Philanthropy for the Entire Family

I’ve been extremely fortunate in life. Throughout the years, I’ve tried to involve myself with causes that were close to my heart and share some of my good fortune. Whether it’s children, animals or even the city that gave so much to me and my family, I’ve done what I can to help others.   You … Continue Reading

Pear Muffins with Fall Spice

With chillier mornings and the Thanksgiving holiday almost upon us, it’s definitely time to start cooking and baking with fall spices. Ginger, nutmeg, and cinnamon evoke those fall feelings in all of us. Who doesn’t want to throw on a sweater and have some fall pear muffins with tea! The thing that’s best about these muffins is … Continue Reading

Aaron Spelling’s Television Legacy

I was married to one of the great storytellers of all time.  My late husband, Aaron Spelling, rewrote pop culture with his shows.  The Mod Squad and Dynasty dictated fashion trends.  (Nolan Miller’s fashions from Dynasty became instantly recognizable.)  It was all about the hair in Charlie’s Angels. Fantasy Island and The Love Boat are … Continue Reading

Exercise for an Older Generation

I love taking Madison for daily walks in the beautiful Southern California weather.  There is nothing better than getting fresh air, enjoying the sunshine and best of all, getting some exercise.  I love counting all the steps I’ve walked! I know how important it is to move my body and I also know it is … Continue Reading

Reboot Your Routine!

My son is a life coach and he’s always sharing great advice. Although in Los Angeles summer can linger through September because the weather stays warm, the fact that Labor Day is upon us this weekend makes us all naturally feel like the season is changing. The kids are back to school, vacations are taken, … Continue Reading

Watermelon Aguas Frescas with Prosecco and Tequila

One way to get through the dog days of summer is with great summer cocktails. This year, my summer cocktail of choice is this Watermelon Aguas Frescas with Prosecco and Tequila. It’s a great twist on a typical tequila drink. And it’s ideal for summer entertaining. Somewhere between a margarita and sangria, this will wow any backyard BBQ or summer get … Continue Reading