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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RHOBH Brandi Glanville Launches Wine Brand at Bluewater Grill, Redondo Beach, 8/15! Public Welcome
Aug15

RHOBH Brandi Glanville Launches Wine Brand at Bluewater Grill, Redondo Beach, 8/15! Public Welcome

“Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” star-turned-winemaker Brandi Glanville launches her new UNFILTERED BLONDE Sonoma County Chardonnay with a VIP reception(6-7 PM) and public signing(7-9PM) at Bluewater Grill Redondo Beach at King Harbor. The exclusive event is part of an agreement by the reality star and NY Times Bestselling author with Bluewater Restaurants to pour her wine at Bluewater Grills in L.A. and Orange County, Temecula Wine...

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Get the Perfect Cocktail No Matter Where You Are with  Ludlow’s Cocktails  Jelly Shots!
Aug10

Get the Perfect Cocktail No Matter Where You Are with Ludlow’s Cocktails Jelly Shots!

It’s now the height of summer and it’s going to be winding down soon – unless you are in So. California and the southwest. We stay warm and sunny till late October! That said, it’s time for some fun stuff this summer. While you might be out and about out of town, some of us are doing “staycations”! For those of us in So. California (San Diego, Inland Empire, Orange County, LA County and the...

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Cool Summer Treats to Chill  Hot Summer Days! Woodbridge by Mondavi Fruit + Wine-sicles
Aug08

Cool Summer Treats to Chill Hot Summer Days! Woodbridge by Mondavi Fruit + Wine-sicles

I don’t know where you are but I know that here in So. California (the land of the drought), we are experiencing weather that is just cray-cray! Some days it’s incredibly sunny, dry and hot. Other days, it’s sunny and exceptionally humid as tropical storms move up from Mexico. Still others, we are getting overcast, humidity, rain, thunderstorms and weather that makes one want to put on a hoodie. it’s definitely...

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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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Hot Events Not to Be Missed!: PaperMart Sale,  Exhale Santa Monica-Yoga by the Pool, Unique LA Market!
Aug06

Hot Events Not to Be Missed!: PaperMart Sale, Exhale Santa Monica-Yoga by the Pool, Unique LA Market!

This is the first weekend of August and it’s chock full of events! From movies like Mission Impossible’s Rogue Nation to the launch of Fantastic Four with a new cast and a slew of shows and movies on DVD. There are 3 diverse events that I am featuring for So. California peeps: a parking lot sale (sample sale) in the city of Orange, a great yoga event from Exhale Santa Monica and Unique LA in downtown LA. Your choice what...

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