Ojai, California

Oh Ojai, a little charming town, usually overshadowed by its neighbor Santa Barbara. Tucked into a valley at the base of the mountains, an hour and half north of Los Angeles, and 45 minutes east of Santa Barbara, Ojai feels like a whole different world from these major cities. Ojai Valley Inn is the main … More Ojai, California

Atwater Village

Atwater Village may be small, but it is mighty. Wedged in between Glendale and Los Feliz in LA, I passed Atwater Village a few times before finally taking the time to stop and explore the little town with colorful storefronts. Atwater Village’s main street is along Glendale Blvd, at the cross streets of Seneca Ave … More Atwater Village

Amoeba Music

One of my favorite stores in Los Angeles is located on Sunset Boulevard and is full of vintage appeal. As written in its name, Amoeba Music mainly attracts music fans for its giant warehouse of music options, in cassette, CD, or record form. Along with a seemingly endless amount of music options, Amoeba Music also … More Amoeba Music

The Little Market

I had previously visited the online shop for Lauren Conrad’s The Little Market, and would briefly scroll through the items for sale, doing some online window shopping. It was not until I visited the brick and mortar location shortly after it opened in the Palisades Village that I finally purchased some items, learned more about … More The Little Market

Malibu Country Mart

Malibu has plenty of beaches and restaurants lined up along the coast that you will pass on your drive along Highway 1. Finding the shops though can be a little trickier, but tucked back from the main highway is the Malibu Country Mart. This outdoor shopping center self-describes as a “boutique mall” which just means … More Malibu Country Mart