Celebrate America in Malibu this July 4

This article was previously posted on Resident Magazine. We can’t think of a better place in America to be for July 4 but Malibu. Like the Hamptons of the west coast without the New York prep and glitz, plan to leave early for the BU before traffic ensues on the PCH (Pacific Coast Highway). Stumble upon endless beachfront parties with fireworks shooting from the water … Continue reading Celebrate America in Malibu this July 4

Join us for “Buchella” at Rosenthal Wines for Some Pre-Coachella Fashion

Pop Your Shop presents the 2nd annual ‘BUCHELLA’ event in Malibu on April 9th at Rosenthal Wines, and it’s going to be such a blast!! Sip a bottle of red and a bottle of white, hang out and chill, listen to some live tunes, and shop your heart out to prepare yourself for Coachella! Melissa and I did last year, and couldn’t get enough of the tiny bikinis … Continue reading Join us for “Buchella” at Rosenthal Wines for Some Pre-Coachella Fashion

Renew Juicery Launches Incredible Malibu Wellness Retreats

Renew Juicery is up to something again! Yah, you know the one: The brand of Cold & Thirsty (created by Renew Juicery founder, Brooke Rewa, and her fabulous friend Katie Kaufmann) that’s shaking up Mylk into tasty textured treats and freezing our aches and dimples away in the Cryospa, the juicery that is taking LaLaLand by storm with lovely, lovely blends of fruits and veggies to sooth, jumpstart … Continue reading Renew Juicery Launches Incredible Malibu Wellness Retreats

Best Hiking Spots in Los Angeles

If you had told me 8 years ago that moving to Los Angeles included a city surrounded with breathtaking hiking spots, I wouldn’t have believed you. Los Angeles is the perfect city because you can escape into the wild so easily, from Malibu to Griffith Park. I am constantly discovering new hikes in the mountains and canyons around our city that bring peace and contentment … Continue reading Best Hiking Spots in Los Angeles

J.D. Luxe fashion truck gets grounded

Our absolute favorite lifestyle and fashion destination, the J.D. Luxe fashion truck, that we’ve followed around LA just became a bit grounded with a new storefront in Woodland Hills at Westfield’s “The Village” in Topanga. From their humble beginnings of a one of a kind mobile boutique, LaLaScoop has followed them all over town, from Sundays at the Melrose Place Farmer’s Market to Saturdays at … Continue reading J.D. Luxe fashion truck gets grounded

Million Dollar Listing Premier with Josh and Matt Altman

Up in the Hollywood Hills this past week, guys in suits (an unlikely LA occurrence) were sipping drinks and schmoozing in the indoor outdoor space of a 10 million dollar very east coast style home up for sale, one of the listings of the dynamic Los Angeles real estate duo Josh and Matt Altman from Million Dollar Listing on Bravo TV. The show is heading … Continue reading Million Dollar Listing Premier with Josh and Matt Altman

The Gold Standard: The Woman Behind True Religion Jeans

After making $50,000 a month selling T-shirts at a very young age at various spots in Los Angeles starting with the Venice Boardwalk, True Religion jeans co-founder Kym Gold recounts her hardships both personally and professionally, while sharing with us how to rock the world and build an empire. Her business acumen in her latest tell-all memoir The Gold Standard reveals her shocking business journey in the fashion world. Her frank … Continue reading The Gold Standard: The Woman Behind True Religion Jeans

Wonders of Ted Baker London

Ted Baker London celebrated their womenswear, menswear, and accessories launch of their Autumn/Winter Collection at the Carondelet House last week. This stunning historical home from 1928 with its elegant rooms, exposed brick, fireplaces, grand artwork, a live “Boardwalk Empire” feeling band, and romantic bar outside was the perfect location to show off this new collection. We drooled at the British fanfare while sampling mind boggling food … Continue reading Wonders of Ted Baker London

Stephanie Pratt’s jewelry collaboration with MeMeLondon

Stephanie Pratt of MTV’s hit reality series The Hills, has most recently become a public figure in the UK as a star on another hit reality series, Made In Chelsea – which returns for its 10th season on August 3rd. Stephanie announced this past Wednesday at my favorite T-shirt shop DiLAscia (east coast family run shop in LA) her new jewelry collaboration with booming British brand MeMe London. Pratt … Continue reading Stephanie Pratt’s jewelry collaboration with MeMeLondon

Summer Watermelon Salad Recipe

The Sweet Summer Watermelon Salad recipe from the Tone It Up Girls! Makes 4 servings  Ingredients  2 cups of watermelon, cubed 1/4 cup of thinly sliced red-onion 1 cucumber, sliced & halved 2 cups of arugula Bunch of fresh mint, julienned 1/4 cup of feta cheese or crumbled tofu 3/4 cup of high quality balsamic vinegar Directions: Start by heating the vinegar in a pan over … Continue reading Summer Watermelon Salad Recipe