San Diego Scenic Drives

Take a Localized Road Trip Across America’s Finest City,Driving from South to North, with Editor Sarah Daoust. Summer 2020, by many accounts, sadly has been cancelled. In my view, it’s a matter of perspective and pivoting (my vote for word of the year), and I’ve chosen to make the best of it. More than ever, […]

Inspiration Straight From Your Local Bartender

In a new digital campaign that supports the creativity of L.A. and the hospitality community, bartenders are sharing their talents while they shelter-in-place—giving us inspiration for our weekends at home. Powered by Pabst Blue Ribbon. MY FAVORITE BAND IS PICKLEBACK The BartenderLocal mixologist T. Mitch Wetherington, along with Pabst Blue Ribbon and Grillo’s Pickles, partnered […]

Liberty Station Dining

Working to reopen many of its doors as safely as possible, Point Loma’s beloved community hub, Liberty Station, is largely back in business—with changes …

Our L.A. Editor Suggests …

Feeling overwhelmed? Now more than ever, it’s a perfect time to stop and smell the roses. Luckily, you can immerse yourself in natural beauty at several of the city’s beautiful botanical gardens, which were among the first establishments to reopen in L.A. Our pick this week is Descanso Gardens, whose camellia collection is legendary. This […]

10 Best SoCal Golf Courses to Check out this Summer

Southern California has a well-deserved reputation as one of the best golf destinations in the country. Its courses are famous the world over for their lush greenery, dramatic oceanside vistas, majestic elevation changes and nearly perfect golf weather year-round. It’s a bucket-list destination for any golfer and a true haven for golfers lucky enough to […]

Our O.C. Editor Suggests…

A new sushi restaurant in Newport Beach, new Disney exhibit in Santa Ana, new curbside shopping in Costa Mesa and new pedestrian zone in Laguna Beach …

SoCal’s Seclusion Survival Guide—Part VIII: Summer Edition

Ready to jump right into summer? Make a splash with our list of beachwear boutiques to shop from, fruity recipes to follow and outdoor games to enjoy this summer.    BEACHWEAR BOUTIQUES CoCo Rose Brought together by a mother and daughter duo from their travels abroad to Bali, CoCo Rose offers designer feminine beach and […]

20+ SoCal Restaurants Offering Memorial Day Specials

Looking for grill kits or ready-to-eat meals? Here’s our curated a list of 20+ SoCal restaurants offering specials you can pre-order for this Memorial Day weekend!   Adya (Anaheim, Irvine) Spice up your Memorial Day weekend with Adya’s ready-to-grill meals. Order options include marinated chicken or paneer skewers with veggies ($35 for two) or sea […]

SoCal’s Seclusion Survival Guide—Part VII: Memorial Weekend Edition

In honor of Memorial Day, this Weekend Roundup is dedicated to highlighting ways you can watch tributes to our veterans and ways to celebrate with loved ones from home.   VIRTUAL BROADCASTS National Memorial Day Concert May 24. Tune into PBS at 5 p.m. on the eve of Memorial Day to watch one of its […]