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					SEPECIAL WEDDING EDITION | SPRING 2012 | DIvATu.COm                          vOLumE 4 | ISSuE 2




ROMANTIC                                                          CREATING AN
HONEYMOON                                                         ENCHANTING
LOCATIONS                                                            WEDDING




BEAUTY
TIPS THAT
REALLY
WORK

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Featured Brides...
                                                                                              First of all, I am truly thankful and thrilled to be cast for the cover of Diva Tú! bridal
                COV ERGIRL
                                                                                              2012 Spring issue. Working with the magazine’s chief editor Natty Rios-Sipes was
                                                                                              very easy for me because she is such a warm and congenial person. The entire Diva
                                                                                              Tú! team was very professional. It was a pleasure to be photographed by Roberto
                                                                                              Ramirez, with whom I enjoyed being a model for the day.
                                                                                              Right now I am a full time student at Oxnard college with plans on transferring to
                                                                                              a CSU to major in sociology. At the present time I work part-time at an accessory
                                                                                              store, where I enjoy helping my costumers. I am the youngest of three siblings,
                                                                                              although we all have different personalities, I am so grateful to have them as my
                                                                                              family.
                                                                                              One of my perceptions in life is that you can tell a lot about an individual, based on
                                                                                              how they treat others. Remember, be patient, be kind, and spread peace.
                             STEphANIE REYNOSO


                             Neidy Robles is the daughter of two Mexican immigrants, from the lovely state of




                                                                                                                                                                                        MODEL
                             Jalisco. She has lived in Ventura County for the past 10 years, excluding her time
                             at college when she lived away. Just last year she graduated with a bachelors of
                             science in International Business from Azusa Pacific University. She has been doing
                             pageants for the last few years including Miss California USA and Miss Jalisco of
                             Southern CA, the latter of which she was crowned as the winner earning the title
                             of Señorita Jalisco. She currently works as a model and has hosted several cultural
                             events both in the US and in Mexico. Proud of her roots and encouraged by her ac-
                             complishments, she hopes to further her career in modeling and communications.
                MODEL




                                                                                                                                             NEIDY NATALIE ROBLES


                                                                                                          ...Stylists, Make-Up Artists & Assistants
                                                                                                                                              COVER CREDITS
                                                                                                        Photographer: Roberto Ramirez                 Bridal Dresses: La Soie Bridal, Santa Barbara
                                                                                                        Models:       Stephanie Reynoso               Photo Assistant: Alexis Pelayo
                                                                                                                      Vanessa C. Garcia               Location:        Remax Goldcoast, Ventura
                                                                                                        Stylists:     Antonio Tomas                   Catering:        Tomas Cafe
                                                                                                                      Vanessa C. Gutierrez

                                                                                                                                            CENTER SPREAD CREDITS
                                                                                                        Photographer: Jose Luis Melgar                  Stylists:       Goyo
                                                                                                        Models:       Neidy Natalie Robles                              Vanessa Gutierrez
                                                                                                                      Ashley Alcala                                     Daisy Muñoz
                             vANESSA GARcIA                                                                           Sarah Peralta                                     Laura Ramirez (Lala)
                                                                                                                      Cynthia Hernandez                 Assistants:     Sandra Robles
                             I am 19 years old and one of the things that I truly enjoy                 Models:       Antonio Hernandez                                 Lorenzo Issac
                             doing is to practice special effects make up, I like to create                           Jorge Figueroa                                    Jeorge Cruz Salgado
                             fantasy features with the art of make up. I feel this could                              Jennessy J. Juarez, flower girl   Location:       Camarillo Ranch House
                             be my long time career. For now I am full time student at                                Dalia Carrillo, flower girl       Catering:       Tomas Cafe
                             Ventura College.                                                           Wardrobe:     David’s Bridal                    Flowers:        Yamagushi’s Flowers
                                                                                                                      Friar Tux Shop



