The perfect summer shoes: Nisolo Ecaudor Huarache Sandal

The Perfect Summer Sandals

I booked two movies! The first one shoots in LA for about a week, then I am going to NYC for all of August. I’m excited for the work, excited to see my family, excited to be back in The Big Apple. Not so excited about it being summer.

breakfast in LA at Breakfast by Salt's Cure restaurant

Breakfast by Salt’s Cure

When I first moved to LA, I often stood in long lines for breakfast. One place I really loved was Salt’s Cure, which I first blogged about in 2011. Back then, I’d get a group together to wait on Santa Monica – we became obsessed with their pancakes.

Nguyen Tran from Starry Kitchen in his infamous banana suit

Podcast 91 – Nguyen Tran

As promised, here is my interview with Starry Kitchen’s Nguyen Tran! This podcast has been a long time in the making – I’ve done countless blogs, videos, and social media posts with Nguyen, but this is the first time I had a chance to really spend a good chunk of time (an hour!) talking to him.

Brunch at Maximiliano Highland Park Los Angeles

Maximiliano Highland Park

Ever since I moved to Los Angeles, I’ve been looking for an Italian Restaurant to become a regular at. There are plenty of incredible Italian places in Los Angeles but they’re a bit too stuffy, or trendy, or expensive.