A Mexican French Lovestory and Wedding

Part 1: First Comes Love Ever wondered what a Mexican-French wedding would look like celebrated in the South of France? Well, look no further. Let me introduce you to my dear friends, Lizzeth and Thomas, otherwise affectionately referred to as Liz & Tom. I met Liz at uni while pursuing our graduate degrees in social…

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Dazzling Light Displays in Southern California

What Southern California lacks for in snow, it more than makes up for in festive and brilliant light displays. We all know SoCal isn’t exactly known for frigid temps and falling white powder in the wintertime (except in higher elevations), but there’s no denying that Tinseltown shines even brighter this time of year when a…

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Sparrow Mart, The Felt Supermarket Pop-up In L.A.

British artist, Lucy Sparrow crosses the pond into hot and sunny SoCal bringing along with her a massive inventory of faux grocery store themed items made out of the versatile craft fabric, felt. All 31,000 felt creations were hand sewn, painted, and decorated by her and her assistants. Lucy also autographed each piece in her…

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You Are Missed, Tony Bourdain

Three days ago, fashion designer, Kate Spade took her life. Today, I woke up to the shocking and heartbreaking news that celebrity chef and master storyteller, Anthony Bourdain passed away from an apparent suicide. If I could invite anyone to dinner, living or deceased, Bourdain tops that list. So would Pope Francis, Ellen DeGeneres, HH…

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The Best Kid Friendly Cat Cafe in Los Angeles

There’s a new cat cafe in town and my preschooler absolutely loved our first time there that he’s dying to go back. Because our current housing situation isn’t accommodating to pets, it’s a bummer for my lonely little guy who’s been begging me to produce him a sibling, human or otherwise. So I went scouring…

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Winter Activities in Leavenworth with Kids

Located east of Seattle in the heart of Washington State, you’ll be pleasantly surprised to discover a quaint German-themed town nestled in the eastern foothills of the Cascade Mountains. Inspired by the Danish-styled aesthetics and Europeanesque charm of Solvang, California, Leavenworth’s allure comes from its faux Bavarian buildings and Alpine feel, especially when snow blankets the region…

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