A JOYous Movie For All To See

Instead of shopping for presents for the holidays last Saturday with my family, I treated myself to a holiday present by having lunch at Tanzy’s inside the iPic Theater in Westwood. Afterwards I joined a group of women and men in the elegant #3 screening rooms to watch the soon-to-be-released movie JOY. It stars Jennifer…

11 Days & Cocktails Before Christmas

Tis the time to celebrate the 11 days left before Christmas with 11 innovative holiday cocktails at some of Los Angeles’ Best Bars and Dining Destinations. It’s a great way to get into a festive mood before or after shopping for holiday presents. GIRASOL – Entering Girasol for a cocktail and dinner reminds me of…

10 Activities to Experience at The Marriott Resorts Cancun

Imagine baby powder soft white sand leading to warm turquoise blue water. Nearby are lounge chairs under palapas to spread a towel and enjoy the exquisite views all day long. Margaritas, chips and lunch are delivered to you by friendly servers. Sounds like a dream? It’s reality at the two Marriott properties located along the middle…

Holiday Artisan Shopping This Weekend

Six artisan companies are joining together for a unique holiday gift shopping experience one block west of The Grove. Shop this weekend only on Friday, Dec. 11 and Saturday, Dec. 12 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 12 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Buy one of a kind home decor, women’s…

A little bit of Disney Magic at the Bel Air Bar + Grill

  Driving off the 405 freeway onto the Moraga exit, I noticed a striking two-story glass bougainvillea flower window in the front of the Bel Air Bar + Grill. I was invited to a tasting dinner by the owner of the restaurant Susan Disney Lord. She is part of American royalty – the Disney family,…

Candy Cane Shake – YUM!

Want a sweet holiday treat? This holiday-edition Tastee Freez Candy Cane Shake is available for a limited time. It’s topped with whipped cream and a mini candy cane. The only place you can find this pink-a-licious treat is at Wienerschnitzel. To find your closest Wienerschnitzel, visit http://www.wienerschnitzel.com

TODAY is National Pastry Day

On Wednesday, Dec. 9 celebrate National Pastry Day with a decadent housemade pastry. You can start in the morning with a flakey pastry and cup of coffee, or finish lunch with a fruit filled treat. In the afternoon when your sugar craving hits its all-time-high, indulge with a cannoli and cup of tea or wait…

10 Reasons To Visit The NEW Petersen Automotive Museum

The Miracle Mile in Los Angeles now has an iconic destination that offers cultural history and art with the focus on one-of-a-kind automobiles. The old Petersen Automotive Museum was a favorite of car aficionados, locals and tourists. When it closed for a 14-month total transformation, Wilshire Blvd. seemed a little quieter. People would drive by…

Nickelodeon Stars Having Fun During The Ho Ho Holidays!

I got into the holiday spirit taking my daughter and her friend to a sneak peek screening of the Nickelodeon Ho Ho Holiday Special. Walking into The Sherry Lansing Theatre on the Paramount Studios backlot, we nibbled on Red Vines, Junior Mints and Popcorn, before watching Nickelodeon’s newest holiday hour-long variety show featuring four adorable musical…