Category: Los Angeles County

free gelato at paciugo gelato / tomorrow! september 30th 6

free gelato at paciugo gelato / tomorrow! september 30th

Considering the little heat wave we’ve had this week, it couldn’t be a better time to go and try out some gelato. Paciugo Gelato, a family owned gelateria, will be giving away a complimentary scoop of gelato to celebrate their...

Giveaway: Pasadena Wine Festival

Giveaway: Pasadena Wine Festival

We’re excited to announce an awesome giveaway for the Los Angeles area: Pasadena Wine Festival passes. The PWF will be hosted at one of my favorite places, the lovely Los Angeles County Arboretum, on Saturday, October 9, 2010 from 2:00...

deal alert: mendocino farms in los angeles 0

deal alert: mendocino farms in los angeles

LivingSocial is offering up some stellar deals this summer for folks in the Los Angeles area. The Visa Deal of the Day is a deal where if you purchase the deal using your Visa card, you get a free deal...

the hat / upland, ca – san bernardino county 1

the hat / upland, ca – san bernardino county

Jake and I had to take a little trip up towards Ontario, CA and so I scouted out some places for us to try for lunch. After waffling over my decision, I ended up picking “The Hat” as our restaurant...

the oinkster / eagle rock – los angeles, ca 1

the oinkster / eagle rock – los angeles, ca

I feel kind of like a poser writing about the Oinkster because I know Alyssa frequents this place a lot and has definite opinions on what’s good here. It was my first visit and though I wasn’t forced to go...

auntie em’s kitchen / eagle rock – los angeles, ca 2

auntie em’s kitchen / eagle rock – los angeles, ca

Many moons ago when Alyssa first moved up to the Los Angeles area, one of the first places we ever went to was Auntie Em’s Kitchen in Eagle Rock. I wrote about it on my old personal blog, marking it...

the pantry cafe / downtown – los angeles, ca 0

the pantry cafe / downtown – los angeles, ca

I was excited to see that Felt Club Holiday 2008 would be at Shrine Auditorium, because I knew that would put Mary and I within spitting distance of The Pantry Cafe. Several years ago I made my first-ever visit to...

redondo beach lobster festival 2008 / los angeles, ca 2

redondo beach lobster festival 2008 / los angeles, ca

Mary and I were contacted via the blog about our interest in reviewing the Redondo Beach Lobster Festival at the Seaside Lagoon, and when we responded, we were offered free admission and lobster meals. For anyone who doesn’t know me...