A Lavish Brunch at the Grove

The Grove, TripAdvisor’s number-one ranked shopping destination in Los Angeles, played host last week to the inaugural “Lavish Brunch,” a gorgeously set 150-foot dining table atop the trolley tracks.  Chef Dominique Ansel of acclaimed restaurant 189 showcased a menu of brunch fare for the 150 guests who braved the heat and dined in the shade of umbrellas and refreshed with Lillet-based cocktails. His offerings included … Continue reading A Lavish Brunch at the Grove

My TellTale, sensual lingerie created for comfort

The incredibly fun and sexy hip lingerie brand TELLTALE launched in Los Angeles on June 5 at the Eric Buterbaugh Gallery. The night was hosted by singer and actress Jana Kramer. Guests admired and partied around the seven innovative and inspired collections, all hanging in glass frames and put out for guests to touch. Created with the promise that comfortable is the new cool, Telltale … Continue reading My TellTale, sensual lingerie created for comfort

Beauty & Balance Meets Habits & Hustle: An Afternoon with Dennis Rodman

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

Chinese Actor Dreams Of Hollywood

Anson Chen has what it takes to make it as an actor in Hollywood:  good looks, a winning smile and deft, creative skills. Fluent in both Mandarin and English, the Chinese model turned actor is the full package – writing scripts to produce, direct and star in. Now more than ever, Chen feels is the time to make his impressive debut into Hollywood movies and … Continue reading Chinese Actor Dreams Of Hollywood

Veggie Grill Launches Insanely Amazing All Day Breakfast Burrito

“Omg! This is sooooooo amazing, juicy, soft yet textural, has balanced nuanced flavors, and tastes so incredible!” These are perhaps not the operative words you might expect to use to describe a plant based meal from a fast casual restaurant. But, Veggie Grill has evoked such descriptions from “foodies” like my partner in crime whose been vegetarian in the past, presently eats animal proteins, and … Continue reading Veggie Grill Launches Insanely Amazing All Day Breakfast Burrito

It is Time to Wanderlust 108 in Seattle

That’s right! Wanderlust 108 is back on Saturday, May 19th to bring us closer to the summer vibe under that sweet Seattle sunshine, this time in MarymoorPark in Redmond. It’s the world’s only mindfulness triathlon and you if you love to be outside, move, run, meditate, get your yoga on, listen to some incredible people speak about their truths and learning, try some new modalities … Continue reading It is Time to Wanderlust 108 in Seattle

How to Find an Exceptional Therapist, Healer, or Coach

How do you know if you’re working with someone who is actually helping you? How do you know how to trust someone else’s perspectives more than your own? How do you know if what a therapist is telling you is true? It’s challenging to find a therapist, energy healer or coach who can truly help you. Here are some ways to CHECK if the work you are … Continue reading How to Find an Exceptional Therapist, Healer, or Coach

How to create an attitude of gratitude

What you think in your mind, you become like that.   The first time I heard that quote, I got really scared, because wow…the thoughts in my mind are often negative, limiting and critical. When my mind was so busy finding fault with others, I began to realize how true that quote was.  As soon as my thoughts are critical of someone being arrogant, I … Continue reading How to create an attitude of gratitude

Thanks ~ giving

I want to thank you for stopping to read this article and learning about self-growth. Now please, stop for a moment and take a deep breath. Open your energy system and be receptive to the gift of thanks I’d like to give you. Think for a moment how your commitment to growing your inner light has affected those who live in the glow of your light. This quote beautifully explains our inner striving to … Continue reading Thanks ~ giving

Holiday LaLaScoop Gift Guide 2016

We’ve researched far and wide and LaLaScoop’ed Los Angeles gift ideas for everyone on your list. The best gift you can give is kindness, as well as your time, but add a note of appreciation and one of these holiday treats to put a smile on anyone’s face. Beard Paw With hipsta beards and staches all the rage, these premium Beard Paw Wipes are perfect … Continue reading Holiday LaLaScoop Gift Guide 2016