Memorial Weekend Getaway: Reno and Lake Tahoe

After years of saying I am going to visit this place, I finally made my way to Lake Tahoe for a long Memorial Day Weekend. I had heard of how crystal clear the lake is and just the peace and serenity of the whole place. With my life being busy, I needed that kind of atmosphere! [...]

By |2018-05-28T09:11:05+00:00May 27th, 2018|Archive, Home, Travel|0 Comments

My Enhanced Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipe

As far back as I can remember, the very first thing I ever baked with my mom was chocolate chip cookies. This is by far the ultimate, most classic dessert of all time that I love baking. Unfortunately, when I moved out of my parents house to come to LA 8 years ago, I hadn't [...]

By |2018-05-02T15:40:47+00:00May 2nd, 2018|Archive, Cooking and Baking, Home|0 Comments

Fillmore Steam Train Rail Festival

On my Sunday Funday, I decided to check out the Fillmore and Western Railway's Steam Rail Festival. I had always heard and seen photos of the railway, and after browsing upcoming events in the SoCal area through Facebook, it was the perfect time to go and check it out! According to the festival website, the festival is [...]

By |2018-04-29T17:00:39+00:00April 29th, 2018|Archive, Events and Festivals, Home|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

Pressed Juicery 3 Day Cleanse

Last month, I was diagnosed with eczema. I cannot begin to tell you guys how itchy, dry and at times flaky it is. It usually gets worse if it gets a bit hotter outside, if I feel stressed or if I do vigorous exercise. It's controllable, but annoying. It started out as red bumps that [...]

By |2018-04-09T21:43:29+00:00March 10th, 2018|Archive, Health, Home|0 Comments

Trip to Kauai

Everywhere news outlet I read in the past year said that Kauai, Hawaii is the must see island to visit, so I decided to travel to it and see what all the hype was about! This is my second Hawaiian island that I visited, the first being Maui in 2014. You'll actually read at times [...]

By |2018-02-21T10:49:19+00:00February 19th, 2018|Archive, Home, Travel|0 Comments

Dry Shampoo Reviews

I became a huge fan of dry shampoo a year ago and have been using Amika's Perk Up Dry Shampoo. I was running low, so just as I was about to purchase more from Sephora online, I saw that they were offering a Extend Your Style Dry Shampoo Collection. It cost $32 for 5 mini dry [...]

By |2018-02-11T15:01:19+00:00February 11th, 2018|Archive, Beauty, Home|0 Comments

2018 Spring Fashion Trends I Love and Loathe

Bunnies, flowers, exposed pedicures, no nylons underneath dresses. Yup, spring is just around the corner and it's time to start looking at the 2018 trends! Here are my favs and least favs: Trends I Love White Tank Top I am forever a fan of a white tank top with anything! You can doll it up [...]

By |2018-01-28T15:21:53+00:00January 28th, 2018|Archive, Fashion, Home|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