Snow in Los Angeles

We’ve been experiencing rainy weather in Los Angeles for the first time in a long time! If the rain keeps up like it has these past few weeks, we might be able to get out of the drought that has plagued California since 2014. Rain causes all kinds of calamity on our highways, because we … Continue Reading

Haunted Los Angeles

With Halloween just around the corner lots of people will be looking for haunted houses to experience. Los Angeles is filled with haunted history and I thought I’d share a few places to visit at Halloween – or anytime of the year – that will send shivers down your spine! Pantages Theatre The Pantages Theatre … Continue Reading

LA’s Loveliest Gardens

It’s so important for your health and happiness to spend time surrounded by nature, but it can be hard to fit it in, especially when you live in a metropolitan area. Luckily, Los Angeles has breathtaking gardens tucked into its urban sprawl; you just need to know where to find them. These are a few … Continue Reading

3 "Secret" LA Hotels

Staying in a hotel owned by a big chain is a safe bet, but it’s not the best way to get the feel for the heart and soul of a city. Boutique hotels and B&Bs can make a tourist feel almost like a local, a sensation that isn’t easy to achieve in a sprawling city … Continue Reading

The L.A. Locals Love

If you’re visiting Los Angeles soon (and I hope you are), it’s easy to find ideas for activities and sightseeing–the beach, glamorous shopping streets, A-list restaurants. Those are all must-dos, but I thought you should also know about the more low-key local treasures that are beloved by those of us who live here. These are … Continue Reading