February 2017

On the Cover: Lucas, age, 8 enjoys Minecraft, Legos and Star Wars. Elliot, age 5 enjoys drawing, painting & playing outside. She and her brother attend Grant Elementary School. The children's father is Dr. Enos Heinzen, from Moore & Pascarella dental practice in Redding. Photography: Benjamin Goodpasture is a North State photographer … [Read more...]

January 2017

On the Cover: Henry Reed, age 13 enjoys Science, Kuk Sul (a Korean martial art), drawing, and playing the drums. Photography: Lisa Tosi Photography is located in Chico, CA. Lisa’s specialties include children, newborns and maternity. The studio is now located in a country setting and offers pony rides during monthly “Mini Quick Shoots,” a … [Read more...]

December 2016

On the Cover: Lily Niess, 9, and her 5-year-old sister, Makena Niess, both love spending time with their family. Lily loves dogs and horses, and she wants to work with animals when she grows up. Her favorite activities include swimming, reading and drawing. Makena loves cheetahs and eagles along with coloring and building things. Photography: Lisa … [Read more...]

November 2016

On the Cover: Moryah and Jonathan Martin enjoy some quality family time with their beautiful children. The long, rewarding road to adoption is well worth the wait. All of their children have been such wonderful gifts: Henry, age 3, Jack, age 2, and 1-year-old Aulani. Photography: Nicole Roberts Photography. Nicole specializes in family … [Read more...]

October 2016

On the Cover: Amy and Dana are Chico-based entrepreneurial moms and co-Founders of Cali’flour Foods. They are both health coaches certified by Take Shape For Life, in partnership with the McDonald Center for Obesity Prevention and Education at the Villanova University College of Nursing. Dana Grant (left) is the mother of three daughters, Dani, … [Read more...]

September 2016

On the Cover: Professional soccer athlete Megan Rapinoe hails from Redding, California. Photography: ISI Photos. … [Read more...]

August 2016

On the Cover: Kyle Rusten and his daughter, Hannah, share a special moment at Gateway Science Museum in Chico. Hannah loves animals and playing with bugs; getting to hold the stick bugs at the museum is a favorite (and fascinating) activity. She also enjoys the museum's interactive exhibits, especially when she gets to push buttons. Hannah is … [Read more...]

July 2016

On the Cover: Tiffany and Tom Barker with their sons Gavin, 13, and Hunter, 3, and their friend Isla, 7. The Barkers enjoy growing vegetables and preparing foods from their garden together as a family. They also like spending time golfing, snow skiing and hiking, and operate W. S. Heitman Drilling & Pumps, bringing precious water to residents, … [Read more...]

June 2016

Photography:  Crystal Amen started her photography adventure four years ago; she specializes in all aspects of photography.  Crystal has three young daughters that love to be her models when she isn't photographing clients. Crystal lives in Anderson, CA, where she and her husband raise about 30 head of cattle. Check out her work on her website at … [Read more...]

May 2016

Photography:  Lisa Tosi Photography is located in Chico, CA. Lisa’s specialties include children, newborns and maternity. The studio is now located in a country setting and offers pony rides during monthly “Mini Quick Shoots,” a wonderful way to capture a few great images at a cost significantly discounted from the studio’s regular pricing. Visit … [Read more...]