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10 THINGS TO DO IN VENTURA THIS SUMMER.

LAST UPDATED: JUNE 13, 2018
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 Here is a small list of 10 fun sun-filled things to do in in the beautiful beachside city of Ventura this summer.
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JUN
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Farmers' Markets of the 805 Ventura County Edition

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What is a Farmer Market?
Merriam- Webster defines it as "a market at which local farmers sell their agricultural products directly to consumers".
Did you also know that the first farmers' market opened in 1634 in Boston, Massachusetts, but one can trace farmers' markets back 5000 years to Egypt where farmers along the Nile would gather and sell their fresh produce. In ancient times farmers' markets served as the historical-version of grocery stores.
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A Mini Halloween Cocktail Guide

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We found a few  cocktails that will make your Halloween celebration a howling success!
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OCT
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Psst, did you hear?-October 2017

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The Bear and Star, Los Olivos' newest restaurant, continues their collaborative Chef's Table Dinners with Chef Robert Perez and The Black Sheep restaurant on Tuesday, November 8, 2017.
 
The six-course tasting dinner championing local restaurant talent staged in the Chef's Room blends products raised on the Parker ranch with ingredients and inspiration from Santa Barbara County.
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JAN
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10 Really Really Really Good Places to Eat Breakfast in the 805

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divider horizon line11 Check out our really really really good list of breakfast spots in the 805.
Let us know what you think of our list in our comments section.
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JAN
04
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10 YOGA STUDIOS IN THE 805 THAT YOU SHOULD CHECK OUT!

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We discovered 10 yoga studios in the 805 to help you get started with those new year resolutions.
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NOV
15
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3 tips for a more flavorful holiday meal

29933108Holiday gatherings and backyard barbecues have a lot in common as they are occasions for gathering and for eating. And for both, successful execution of a shared meal means preparing what everyone likes and preparing it perfectly.
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5 beauty tips to take you from summer to fall

5 beauty tips to take you from summer to fallAs the sunny days and sizzling heat of summer come to an end, it’s time to transition into a new hair and beauty routine. The shifting seasons can be the perfect time to try a new trend, and there are plenty of style tricks that will help you gradually change your look along with the leaves.

Our favorite style experts share valuable tips for men and women to help you take your look to the next level.

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JUL
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5 top trends in container gardening

23400580Gardening is a peaceful activity that eases tension, reduces overall stress and promotes longevity. One long-term study found that daily gardening reduces the risk for both dementia and Alzheimer's disease. With all of these benefits, there are ample reasons why people of all ages and lifestyles should start digging in the dirt.
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JUL
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3 simple no-bake brunch hacks

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In the heat of summer, a homemade brunch can seem like a daunting task, but don't let that stop you from entertaining. Everything from scrambled eggs to pancakes to coffee cake require a hot oven or stove and can weigh heavy in your stomach on a hot day. When the last thing you want to do is turn on the oven or eat a heavy meal, follow these easy no-bake brunch hacks to keep cool and have a delicious brunch on the table all summer long.

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10 heart-healthy foods that you'll actually want to eat

10 heart healthy foods that youll actually want to eat

What does oatmeal, beans and skinless chicken have in common? They are all heart healthy foods, yet don't do a whole lot to tantalize the taste buds. Fortunately, eating for heart health doesn't mean a life sentence of bland foods or boring flavors.

By thinking beyond the oatmeal box, you can reinvent your meals while keeping heart health top of mind. This is important for everyone because heart disease - which includes stroke and other cardiovascular diseases - is the No. 1 cause of death in the United States, according to the American Heart Association.

Mindful eating is one of the best ways to maintain heart health. With these 10 heart-healthy foods, you won't mind sitting down to a wholesome meal that supports the hardest working muscle in your body.

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5 unbelievably yummy, better-for-you breakfast ideas

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Breakfast may be the most important meal of the day, but it can often be the one that's hardest to fit into busy schedules. Even if you have time for breakfast, you may find yourself trading wholesomeness and quality for speed and convenience. However, having better-for-you breakfasts need not require a lot of time or effort. It can be as simple as making better and smarter choices.
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FEB
02
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6 musts for an award-winning viewing party

22948227 originalAward season is here. Each year, Hollywood rolls out the red carpet to celebrate the industry's hottest movies, shows and stars. Make it a night to remember by bringing the festivities into your home with an award show viewing party.
 
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JAN
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5 ways to make your first impression a lasting one

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Within the first few seconds of meeting someone, an opinion is immediately formed that can last forever. This encounter often sets the tone for the relationship that follows. So how can you make your first impression a positive one?  
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NOV
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5 DIY Pumpkin Beauty Recipes

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 Here are 5 amazing pumpkin DIY recipes for the body that you can make at home:
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NOV
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7 ways to share a meal and fight child hunger this holiday season.

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The holidays are a time when children should be singing, decorating and celebrating with family, not worrying about where they’ll get their next meal. Yet one in five kids in America face hunger every day. Fortunately, there are many simple ways you can make a big difference.
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NOV
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7 tasty twists to spice up classic holiday foods

21787716Food is a central part to any holiday celebration, but after having the same recipe for the fifth or sixth time, even beloved dishes can feel bland and boring. This year, spice up traditional fare with a few unique twists guaranteed to have guests raving.
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OCT
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3 ways to bring a touch of nostalgia to modern holiday celebrations

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Fond memories of holidays past are one of the many gifts of the seasons, and it turns out a bit of nostalgia is good for you. It can make you feel less lonely, bored or anxious, and more generous, tolerant and happy, according to a New York Times report on nostalgia research.

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OCT
15
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5 Healthy Tips for Growing Your Mane

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Here are 5 healthy tips to help grow your hair without spending a lot of money.
 
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5 Easy Fall Home Updates

Intro 22244107There are so many reasons to love fall. From the brisk breeze and color-changing leaves outdoors, to prepping for the holidays and watching football inside, there couldn’t be a better time to make a few updates around your house. Consider these simple fall home updates to stylishly welcome the season.
 
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