Why Gluten Free Cheerios Matter to Me

The call from the doctor was short but devastating: "We think you have cancer, we just can't find it." My soon-to-be husband was getting sicker and sicker and no one could figure out the cause. Months passed and he continued to lose weight, becoming weaker and more anemic. Finally, a simple test revealed that he had Celiac Disease, an aut...

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Kamloops, Revelstoke, and Banff National Park #ExploreMore

Many years ago when I was still in college, I spent a summer working in Alaska. I had managed to… Continue reading »


KCRW Sound in Focus and CicLAvia

One of the best things about living in Los Angeles is all of the free events happening around town throughout… Continue reading »


MomsLA Podcast

Hey, there. I haven’t been posting much here because it’s been very busy over at MomsLA. I’m excited to say… Continue reading »


Fall Road Trips

We’ve done a bit of traveling in the last few months. We’ve been to Carmel to try out the dog-friendly hotel, Hofsas… Continue reading »


Dia de los Muertos at Hollywood Forever Cemetery

Saturday, Nov. 1st is Dia de los Muertos, the day when families celebrate their loved ones who have passed away,… Continue reading »


My Head in a Crystal Ball #HalloweenTime

I’m already a geek about Disneyland and Halloween and I don’t care who knows it. I love Halloween at Disneyland… Continue reading »


Door Dash Review

We rarely have food delivered here at Casa de Condes and I’m not sure why (we eat out at least… Continue reading »


Wordless Wednesday – What’s in My Garage

There are so many random things in our garage – baking equipment, bikes, books – but what my husband and… Continue reading »


Writer Jonathan Tropper Talks About This is Where I Leave You

Jonathan Tropper was staying at the Roosevelt Hotel five years ago, looking down at the red carpet outside of the… Continue reading »


Wordless Wednesday: I Love LA

I went to a screening of “Book of Life” today at Fox and saw this on my way to the… Continue reading »


The Maze Runner Cast Talks About the Book, the Movie, and Being Scared

The Maze Runner is a post-apocalyptic tale of survival with an almost all male cast. It was surprising to me… Continue reading »

5k Aquarium of the Pacific

Wordless Wednesday – 5k With the Kids

My boys had been asking if we could go to the Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach. I said… Continue reading »