Ideas for a Valentine’s Day Tradition

Happy couple starting a Valentine's Day Tradition
Valentine's Day is the perfect time to express your love to family and friends. You might usually purchase flowers, chocolates, or beautiful gifts. However, this year, it would be nice to switch things up and create a Valentine's Day Tradition! Check out these ideas and spread love for years to... [read more]

Delicious Cake Recipes to Try this Month

Two white chocolate cake pops
Are you craving tasty treats? We've got the perfect solution. Treat your sweet tooth to these delicious cake recipes. Champagne Cake Balls Cake: 1 box of strawberry cake mix, 1/3 cup of vegetable oil, 1 1/4 cups of champagne, 3 eggs, and one 16 ounce container of white cake frosting. Icing Shell: 2 tablespoons... [read more]

Head Out to the these January Races

Tying sports shoes for January races
Race out to these upcoming events! If you enjoy running or taking a brisk walk, then California has got you covered. There are 5K races and multi-mile runs taking place nearby that you definitely don't want to miss. So, lace up your running shoes and hit the pavement. These January... [read more]

These Christmas Cookies Will Go GREAT with a Glass of Milk

Christmas cookies and milk
This Christmas, celebrate the season with a sweet treat! Feed your sweet tooth this holiday with delicious Christmas cookies. These tasty recipes are sure to fit the bill. Cranberry White Chocolate Chip Cookies You'll need: ¾ cup of unsalted butter, ½ cup of brown sugar, ½ cup of white sugar, 1 Tbsp of... [read more]

Get Fit for the New Year at a Nearby Gym

People at the gym talking to the receptionist
Once the clock strikes midnight and the new year arrives, everyone has one goal in mind: getting to the gym and getting back into shape after all those weeks of rich holiday food. But why wait for the new year? If you start now, you don’t have to feel bad... [read more]

What’s Happening This Month at E.P. Foster Library

stack of books at the E.P. Foster Library
This month, there is a lot to do at E.P. Foster Library. Whether you have little ones you need to entertain, just want to catch up on some reading, or want to make deeper connections with your community, you will find something to do here. Take a look at the... [read more]

Top Spots for Hot Chocolate in Ventura, CA

Two cups of hot chocolate on rustic wooden table
The weather is really starting to cool down, so you are probably on the hunt for a place to get a hot drink. If so, the search ends here. There are lots of nearby spots that are serving up delicious hot chocolate for your enjoyment. Check out this list and... [read more]

Switch Things Up with these Unique Thanksgiving Meals

Unique Thanksgiving Meals with Turkey
The Thanksgiving holiday is right around the corner. Have you compiled a list of items that you would like to prepare? If you're a little bit behind, there's no need to worry. Step outside of the box with these unique Thanksgiving meals. Baked Apples with Sausage Stuffing You don't have to choose... [read more]

Head Out to these November Wine Festivals

Wine tours with friends
If you are on the hunt for exciting events nearby, we've got you covered. Check out these November wine festivals and prepare for a day filled with fun! 10th Annual Wine and Food Festival Enjoy an afternoon of good food and great company at the 10th Annual Wine and Food Festival. This... [read more]

Make Festive Treats with the Family this Fall

happy kids baking festive treats in the kitchen
With the fall season comes festive treats. The two go hand in hand. So, what's on your fall dessert list this year? Whether you're a new cook or a veteran in the game, these recipes are definitely worth trying. They're super easy to make, taste delicious, and are a fun... [read more]