Category Archives: Health

You Say You Want a Revolution?

As we approach July 4, danger looms from every direction. Yes, you might blow your finger off with a pack of bottle-rockets, or singe off your eyebrows with a misfired sparkler. Or, you might be munched by a Great White … Continue reading

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Tender Greens

In my attempt to make better choices when I eat out, I have found myself at Tender Greens a few times. I am generally opposed to restaurants that serve “lifestyle drinks”, mainly because I don’t know what that is, and … Continue reading

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Stop the Presses! There is an Arcade in Burbank with a Gastropub and a Roller Coaster!

One of the best things about the Redondo Pier is that in between Fire Chiefs at Old Tony’s and craft beer at Najas, you can ride the tilt-a-whirl at Redondo Fun Factory. Booze plus rides = FUN. So when I heard … Continue reading

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The Jim Morrison Cave: Break on Through (to the Westside)

This post first appeared in California Curiosities. Some say that a cave in the Santa Monica Mountains is the actual place where Jim used to drive up during his time in film school and write poetry on the walls, while other locals … Continue reading

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Dee Wallace and her Latest, Most Adorable Invention BuppaLaPaloo Bear: A Beloved Bonding Object as a Reflection of life and a Healing Force to be Reckoned With!

Dee Wallace: teacher, life coach, radio talk show host, letter-writer-to-all-life-changing-events, and most notably, quintessential cinematic mom, and of late, grandmother, of the large and small screen alike! Appearing in everything from Cujo, to her current role on Just Add Magic, which … Continue reading

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Cat Hair vs. The World: Why this Hoover Sucks

Disclosure: The product which is discussed in this post was sent to me at no charge as a Press Preview Sample by the Hoover company. I did not buy the product. Also please note that Hoover did not pay me to … Continue reading

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Rockers Against Cancer – The Whisky

Last night was the fourth annual Rockers Against Cancer show at The Whisky. Enjoy the photos!

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A Delightful Hot Pot Experience Awaits at True Seasons Organic Kitchen in Anaheim

There is certainly no shortage of shabu shabu and hot pot restaurants in Orange County. However, the most unique—-and by far the healthiest——is True Seasons Organic Kitchen in Anaheim. True Seasons, which just celebrated their first-year anniversary, is helmed by … Continue reading

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‘L.A. Loves Alex’s Lemonade’ Provided Great Food From Great Chefs to Help Find a Cure For Children’s Cancer

On a sunny day at UCLA’s Royce Hall Quad, many culinary and entertainment stars got together for the 6th Annual L.A. Loves Alex’s Lemonade event. The Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation was started in 2000 when cancer patient Alexandra “Alex” Scott … Continue reading

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Yoga Gives Back to Honor Mallika Chopra with First-Ever “Namaste Award” September 26

Mallika Chopra, author of the recently published Living with Intent, will receive the first-ever Yoga Gives Back Namaste Award at the foundation’s fourth-annual “Thank You Mother India” fundraiser. This public event (tickets are now available for purchase) takes place at a … Continue reading

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