SoCal Chefs Gear Up For Taste of the World 2017 Sunday, May 21 at Madam Tussauds’ Starlit Rooftop Terrace

Food Competition, Celeb Appearances, Mixologists, and Travel Giveaways, and More Food competitor’s gather Sunday, May 21, 2017 in Los Angeles  to celebrate food, wine and culture inspired by international travel. Food and wine connoisseurs will unite as top chefs from Southern California come together in Hollywood for a unique and worldly experience on Madame Tussauds’…

Talk to Food Network with Google Assistant

Food Network makes the most of the Google Assistance’s new features. Thinking out loud about what you want to eat just became a lot more efficient when you’re on the go. Following the successful launch of Food Network’s action for the Google Assistant on Google Home devices, Scripps Lifestyle Studios is continuing to evolve Food…

Packing the Perfect Diaper Bag for Summer

Whether you’re hitting the road or hitting the beach, packing essentials for both mom and baby is a must. Besides basics, sunscreen, hats, flip-flops and plenty of water for parents, baby and siblings, here a few other summertime essentials. Keep baby entertained on long outings with Sophie the giraffe. ​Handmade exclusively in France, Sophie the Giraffe​ ​has…

Chef Erwin Mallet’s Raspberry Macarons

May 31 is National Macaroon or Macaron Day, not to be mistaken for a celebration of the new French president, and we are preparing to celebrate in the sweetest way possible. Macaron The name is derived from the Italian word macarone, maccarone or maccherone, the meringue.  ~Wikipedia To keep in theme with their part French Mediterranean theme, Villa Azur’s Executive Chef…

Lavender DRY Mom-osa

As a mother of three children, I love the basics. Weekend days can fill quickly with errands, sports and other activities so it’s important that when it’s time to sit and put my feet up, I can enjoy that brief moment. Keeping things simple cuts prep time to a minimum, which allows me to spend more…

Wine Trolley rolls in to the Santa Maria Valley

The Santa Maria Valley wine trolley will bring a whole new way of experiencing the wine region. An exciting new feature has rolled into the Santa Maria Valley. The wine trolley will be open for business Saturdays and Sundays, and run every 75 minutes from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. with its starting point at Town Center…