It’s National Rum Day! Celebrate with One (or more ) Great Cocktail #Recipes!
Aug16

It’s National Rum Day! Celebrate with One (or more ) Great Cocktail #Recipes!

It’s nice to have a friends over and share a cocktail. Even better when it’s National Rum Day and you can test-drive new rums you might not be familiar with or crazy-great new recipes. Check out Brugal Extra Dry Rum! It’s a sensational new brand definitely worth tasting! http://www.brugalusa.com/ CLASSIC RUM RECIPES Hemingway Daiquiri Photography: Alice Gao Ingredients: 1.5 oz. Brugal Extra Dry 1 oz. fresh Ruby Red...

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August 16 is National Rum Day! Celebrate with Fabulous Rum Cocktails!!
Aug15

August 16 is National Rum Day! Celebrate with Fabulous Rum Cocktails!!

These are the dog days of August. Here in Los Angeles, we are dying from the heat — and it’s plenty hot here! It’s time to celebrate National Rum Day with some fabulous cocktails. Here are two rum brands that are new to me– and I am featuring these recipes first so you have time to go hunt the brands down. There are more coming… not just on Sunday but for the rest of August through Labor Day!! So while I...

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LA-Story.com Is Freshening Up! Be Back SOON! Stay Tuned !
Aug10

LA-Story.com Is Freshening Up! Be Back SOON! Stay Tuned !

I promise we will be back soon! We are just putting touching up the makeup! Stevie Wilson...

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Celebrate SNOOPY’s Birthday on 8/10  by Learning to DRAW Everyone’s Favorite Cartoon Dog! #DrawSnoopy
Aug09

Celebrate SNOOPY’s Birthday on 8/10 by Learning to DRAW Everyone’s Favorite Cartoon Dog! #DrawSnoopy

Snoopy’s birthday is coming up on Monday, August 10, so the Peanuts gang is starting the celebration early! To kick off the fun, THE PEANUTS MOVIE is showing fans how to #DrawSnoopy! I grew up loving the Peanuts specials. I even had a Snoopy stuffed toy and it went with me to college (along with a ton of other friends I made who all had Snoopys too!) So I am sharing Snoopy’s birthday celebration with you — which is...

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Celebrity Makeup Artist Joanne Noel Has  Indian Summer Beauty Tips!
Aug07

Celebrity Makeup Artist Joanne Noel Has Indian Summer Beauty Tips!

I had a rather interesting *meeting* with Celebrity Makeup Artist Joanne Noel of Noel Beauty. This fabulous makeup artist has worked with the best brands, leading makeup artists, the best stores in NYC and the most popular celebrities. While she has created her own makeup style, it’s best epitomized by her own statement: Make-up should never be the first thing people notice. Makeup is a tool to enhance your skin and beauty...

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Heads Up LA!   Singer Bari Leigh  Hits So. CA for “Unchained Tour” on 8/7!
Aug06

Heads Up LA! Singer Bari Leigh Hits So. CA for “Unchained Tour” on 8/7!

Someone contacted me about Bari Leigh and all I had to do was listen to one song to know I wanted to feature her on the blog. She’s in LA this week for a couple of shows (Los Angeles and Calabasas) and Leigh is a musician that you don’t want to miss. She’s got that up-tempo contemporary country music vibe that captures your attention (and your ears) quickly! Based on that one song sample, I listened to more and am...

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