Highlights from LA Weekly’s Tacolandia 2016

Disclosure: Today's post is made possible by LA Weekly, but all opinions are 100% my own. I like tacos, yes I do… I like tacos, how about you? If you said no, I politely ask: What’s WRONG with you? Okay. Just kidding. A little. But really, maybe it’s because I was raised in Southern … [Read More...]

Unicorn Fudge for National Fudge Day

Happy National Fudge Day! I know, I know--another one you ask?!? But seriously, how could I skip National FUDGE Day. Fudge is YUMMY. And Delicious. And I've had the idea for this fudge for awhile now and I couldn't resist. You guys.... I call this UNICORN FUDGE. Yup. Isn't it the cutest? I … [Read More...]

Only in Hollywood: Mama Shelter {review}

Disclaimer: The Hollywood Entertainment District sponsored today's post, but all opinions are 100% my own. I have had an incredibly stressful couple of weeks, so when the Hollywood Entertainment Council told me we would be visiting the new rooftop bar at the hotel-restaurant-bar hybrid … [Read More...]

Strawberry Shortcake White Chocolate Candy Bark for National Strawberry Shortcake Day

Happy National Strawberry Shortcake Day! Have you noticed by now that I'm on a food holiday roll? I just can't help it that some of my favorite foods are being celebrated this month.   Strawberries just happen to be one of my favorite fruits on the planet.  I wait for the warmer … [Read More...]

Happy National Cupcake Day!

I don't know if you've noticed, but I just happen to be a big fan of national food holidays. What better excuse to celebrate with a delicious treat? Today is a day that I know you'll really enjoy--National Cupcake Day! If you've been around the blog for awhile, you probably know that cupcakes … [Read More...]

Thai Iced Tea Floats with No Churn Sweetened Condensed Milk Ice Cream

There is nothing better than sipping a refreshing iced tea on a mega-hot summer day. Whether it's black tea, green tea, hibiscus tea, or something even more exotic, you'll find me sipping tea pretty much 24/7 this time of year. There really is no better way to cool down. If you're an iced tea … [Read More...]

10 Iced Tea Recipes for National Iced Tea Day

This Friday, June 10th, is National Iced Tea Day! Iced Tea just happens to be one of my absolute favorite drinks--I pretty much drink it exclusively, other than water.  Even though I love my tea, sometimes I like to spice it up a little by icing flavored teas like Earl Gray or Jasmine, or by … [Read More...]

Only in Hollywood: Demitasse Roastery and and Kitchen {review}

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by the Hollywood Entertainment Council, but all opinions are 100% my own. Last week, I was invited on a foodie tour of Hollywood by the Hollywood Entertainment Council. We visited several amazing restaurants throughout the night—I had a blast. I hadn’t spent too … [Read More...]

Only in Hollywood: A Foodie’s Tour

Last week, the Hollywood Entertainment District treated me to an amazing foodie journey throughout Hollywood. When I heard that they would be leading us to six different delicious restaurants and bars in the area, I was so excited. Who could resist an invitation like that? Amazingly, even … [Read More...]

The Path Season Finale Screening

Picture this: a handful of tents and teepees, dozens of people decked out with flower crowns, blankets and pillows strewn about a green lawn, all nestled deep in the depths of Hollywood’s most famous cemetery--headstones rising from the grass into the orangey glow of a fast-fading … [Read More...]

Inside the Empire: the Empire Season Finale Fan Event!

Disclosure: Fox Broadcasting Company treated me to the EMPIRE FAN-ALE event in Los Angeles this week. Here’s a recap of my experience!   I'm still shocked and amazed all the time by the opportunities this blog has brought into my life.  Case in point: this week, the awesome … [Read More...]

And I’m Back!

Hi. I missed you! Yes, it's true, I've been MIA for a few months now. I don't want to bore you with a ton of details, but I will say that life got the best of me for a bit. Do you ever have those moments where you feel you're so filled to the brim with commitments that you just can't … [Read More...]