While their kiddos enjoyed a playdate, the Bay Area’s Melissa Smith and Shani Hall let their own imaginations take hold, eventually planting the seed for Party In-Kindness. Here, the friends and co-founders discuss Party In-Kindness’ Love for Local fundraiser and how parties can still give back in the time of Zoom birthdays and virtual weddings.
Author: Melissa Larsen
If you’re busily planning your Southern California summer escape, there is a new resort on the block to consider. The Monsaraz San Diego, Tapestry Collection by Hilton, is slated to open this summer and marks the first new hotel to open in the iconic coastal town of Point Loma in more than a decade.
How do bottomless mimosas, build-your-own pancakes and waffle boards (complete with sprinkles and whipped cream) sound for an Easter spread? Here are 15-plus ways to celebrate Easter Sunday (April 4) in the most scrumptious way possible–with egg hunts and appearances by the Easter Bunny, too.
CaliForno Street Eats has made its debut for the spring season at Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn, offering open-air dining and live entertainment located in the heart of Northern California’s wine country.
Still haven’t booked your spring break getaway? Consider San Ysidro Ranch in Montecito, as the iconic luxury resort was just awarded two distinct top honors (and unveiled new cottages).
Take the kiddos on a leprechaun haunt, learn themed cookie-decorating techniques and sip and savor at a holiday brunch this St. Patrick’s Day in California.
As a board-certified dermatologist and founder of The Derm Institute in Redondo Beach, Dr. Annie Chiu is one of California’s leading skin specialists. Here, Dr. Chiu shares her 12 skincare must-haves, from body washes to sunscreens to serums.
With guest safety at the forefront, these beachside Southern California spring break stays offer oceanfront fun, r-n-r and peace of mind to its guests.
101 North Eatery & Bar, located in Westlake Village in L.A. County, has reopened for outdoor dining and dishing up a delish Super Bowl special for curbside pickup or delivery.
San Diego-based Arden Pala is not only a talented actor, but he authored a kid’s book series benefiting the San Diego COVID-19 Community Response Fund, a charitable nonprofit organization created by and for the community. The sixth-grader at Francis Parker School in San Diego has released The Adventures of Noah’s […]