Hot Spot: Malibu Farm Restaurant

My friend Payal lives in Westwood and I live in Oxnard. We hadn't seen each other in awhile, so we decided to meet halfway and stop at Malibu Farm Restaurant for a good meal. The food source comes from local and organic farmers markets and suppliers throughout SoCal. Trust me, the food tastes really fresh! The [...]

By |2018-06-16T22:23:15+00:00June 16th, 2018|Archive, Home, Hot Spots|0 Comments

Ventura Two Trees Hike

I love to get a good walk in, so when I heard about the Rancho Ventura Conservation Trust's hike to the historic Two Trees, I was all in. I was originally supposed to do this hike back in December, but because of the Thomas Fire, it never happened. Two Trees (Blue Gum trees) is located [...]

By |2018-06-16T12:30:29+00:00June 16th, 2018|Archive, Health, Home, Hot Spots|0 Comments

Malibu Wine Safari Adventure

I have been so busy lately it is not even funny, so I decided to get some relaxation and fun in and spend a Sunday Funday at Malibu Wine Safari. It is part of the Malibu Family Wines group and has been operational since 1978 by owner Ron Semler and his wife, Lisa. I had [...]

By |2018-04-15T17:47:48+00:00April 15th, 2018|Archive, Home, Hot Spots|0 Comments

Ojai Raptor Center Spring Open House

I read in the local newspaper I write for, VC Reporter, that The Ojai Raptor Center was hosting their annual Spring Open House to view the raptors and learn about how they have been healing since the Thomas Fire. According to the Raptor Center website, every year the center takes in 500 - 1,000 sick, injured [...]

By |2018-04-08T15:33:35+00:00April 8th, 2018|Archive, Home, Hot Spots|0 Comments

Say CHEESEMongers!

My friend Nicole is a cheese fanatic and keeps raving about a cheese shop in Sherman Oaks called Cheesemongers. The shop offers 4 cheese classes, so when I got an alert in their newsletter that they were offering their beginners class, Cheese 101, I immediately jumped on it and bought a ticket. These classes are [...]

By |2018-01-21T21:54:03+00:00January 21st, 2018|Archive, Home, Hot Spots|0 Comments

Variety and Fun at The Annex in Oxnard

Everyone in town has been talking about this place called The Annex at The Collection in Riverpark, so I decided to go and see what the hype has been all about! According to the website, The Annex is a "16,000 square foot collection of 12 microshops, artisan boutiques and epicurean discovery that showcases unique local retailers and [...]

By |2018-01-13T22:00:31+00:00January 13th, 2018|Archive, Home, Hot Spots|0 Comments

Warner Brothers Studio Tour

Warner Brothers Studio in Burbank was having a SoCal resident discount of $49 (originally $62/adult) to tour their studios, so I decided to go last minute over the weekend! You must purchase your ticket online prior and select an available time/date for the tour. This was my second studio tour that I have attended in [...]

By |2017-12-02T22:13:48+00:00December 2nd, 2017|Archive, Home, Hot Spots|0 Comments

The Broad Museum and Museum of Ice Cream Adventure

Hi guys! I know, I know, it has been almost a month since I posted a blog, I broke my "post once a week" rule, but I am back! I have just been super busy with work and personal related things, I am getting back on track though! Over the long Thanksgiving Weekend, I made [...]

By |2017-11-27T08:39:40+00:00November 26th, 2017|Archive, Home, Hot Spots|0 Comments

Hot Spot: The Brewhouse Santa Barbara

This evening, my friend Melissa and I stopped by our favorite place for food and drinks, The Brewhouse Santa Barbara! Melissa introduced me to this restaurant/brewery a few years ago and I have been hooked ever since. It is a great place for Happy Hour, lunch or dinner and is very popular among Santa Barbara [...]

By |2017-09-14T22:08:05+00:00September 14th, 2017|Archive, Home, Hot Spots|0 Comments

Skyspace and Skyslide Adventure at US Bank Tower

So my Labor Day Weekend did not go 100% according to plan, but I made the best of it! On Sunday, I was going to go explore some different cultural experiences in Downtown LA that I have been wanting to do for a few years, but because of the massive heat wave the SoCal region [...]

By |2017-09-04T17:44:31+00:00September 3rd, 2017|Archive, Home, Hot Spots|0 Comments