LA Living

An Echidna, an Australian porcupine, at the San Diego Zoo

Sleepover at the San Diego Zoo for The Wild Life Movie

One thing that has been on my California bucket list since I moved to Los Angeles nearly 11 years ago has finally… Continue reading »

Wildflowers in Joshua Tree National Park

Instagram and Mom.me

I’m not an Instagram star. I don’t have tens of thousands of followers and I don’t make a million dollars… Continue reading »

Mountain biker Eric Porter jumps over a mushroom boulder in Moab, Utah. Courtesy of MacGillivray Freeman Films. Photographer: Barbara MacGillivray ©VisitTheUSA.com

National Parks Adventure Review

As a family, we love the National Parks. We try to visit one every year to hike, camp and explore…. Continue reading »

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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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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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 »

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Antique Gas & Steam Engine Museum

The Wordless Wednesday theme this week is melancholy. I think the sky pictured above represents that feeling. I took it… Continue reading »

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Summer at the Hollywood Bowl

What I love about living in Los Angeles is that there is so much to do in the summer and… Continue reading »

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What’s New At Dodger Stadium

It’s summer and that means it’s time for Dodger Baseball! I’m not from a city with a major league baseball… Continue reading »

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Drew Barrymore, Adam Sandler, and The Blended Movie

Drew Barrymore is adorable. Yes, I know, that goes without saying, but I was pleased to get confirmation of that… Continue reading »