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Looking for some new chemical-free sunscreens, insect repellents and cleaning products that you can feel good about using? If you’re concerned about chemicals there’s Greenerways Organic, a company devoted to bringing safe and chemical free products. And, there’s a great new 2-in-1 SPF 30 & Bug Repellent: a natural broad spectrum SPF 30 (UVA & UVB Protection) that’s reef-safe, natural, water resistant and DEET-free while repelling mosquitos and flying insects. 

The rest of the product line is wonderful as well. It includes: Insect Repellent, Mosquito-Free Zone, 2-in-1 Hand & Surface Cleaner and All-Purpose Cleaner.
Most of their products are USDA-certified organic, non-GMO Project Verified, Deet-free, natural, lab-tested, safe for the environment and made in the USA. They’re available at, Whole Foods, Costco, Bed Bath & Beyond, Walmart, Amazon and more. Prices range from $4.99 - $24.99.

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Wellness Week Returns to Newport Beach


Take a break from the demands of everyday life and find your self-care sanctuary in Newport Beach during Wellness Week on August 23-29. Build your own wellness retreat from their menu of city-wide offerings, from holistic hotel packages and energizing active experiences to healthy eats and restoring spa services, Newport Beach invites you to relax, reset and rejuvenate.

Local businesses such as Balboa Bay Resort, Pelican Hill, Gratitude Café and more offer wellness deals for a week. There will also be a “throwback Thursday” kick-off event at Fashion Island with an aerobics class lead by Newport Peach plus store pop-ups and a post-class happy hour.

For more details, visit

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Affogato a la Rose


As temperatures rise this summer, Davio’s at the Irvine Towers has the perfect dessert to cool down with. "Affogato a la Rosé," is perfect for hot summer days and nights! A take on the Frozé, Davio's version is made with 2 scoops of housemade peach sorbet, fresh raspberries, and rosé prosecco poured tableside.

The full menus can be found here.

Davio’s is located at 18420 Von Karman Avenue in Irvine. 949.477.4810.

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new surf city inspired menu at Tanner’s


Tanner’s Restaurant inside Paséa Hotel & Spa, the newest four-diamond hotel in Huntington Beach, launched a new surf city-inspired menu through the fall. It features local, sustainable ingredients inspired by the international flavors of renowned surf cities from around the world paying homage to famous surf spots from Hawaii to Australia and beyond, to honor the waves of the world.



Showcasing breathtaking views of the Pacific Ocean from the indoor and outdoor seating areas, Tanner’s also has an extended indoor bar plus a chic Treehouse-style rooftop bar that overlooks the ocean. The restaurant offers guests and locals a playful beachside atmosphere that connects them to the local surf scene while enjoying an unforgettable dining experience. Tanner’s is open for breakfast, lunch, dinner, weekend brunch, and happy hour.

Open 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday – Thursday; 7 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday – Saturday

Happy Hour:  4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday – Thursday.

Brunch 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday – Sunday.

Enjoy $8 valet parking for three hours at Paséa Hotel & Spa with validation when dining at Tanner’s.

21080 Pacific Coast Highway in Huntington Beach. 714.698.6130.

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