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Heath's Ceramic Director Collaborates with Artek

  Tung Chiang, a gifted designer and ceramist, is the director of the Heath Clay Studio in San Francisco. With a career that spans graphic design and advertising in Hong Kong, studying furniture design at Art Center in Pasadena, and industrial…

Play Marin Levels the Playing Field for Marin Youth

Play Marin works to foster inclusion and diversity in Marin County, uniting communities through play. Vanguard Properties nominated this important organization as part of our social impact series. [Sponsored]

Adolescent Mental Health Conference Addresses Marin County Teen Challenges

  With the goal of illuminating Marin County teen challenges, Newport Academy offers an innovative adolescent mental health conference for healthcare professionals. “Rethinking Teen Mental Health: A Path to Sustainable Healing” provides new research and thought leadership on helping teenagers who are…

Investing for a Good Cause

  The idea of combining social good and financial investment may not at first seem like the most natural combination, but if it’s true that you vote with your wallet, what you choose to invest in can go a long…

How to Keep Calm and Carry On

Life comes with lots of ups and downs. And that’s especially true for teens. In the adolescent years, it’s not unusual to experience a rollercoaster of emotions throughout the day.

Big Sur's Calling...

  Experience the dramatic beauty of Big Sur year-round. No matter the season, whatever you seek—inventive cuisine, healing spa treatment outdoor exploration, even creative expression—you’ll find it in the rustic elegance of Ventana Big Sur. Tucked-in between the blue Pacific…

Experience Good Shepherd Lutheran School

Good Shepherd Lutheran School - Preschool -8thGrade Established by the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church more than 40 years ago, Good Shepherd Lutheran School has been more than just a place to go and learn. Generations of alumni, current students and…

Preventing Depression in the High School and College Years

Teen depression has become increasingly common, and heading back to school can be a trigger. According to recent statistics, an estimated 3.1 million adolescents in the United States aged 12 to 17—12.8 percent of that age group—have at least one…

Creating the Perfect Master Bath

For many, the master bathroom is the place where the craziness of life is bookended with moments of calm and rejuvenation. Whether it’s preparing for the day with all essentials in reach and plentiful lighting bathing the room, or winding…

10 Reasons Why Resort-Style Communities Will Improve Your Life

There’s no reason you shouldn’t experience that brief yet deep relaxation that vacation brings you all year-round. Resort-style living is the hottest trend in apartment communities, as it offers residents the comforts of your own home with the amenities of…

Gondola Vista Interiors are nothing like Old Tahoe

If you’ve stayed at a friend’s Lake Tahoe cabin, or VRBO’d or Air BnB’d a place at the Lake, you know that the property quality can vary dramatically. Some places are comfortably appointed, with “Ok” interior features and amenities. And…