Thanksgiving Perfected: 5 Tips for Effortless Entertaining

Cool, crisp air, cozy sweaters and rich, red wines. There are so many things to love about fall – and bringing everyone together for a Thanksgiving feast is one of the best. Hosting may seem daunting, but with these helpful tips, planning the perfect Thanksgiving dinner party can be easy as pumpkin pie.   1. Bring…

airline hostess

10 flight attendant secrets.

Budget Travel has spoken to some chatty flight attendants–on condition of anonymity–to deliver the 411 on how to enjoy the comfiest, safest, and most delicious flight, not to mention getting extra help when you really need it. (Hint: The call button is not your friend.) CALL BUTTONS: THE MOST EFFICIENT WAY TO SAY “HATE ME”…

Book reading

Sucker Punch

Author Lorraine Devon Wilke is being hosted by The Whole 9 Gallery and Lisa Shultz of The Peace Project in a book reading/signing event for her debut novel, AFTER THE SUCKER PUNCH. Saturday, November 22nd, at 6:00 pm  The Whole 9 Gallery/The Peace Project 3820 Main Street, Culver City, CA 90232 (between Culver & Venice)…

coco chanel

CoCo Chanel…you must watch this!

“Fashion fades, only style remains the same” The daughter of a laundrywoman and a marketstall holder, she worked as a club singer and hat maker before becoming one of the greatest fashion designers the world has ever seen.

Bath time

It’s Bath Time! Yippee

Purify and nurture in a relaxing soak rich in mineral salts and trace elements known to re-mineralize and revitalize. Emerge with a renewed spirit, pampered skin and a purified body.

rona lewis

Rona Lewis…Does this Cookbook make me look fat.

Rona is  one stop shopping for fitness and healthy cooking! She’s a little edgy, a little outspoken and boy she knows her stuff! Your Turkey Should be Stuffed, Not You! “The Season” is upon us and you know what that means…Mini-Snickers at Halloween, Stuffing and Pecan Pie at Thanksgiving and of course, all the Holiday and…


Can the way you walk change your mood……

  Change Your Walk, Change Your Mood? Did you know that your walk reflects your mood? Trudge along slump-shouldered and you appear depressed. Put a little pep in your step and you look happy. Interestingly, it appears the reverse may be true as well. Changing your walking style can affect your mood for better or worse, according…


PISTACHIO COOKIES…Gluten free, Or not!

INGREDIENTS ½ cup shelled pistachios, toasted 1 stick unsalted butter, at room temperature ¾ cup granulated sugar 1 egg 1½ teaspoons pure vanilla extract 1 cup all-purpose flour …* Here is where I use Gluten free mix..I like Trade Joe’s kind. 1 teaspoon kosher salt ½ teaspoon baking soda Turbinado sugar, for garnish Thank you…

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