The 8 lessons I've learned about being single in L.A.

I’ve been living on Single Girl Lane for eight years. That’s the exit right off the I’m Good on My Own Highway. In these eight years I have grown tremendously and learned a few lessons about myself, love and the opposite sex. So, without further ado … let’s get to this list. Eight Years Single,...


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2016 Los Angeles Times Gift Guide: Home & Design

Design & Decorating

The art of choosing the perfect glass for your craft cocktails

The art of choosing the perfect glass for your craft cocktails

Does a cocktail in any glass taste as sweet? According to experts in Los Angeles’ thriving cocktail community the answer is, well, yeah. That’s not to say fancy glasses don’t play a role at the bar. “The first judgment is with the eyes,” says Vincenzo Marianella, universally acknowledged as one...

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I got caught on AshleyMadison.com

My marriage was going on 19 years. When you think about it, that’s nearly three “seven-year itches” without a single craving for anyone other than my wife. Then, shortly after turning 56, I got a bad case of hives. Call it a midlife crisis, poor judgment or a cheater’s heart. Whatever it was, I...

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This new Long Beach food court comes with a heavy-metal past

Shipping containers have been used for housing, farming, even swimming pools. Now, following on the heels of the Shops at Adams Gateway in L.A., containers from the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach are being used to create SteelCraft, an open-air eatery in Long Beach.  The project, which officially...