[RECIPE] Easy 5 Ingredient Vegan Chocolate Ice Cream

Since moving to our new apartment, I’ve been loving having the space to store all of my kitchen appliances in easy to get to places, in turn getting me to use them more.  In our last place they were all jammed-in on a big wire rack, so I vowed in the new place I’d keep…

[RECIPE] Vegan Cilantro Lime “Crema”

I’m always looking for ways to change up my standard vegan “Buddha Bowl” routine and have found that switching up the sauces can do wonders!  There are very few days I’m not craving some type of Mexican style dish, but I had yet to make a vegan “crema” yet.  I’ll be honest, I hate sour…

[FITNESS] 13 Tips for a ClassPass Newbie

For the last 18 months, I tried very hard to convince myself I was motivated enough to go to the gym on my own free will to lift weights.  It worked… when Jesse dragged me out of bed kicking and screaming at 6:30 in the morning.  And by worked, I mean not of my own…

[RECIPE] Gluten Free Chicago Style Deep Dish Vegetarian Pizza

After a week of traveling with minimal quality food, I was absolutely craving pizza. But not just any kind of pizza, Chicago Style deep dish pizza. When these cravings set in, all I think about is how satisfying it would be to have it, but how much pain I’ll be in from the long list…

[TRAVEL] Antelope Valley Poppy Fields

This past weekend I invited 4 women to join me in a weekend, girls-only, camping getaway.  The trip was based around making it to see the poppy fields.  There are a few options for someone looking to see poppies in southern California, the most well known being Anza-Borrego Desert State Park and the Antelope Valley…

[RECIPE] Unicorn Food: Quick & Easy Rainbow Vanilla Pudding

I’ve started hosting monthly potlucks with my friends as a way to share in food and get everyone together. This month’s theme was the ever popular Unicorn Food! I had all of these aspirations of trying to make rainbow grilled cheese, or fancy multi-colored ice cream. The day arrived for the get together and time…

[TRAVEL] Camping Near Los Angeles at Saddleback Butte State Park

This past weekend I hosted a weekend camping getaway for myself and 4 other women. We had one goal in mind: to see the poppies in Antelope Valley! In searching for a place to camp, I found Saddleback Butte State Park, just a short 45 minute drive from the Poppy Reserve and about an hour…

[EVENT] Artisanal LA Spring Show 2017

For the past two years, Jesse and I have been attending Artisanal LA’s Spring and Fall shows.  This biannual, pop-up show brings together nearly 100 small businesses from around the country offerings a variety of goods including food, clothing, beverages, skincare and more.  I instantly fell in love with this event the first time I…

[DIY] Hanging Wooden Shelf

For this month’s craft night with the ladies, I wanted to make something functional and decorative.  I saw someone selling a set of wooden hanging shelves and figured it would be the perfect home decor to replicate.  After reading several blogs explaining different methods and styles to make, I decided to take on the adventure through…

[EVENT] Their Wanderlust Los Angeles Event Calendar Announced!

Thank you all for your continued support!  In order to better serve my fellow Angelenos and keep you in the know, we’ve created a new menu item seen on the bar on the top of my website titled “LA Calendar.” We’ve been sifting through the events in the LA and the greater vicinity and adding the information…