Wonderful Halos Giveaway! Mandarins are back in season! a Rafflecopter giveaway Wonderful halos is sponsoring this fabulous prize package giveaway to start your New Year off right! Three pounds of sweet, seedless, easy to peel, California mandarin oranges in a reusable basket … continue reading . . .
LA Beach Cities Modern Home Tour What do you think when you hear the term “modern home?” What do you feel? What visuals, temperature, textures, auditory senses are conjured? I’ll tell you what I used to think: bland, cold, stern, … continue reading . . .
Get your taste buds ready! California Pizza Kitchen (CPK) has a new menu that is sure to keep you coming back for more. The new cocktails, lunch, and dinner options are both tasty and affordable. The only hard part will be choosing … continue reading . . .
EncinoMom Unboxes the ViDi Action Camera For Review We received the ViDi Action Camera to unbox, test and review for you here. We were immediately engaged in the fun when we saw the box! Priced at $99, the camera … continue reading . . .
Costco Opens In Woodland Hills at 21800 Victory Boulevard By Kathy Rappaport Wow; I was so honored to collaborate with Lisa Keating of EncinoMom Magazine. We’ve worked together on a few projects in the past, but for me this one was special! Could … continue reading . . .
Fun Foods of the LA County Fair! By Mike Anderson “Did you take your heartburn medicine?” my wife knowingly asked as I left to indulge in the LA County Fair food preview. As a born-and-raised Midwesterner my veins run (slowly) … continue reading . . .
Hey, Falling IS stopping! Join us for a beginner’s skateboarding lesson at Skate School in Santa Fe, New Mexico with Joe Lehm. I don’t know if you’ve ever thought about getting on a board yourself, but believe me, if I … continue reading . . .
Santa Fe Street Fashion Show, curated by Executive Director of Santa Fe Street Fashion Week, Amy Shea Friday night, August 28th, 2015 marked the first ever Santa Fe Street Fashion Show. Executive Director, Amy Shea is serious about the … continue reading . . .
We took a road trip on route 66 headed for Santa Fe New Mexico. We wanted to see for ourselves what the City Different was all about. I have to tell you we fell hard and I’m not just saying … continue reading . . .
Here are some of the details and products that made this makeover a success. Not only was the “client” thrilled with the outcome, but the results pleased the parents, too! You can do a room design makeover even if you’re … continue reading . . .
With deep appreciation of who you are and all you do, and wishing you a glorious day of love and celebration from all of us at EncinoMom.com. … continue reading . . .
We love this Party in a Box from Del Real Foods! Del Real Foods have been serving up fresh, flavorful and authentic Mexican meals since 2003. Their gluten, trans fat and MSG free, products are fully cooked and ready to heat and … continue reading . . .
The Frank Lloyd Wright masterpiece, Hollyhock House, reopened on Friday, February 13th, 2015, after a 3 year long restoration project. We enlisted the help of several contractors and home renovation specialists through the build, and worked with external suppliers to … continue reading . . .
Memory Board Redo How To. A tutorial with pictures. When we embarked on the tween room makeover there were a couple of easy side projects that cropped up. One was up-styling the cardboard magazine holders to go with the new color … continue reading . . .
The @Large: Ai Weiwei on Alcatraz exhibit is an inspirational, uplifting show of color, light and even whimsy, with a profound depth and thought provoking message. There are several parts to the exhibit, located in four main areas of the … continue reading . . .
Meet Toby Toby is the mystery Terrier mix puppy we rescued from Best Friends Animal Shelter a few months back. You may be wondering why I’m starting my story about Carmel-by-the-Sea with an introduction to our dog. There are two … continue reading . . .
We unboxed these Earth friendly items from the Ecos and Baby Ecos product lines. We discovered that Mike the Mixer is already using Ecos products in his home and gifted the Baby Ecos products to my sister to try out … continue reading . . .
Head over to the Hard Rock Café Hollywood Blvd. to try their Salted Caramel Café. It’s a fun twist on their good old cup of Joe combining Tia Maria, Bailey’s Irish Cream, salted caramel syrup, half and half, whipped cream, caramel corn, caramel … continue reading . . .
Your coffee connection for National Coffee Day! The most important day of the year is rapidly approaching! Monday, Sept. 29th is National Coffee Day! This wildly popular beverage is believed to have originated in Ethiopia, and by the 1500’s was … continue reading . . .
EncinoMom Unboxed: Episode #5 Featuring Retractable Banner & Resort Wear Dear Reader, Today we are unboxing our new set (from Build A Sign) and our resort wear picks from Fresh Produce Clothing. We are in love with this retractable banner … continue reading . . .