Author: SC Mag

Feature

Books About Cooking That Help Aspiring Young Chefs!

By Jeanne Huybrechts, Chief Academic Officer, and Keira Pride, Library Services Manager, Stratford School Preschool classrooms are nearly always equipped with miniature kitchens featuring small-scale appliances, pots and pans, and baskets full of plastic food of all sorts. These mini kitchens are universally popular with children, who love to imitate

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Destination Dining

Driftwood Kitchen

This past year, I started rereading a collection of classics. As I began working through Jane Austen’s masterpieces, I decided it’d be a lovely and delicious (pun intended) endeavor to apply the same concept to a “collection” of dining experiences worth writing home about. To be sure, there is no

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Destination Dining

Casanova Ristorante

If you’re in the mood for delicious, authentic Italian fare served in a romantic atmosphere where the owners and staff make you feel like a personal guest in their home, look no farther than Casanova Ristorante. My husband Tim discovered the Dana Point restaurant while vacationing in Venice, Italy over

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Destination Dining

Brio Tuscany Grille

“Fine food steeped in tradition, clearly weighted with heart and experience. A place where you’re welcomed like family. And fed like royalty, with only the best dishes from our heritage.” This is the mission and passion of the owners and staff – whether guests are dining out in the popular

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Business Showcase

Morena Tile & Stone

Your Local Resource from Concept to Completion Morena Tile and Stone, in San Juan Capistrano, is a 5000 square foot store showcasing one of the largest selections of tile, and natural and engineered stone in South Orange County. The business was opened in 2014 by John Schrab and his wife,

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Business Showcase

Doheny Bike

The Fastest Growing E-Bike Company in Dana Point You might be surprised to learn what the country’s fastest growing industry is and it’s not RV sales, in spite of a year of lockdown. But the demand to get on the road is certainly fueling the drive toward recreational activities in

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Travel & Leisure

JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa

The Premier SoCal Destination for Multi-Generational Fun There are a few places in the world that I’ve truly relaxed outside my own home. Believe me, it is a very short list. But let me tell you – topping the charts is JW Marriott’s Desert Springs Resort & Spa. And coming

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