summer months in la

7 Things to do During the Summer Months in LA

Now that I’m in my mid-30s, the summer months in LA carry a different tone than years past. I don’t go out nearly as much as I used to (shouts out to Hulu, Seamless, and Postmates). When I do manage to get up and out, it’s either brunch, dinner, or the occasional happy hour instead […]

best southern bbq in los angeles

Local Eats: JR’s Barbeque Los Angeles

Everyone living in LA has a strong opinion on which restaurant has the best southern BBQ in Los Angeles. JR’s BBQ in Culver City is one of the places I go to on a repeat basis for Memphis-style barbecue. Disclaimer: I’ve never been to Tennessee, so I can’t compare JR’s to the real thing. What […]

how to declutter

How to Declutter When You’re Secretly a Hoarder

I consider myself to be a minimalist, but I didn’t realize how much of a hoarder I am until Honey Bear moved into my apartment. I thought I knew how to declutter, but the experience is different when combining lives with another person. In addition to creating room in my apartment for his stuff, we […]