Dining Out

  • Date Night at Cassia

    If you live in west LA, then you’ve definitely experienced at least one of the eateries associated with the Rustic Canyon Family of Restaurants. Huckleberry Cafe, Milo & Olive, Rustic Canyon, Sweet Rose Creamery, Esters Wine Bar and of course, Cassia. The restaurant has been open for some time now, but still maintains it’s superior […] Read more…

  • Maire Byrne | Local Kitchen & Wine Bar

    Noisy, alive and slightly raucous – the Local Kitchen & Wine Bar is a true neighborhood spot that houses patrons, both young and elderly, with hipsters, young professionals, and multiple generations all mixing as one. Maire Bryne, chef and owner of Thyme Cafe + Market, has opened up a cozy neighborhood bistro with chef Stephen Paul Murray […] Read more…

Local Events

  • Los Angeles Magazine Best New Restaurants 2017

    Despite popular belief, Angelenos have no fear of the rain.. when it comes to food at least. Last week we decided to brave the rainy weather for one of the best food festivals of the year. This year’s event was held at the A+D Architecture and Design Museum in downtown LA and was stacked with […] Read more…

  • Cochon555 Tour | Los Angeles 2016

    Cochon555 started as a way of educating chefs and consumers alike about Heritage breed pigs. Heritage breed pigs come from a bloodline dating back hundreds of years where pigs were raised on open pasture farms. The varying genes of these breeds exemplify certain qualities such as distinct marbling, richness and heartiness, bacon flavors, and creamy fat. […] Read more…

In The Kitchen

  • Mason Jar Cheesecake

    I hosted a baby shower for my sister this past weekend and decided that I’d make an attempt to bake the treats for the dessert table. The spread included chocolate covered marshmallow pops, cream puffs, banana pudding, a salted caramel cake, and these cute little mason jar cheesecakes. With only three ingredients for the crust and […] Read more…

  • Halloween Tricks & Treats

    Halloween is one of my favorite holidays. Ghouls, goblins, and of course Shelley Duvall in The Shining (what could be scarier?).  It also marks the start of all the food and treat filled holidays in the fall. Times have changed and Halloween treats have expanded from just candy. I was browsing Pinterest for some cute […] Read more…

Product Reviews

  • Luvienz – A Taste of Luxury

    A work of art in its own right, the Luvienz chest features sumptuous pearled leather with the classic elegance of wood. Fruit of the savoir-faire of the finest French artisans, Maltier le Malletier, the chest is meticulously crafted in workshops committed to carrying on a long tradition of excellence in luxury carrying cases. There are […] Read more…

  • Sprinkles Cupcakes X Care Bears™

    Today, Care Bears TM announced a partnership with the world’s first cupcake bakery, Sprinkles, as part of the beloved brand’s 35th Anniversary celebration. From January 5-25, Sprinkles will offer limited-edition Care Bears cupcakes and sweet surprises at all bakery locations nationwide. “We are thrilled to kick off the Care Bears 35th Anniversary celebration with Sprinkles […] Read more…