The Surfrider Hotel

Across from my favorite beach in Southern California, in my second favorite place in the world, sits one of my now favorite hotels, The Surfrider Hotel. A lot of things in Los Angeles get listed on every travel website as a must see and tend to be over-hyped in some way, but wow, the Surfrider … More The Surfrider Hotel

Taste on Melrose

Taste on Melrose is a local favorite, which means tourists who happen to be shopping along Melrose Ave and spot the Taste sign during brunch rush hour are usually turned away from the busy watering hole without a reservation. The first time I tried Taste, it was a somewhat last minute decision on my part, … More Taste on Melrose

Rossoblu

A fancy Italian restaurant set in an industrial warehouse definitely had me intrigued. Although “fancy” might be overdoing it, there were plenty of guys rocking the jeans, t-shirt, and nice jacket look that has become the nice suit of the Los Angeles professional world, Rossoblu is a step up from a local neighborhood Italian joint. … More Rossoblu

Lucifer’s Pizza

With three locations on Sunset, Melrose, and in Los Feliz, Lucifer’s Pizza is one of LA’s, and now my, favorite pizza joints. My friend and I went into the Lucifer’s Pizza place in Los Feliz, and I did not feel cool enough to be eating there. The shop is super tiny, dimly lit, and is … More Lucifer’s Pizza

Schitt’s Creek

  In the words of Keith Urban, This is the perfect day to recommend watching Schitt’s Creek, as the show was nominated for four Emmy’s this morning. Schitt’s Creek is a sitcom that is charming, sweet, endearing, and down right hilarious. I have a very short list of classic sitcoms that make me outright laugh … More Schitt’s Creek