[EVENT] Time Out L.A.’s Grilled Cheese Meltdown

For all of the cheese lovers out there, Time Out L.A. hosted their Grilled Cheese Meltdown today at the beautiful Majestic Halls on Spring St. in DTLA.  For only $30, attendees could sample (and by sample, I mean BIG samples) 6 different restaurant/food truck’s take on the ever popular grilled cheese.  As an early Valentine’s…

[EVENT] Dirtybird Campout Festival

On the second weekend of October, Dirtybird Campout, a festival created by Claude VonStroke (a well known EDM artist), was held at Silverado Canyon in Orange County.  This camping festival was far from your usual music fest.  Upon arrival, attendees were assigned one of 4 colors, representing the team they’d be on during the duration…

[EVENT] In This Together Festival – Los Angeles

[Video by Denise Hibbard & Jesse Gleaton] On November 13, 2016, we had the opportunity to attend the In This Together Festival held at Avalon Hollywood.  With an aim in advocating for mental health awareness, the event included a mix of talks, performances, and various vendors. When we arrived, Matt Shepherd was hosting a live…

[DIY] Easy Lace & Spray Paint Craft

After getting a minor surgery the other day I was on a mission to stay in the house for a couple of days and relax.  I decided this would be the perfect time to get some crafting in!  We moved into our new home just 2 months ago and my decorating has taken the back seat…

[THINGS TO DO] Peace Awareness Labyrinth & Gardens

Located in the heart of the Historic West Adams district of Los Angeles, the Peace Awareness Labyrinth & Gardens sits as a quiet and rejuvenating space for peace and meditation.  Once an Italian Renaissance mansion built and occupied by former winery giant, Secundo Guasti, this historic building now houses the MSIA (Movement of Spiritual Inner…

[THINGS TO DO] Sailboat Racing in Marina Del Rey

I have been very fortunate to enter the world of sailboat racing since moving to Los Angeles.  I’ve only been in two different regattas, but I’ve learned so much both times I went! “It is not that life ashore is distasteful to me. But life at sea is better.” — Sir Francis Drake, Sea Captain…

[TRAVEL] Big Bear, CA

Last week I had to travel back up to Big Bear for work.  I spent less than hour in Big Bear City, but made it a point to stop and take some photos along the way.  The first time I ever went to Big Bear was also work related, and I had a chance to…

[THINGS TO DO] Soulscape Journey Medicine Circle

Photo Credit: Soulscape Journey I had the pleasure of attending a beautiful event today by a wonderful group of ladies that head up the holistic healing organization, Soulscape Journey.  Today was the first of a series of monthly healing circles called the Sacred Sunday Natures Medicine Circle. https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2FSoulscapeJourney%2Fvideos%2F1662640360640801%2F&show_text=0&width=400 Hosted in the serene Lake Balboa Park, the circle…