A Manhattan Beach Local’s Week Includes Spa Days and Charcuterie

Lenora Marouani of The Souk and Basrah Wine and Spirits Dishes on the Hot Spots in Manhattan Beach Photographed By: Wil Cohen Lenora Marouani Expert: Lenora Marouani Credentials: Owner of The Souk and Barsha Wine and Spirits Monday Monday is typically our day off, so I like to escape for a bit and start off my

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The Pacific Meets the Desert at Sailor Jerry’s Desert Oasis

Sail Away to a Hawaiian Home in the Desert Courtesy of Sailor Jerry’s Written By: Sara Abbas The Pacific Meets the Desert at Sailor Jerry’s Desert Oasis Photographed By: George Duchannes Traveling down Racquet Club Drive is a nostalgic treat like no other; a portal to mid-century vacationville where the sun is always shining and picture-perfect

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13 Places to Shop and Eat in Manhattan Beach With Shalice Noel

Shalice Noel Shows Us Around Manhattan Beach in Style Written By: Shalice Noel Photography By: Diane Lombardi Hair and Makeup By: Lexi Kleyla  Shalice Noel The city that finally convinced us to move our family from Chicago to LA was Manhattan Beach. We quickly fell in love with the beach views, quaint shops and charming

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Keep a Lookout for Strangers You Know at this Summer’s Music Festivals

How Adam Haagen and Grady Lee Formed The Up-and-Coming Group Written By: Rebecca Grazier Photographed By: Travis McCoy Strangers You Know Musical duo Adam Haagen and Grady Lee of Strangers You Know show no signs of slowing down with their ever-evolving sound. Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival 2013 was packed when Lee snuck in and

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Korner Kloset’s Ashley Vance Is All About Fashion and Friendship

When It Comes to Her Customers, the Key Is Being Genuine Written By: Jody Miller Photographed By: Diane Lombardi Korner Kloset’s Ashley Vance Expert: Ashley Vance Credentials: Owner, Korner Kloset Q: What is your fashion background? Ashley Vance: I wouldn’t know where to even start because personally and professionally fashion is my background! I can’t pinpoint

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Sugarfina Sweethearts Let Us in Their Sugar Coated World

Meet the Couple Behind the Candy Store for Grown-Ups Written By: Ashlee Polarek Photographed By: Natasha Lee Sugarfina The Experts: Rosie O’Neill and Josh Resnick Credentials: Owners and Founders of Sugarfina Rosie O’Neill and Josh Resnick, owners and founders of Sugarfina, are just as sweet and lovely as their candy stores. When you walk into a

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Cienega Med Spa Owner Dr. Edward Glenning Stokes Has the Antiaging Antidote

When it Comes to Aging, the Approach Should Be Subtle Written By: Jody Miller Photographed By: Ryan Hensley Dr. Edward Glenning Expert: Dr. Edward Glenning Stokes Credentials: Owner and Orthopedic Surgeon, Cienega Med Spa Q: Med spas are popping up everywhere it seems. What makes Cienega Med Spa stand out? Edward Glenning Stokes: Our locations

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California Cool Meets Sicilian Soul at O+O Sicilian Kitchen & Bar

Santa Monica Natives Get a Taste of Sicily Written By: Veronica An Photographed By: Ryan Hensley O+O Sicilian Kitchen & Bar There’s just something about the beach that encourages everyone to take a deep breath and enjoy life. The beach town vibes in Santa Monica make the perfect setting for savoring a fresh, flavorful meal and

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Sake to Me: Try BeShock Ramen & Sake Bar in Gaslamp for Lunch

Find Your Perfect Pairing at BeShock Ramen & Sake Bar Written By: Jessica Young BeShock Ramen & Sake Bar Combat this month’s May Grey with a steaming bowl of ramen and a perfectly paired sip of sake. You can stay beach ready with BeShock Ramen & Sake Bar’s light, but filling food offerings, ranging from flavorful

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