their immersion style programs. With about 115,000 students and 8,000 teachers visiting every year, the Institute is able to teach many about oceanography, the creatures of the sea, science and more. Students can take a voyage on the ocean and study in the labs at the Ocean Institute, as well.


Many different programs are held throughout the year for all different

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Finding the right type of nightlife in your new home is important. Maybe you don't go out every weekend, but sometimes you like to hit the bars and have a little fun. Here are some of the top spots to enjoy nightlife throughout Orange County.

Friends Enjoying in a Sports Bar

Yard House - 1875 Newport Boulevard, Costa Mesa

With multiple locations found in the Orange County area, The Yard House is known as one of the top spots for beer. They have anywhere from 130 to 250 taps per location and provide plenty of craft beer choices. Along with the beer, this spot provides plenty of TVs for sports, live music and so much more. The happy hours provides plenty of fun and great prices from 3pm to 6pm during the week.

Iva Lee's - 555 North Camino El Real, Suite E, San Clemente

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