LA Times "Something Wild"

Article featured in the May 22, 2011 LA Times “Together” Section Having pets at your wedding isn’t all that unusual. Most of us have seen at least one furry, four-legged ring bearer at a dog-lover’s wedding. However, some couples are cranking it up a notch by including animals of a more exotic nature. Take singer Katy Perry and comedian/actor Russell Brand. When they wed in India last October at the Aman-e-Khas resort outside the Ranthambhore Tiger Sanctuary, their nuptials featured camels, elephants, horses and — according to Indian press — at least one tiger. Brand’s reported gift to his bride? A Bengal tiger named Machli. But what kind of bride wants a wild animal at her wedding? “A self-confident bride,” said Marley Majcher, owner of The Party Goddess, an eventplanning company in Los Angeles. […]

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Toast to a New Year!

Let’s face it; the world is an interesting place right now. Funds are low, stress levels are high. People aren’t as extravagant as they used to be and are staying indoors more than before. It would make even the most level headed among us run for the bottle. You’ll probably end up the next day with a delightful hangover or out of ideas, bored at home with nothing to do. Let us show you how to have fun and NOT waste the 1st day of a fresh new year tucked away in your bed! TIPS:   * Host a New Year’s Day Brunch. Invite your friends and family over for a New Year’s Day brunch. Keep it relaxed by using an “open house” format where attendees can come and go as they […]

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New Year, New Food in the City of Angeles

While we were scouring the web for our daily dose of food trucks we stumbled upon something gastronomically divine that we just had to share. We might read the LA Times on a daily basis, but we had no idea what their blogs were offering us on a silver platter, particularly their food blog: http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/dailydish/ The Daily Dish gives you “the inside scoop on food in Los Angeles.” From recipes to chef interviews, this blog covers all your bases. Readers are even encouraged to upload their photos of their weekend munching habits come Monday morning, promoting even further food dialogue amongst carnivores and vegetarians alike. Scroll down the food blog and you will find the recipe for cinnamon buns that we will be trying in hopes of curing our hangover […]

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