Chief Believer, Lori CSUCI Alumni

Lori Volk ’05 B.A. Psychology By Zoe Lance Lori Volk’s market trips are a little more special than the average grocery run. When she heads down the beverage aisle, she sees a drink she personally brought to fruition — Lori’s Original…

The Taste of Ojai 2017

Taste of Ojai 2017 So great to see everybody this year at the annual Taste of Ojai! It was a pretty warm day at the Ojai Valley Inn but we kept the Lavender Lemonade and our new Wild Strawberry Lemonade ice cold for everyone.  Lots of laughing,…

Who are we and what is our purpose?

A day in the life of lemonade... The sky is filled with brilliant colors this morning casting pink shadows over the harbor where my husband and I now live on our sailboat.  Four years ago I took my life shook it up and today, have nothing…

What will you do when you are 90?

My lemonade took me to a wonderful woman who is 89 years old this week. A special delivery as the local store she shops at didn’t have full cases for her to buy. She buys our lemonade for her worker who drinks exactly 1 lavender lemonade every…

"Stay Scrappy"

People tell me all of the time that it takes money to make money! While it would be nice to have a lot of extra money to run our lemonade company, the reality is we have what we need and that is it.  Four years ago I took out a 5k loan from…