Bling Melon

June 23, 2013

My evening honeydew shot was inspired by Sofia Coppola – we just saw her new movie… …really enjoyed that, and also this Strawberry Zevia – some of their flavors I’m not very into (Cola comes to mind) but this one’s pretty good. (I found it at Whole Foods.) For dessert, a Blueberry Greek FroYo Bar… […]

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Stop and Smell the Magnolia Avenue

April 29, 2013

The rumors you hear are true – nobody walks in LA. This morning I ate half a melon, then drove to Burbank and decided to strut around Magnolia Avenue, a street I often drive past for auditions, but never stop and explore. Parked outside of Porto’s, turned on one of my favorite podcasts, and kept […]

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How Bella Got Her Groove Back

March 24, 2013

Actually, it’s Julius who’s been sick (and is feeling better) but I couldn’t resist this post’s title. We so rarely get to see our walking buddies Anna and Bella these days! Freed me up afterwards for a visit to the Larchmont Farmer’s Market with Abe – who usually is on dog duty while I shop/eat. […]

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February 18, 2013

I’ve driven by Galco’s a number of times and have always been curious. I knew that they sold vintage soda… ….from Huell Howser and all the other press they’ve received… ….but at Party #2 Saturday, an old college friend informed me they also sold candy. You bet that got my ass out to Highland Park […]

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Malibu Country Mart

January 27, 2013

Remember that yummy gelato from Grom? It’s actually in a little luxury strip mall (yes, those exist) – a.k.a. Malibu Country Mart. I’ve only been here on the weekends, when parking is a bit of a pain. I wonder if it would be more manageable during the weekday? There’s a ton of shops/eateries and a […]

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