Get ready to shop because I have found the latest makeup must haves. Bobbi Brown the legendary makeup artist has a new line of beauty products called Jones Road that are all hero products. I have had the chance to try several of these sold out products. You are going to want to get your hands on them because it will change your makeup routine. I’ll start with one of my favorites from the line which is the Miracle Balm. It is a balm that is an all over glow. Bobbi makes products that really just enhance your natural beauty and things that are easy to use so that if you are on the go you can look amazing without having to put a lot of time into your makeup routine. What I love about the Miracle Balm is that you can wear this over foundation or alone and it…

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Now that things have been slowly opening up during the pandemic I have been searching for places to go that are a drive away. Santa Barbara has always been one of my favorite getaways because it’s a short drive from LA and Orange County. I took my mom and my friend to stay a couple of nights at the Hideaway Santa Barbara. It’s a cute boutique hotel that is tucked away in a neighborhood and it’s walking distance from Santa Barbara’s Funk Zone. The Hideaway is small so you need to book in advance it only has eight rooms. We stayed in the largest room which has one king and two twins with a cute sitting area. The decor of the hotel is beautiful. It’s California Coastal, so everything is bright and fresh looking. The rooms are calming because the colors are soft whites, blues and grays. It’s really a…

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I will go ahead and start by saying the only way to eat great sushi is Omakase. If you are unfamiliar with what Omakase is it’s mean’s literally “I’ll leave it up to you” which is the chef’s choice. I recently went to Sushi|Bar in Encino which is an omakase restaurant. It’s the best sushi I have had in a long time. If you watch my Instagram, you know I have traveled to Tokyo to do tastings of Michilin starred sushi restaurants. I typically only order omakase when I do eat sushi. Sushi|Bar is in my top 3 in LA. The fish is incredibly fresh and they also add unique flavor profiles that really balance out with each piece of fish. It’s tucked away into nondescript shopping center in Encino, located at the top of the escaltor. I had to ask if I was in the right location. It’s really…

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