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Why You Should Set Aside One Day Each Month to Bike Instead of Drive

Why You Should Set Aside One Day Each Month to Bike Instead of Drive

Did you know that cyclists may actually experience the least exposure to air pollution compared with those who drive or ride the bus on their commute? A study from the University of Leeds found that cyclists got to their destination faster and were less likely to have...

Most Surprising Benefits of Volunteering

Most Surprising Benefits of Volunteering

Life gets crazy, and it can be exhausting to squeeze everything on our to-do list or want-to-do list into just 24 hours each day. According to an H&R Block survey, the typical American has fourteen things on their to-do list that they’re putting off! If that...

Why Trees Are Important to Our Community

Why Trees Are Important to Our Community

Have you hiked through Angeles National Forest? In Santa Ana, we’re fortunate to be only a 45-minute drive away from this striking treasure trove of Douglas firs, Coulter pines, and California black walnut trees. At California Palms Apartments, we’re also lucky to...

The surprisingly wonderful benefits of rental living

The surprisingly wonderful benefits of rental living

If you are considering moving into an apartment, you are not alone. Experts estimate there are just over 43 million renter-occupied housing units in the US. And while renters are renting for a variety of reasons, there are some common perks that renters enjoy. Here...

Reasons why setting goals is a good thing

Reasons why setting goals is a good thing

Don’t let New Year’s resolution failure fool you. Setting goals is a good thing. Let’s talk about goals. Wait! Not New Year’s resolutions. I mean regular, everyday goal setting; those goals that you can (and should) start at any time. Although around 80 percent of us...