Update October 28, 2019: This area in the Brentwood neighborhood of Los Angeles, California is currently under evacuation orders because of the Getty fire. Please…View More Where to Find the Best Halloween Decorations in LA [2019 Update]
I’m a big fan of “Happy Hour,” and I am always on the hunt for great ones in Los Angeles (despite my dueling desire to…View More Have You Tried Mercado’s Happy Hour Yet?
Andy and I rarely indulge in a night away at an LA-area hotel. We’ve done it on special occasions (including a recent birthday excursion to…View More Pamper Yourself with Luxury at the Marina Del Rey Hotel
Is Los Angeles on your bucket list? I have lived in Los Angeles since 1998. I’ve learned three things: 1) I’ll never be an expert…View More A Travel Guide to Venice and Marina Del Rey
A couple of years ago I had drinks with a friend from out of town who told me that the next big thing in Los…View More Looking for Hot and Spicy Chicken in Los Angeles? Go to Gus’s!
When you think of Los Angeles, you automatically think of terrific options for Scandinavian food, right? Yeah, I didn’t either. In fact, it was quite…View More Sampling the Scandinavian Bakeries and Restaurants in Los Angeles
One of the most iconic structures on the entire island of Catalina is the Catalina Island Casino. Even if you have only see photos of…View More Exploring the Catalina Casino
Avalon Grille sits in a prime location – on the corner of Crescent and Catalina in Avalon. With two walls entirely of windows, they…View More Restaurant Review: Avalon Grille
One of our favorite restaurants in Avalon was Original Jack’s Country Kitchen. Casual, inexpensive and cozy, Jack’s welcomed us to the island. The waitstaff was…View More Restaurant Review: Original Jack’s Country Kitchen