Sushi Note dazzles in Sherman Oaks

I never would have imagined that some of the best sushi of my life could be found in Sherman Oaks. This new cozy relaxed mid-century-esque sushi and wine bar offers some of the freshest and most unique fish I’ve savored in LA. On a weekday evening, Chef Kiminobu Saito is carefully selecting and slicing delicate velvety sushi while nearby I watch the first female chef I’ve ever … Continue reading Sushi Note dazzles in Sherman Oaks

The Harvest Bar: I Like Big Bowls and I Cannot Lie

For quick and easy healthy eating from 7 AM to 7 PM, find The Harvest Bar, a casual SuperFood Cafe in Playa del Rey and Sherman Oaks with more locations coming soon. Indulge in healthy Harvest Bowls like their Signature Bowls with açaí or dragonfruit carefully blended with healthy toppings like fruit, granola, coconut, bee pollen, and goji berries. The Paradise (Signature Bowl) felt like dessert, … Continue reading The Harvest Bar: I Like Big Bowls and I Cannot Lie

Freshen Fido’s Breath at Green Dog Dental

When we rescued our second German Shepherd, Schnitzel, we were in love with all of him! That is, everything but his stinky breath! After urging from some of our friends, I decided to take him into to get a dental cleaning. After some research, I decided to take him to Green Dog Dental. They have two locations, one in Beverly Hills, and one in Sherman … Continue reading Freshen Fido’s Breath at Green Dog Dental

Añejo: The Valley Just Got Hotter

This is a story about really good Mexican food but it’s also about lawyers, parking and music. Intrigued? So was I. Why else would I be in the Valley on a sweltering September evening? If you’ve spent any amount of time on Ventura Boulevard, you’re familiar with the former Spazio location. Ring a bell? The joint with the rotunda on the second and top floor … Continue reading Añejo: The Valley Just Got Hotter

Get Primped & Pampered at I.C.O.N. Lab Salon

I.C.O.N. Lab Salon in Woodland Hills buzzed with sounds of mingling ladies who came to indulge in some luxurious pampering on a recent Wednesday night to kick off this holiday season. I.C.O.N. provided hair color and styling using their wide array of products, Mirabella Beauty showcased their creamy Italian-made make-up and gave complimentary application and brow-shaping. And Sara Horne came personally to display a sampling of her edgy … Continue reading Get Primped & Pampered at I.C.O.N. Lab Salon