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Survival Tips

Know Your SoCal Cities and Explore

By |April 29th, 2017|Categories: Archive, Home, Survival Tips|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I have a question for born and raised Southern California residents that I just cannot figure out since I came here 7 years ago: Why don't you know where cities are in the region? I'm [...]

The California Earthquake Reality

By |April 23rd, 2017|Categories: Archive, Home, Survival Tips|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

If you ask anyone in SoCal, they will tell you that we are long overdue for the "Big One" - earthquake, that is. There's not a month that goes by where news outlets aren't reporting [...]

The Reason I Moved to SoCal and My Daily Oath

By |February 15th, 2017|Categories: Archive, Home, Survival Tips|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

I wrote this essay as a pitch for Khloe Kardashian's "Fan Sound Off" awhile back, which allows her followers to write about something that they have gone through in their personal lives or a cultural [...]

Just Moved to SoCal Playlist

By |February 6th, 2017|Categories: Archive, Home, Lifestyle, Survival Tips|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

When I first moved to SoCal, I had my high moments but my low moments. There were some days where I wondered if I was going to go through my savings, have no money and [...]

Don’t Forget: California DMV Checklist

By |February 1st, 2017|Categories: Archive, Home, Survival Tips|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

When it came time to register my out-of-state vehicle and get my new California driver's license, I was beyond prepared. I had to go through the California DMV website a few times to make sure [...]

Know Your SoCal Lingo

By |January 23rd, 2017|Categories: Archive, Lifestyle, Survival Tips|Tags: , , , , , , , |

When I first moved to SoCal, it took me about a good year to learn all of the different slang. I also had to retire some of my Midwestern terms, such as exchanging "pop" for [...]