Great Gifts for Dad + Even Better Cocktails for Father’s Day- from Hennessy!
Jun04

Great Gifts for Dad + Even Better Cocktails for Father’s Day- from Hennessy!

Looking for an interesting gift to give the dad in your life? Here’s one that I think is pretty fascinating: Hennessy: A Toast to the World’s Preeminent Spirit This is more than a coffee table book! It’s a unique business history and it’s also about a great spirit and brand that has been around for many, many years. It’s worth having if the recipient loves spirits and wines. It’s also great for someone...

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How Knowing Your Personality Type Sets you Up for Success: In love and in work! Guest Expert!
May21

How Knowing Your Personality Type Sets you Up for Success: In love and in work! Guest Expert!

Dr. Beatrice Chestnut is a well-known psychotherapist. But she is so much more than that: coach, business consultant and author of 3 books including The Complete Enneagram and The 9 Types of Leadership: Mastering the Art of People in the 21st-Century Workplace. Dr. Chestnut is the guest expert today and she is sharing tips on how to identify your personality type and how it can help you achieve the success in both the workplace and in...

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Getting Life Lessons from PRINCE! Jaunique Sealey Shares Insights from Her Work with Prince!
Apr22

Getting Life Lessons from PRINCE! Jaunique Sealey Shares Insights from Her Work with Prince!

LA-Story often features guest blog content from experts and writer who have something useful and meaningful to share. It’s always interesting to see what the content is and to see how it fits into the LA-Story.com content mix. Yesterday was 4/21/2017: it was the one year anniversary of passing of PRINCE. This post is really timely and there is a book that partners with it. If you are a fan of PRINCE, you should check this book...

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Celebrate Women’s Month with  ‘Blind Acceptance’ by Sandra Pimentel!
Mar26

Celebrate Women’s Month with ‘Blind Acceptance’ by Sandra Pimentel!

Finally, it’s Spring! Springtime is about new beginnings and often features a slew of new projects. (If my life is any sort of example, tons of new projects!) It’s often a time of vacations, Spring Break trips, and a slower pace. The season is the kick-off for many to find a few key books to read during these trips as well as at home. March is more than just about sneaking in a vacay or two. March is also International...

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California Locos  Open  “Somos Locos” at Manhattan Beach Art Center 3/18 1-9 PM
Mar17

California Locos Open “Somos Locos” at Manhattan Beach Art Center 3/18 1-9 PM

GET READY SO CAL: CALIFORNIA LOCOS ARE SWARMING MANHATTAN BEACH! Do you know who the California Locos are? Does the name resonate with you and your memory? If not, that’s ok. I am going to provide you with a couple of links to bring your California cultural history up-to-speed quickly! I wrote all three pieces and I am now pretty familiar with California Locos and I follow each of them to stay on top of what they do. As I was...

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The SIRT Diet: What Is It? Why Is it Super Smart  + Super Hot? Q+A with Aidan Goggins+Glen Matten
Mar12

The SIRT Diet: What Is It? Why Is it Super Smart + Super Hot? Q+A with Aidan Goggins+Glen Matten

The latest hot diet or food plan has been out for a bit but honestly, it’s been talked about since before the Grammys! Why? Because one of my favorites- ADELE – has been following this food plan and been losing weight and looking even more fabulous since she has started it courtesy of her fitness trainer.     Q + A FROM AIDAN GOGGINS  AND GLEN MATTEN  – THE SIRTFOOD DIET What is the Sirtfood Diet? Sirtfoods are a...

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