Read the summer issue today!

With summer in full bloom,

We once again celebrate local living. We begin by sipping some ice-cold lemonade, spiked for grownups who want to relive the lazy days of childhood, and top it off with sweet and creamy artisan ice cream, creatively concocted with luscious flavor combinations and the finest ingredients.

We also meet a woman who has chosen to live a simple, uncluttered life in a teeny, tiny house surrounded by trees. Vina Lustado’s story is the kind that makes one long to fill up a trash bin with excess stuff and head for a country road with only a knapsack.

Looking around at our flaxen-colored hillsides dotted with oak trees, we’re transported to Elvenstar’s beautiful grounds. This stellar riding academy in the hills of Moorpark is truly a country retreat for horse lovers.

This issue is packed with all of the flavors of summer.

Readers & their BFFs

Share Their Favorite
Moments Together

A Guide

To Area Restaurants

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Believe it or not, ’tis (almost) the holiday season and we want to see you modeling your most garish holiday garb. We’re talking tacky seasonal sweaters, lightbulb earrings, skirts made of gift bows. Send in those pictures for a chance to appear in the next Beyond The Acorn magazine.

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