What’s Happening This Weekend: Boo at the Zoo!

This Halloween season, the LA Zoo will be offering special spooks and lots of fun in their Boo at the Zoo celebration.  Starting October 1st from 10am-4pm, the zoo will offer daily spooky caves and a cornstalk maze, with special activities on weekends such as the “Mad Science Fire and Ice Show” and the “Musical […]

What’s Happening This Weekend: Eastside Food Festival

  If you’re in the LA area and looking for a delicious experience, it’s time to check out the 3rd Annual Eastside Food Festival! This year’s festival will be held at Mack Sennett Studios on Sunday, October 2nd from 5-8pm, with a VIP hour beginning at 4pm.  The Eastside Food Festival celebrates the unique and […]

The Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival 2016: Night Market

Disclosure: I received a media pass for purposes of this post.  I received no compensation, and as always, all opinions are 100% my own.   One of the most highly anticipated foodie events of the year, the Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival, happened just a few weeks ago here in Los Angeles, and I […]

Block Party of the Century: Culver City Turns 100!

If you’re looking for something fun this weekend, head to downtown Culver City for their 100th anniversary celebration–the Block Party of the Century! This Saturday, September 24th from 12-4:30pm, the yearlong birthday celebration will have its exciting kickoff party! With entertainment ranging from samba dancers to indie musicians, face painting to chalk art, there will […]

Roaring Nights at the LA Zoo: Fierce Food Trucks & Fun

Disclosure: Thank you to the LA Zoo for hosting me for Roaring Nights at the LA Zoo! As always, all opinions are 100% my own. The LA Zoo is taking advantage of the beautiful summer nights we’re blessed with here in Southern California and putting them to good use with their Roaring Nights at the […]

Sunset & Dine 2016: The Best Hollywood Has to Offer!

This Thursday, September 1st, the Central Hollywood Coalition will present the fifth annual Sunset & Dine food festival. The festival celebrates the very best that Hollywood has to offer, from restaurants to music to educational opportunities and so much more. Over 20 restaurants from the Sunset & Vine area of Hollywood will be showcased, with […]

Pop Up Picnics LA: The Perfect Way to Spend an LA Day

  Disclosure: I received a complimentary picnic for purposes of this post, but as always, all opinions are 100% my own. Picture this: a gorgeous picnic spread complete with cheese plate, tiny sandwiches, baskets of fruit, bottles of sparkling water, crackers and baguette, and even a tiny cupcake–all in the charming setting of one of […]

East LA Meets Napa 2016: A Latin Inspired Fiesta Under the Stars

Disclosure: I was a guest of AltaMed for East LA Meets Napa 2016, but as always, all opinions are 100% my own! Thank you, AltaMed! I love Mexican food–how could I not? Growing up in the LA area with access to some of the BEST authentic Mexican restaurants around means that Mexican food is a […]

Live and Dine LA 2016 with Angeleno Magazine

Disclosure: I received free tickets from Angeleno Magazine in exchange for this post. If you’re a fan of the LA food scene, there are a few restaurant names that you know you can count on for delicious eats: Redbird, Viviane, and Broken Spanish–to name just a few. These are the restaurants that truly represent the […]

Highlights from Pairing is Caring {recap}

Disclosure: Thank you to Inside the Cellar for providing media passes for this event. As always, all opinions are 100% my own! This past Saturday, LA animal lovers gathered to support spcaLA with Pairing is Caring, a fundraiser hosted by Inside the Cellar. The spcaLA provides shelter and care for abused and abandoned animals, and […]