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Give Goal Setting Another Go with These Three Tips

It’s February, and for many of us, that may mean that we’ve sort of dropped the ball on our new year’s resolutions. No judgment here! It’s difficult to stick with a goal while also taking care of all of our other responsibilities. But accomplishing a great goal can do...

Three Small Local Restaurants You May Not Know Of

There’s nothing like finding a go-to restaurant for your cravings. At California Palms, we are lucky to have some amazing local restaurants that you can’t find anywhere else. Here are three of our favorites! For Sushi If you’re craving sushi, check out Sushi 21...

All You Need to Know about Our Pet Policies at California Palms

There’s nothing quite like coming home to your dog wagging its tail in a frenzy to greet you, or to your cat giving you an aloof glance to acknowledge your presence. Owning a pet can change your life, both emotionally and physically. Pets can improve an owner’s...

Follow These Appliance Maintenance Tips This Holiday Season

The holidays are upon us, and it’s hard not to get excited about everything the season entails. It’s time to pull out fluffy blankets, prepare holiday menus, and put up the decorations. From the folks who are world-class chefs and decorating pros to those whose best...

Rent vs. Buy: Why Renting Is the Way to Go

Did you know that 34 percent of people in America are renters? That means over 100 million people around the country chose to rent vs. buy property long term. And that number continues to grow year after year.   Not everyone chooses to rent for the same reasons, but...

Our Top 3 Homemade Ice Cream Recipes

At California Palms, we’re fortunate to have so many delicious ice cream options within walking distance of our community. But for those who are looking to step up their frozen treat game, it may be time to give homemade ice cream a try. Here are just a few of our...

Wondering How to Build Credit? Pay Rent Online

Maintaining a high credit score is important for your financial health, and paying your rent online can give your credit score the boost it needs. A 2017 TransUnion study of 12,000 renters who reported their rent payments to credit bureaus found that those who did...

Five Fun and Free Activities to Do with Your Friends this Weekend

The only thing better than having fun with your friends is having fun with your friends for free. We’ve rounded up five fun, free activities to do with your friends this weekend. Check them out! Bake Overnight Artisan Bread Baking bread can sound like a lot, but this...

Come to Our Virtual Beach Cleanup this July 25

Do you know about the beach cleanups that the Ocean Conservancy does every year? Every September, many, many volunteers make a big effort to clean their local beaches. And after 30 years, this event has picked up over 300 million pounds of garbage. Every summer,...

Happy National Smoothie Day! 3 Ways to Celebrate

Who doesn’t love a smoothie when the weather is warm? Coming the day after the first day of summer, National Smoothie Day on June 21 is the perfect opportunity to enjoy a cool, refreshing blend of fruit and ice. But rather than keeping it simple, here are three ways...