Date Day – Downtown LA


I love trying out new spots, whether restaurant, bar, hike, around town.  However, I am a creature of habit and like most, have a busy schedule.  This usually leaves the trying out of new spots limited to Venice or surround areas.  A day date or Continue Reading

Avocado Toast with Pomegranate

avocado toast

There are a million posts about avocado toast.  It's on every brunch menu.  Basic as a pumpkin spice latte in fall.  But, there's reason.  It's flipping delicious and perfect.  Like, always hits the spot, ridiculously easy to make, has a bunch of Continue Reading

Snaps! Back from vacation


Alright, it's Monday and I'm back from a 10 day vacation. Double whammy, lots of coffee kind of day. I will be sharing lots of details in the recap of our east coast trip (some pics here) as soon as I can organize it all. As for now, all I Continue Reading

Baked Sweet Potato Fritters


I love recipes that are quick, simple, and healthy.  Even more, I love when I can take a recipe, double it, and use it for any meal.  Sweet potato fritters are one of those recipes.  Plus, baking rather than frying them keeps the fritters longer Continue Reading

Snaps – Weekend Happenings

This weekend was kind of mellow, just what I was looking for.  Here's a little look into what went down: Started Friday with a little mani/pedi pampering.  Robbie took me out for a date night to Lola Gaspar in downtown Santa Ana.  It's been Continue Reading

Kiwi Lime Juice


For some reason, I've been feeling a little run down lately.  Not sure if it's the extreme weather changes going on here in LA (currently in a major heat wave), stress, or just something my body is working through, but I'm under the weather.  I got Continue Reading

Snaps – Weekend Happenings

Day late but wanted to share last weekend's highlights.  Fall weather arrived in early morning and late night, but we are still having such sunny, warm, lovely days. Friday night I had a dinner date with my best friend at one of our favorite go to Continue Reading

Tried It – Love it

Ole Henriksen

About a month ago I shared a face mask I tried and loved.  I got some positive feedback on Instagram, so I decided to share more products I try and love / like.  I was actually introduced to Ole Henriksen products years when I was working at a high Continue Reading