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Elevate Your Everyday With Melinda Maria Jewelry

When I think about which jewelry to wear, I always consider what vibe I’m feeling that day. Jewelry has the power to not only add the finishing touches to an outfit but also change my entire mood. Sometimes I’m in the mood for my timeless classics: my wedding bands, simple earrings, etc., but lately I’ve been experimenting with layering…

About Last Knife (ALK) at The Godfrey Hotel Hollywood

Spring is here, and summer is just around the corner — so save the date for some balmy summer evenings in Hollywood, at the Chef’s Table Series at About Last Knife (ALK), perfectly located in the hip and cool Godfrey Hotel Hollywood.
I had the pleasure of attending an exclusive preview of the NEW monthly dinner series, where Executive Chef Olivier Rouselle served &hellip…

Best Mother’s Day Gifts for the Special Women in Your Life

As Mother’s Day approaches, we’re reminded of the love and tireless dedication that mothers (and mother figures) around the world pour into their families. It’s a day filled with love and gratitude for the incredible women who’ve shaped our lives. However, it’s important to acknowledge that Mother’s Day can bring a mix of…

Unique and Thoughtful Valentine’s Gift Ideas

Love is in the air, and Valentine’s Day is just around the corner! Whether you’re celebrating with a partner, a special friend, or just feel like celebrating yourself, finding something fun and fabulous is always exciting. While I adore the classic roses (white) and chocolates (dark), here are some unique and thoughtful Valentine’s gift ideas.
Cozy Quince Slippers
The…

5 Tips to Elevate A Guest Bathroom

Living in Hermosa Beach means there’s always a steady stream of houseguests, and I absolutely love playing host to our friends and family. Given the limited space in our beach house, I’m constantly on the lookout for tips to elevate a guest bathroom. With each square foot being precious, I strive to make the most of it. To me, a guest…

Love Actually Live at The Wallis: L.A.’s Quintessential Holiday Tradition

As the holiday season winds down, we decided to cap it off with a fun double date night watching ‘Love Actually Live’ at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts in Beverly Hills. This heartwarming and immersive show has become one of L.A.’s quintessential holiday traditions.

 The ‘Love Actually Live’ production captures the spirit of the beloved…

Celebrate the Holidays with the Pacific Chorale Concert

Celebrate the holidays with the ‘Tis the Season’ Pacific Chorale Concert at the Segerstrom Concert Hall in Costa Mesa at Christmas time…

Basic Invite Holiday Cards: The ideal place to shop this year!

The holiday season is quickly approaching, and you know what that means – it’s time to start thinking about holiday cards! As a mom, I always want to make sure our holiday cards are perfect, and that’s why I’m excited to share about the amazing customization options I found at Basic Invite.
Basic Invite offers over 180 colors to…

Why Laura Geller Beauty collaboration with Wheel of Fortune is amazing!

There’s a reason Laura Geller Beauty is on my 2023 Holiday Gift Guide: Ultimate Self-Care Gifts. Laura Geller and team pulled out all the stops to introduce their limited edition collection and collaboration with the iconic game show, Wheel of Fortune. We celebrated this launch on the Sony Pictures Lot and from the moment we stepped onto the red carpet, it was…

2023 Holiday Gift Guide: Ultimate Self-Care Gifts

The holidays are approaching, and that means we’re looking for the best gifts for our loved ones. It’s always exciting when you find something extra special, and I’ve got you covered with my 2023 Holiday Gift Guide. And who knows, you may find a few things here you’ll want to treat yourself too also. I’m…