On Thursday evening, tasting the specialty crafted brews was a treat at the grand re-opening of the newest Huntington Beach location of celebrated SoCal brewery, Golden Road Brewing. After sips of Golden Road’s latest creations at the newly developed Peter’s Landing Marina, guests were treated to a beautiful sunset cruise in Huntington Harbor, to celebrate Golden Road’s partnership with luxury Prince Charter Cruises! The evening … Continue reading Smokin’ Sunset Sips at Golden Road Brewery’s Orange County Grand Re-Opening
Those who follow my musical theatre writing career know that I truly appreciate the storytelling, artistry, and emotionality of Japanese manga and anime – especially the way in which they can be translated to western-style theatre, film, and music. On April 12, 2022, I had the opportunity to attend the world premiere of Manga Productions’ newest action fantasy film, THE JOURNEY, directed by Kobun Shizuno … Continue reading “The Journey” Hollywood Premiere Marks an Historic Night
THE TOP 10 TASTES OF LA’S CULINARY MASTERS After a two-year hiatus due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Masters of Taste made its grand return to the Rose Bowl on April 3, 2022 – bigger, better, and tastier than ever before! Having attended this annual culinary festival for many years, I was anticipating a flavorful Sunday out on Pasadena’s famous field – but never did I … Continue reading The Top 10 Tastes of L.A.’s Masters
On Friday, September 20th, the sun shined on Debbie Durkin’s 13th Annual EcoLuxe Endless Summer Festival, a sparkling brunch honoring the primetime TV Emmy Award nominees. The garden of the Beverly Hilton Hotel never looked more elegant, lined with uber-luxurious gifting tables and celebs floating among angel wing cannabis flower arrangements by Leslie Monroy. Angel-styled staff dressed in Bohemian white chiffon dresses poured champagne for … Continue reading Debbie Durkin’s EcoLuxe Emmy Lounge Shined with Luxury
On Sunday, March 10th, Westfield Century City‘s health, wellness, and beauty series, “Beauty & Balance,” featured fitness and productivity influencer Jennifer Cohen treating an audience to the live launch of her brand new podcast “Habits & Hustle” with inaugural special guest and former NBA star – Dennis Rodman. Loud and proud, sporting bright, yellow, neon nail polish and a tee-shirt designed with his iconic face across the front, … Continue reading Beauty & Balance Meets Habits & Hustle: An Afternoon with Dennis Rodman
WonderWorld has hit Hollywood! The vision of Hua Wang, Jie Wang, and Jay Yue of Eastern Horizon Adventures, this interactive experience takes us through Alice’s wonderous world down the rabbit hole! I got to hit the grand opening night party on Friday, April 5th, and upon entering the amazing world, I was greeted with a custom cocktail featuring the familiar face of Cheshire Cat! … Continue reading The Hollywood Rabbit Hole to WonderWorld
On Friday, March 29th, my single ladies and I hit the uber chic Castelli Art Space to celebrate the relaunch of Match.com – as Match, the dating app! I geeked out over seeing so many of my favorite bachelors and bachelorettes from The Bachelor and The Bachelorette! From Colton Underwood’s season, Tayshia Adams, Kirpa Sudick, and Tracy Shapoff were in attendance! Also, spotted mingling with L.A.’s … Continue reading Match, An App for All My Single Ladies!
On Sunday, April 7th, I hit one of my favorite food and wine events of the year – Masters of Taste 2019 at the iconic Rose Bowl stadium in Pasadena! I managed to be first in line this year, arriving almost an hour before the flood gates opened because I didn’t want to miss a moment taking in the gourmet afternoon I knew I was … Continue reading A Rose Bowl That Never Tasted So Good!
Stars know that brand diva Debbie Durkin is the woman to see to get ready for award shows, and the Oscars were no exception! Her 12th annual EcoLuxe Pre-Oscar Lounge took place in the Stardust Penthouse of the Beverly Hilton Hotel on February 22, 2019, and celebs were showered with luxurious, sustainable accessories from head to toe – while supporting Lady Victoria Hervey’s Preserve Our Wild … Continue reading An Eco-Friendly Day of Luxury at the EcoLuxe Pre-Oscar Lounge!
Before gliding into the holidays and 2019, I had a wonderful time celebrating the life of legendary comedienne Gilda Radnor in support of the Cancer Support Community Los Angeles (CSCLA) at the Annual Gilda Awards Gala. CSCLA was founded on the belief that no one should face cancer alone®, and its mission is to ensure that all cancer patients and their families are empowered by knowledge, … Continue reading Gliding into 2019, at the Gilda Awards!