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PLANNING THE BIG DAY                                                                                    FASHION WEDDING AND TRENDS                                                  FAIRY TALE QUINCEAñERA
Letter from the Editor  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 6                          Wedding Announcements  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 17
Cafe Amri  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 9   Reader Comments .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 17
Diamonds & Champagne  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 10                                    Bonnie’s Angels  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 18
Foodcourt  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 11     Helping Youth Achieve Greatness  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 19
Honeymoon Destination  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 12                                   Once Upon a Time Debutante Ball .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 24
Beauty Tips & Color Trends  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 16                                    Alamo to Remember  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  . 25
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                                                                         FROM THE EDITOR
                                             What a ride it has been!
                                             This Spring bridal – Quinceañera issue is
                                             brought to you readers as a special tribute to all
                                             who celebrate a wedding, quinceañera or even                                                                    PubLIShER & EDITOR-IN-ChIEf
                                             a Sweet 16.                                                                                                           Natty Rios-Sipes
                                                                                                                                                               CREATIvE ART DIRECTOR
                                             This is such a beautiful season to me, it feels                                                                       Roberto Ramirez
                                             like renovation, a feel of reinventing ourselves.                                                                     GRAPhIC DESIGN
                                             Along with the overwhelming beauty nature                                                                               Eddie moran
                                                                                                                                                                     Lorenzo Isaac
                                             has to offer, just look around and you will see                                                                      Jorge Cruz Salgado
something that tells you is Spring!                                                                                                                                 Emilio Sanchez
                                                                                                                                                                   fAShION EDITOR
Diva Tu! Spring issue presented itself with interesting challenges but everything                                                                                  Carolina Davalos
came painted like a masterpiece by so many collaborators who eagerly commit to                                                                                     bEAuTY EDITOR
greatness and help maintain this publication with quality and refined taste.                                                                                       Leslie Rodriguez
Some of the themes here presented in fairy-tale backdrop, like planning the big                                                                                     PhOTOGRAPhY
                                                                                                                                                                   Roberto Ramirez
day, diamonds, champagne, honeymoon location, fitness and featuring a beautiful                                                                                      Eddie moran
quinceañera Kiara Gonzalez, also wedding fashion and trends along with prosper-                                                                                    Jose Luis melgar
                                                                                                                                                                      Luis Estrada
ous restaurants. All are presented to you with dignity and glamour.                                                                                                 fG Photography
This time our COvER model Stephanie proudly displays her modeling experience in a                                                                                    WEbmASTER
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What actually felt like orchestrating a real wedding was our very special center                                                                            STAff / COLAbORADORES
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framed the moment perfectly in the beautiful grounds of Camarillo Ranch house.                                                                                           Carlos Licea
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A very special thank you to all the advertisers who have the trust and commitment                                                                                    Kassandra Romero
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Planificación Para tú día
                                                                    Esquema de temas
¡Felicitaciones! Usted acaba de fijar la fecha para su boda o quinceañera. Ahora        que se han comprometido a ayudarle con el proceso de la planificación de su
que usted ha tomado el primer paso para hacer su sueño una realidad, ¿qué               día especial.
sigue?                                                                                  Esta revista presenta artículos sobre los diamantes, champán y las mejores des-
Ahora viene el tiempo de hacer las decisiones para su fiesta. Tiene que escoger         tinaciones para su luna de miel. También presentamos los bienes que tiene que
el vestido, las invitaciones, el lugar, la comida, el entretenimiento, hacer la lista   tener para que su boda o quinceañera sean exitosos. Y no se le olvide ver a los
de invitados, y finalizar los detalles pequeños que ponen el toque final a su día       consejos de belleza, salud y ejercicio. Si está buscando algo de inspiración para
especial.                                                                               su quinceañera, lea sobre la quinceañera de Kiara Gonzales, era un día maravil-
Al principio todo parece sencillo, pero la planificación de una boda o quincea-         loso.
ñera puede llegar a ser fastidioso y estresante. Pero no se preocupe! Diva Tú!          De parte del personal de Diva Tú! les ofrecemos nuestros mejores deseos y ben-
está aquí para ayudar. En nuestras páginas usted encontrará expertos locales            diciones para usted en su boda y quinceañera!




               Planning the Big day
                                                                        Issue Overview
Congratulations! You have just set the date for your wedding or quinceañera.            the decision-making process.
Now that you have taken the first step toward making your dream a reality,              This issue features articles on diamonds, champagne, and top picks for a roman-
what’s next?                                                                            tic honeymoon. We also feature the must haves for your wedding and quincea-
Next comes the decision making. You have to pick the dress, the invitations, the        ñera, and make sure you get a good look at our Diva beauty, health and exercise
venue, the food, the entertainment, make the guest list, and figure out all the         tips. If you’re looking for some inspiration for your quinceañera, take a peek at
other little details that add the finishing touches to your special day.                Kiara Gonzales’ quinceañera, it was delightfully enchanting .
It all seems simple at first, but planning for a wedding or a quinceañera can           On behalf of the Diva Tú! Staff, we offer our best wishes and blessings to you on
become time consuming and stressful. But don’t fret! Diva Tú! is here to help.          your wedding and quinceañera!
Within our pages you will find local experts that are committed to help you with
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                     Diamonds
WEDDING ESSENTIALS


