Greenleaf Gourmet Chopshop Celebrates Upcoming Grand Opening in USC Village! It’s a MUST-See Eatery!”
Sep23

Greenleaf Gourmet Chopshop Celebrates Upcoming Grand Opening in USC Village! It’s a MUST-See Eatery!”

     Greenleaf Gourmet Chopshop  has joined the array of stores and eateries for a  grand opening of the newly developed USC Village    between Jefferson Blvd. and Hoover St. – is in the heart of the USC community. Grand opening plans will be announced  this week.  The space is fantastic and displays the continued evolution of Greenleaf and their dedication to custom concepts for each new location. Greenleaf USC features a...

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Experience True Italian Amaros “Sips”– After-Dinner Aperitifs– At Bettolino Kitchen!
Sep23

Experience True Italian Amaros “Sips”– After-Dinner Aperitifs– At Bettolino Kitchen!

Amaro in Italian means “bitter” and Bettolino Kitchen’s Amaro Flight is a variety of just that. The bitter kick is typically used after a night of indulging in carbs because of its reputation of being an after-dinner digestif. Originating from Italy in the 19th century, the Amaro is a staple for those who want to easily digest their Italian feast rather than going straight into a food coma. Luckily, now you don’t have to travel all...

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The Oaks at Ojai Celebrates 40 Years (!!!!) of Wellness. Join the Party!
Sep18

The Oaks at Ojai Celebrates 40 Years (!!!!) of Wellness. Join the Party!

If you want to know about laid-back California with artists, yoga, beauty treatments and more…… you need to visit Ojai. This is an artist’s colony and so much more. It’s between Los Angeles and Santa Barbara in the mountains.  You can see where Ojai is on this map.  It’s a great place to escape to. Note: All photos shown here depict the amenities and food of The Oaks at Ojai! Thank you to The Oaks at Ojai...

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U.S. Veg Corp Dishes Up Calif. Vegetarian Food Festival in LA! 9/16-17, Raleigh Studios!!
Sep15

U.S. Veg Corp Dishes Up Calif. Vegetarian Food Festival in LA! 9/16-17, Raleigh Studios!!

California Vegetarian Food Festival Returns to LA September 16-17, 2017 The 2nd Annual Event Includes Plant-Based Food and Products, Film Screening, Fitness, Meditation, Kids’ Activities, Live Music & Much More WHAT: U.S. Veg Corp is bringing the California Vegetarian Food Festival back to Los Angeles to showcase the latest in cutting edge plant-based food and products. The 2-day festival will be a showcase of 100% vegan...

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Celebrate Mexican Independance Day with Vegan Mexican Recipes Courtesy of Food Empowerment Project!
Sep13

Celebrate Mexican Independance Day with Vegan Mexican Recipes Courtesy of Food Empowerment Project!

Mexican Independence Day is FRIDAY, 9/15. What better way than to cook up some great Mexican food via these authentic vegan recipes!  Here are  recipes courtesy of the  Food Empowerment  Project and the relaunched VeganMexicanFood.com. This site and the Food Empowerment Project provided these recipes for  some amazingly tasty and authentic foods. Some will take a while to prepare, others won’t take so long! (Cocktails will be a...

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Want Kids (+ Everyone Else) to Eat More Veggies & Fruits? Try Karen’s Naturals!
Sep12

Want Kids (+ Everyone Else) to Eat More Veggies & Fruits? Try Karen’s Naturals!

What does one do about eating a “balanced” diet when one doesn’t like veggies or very many fruits- for whatever reason? One thing you can do is turn to Karen’s Naturals, a line of freeze-dried fruits and veggies that come in single flavor as well as mixed variety bags in both veggies and fruits. Recently I had the opportunity to try some of Karen’s Natural products! Disclosure: I was sent a selection of...

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