BOA Snakes Its Way Down Sunset

0 0 0 BOA is back, and comfortably coiled into its new sprawling 13,000 square foot location at the top of the Sunset Strip, less than a mile from itsContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Anna Faris Sips Malibu Rum, Protects Ocean Reefs

0 0 0 Anna Faris may be known for flaunting her physical assets as the hilarious hottie in the movie Housebunny but she also displayed her support for protecting theContinue ReadingContinue Reading

BLUE ON BLUE: Brings Color To Your Summer

Get a taste of Old Hollywood in Beverly Hills at Blue on Blue in the Avalon Hotel.  Once a popular hang out for starlets and members of the Rat Pack,Continue ReadingContinue Reading

Sweet On Sherry

Over the last 30 years, wine has become an integral element of the American dining experience.  Its popularity soared in the 1980’s when the “upwardly mobile” splashed cash to impressContinue ReadingContinue Reading

RH@ANDAZ: It’s A Riot!

Everyone in Hollywood has a few scandalous skeletons in their proverbial closets.  The newly remodeled Andaz Hotel once earned the nickname “Riot Hyatt” in the golden era of glamour rock,Continue ReadingContinue Reading

LA Blogger Prom: Party Like Its 1989…

Of course I said, “like, totally” when girl-about-town CarolineOnCrack invited me to be part of the Cheesy 80’s Blogger Prom committee. Considering my own prom(s) actually were in the 80’s,Continue ReadingContinue Reading

The Tasting Kitchen: Day XVII (Venice, CA)

It was a simple Friday night plan: a nice drink followed by a light dinner in a lively atmosphere close to home.  We stopped into Gjelina for a pre-meal drink.Continue ReadingContinue Reading

THE BELMONT: Takes the Edge Off

Smack dab in the middle of La Cienega’s restaurant (and nightclub) row, The Belmont Cafe offers a great deal for any end-of-the-day or end-of-a-long-fun-night appetite. Happy Hour runs daily fromContinue ReadingContinue Reading

National Tequila Day: July 24

Shake up some "south of the border" fun for National Tequila Day in these L.A. hotspots: Copa d’Oro Sip on a bevy of tequila based cocktails such as Rhode IslandContinue ReadingContinue Reading

Tales Hopping

Tales of the Cocktail is one part party, one part educational intensive. For people giving seminars, managing clients, throwing the parties, writing articles or any combination thereof, it is alsoContinue ReadingContinue Reading