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We’ve Gone to the Dogs in 2019

January 20, 2019

January 20, 2019

2019 – will it be the year you will adopt a dog? My year to adopt my first dog was...

The Lobster: A Quintessential CA Fine Dining Experience

December 30, 2018

December 30, 2018

Dining Review: The Lobster, a quintessential CA fine dining experience Taste of Santa Monica Presented by the Santa Monica Chamber...

Hot Flash: I’m Over 50… Should I Change My Diet?

December 28, 2018

December 28, 2018

Over the summer, I had a horrible experience with an undiagnosed gall bladder infection that turned deadly. My eyes turned...

Hot Flash: Thanksgiving Made Healthier (It’s a Good Thing)

November 22, 2018

November 22, 2018

Thanksgiving has always been my favorite holiday. Every year for the past 15 years, I travel to Houston to hang...

The Georgian Hotel’s High Tea: Taste of Santa Monica

November 17, 2018

November 17, 2018

A fun, fantasy-filled experience for all. Taste of Santa Monica Presented by the Santa Monica Chamber of Commerce Written by...

Hot Flash: The Great Pumpkin Rises For Your Health

November 8, 2018

November 8, 2018

‘Tis the season for pumpkins. We’ve carved them for Halloween, baked the seeds, and used them decoratively around the house....

Fasting: What You Should Know

October 2, 2018

October 2, 2018

It’s was recently the Jewish Holiday of Yom Kippur, and tradition dictates a 24-hour fasting. Most people I know that...

Deep-Fried Everything at the County Fair

September 20, 2018

September 20, 2018

After 30 years of living in Los Angeles, I finally went to the Los Angeles County Fair this past weekend....

Hot Flash: Avoiding Major Food Poisoning

September 12, 2018

September 12, 2018

As millions of us prepare for our traditional end-of-summer picnics or barbecues, experts advise special care to prevent botulism and...

Key Steps to A Healthy, Happy Liver

August 22, 2018

August 22, 2018

  By Barbara Bishop Last week, I had my gallbladder removed.  My doctors discovered that it was inflamed, and contained...