                                                                      By Kassandra Romero
                     In most traditional weddings, a ring is exchanged between partners
                     to prove their eternal love and devotion for one another. Couples
                     exchange rings because of their circular designs which symbolize
                     eternity.
                     Not only is the ring itself symbolic, but the placement of the ring
                     is also meaningful. The ring is worn on the left hand, on the third
                     finger from the thumb, the “ring finger.” It is believed that the third
                     finger on the left hand is the vein that travels directly to the heart.
                     Diamonds are revered as the most valuable and indestructible stones.
                     So it makes sense to give your soul mate a diamond engagement and
                     wedding ring that they will cherish for as long as they shall live.
                     I hope this article was very informational to you and gives you a
                     better understanding of earth’s natural beauty, DIAMONDS!




  As we all know wedding season is just around the corner; the time that
  calls family and friends together to partake in the union of two hearts.
  A wedding is an occasion that arouses joy, happiness, and warmth. What
  better way to celebrate and add sparkle to a wedding than with a glass of
  champagne?
  Before you decide on a bottle, make sure you visit a winery to try some
  samples. It’s always good to know and taste the product you are buying, so
  it meets your standards and satisfies your taste buds.
  Here are some of champagne recommendations. Blanc de Blancs which
  is made out of white grapes, Blanc de noirs made from black grapes, and
  Rose is a type of “pink wine.” There’s also sweet champagne by the name
  of Doux and Dry champagne is always white and slightly sweet.
  Cheers!




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                   natación con delfínes, pesca deportiva, y esnorquel.                                                       Escrito por: Rosaura Rios




      RIVIERA NAYARIT



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                        WEDDING FASHION




                                                                                                                                     FASHION
                        READY TO STROLL DOWN THE AISLE IN “EDEN” STYLE




                                                                                   TOP TRENDs IN
                                                                                 WEDDING GOWNs
                                                                                    Is TRUE-WHITE
                              Dress: Daria – Lace and tulle mermaid silhouette
                              Mini diamonds headband: Veronique Collection                     Ball Gown Styles
                              – La Soie Bridal
                                                                                              Elaborate Ruffles
PhOTOGRAPhY: Robert Ramirez




                                                                                 Lace with tulle overlay with crystal applique at the
                                                                                 empire line – La Soie Bridal

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         Creating an Ench
                                    The Power of ro
Forever starts
here...
The Camarillo
Ranch House
hosts a
breathtaking
setting with
its charming-
historical touch.

Spring forward into a new
season of fabulous styles
to define your big day . This
season we can appreciate
the feminine touch in tropical
brights for the entire wedding
party . The colors in Coral or
fresh Guava are taking center
stage along with coordinated
flirty florals . Lighter than air
layers of breezy organza, not
only feel right for an outdoor
wedding, but these short and
fun styles have wear again
potential .

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hanting Wedding
omanTic SPring



                  Flower Girls
                  love to play
                 dress up, this
                   is a perfect
                      occasion.


                                          PhOTOGRAPhY: Jose Luis melgar




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BEAUTY

                                                        Beauty tips
                                                         You see her, that flawless, beautiful, luminous, bride. For our
                                                         big day, well we want just that! Luckily, we can easily access
                                                         information on how to create a flawless face using make-
                                                         up. (Thank you Youtube). Here are the basics to make your
                                                         big day flawless.
                                                         Prep begins three weeks before the wedding date. Plan to
                                                         get a facial around this time and start to drink lots of water.
                                                         It is important to flush impurities out of your system. With
                                                         all the stress that comes with being a bride, your skin does
                                                         not have to show it.
                                                         One week before your wedding you want to do a clay
                                                         mask. This helps keep your skin fresh from the facial you
                                                         got two weeks ago, a big plus for oily skin.If you are on the
                                                         drier side use a moisturizing mask.
                                                         Three days before your day, exfoliate, so that you have your
                                                         freshest skin ready. So for all you brides here we go:

