Food and beverage

The student survival kit for an all-nighter

8 items that get the grade when burning the midnight oil It's midterm time, and staying up until the wee hours of the morning is an unfortunate reality for hard-studying students, but pulling an all-nighter does not have to be a miserable experience. Here are a few survival items for making the hours go faster [...]

By | 2017-10-27T13:20:40+00:00 October 26th, 2017|Education, Food and beverage|0 Comments

10 end-of-summer essentials

Gear up for the last days of summer A hot Indian summer can last for weeks, or longer, after Labor Day, so don’t give up yet on fun in the sun. For summer’s last hurrah, do it right with these 10 essentials for entertaining and enjoying the outdoors. Gear up and get outside, while you [...]

By | 2017-08-23T13:51:14+00:00 August 23rd, 2017|Beauty, Food and beverage, Home, Outdoor adventure|0 Comments

Chill out and bowl away the summer with season passes

BOWLMOR AMF offers bowling all summer for one price If you think finding something for the kids to do over spring break was a challenge, get ready, summer is right around the corner. How about treating them to an affordable activity that is good exercise, in a climate-controlled environment, with kid-friendly food they love, that [...]

By | 2017-05-02T18:07:03+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Family activities, Food and beverage|1 Comment

Fun food and drinks for finicky kids

If your kids are always saying “nothing sounds good” when it comes to food, add a little fun to their snacking experience with these treats, that might even be good for them. Super veggie pizza Do your kids claim they are allergic to vegetables?  Good luck getting them to each that spinach ice cream; but you [...]

By | 2017-03-25T08:57:18+00:00 March 25th, 2017|Food and beverage, Uncategorized|0 Comments

L'Ami welcomes guests with Mediterranean ambiance and cuisine

For a family brunch, romantic dinner or drinks with friends, L'Ami aims to please Before I appraise the food at L’Ami in Santa Monica, I would be remiss not to mention another recommendation of this charming restaurant, the atmosphere.  This Mediterranean oasis, in the middle of Los Angeles, adjacent to the popular Brentwood Country Mart, [...]

By | 2017-03-11T10:13:27+00:00 March 11th, 2017|Food and beverage, Restaurants|0 Comments

Ingredients for kid-loving smoothies

Smoothies are easy-to-make, quick energy food -- and even a quick-fix meal for kids, who think they are getting a milkshake that tastes great, and they don't even have to know how healthy it is for them. For parents who need a pick-me-up or kids who want a delicious treat that isn't grilled cheese or [...]

By | 2017-02-02T06:19:01+00:00 February 2nd, 2017|Food and beverage|1 Comment