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Late Lunch – Marmalade Café – Sept. 14, 2019 – Santa Monica, CA.

When my friend Lenny Rosenberg invited me to come taste his new venture, I jumped at the chance. He owned Lenny’s Deli on Westwood Blvd., which I reviewed a while back. So he brings his genius along with some amazing … Continue reading

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First Ladies High Tea – Saturday, September 14, 2019, The Beverly Hilton Hotel, Beverly Hills, CA.

Hats, hats and more hats, all the finest. With so much glamour and finery I felt like I was in church and not at a big huge Hollywood event. But that truly is the beauty of this glorious day. This … Continue reading

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Late Lunch – Baby Blues BBQ – Labor Day – September 2, 2019 – Venice, CA.

There used to be a location down the street from me in West Hollywood on Santa Monica Blvd. that closed a while back. I finally made it out to their very fun Venice location right in the heart of this … Continue reading

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Lunch – Saturday – August 24, 2019 – Le Pain Quotidien – Westwood, CA.

It’s super busy and very close to UCLA. Students, families and people working on their laptops sip coffee and share banter. No matter the reason for your visit this restaurant has all of their bases covered to leave you very satisfied!  There was a huge private party table … Continue reading

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Dinner – Emilia – August 14, 2019 – Beverly Hills, CA.

This place is bright, cheery and the Italian cuisine is exceptional! All the things you crave here in Beverly Hills. They are the new kid on the block bound to end up with all of the huge success stories of great Italian eateries … Continue reading

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Dinner – The Upper West – August 1, 2019 – Santa Monica, CA.

Chef Nick Shipp is a real darling and a super talented man. He has been at the helm here at The Upper West for a while. Upper West opened up in 2010. I came to their grand opening then and in 2014 … Continue reading

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LA Westside Food & Wine Festival – Sunday – July 21- Culver City, CA.

The 4th Edition of the Annual LA Westside Food & Wine Festival is a celebration of Food, Wine, Beer, Spirits, Entertainment, Music, Activities and much more to benefit The Westside Food Bank.  The Annual Festival returned to the Courtyard by Marriott … Continue reading

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July 18, 2019 – Jose Iturbi Foundation – LA Philharmonic Celebrates Gustavo Dudamel 10 Year Anniversary – Hollywood Bowl – Hollywood, CA.

I have been to the Hollywood Bowl numerous times but never like this. The evening started off with valet parking right up against the backside of the Bowl with a lovely reception on the right side of the stage in … Continue reading

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Saturday – July 13, 2019 – Concern Foundation’s 45th Annual Block – California Dreaming to Conquer Cancer – Paramount Studios

The evening started early, while the sun was up and very bright, but by the time sunset hits the colors change and you guaranteed to have the time of your life at the Concern Block party, I know I did. … Continue reading

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LA Westside Food & Wine Festival – Sunday – July 21 – 3-7PM

The 4th Edition of the Annual LA Westside Food & Wine Festival benefiting The Westside Food Bank will be a celebration of Food, Wine, Beer, Spirits, Entertainment, Music, Activities and much more. DATE: July 21st, 2019 3PM-7PM ENTRY for VIP … Continue reading

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