Going to the gym fat can be paralyzing

Going to the gym fat can be incredibly paralyzing. The thought of entering a building full of people who are thinner than you makes my heart skip a beat sometime. After wallowing in fatness for the last few years as my sadness ate away am finally trying to get back to me. So pulled up …

Meet me at the Pop Up Food Hall in Santa Monica

You had me at Melted Brisket! I was planning to stay home on Sunday justsome light housework rewatching Sense8 series finale AGAIN on Netflix when I heard about his food event and well … like I said I do have a weakness for yummy food and being able to criss cross the USA for the …

Off The Hook Seafood Festival for Foodies in Santa Monica

If you love seafood do I have a fun fall event for you! It’s the 3rd Annual OFF THE HOOK Seafood Festival in Santa Monica on Saturday, October 14th. It’s foodie fun on the Santa Monica Pier benefiting the Surfrider Foundation of West LA-Malibu This fall event in the cool salty ocean breezes is all about …

LA Food & Wine is August 25 – 28, 2016

Los Angeles Food & Wine, presented by Coastal Luxury Management and founding partners FOOD & WINE and Lexus, announce the www.LAFW.com is open to purchase tickets to attend the three-night, four-day, not-to-miss culinary extravaganza that takes over the city of Los Angeles. Foodies will be exploring Los Angeles from the DTLA along Grand Avenue to Santa Monica …

Shopping for good with Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance

I’m marking my calendar to shop for a cause on Saturday, June 11th from 12 – 5pm to support the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance. This year it’s hosted by Rachel Zoe and Rodger Berman with Molly Sims and Scott Stuber at the Barker Hanger in Santa Monica. For the price of admission spend the day with …

Arclight Women in Entertainment Workshop May 17 – 19, 2016

I’m excited that Arclight supports diversity in film with not simply screening indie films from women, people of color and LGBT but also has a series of workshops talking about the business of entertainment! I just saw that the new Women in Entertainment Workshop will take place May 17 – 19 at Sonoma Wine Garden …

COCHON555 returns to Santa Monica March 13, 2016

oink oink it’s time to save the date for the 2016 COCHON555 taking place at the Viceroy Santa Monica on March 13th.  The culinary competition returns to Los Angeles.     You can enter to win two VIP tickets by watching a video and joining the Good Food Movement! Cochon555 is the stand-up tasting reception …

Meet me in Santa Monica for the Sonic Submarine on August 22nd

Third Street Promenade and KCRW DJs Get Loose for the Second Voyage of Sonic Submarine on August 22nd Funky Outdoor Festival Spins Back Into Downtown Santa Monica with KCRW DJ’s Raul Campos, Travis Holcombe, & Anthony Valadez  Get ready for free fun on Saturday, August 22nd in Santa Monica! KCRW DJs are spinning tunes at the annual Third Street Promenade Outdoor …

Meet me at the 2015 Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival

  I’m so excited to pass on to my foodie readers a discount code for the upcoming 2015 Los Angeles Food & Wine Festival taking place this August 27 – 30th. If you’ve never attended the foodie event you are missing out on the opportunity to taste food from the top chefs all over the …