Sharkey’s Cuts For Kids now open in Encino at the Town Center, next to More Than Waffles.continue reading . . .
Emporium Thai – An EncinoMom Top Pick! Our Experience We shared an amazing meal at Emporium Thai Cuisine in Westwood! The flavorful selections we sampled were complex, fresh and delicious. Even though we had plenty to eat, this tasting has … continue reading . . .
Sponsored Kids loose one third of the knowledge gained during the school year, each summer! If you’re kids aren’t going to summer school, are you considering summer camp? I have a few friends who are looking to send their children … continue reading . . .
Yamashiro Launches Sunday Brunch Series Starting Mother’s Day 2017 Originally built in 1914, Yamashiro (“Mountain Palace” in Japanese) took inspiration from classical Asian art and architecture. The Bernheimer Brothers, who originally owned the property, brought the Pagoda over from Japan. … continue reading . . .
@Large Ai Weiwei on Alcatraz See our story with video from the exhibit. This art book is the perfect gift for Ai Weiwei fans and human rights activists around the world. Internationally renowned Chinese artist Ai Weiwei created this inspiring … continue reading . . .
I’m a die-hard foodie. I hunt out every local cart, truck, farmer’s market, pop-up, and Mom-and-Pop-hole-in-the-wall to sample their kimchi-marinated, locally-foraged truffle tacos with charred shiitake ash. So it is with some trepidation I admit my guilty pleasure… I love … continue reading . . .
Mikey and the Chocolate Factory Today I toured John Kelly chocolates in Hollywood, because sometimes life is really hard and you have to go sample delicious fine chocolates. The tour began several feet from the door, as the wonderful aroma … 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 . . .
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 including several roof installation companies throughout the build, and … 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 . . .
Santa, Shrek, Kholé Kardashian, Lizzy K., EncinoMom and the Tallest Tree in the World! We’re taking a sleigh ride into this Holiday Season with Shrek, Santa and everyone’s favorite Kardashian; Khloé! Plus Lisa Keating at the lighting of the TALLEST … continue reading . . .
Tasked with planning an unforgettable birthday party for a 13 year old girl, the EncinoMom team started kicking ideas around. We wanted to make it memorable and fun, so something we knew we wanted was Exposure Photo Booths; they’re a … continue reading . . .
Room Makeover; Our Process – A Step By Step Guide Join us as our team undertakes a room makeover. We’re upgrading this big girl room, which has already evolved from a baby room with a crib, through toddler bed, to … continue reading . . .
Daphne’s California Greek Giveaway from EncinoMom.com We love Daphne’s! We love you! As a thank you to our subscribers we are giving away a $50 gift card to Daphne’s California Greek so you can try their new summer menu! You’ll … continue reading . . .
The Oscars are coming up this Sunday! The 2014 nominees for Best Supporting Actress are pictured here with the film roles that got them nominated. Here are the predictions by the Los Angeles Times, and Variety! Get your ballots ready! … continue reading . . .
With the proliferation of Blow Dry Bars popping up all around town, I get it. People need their hair blow dried and styled. They like it and they’re willing to pay for it. I am not one of them. I’m … continue reading . . .
For a swanky night on the town, head over to Riviera 31 located inside of the Los Angeles, Sofitel Hotel. The feel is decidedly French with live entertainment, signature cocktails, lush decor, soft lights and small plates. Order the cheese … continue reading . . .
Join me in Pasadena, California at the Fresh Produce store for a free wheeling conversation with Actress and Singer E.G. Daily, fabulous wardrobe tips from Fashion Consultant Lori Ann Robinson and a special appearance by the Pantone Color of the … continue reading . . .
Looking for a perfect day? Make the trek to Crystal Cove and sample the offerings from the Beachcomber for Newport Beach’s Restaurant Week. You’ll find fun, relaxation, a sense of timelessness and great food, too. If you’re the type of … continue reading . . .