         1. MOISTURIZE according to your skin.
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    Have you become engaged recently? Or maybe you’re planning
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        Alamo to remember
                             When visiting The Alamo Restaurant in Newbury             serve the tables and operate the register as well as Gary Cabello a family friend “I
                             Park, prepare for a dining experience that will keep      have known ever since he was in high school.” And this family crew “are all the
                             you coming back to this friendly family-run eatery        people I trust to run this restaurant and take care of its clientele.”
                             for more.                                                 And even though Vasquez has done his stint as chef whose favorite creation is
                             Every detail, from its clean and spacious dining area     the steak picado, “now I leave that up to the chefs and do not interfere with
                             to its meticulously kept kitchen is lovingly supervised   them. I taste the food and make sure it is up to par but I let them do their own
                             by owner-restaurateur, Stephen P. Vasquez, who has        cooking.’ he said.
                             framed the perfect setting for authentic Mexican cui-     As to other amenities, the restaurant features a full sports bar with a 52 inch
                             sine.                                                     LCD screen where patrons can enjoy Los Dodgers playing while savoring their
                             From his excellent steak picado to his grandmother’s      favorite spirit.
                             tortillas de harina, every detail is a touch of gastro-   Overall, an outstanding experience with specials such as Tex Mex Buffet, Mar-
nomic art. Taste these tortillas, please.                                              garita Thursday and and enjoyable Happy Hour from 3 to 5 p.m.
“These tortillas are the way my grandmother used to make them,” said Vazquez.
“She was from Sonora, Mexico and she did not like corn tor-                                                                                  By Carlos J. Licea de Varona
tillas so she made these tortillas de harina and has continued
making sure these are the authentic tortillas.”
How good is the food? People come from miles around to
his establishment no doubt because of the fond memories
the name Alamo Restaurant brings back.
The original Alamo was located near the Ventura County
Government Center. Vasquez only bought the Newbury
park establishment and later opened another one in
Agoura Hills.
Vasquez, a jovial man with an easy smile has his own
memories of that original venue. As a young man and looking
for work he answered an advertisement for a waiter position. His inexperience
was evident “and I was fired on the first day on the job,” he added.
He did not give up. He worked at Sambo’s restaurant in Oxnard and eventu-
ally came back becoming one of the managers of the Alamo chain that at one
time owned six restaurants in the area.
Hit with hard economic times, then owner Robert Campos tried to diversify
the menu to attract more customers but it did not work. “The restaurant had
everything from Chinese food to Pizza,” he pointed out raising his eyes heaven-
ward. “Mr Campos said the Alamo was a California restaurant.” But the menu
diversification did not work.
“Maybe that is not what people expected because the Alamo had been a Mexi-
can restaurant. There is even a nice allegorical tale to this eatery.
“In the restaurant, prominently displayed in an enclosed case was the costume
John Wayne used during the filming of the 1961 film Remember the Alamo,’ he
noted ‘But the costume disappeared sometime before I acquired the restaurant.’
And the rest is restaurant history. “When Mr. Campos died, his wife asked
me to help her run the restaurant and eventually asked me if I wanted to buy
this place,” he said opening his arms as if to embrace the whole venue. I did not                                           The
have the money, so I talked it over with my parents and we gathered the money
among family and friends.”
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professional and ethical foundation, combined with the experience, resources and knowledge that their clients have
grown to trust. We specialize in PERSONAL INJURY, WORKERS’ COMPENSATION & WRONGFUL DEATH,
PROFESSIONAL LIABILITY, AND MEDICAL MALPRACTICE.

L     os abogados en Peyman & Rahnama han trabajado en nuestras comunidades por mas de 15 años,
protegiendo los derechos de las inocentes víctimas. Nadie puede jarle un precio al sufrimiento y al dolor, o a la
perdida de un ser querido,y en esos momentos usted necesita la fuerza, honestidad y las habilidades de un bufete
con able de abogados. Los abogados y el personal de Peyman & Rahnama poseen el fundamento profesional y
ético, junto con la experiencia, los recursos y el conocimiento en los cuales sus clientes han llegado a con ar. Nos
especializamos en DAÑOS CORPORALES, COMPENSACIÓN AL TRABAJADOR Y HOMICIDIO CULPOSO,
RESPONSABILIDAD PROFESIONAL, Y NEGLIGENCIA MEDICA.

             For your convenience, we have offices located throughout Southern California:
                            Calexico, San Diego, Los Angeles and Oxnard

                              Law Offices of Peyman & Rahnama
                       555 South “A” Street, Suite 155 • Oxnard, Ca 93030
                            Tel: 805-351-3722 • Fax: (805) 981-1949
                                   www.peymanrahnama.com

				
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