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Holiday Cocktails for TheLip.TV

Some Cocktail Inspiration for Holiday Entertaining I had the pleasure of sharing some of my favorite Holiday Cocktails with Leslie Durso and TheLip.TV! The Holidays can sometimes be stressful, so I wanted to help take the edge off with some easy cocktail ideas that ...Read More

New Year’s 2014

What are your plans for New Year’s Eve? Procrastinating, obviously. Well in case you still need last minute plans, here are a couple different options to ring in the New Year in the City of Angels. Family Friendly Grand Park Downtown has a fun ...Read More

Grilled Cheese Invitational 2013

A new high holiday is re-born: This year’s Grilled Cheese Invitational falls on April 20, 2013.  4/20 people.  Yes.  That 420.  The stars are aligning once in a millenia for the organized consumption of ooooey gooey grilled cheese and the only organized holiday of ...Read More

Summer Outdoor Cinema 2012

I love the heat.  Summer is my favorite time of year, because under normal circumstances (read: 60 degree weather) I am bundled up like an eskimo.  ‘Tis the season for picnics, bug bites, and romantic rendezvous’ under the stars.  As the drive in movie ...Read More

German Soul Food {Alpine Village}

Apparently, the new hipster hangout of choice is one of the many nouveaux German Taverns popping up around the City of Angels.  Maybe it is the array of beers on tap that draws them.  Perhaps it is the delectable selection of wursts.  There are ...Read More

LA Street Food Fest

Summer is here.  Good eats & good peeps.  Wait, what? You’re not a top chef master?  Well, put down your shiny new grill tongs that have yet to see the fire of your Weber.  Head down to the Rose Bowl  & sample some of ...Read More

JPL Open House

Geek dads rejoice!  ok, moms too.  JPL (aka the Jet Propulsion Laboratory) is holding its annual family open house this weekend.  What?  You didn’t know that we had NASA in our backyard?  Oh, for shame. Here is the opportunity to either live out those ...Read More