Ways & Means, the newest addition to Old Towne Orange, opens their doors to the daytime dining crowd with the debut of lunch Monday-Friday from 11:30 a.m.-2:30p.m.
Guests can enjoy an easy and affordable lunch option with the choice of a two-course meal for $21 or three-course meal for $26, and select from a bounty of items from Chef Conrad Gallagher, including appetizers like Warm Goat Cheese Bruschetta with wild arugula, confit tomato, and aged balsamic vinaigrette, or Katafi-Style Shrimp Cakes; mains such as Posh [Read more]
David and Lesley Cohn of Southern California’s Cohn Restaurant Group (The Prado at Balboa Park, C-Level & Island Prime, Corvette Diner) are pleased to announce their latest endeavor, a 13,722-square-foot restaurant concept located at 144 Pine Avenue .
The husband & wife hospitality team has dominated the San Diego food scene for over 32 years, with over a dozen of San Diego’s most celebrated venues within their current repertoire, as well as four additional high-profile restaurants scheduled to open within [Read more]
I was really excited to be invited to see Cirque du Soleil's new show, TOTEM, currently showing in San Pedro and on its way to Irvine in November. This was my fourth Cirque show and it definitely didn't disappoint.
TOTEM traces the fascinating journey of the human species from its original amphibian state to its ultimate desire to fly.
The characters evolve on a stage evoking a giant turtle, the symbol of origin for many ancient civilizations.
Inspired by many founding myths, TOTEM illustrates, through a visual [Read more]
I was recently invited to a fun Halloween event at the Goodwill store in Anaheim. In conjunction with their Halloween initiative, several bloggers and myself took to the aisles to create unique costumes in various categories.
I had never previously thought to check out Goodwill for Halloween costumes but they have literally entire sections devoted to the holiday. Everything from child to adult costumers; make-up; and an array of accessories lined the front portion of the store, all at extremely affordable prices, and [Read more]
Lark Creek Newport Beach invites guests to give back this holiday season with the restaurant’s inaugural “Gingerbread Wishes” celebration.
Throughout November, guests can order star-shaped, fresh-baked gingerbread cookies off the dessert menu for only $10.00 each, with 100% of the proceeds benefiting Make-A-Wish Orange County and the Inland Empire.
The cookies can be decorated with frosting, sprinkles, and candies, and enjoyed while dining, taken home in a decorative bag, or given as a festive holiday gift [Read more]
On Monday, Nov. 4 (through Sunday, Dec. 29), The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf® will kick-off the season by rolling out its new holiday beverages: Toffee Nut Latte and Toffee Nut Ice Blended® drink.
The iconic Southern California-based specialty coffee and tea retailer—celebrating its milestone 50th anniversary in 2013—blends and brews in the holiday spirit to bring back customer favorites at participating The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf® stores including:
§ Peppermint Mocha Latte
§ Red Velvet Hot Cocoa
§ [Read more]
Orange County’s B. toffee has introduced B.oo Bites, small, individually wrapped pieces of B. toffee, perfect for Halloween parties and trick-or-treaters.
An order of B.oo Bites comes with 40 individually wrapped packages of B. toffee (your choice of milk chocolate or dark chocolate) priced at $9.99 (plus tax/shipping).
Orders must be placed by Wednesday, October 23rd to ensure delivery (by Friday, October 25th for local pick-up orders). Orders may be emailed to orders@Btoffee.com or placed via phone at [Read more]