Jam session with Blues Traveler

Jammin’ with the Blues Traveler at the House of Blues

Blues Traveler at the House of Blues in Anaheim Blues Traveler was formed in the 80's. They scored two big hits in the 90s titled "Run-Around" and "Hook". With 30 years spanning their career, Blues Traveler rocked the House of Blues in Anaheim February 27. The dedicated longtime fans were wowed … [Read More...]

Gwyneth Paltrow book signing The Clean Plate

Gwyneth Paltrow promotes her cookbook – The Clean Plate: Eat, Reset, Heal

The Clean Plate: Eat, Reset, Heal is Gwyneth Paltrow's new cookbook which she celebrated with fans at The Grove in Los Angeles on January 14. Although it was a rainy day, a lot of fans showed up to Barnes and Noble and it was a great turn out. As Paltrow entered the podium, she was cheered by warm … [Read More...]

Brian May founder of Queen Launches 3D book at Book Soup

On July 24, rock legend Brian May, founder of the band Queen hosted a book signing event at Book Soup in West Hollywood. I've always been a Queen fan ever since I was in elementary school in the Philippines. I'd hear the beautiful music of Queen from my cousins  who were six-10 years older than me. … [Read More...]

A Q&A with Monique Lhullier at Pottery Barn in South Coast Plaza

A Q&A with Monique Lhuillier at Pottery Barn South Coast Plaza

On February 23, Pottery Barn in South Coast Plaza presented a registry event and Q&A with a renowned bridal and fashion designer Monique Lhuillier. The event was co-hosted by Jennifer Smith Hale, founder and editorial director of C Magazine. With ongoing collaboration with Pottery Barn now on … [Read More...]

Frieze LA: A Major Hit in Tinseltown

Frieze Los Angeles 2019

The inaugural Frieze LA brought a lot of buzz to the city’s artistic community. In fact, it charmed Tinseltown. During Frieze week, it attracted celebrities like Gwyneth Paltrow, Maria Sharapova, Billy Idol, Kanye West, and Leonardo DiCaprio among many others. Tickets sold out like hot cakes. I attended the first day, February 15th, at the […]

Jammin’ with the Blues Traveler at the House of Blues

Jam session with Blues Traveler

Blues Traveler was formed in the 80’s. They scored two big hits in the 90s titled “Run-Around” and “Hook“. With 30 years spanning their career, Blues Traveler rocked the House of Blues in Anaheim February 27. The dedicated longtime fans were wowed by the band’s extensive use of segues (Blues Traveler is popularly known for […]

A Q&A with Monique Lhuillier at Pottery Barn South Coast Plaza

A Q&A with Monique Lhullier at Pottery Barn in South Coast Plaza

On February 23, Pottery Barn in South Coast Plaza presented a registry event and Q&A with a renowned bridal and fashion designer Monique Lhuillier. The event was co-hosted by Jennifer Smith Hale, founder and editorial director of C Magazine. With ongoing collaboration with Pottery Barn now on its fifth year, Monique brings her chic design […]

2019 She Rocks Awards Honor Inspiring Women in the Music Industry

2019 She Rocks Awards Honor Inspiring Women in the Music Industry

On January 25, during the NAMM show, women in the music industry came together to recognize their peers during the 7th annual She Rocks Awards at the House of Blues in Anaheim. The dynamic evening started on the red carpet. Many talented artists arrived for an evening of notable performances, amazing swags, and awards including […]

Gwyneth Paltrow promotes her cookbook – The Clean Plate: Eat, Reset, Heal

Gwyneth Paltrow book signing The Clean Plate

The Clean Plate: Eat, Reset, Heal is Gwyneth Paltrow’s new cookbook which she celebrated with fans at The Grove in Los Angeles on January 14. Although it was a rainy day, a lot of fans showed up to Barnes and Noble and it was a great turn out. As Paltrow entered the podium, she was […]

Urth Caffe Opens in Old Town Orange

Urth Caffe opens in the City of Orange_

Southern Californians are very fortunate to have Urth cafes in their neighborhood. The restaurant not only serves its signature heirloom – organic coffees and fine teas but offers an authentic architecture and charming ambiance whether alfresco or inside. With nine beautiful Southern California branches each location has its own character. Known for peeling back layers of […]

Ross Pangilinan, Orange County’s Rising Star Chef

Ross Pangilinan, chef and owner of the new restaurant Terrace by Mix Mix in Costa Mesa

If you’re a foodie or into restaurant culture, by now you may have read or heard the buzz about Mix Mix, Terrace by Mix Mix and the name Ross Pangilinan. Let’s start with Ross Pangilinan a former executive chef at Leatherby’s Café Rouge and sous chef at the flagship Patina at the Walt Disney Concert […]

Bohemian Rhapsody, Not just a Movie but a Grandiose Experience

Rami Malek (Freddie Mercury) and Gwilym Lee (Brian May) star in Twentieth Century Fox’s BOHEMIAN RHAPSODY. Photo Credit: Alex Bailey.

Bohemian Rhapsody is the champion. Rami Malek, brilliant. Freddie Mercury is a winner. I waited almost a year to see this movie, ever since Variety released that Rami Malek would play the lead role as Freddie Mercury in the biopic Bohemian Rhapsody. Rami and Freddie have similar backgrounds – Malek, an Angeleno, and his parents […]

Candace Cameron Bure Signs New Book in Mission Viejo

Candace Cameron Bure launches new book at Cthe City Hall in Mission Viejo

Candace Cameron Bure has recently been making a splash on the media circuit promoting her new children’s book “Candace Center Stage“. This is her sixth book and she mentioned at the event that this is a twenty year dream come true for her. This is not the first time I met Candace. We met during […]

An Evening with America Ferrera at Live Talks LA

America Ferrera reads intro of her book

I have always been fascinated with cultures from different countries. Culture is a  beautiful thing- it makes us unique, different, interesting and is definitely a gift. Being a Filipino living in the United States, I’ve always embraced my own culture and the American culture. The first time I came to America was in 1979 during […]

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