Happy Memorial Day Weekend!

By |May 23rd, 2014|MIND & BODY|

Memorial Day Weekend is the official start of SUMMER!  Our favorite season.  To celebrate, we'll be mixing up a batch of Watermelon Mint Cocktails (recipe compliments of our friends from Skinny-Fat Girl Diary), updating our summer wardrobes with some pieces by Mara Hoffman (all on sale to celebrate the Kick Off of Summer!),  spending some ...


Essential oils for jetlag, sunburns, blisters, attracting a lover and getting pregnant!!

By |May 21st, 2014|MIND & BODY|

Gianna de la Torre is one of our secret weapons!  She is an incredibly gifted acupuncturist and healer as well as being one of our chic guru leaders on our upcoming Ojai Valley Inn & Spa retreat (don't forget to sign up by this coming Monday to receive the special early bird discounted price!!).  Gianna ...


GOOP Pop Up Shop at the Brentwood Country Mart open now through the weekend!

By |May 6th, 2014|MIND & BODY, STYLE & BEAUTY|

The beloved (and by some be-hated?!) goop, Gwyneth Paltrow's lifesyle blog and online shop, has settled into a very pretty shop in the Brentwood Country Mart.  But, better get there quick as this pop up shop is only open through this weekend. Downstairs is dedicated mostly to housewares and baubles while upstairs is more clothing ...


Abundance Quantum Leap Portal — Today and Tomorrow!!

By |April 23rd, 2014|MIND & BODY|

We are into quantum leaps, energy vortexes, believe there is more going on that what we can see-- something bigger.  There is also astrological science that grounds the network of the heavens and stars.  Patterns and trends that have happened in sync with predictions made by the stars.  And today and tomorrow, there is some ...


Unplug Meditation Studio Opens! Free classes all week.

By |April 14th, 2014|MIND & BODY|

We learned to meditate several years ago -- for three to four early mornings one week, we went to the Venice bungalow of Christian and "learned" Vedic meditation.  Yes, the kind that David Lynch has made famous and that the Beatles practiced.  We have kept up our meditation practice until the last few months-- having ...


A Little Place Called Aspen….Love This Town!

By |March 20th, 2014|EAT & DRINK, MIND & BODY, TRAVEL|

Couldn't love this little town more! Just back from an incredible birthday weekend.  More on old favorites and new delights coming soon. We are also announcing the winner of our giveaway for our upcoming El Encanto Retreat in Santa Barbara tomorrow, so stay tuned!!!