Daily Dose Cafe

April 17, 2014

While filming The Lees of Los Angeles, I “drove” down Industrial Street many, many times, and was intrigued by Daily Dose… …as random luck would have it, just 10 days later, they invited me in to check out their space! They’ve got traditional cafe goods… …and fresh juices… …Feo had one of those, and I […]

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Aroma on Sunset

February 24, 2014

I drive by Aroma on Sunset several times a week – have always been curious and wondered if it’s related to the one in Studio City… …turns out it’s not, but it IS connected to the one in Encino. I was invited in to sample their many menus – new chef (and Food Network star) […]

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January 26, 2014

Been spending the last few days driving to/from La Puente. Not exactly around the corner from me. I will tell you there’s a drive-thru donut place there. Literally. Unfortunately, I didn’t have time to actually order/eat any – there was hard work to be done! I’m reunited with some Nice Girls Crew peeps on this […]

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Sycamore Kitchen Food

January 22, 2014

I really love the Sycamore Kitchen pastries, but lately I’ve been going there to grab meals too. A few weeks ago – a long-overdue ladies lunch with Jully, Elaine, and Andrea. Sadly, this Turkey Chili was disappointing – more like lukewarm, bland tomato soup with a few chunks of meat and torn kale. FYI Lemonade […]

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Mommy Does Mexican

January 17, 2014

My mom has only eaten at one or two of the “fancy” Mexican places in NYC. And I’m sorry. Those don’t compare to what we’ve got in Los Angeles. Loteria Grill has fancier sit-down places too (<—click for the Santa Monica one) but my favorite location is the one at The Farmer’s Market – the […]

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