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The Yeager Family: Finding Love in Paradise

Love often comes when and where you least expect it. Cupid can strike at any moment and in any situation. Be it close to home or in a land far away, fate seems to always find a way to bring the most important people into our lives with impeccable timing. For Ryan and Courtney Yeager, […]

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It Takes a Village: Seeing Double with the Murphy-Tuckel Family

There is an old proverb that says, “It takes a village to raise a child.” While the origins of this saying remain unknown, it is believed to have its roots in Africa. In African culture, family and community are a child’s support system, and a child’s support system is everything. For Jeff and Christina Murphy-Tuckel […]

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Grounded in the Hills of Calabasas

“Blood may be thicker than water, but love is thicker than anything.” – Goldie Nash   Some say that you can’t choose your family, but for others, those the universe bestows turn out to be your biggest blessings. Family is not always determined by DNA—it is, in fact, a choice that once made, quickly envelops […]

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The Winds of Change: The Glaser Family

Sixteen years ago, college sweethearts Jeffrey and Julie Glaser found themselves and their two young children in a time of transition. Coming from the glitz and glitter of Las Vegas, Nevada, where the couple lived for a year and a half, they decided to move their budding family to West Hills, California. As much as […]

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Finding Bliss in Calabasas

“Follow your bliss and don’t be afraid, and doors will open where you didn’t know they were going to be.” – Joseph Campbell One of the most important parts of being a parent is teaching a child to chase their dreams and follow their passions, to allow the child to explore the endless possibilities and […]

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From the NFL to Mr. Dad

The Hansons of Calabasas Fate goes by many names. For some, it’s called destiny. For others, it’s God’s plan, karma, or even coincidence. Regardless of its name, fate often shows itself in many aspects of our lives, particularly when it is least expected. For Calabasas newlyweds Joselio and Amani Hanson, delicately intertwined paths danced them […]

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Discovering the Treasures of Calabasas : The Hartooninans

“The home should be the treasure chest of living.” ~ Le Corbusier For the Hartoonian family, Calabasas has become a treasure chest of experiences and adventure in every possible way and so much more. Emil Hartoonian and his wife, Ellie, along with their three boys, have lived in a stunning house in The Oaks for […]

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The McGraw Family

It is Saturday morning in The Oaks Estates of Calabasas. The McGraw family sits on a blanket in their backyard enjoying doughnuts from their local favorite, Blinkies Donuts of Woodland Hills, planning their day. Warm, golden rays of Southern California sun caress the grinning faces of two very happy children. While the kids savor the […]

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The Altmann Family: Locally Immersed

The Altmann family of Calabasas has been in the area for 15 years. From business to pleasure and recreation, Phil Altmann, his wife, Dr. Tanya Altmann, and their three boys have each found a unique niche in the community, and for all of them, life in Calabasas has become everything they could have ever hoped […]

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