Men’s Denim Style

Versatile, timeless and comfy chic, men's denim style is a fall staple that no self-respecting stylish guy should be without. Case in point, washes are as varied as the pieces and silhouettes, a melodic shaded rainbow of grays and blues that make up tops and bottoms for a wardrobe suited for casual hang arounds or dinners out. Even more, remember, there is no such thing as just one perfect pair ...

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Dining out in L.A.

Some of our favorite spots around your favorite towns for dining out in L.A. A-FRAME RESTAURANT A-Frame restaurant, housed in a former iHop, is another success by Chef Roy Choi, of food truck trend fame. Many of the entrees are signature aloha fare but have his creative flare. Must-tries when dining out in L.A. include the Furikake Kettle Corn, served, literally dumped on parchment paper on the table. Another favorite is Loco ...

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Datebook: Happenings around town (and those close by)

Happenings around town (and those close by) May Effervescence Festival: Grand Champagne Tasting The Line Hotel 3515 Wilshire Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90010 Hosted at The Line Hotel, in LA’s trendy Koreatown district, the walk-around Grand Champagne Tasting will offer guests an opportunity to taste and converse with the winemakers, owners and representatives from renowned Champagne houses. Master classes will be led by Champagne experts, focusing on the terroirs of Champagne. 213.381.7411 May 5 43rd Annual Thousand Oaks ...

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Perfect Arizona Vacation

Arizona is among the most diverse of the United States. The natural wonders in its parks and mountain ranges leave visitors breathless. The region is home to tall red rock forms, an endless sky and colorful desert sunsets. People also visit Arizona to explore ancient sites and pueblo ruins. Native American history makes this spot a sacred and revered place. Plus the city of Scottsdale offers calmness, adventure and luxury ...

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Planning a Family

Many times in life when you have a plan, it's a whole lot easier to be successful. Pregnancy and planning a family is a great example! Planning ahead for this momentous event is one of the best gifts you can give yourself and your partner. It's never too soon to begin. Working on your health in advance will significantly increase your chances of a healthy pregnancy and a healthy baby. ...

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Get Zen with Unique Spa Treatments

Spa trips are multi-purpose. They restore, relax, pamper or just to get zen with unique spa treatments. Almost as key as our fave  treatments are where we go to get them done. The following spots rank high on our list of perfect places to get zen with unique spa treatments. Four Seasons Jackson Hole The spa at the Four Seasons Resort and Residence in Jackson Hole, Wyoming offers total relaxation. In addition, ...

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Men’s Health Matters

When it comes to cancer awareness, ,because it is so well publicized, most of us think of breast cancer and the pink ribbon. Campaigns for breast cancer, which affects more women than any other type, have been highly visible and thankfully embraced. However, the cancers that most affect men—prostate and testicular—do not receive nearly the same amount of needed publicity. For example, many don’t realize that like breast exams for women, ...

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Unplug on the Run

Unplug on the Run Quick Fix Meditation at a Sleek LA Studio You eat right, exercise, go to the doctor, take vitamins and more—all the best things to do for your body. Good for you. But what about your mental well-being and stress level? Many of the aforementioned exercises may touch on that as well, but perhaps the best thing you can do is breathe, just breathe (as Faith Hill says). Meditation has ...

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Making “Scents” of Home Fragrance

Every house has a scent. Whether it’s the sweet aroma of fresh baked banana bread in the home of an avid baker, the citrus smell of lemon cleanser or the wafting scent of a candle brought home from faraway travels, scent can conjure up a number of feelings such as nostalgia, calmness, joy and peace. Finding an aroma that fits into your home, whether it’s a familiar scent from your ...

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