Pressed for time, the Skin Laundry hi-tech facial cleans skin in 15 minutes

Skin Laundry is an apropos name for a new breed of salon that offers the latest laser technology facials. As the name promises, the treatments clean the skin, at a deeper level than possible by other traditional  facials, and without the downtime of redness and breakouts. The treatments take about 15 minutes and are done [...]

By | 2017-03-29T19:49:33+00:00 March 29th, 2017|Beauty, Uncategorized|0 Comments

ROKU for sushi date night

ROKU restaurant on Sunset Blvd. in West Hollywood dashes the belief that you can only get authentic sushi at an underground, insiders’ sushi bar. While there may be a certain romanticism about dining at an dive sushi bar, there is much more to be said about enjoying the ambiance of a fine restaurant while also [...]

By | 2017-03-29T12:54:12+00:00 March 29th, 2017|Restaurants, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Fun food and drinks for finicky kids

If your kids are always saying “nothing sounds good” when it comes to food, add a little fun to their snacking experience with these treats, that might even be good for them. Super veggie pizza Do your kids claim they are allergic to vegetables?  Good luck getting them to each that spinach ice cream; but you [...]

By | 2017-03-25T08:57:18+00:00 March 25th, 2017|Food and beverage, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Grabbing green and staying PHur

As someone who endeavors to eliminate toxic chemicals from my home environment, I am always eager to try out new green and chemical-free products. I recently had the opportunity to sample two up-and-coming brands, Green Grab and PHur, and here is what I found. Getting on my green Grab Green brand, or GG as it [...]

By | 2017-03-17T16:25:07+00:00 March 17th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Cabela's celebrates the great outdoors, opens 86th store worldwide

Hunting, fishing and camping retailer hosts weekend fanfare with special guests, giveaways and family activities Mega outdoors outfitter Cabela's will open its newest location in Gainesville, Virginia, on March 9. The opening ceremonies begin at 9:45 with an archer slicing through a red ribbon with an arrow. When the doors open at 10 am, guests [...]

By | 2017-03-06T20:15:42+00:00 March 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Survey says viewers don’t want to hear about Trump or politics at Oscars

There’s plenty of surveys on the possible winners of the Oscars, but Pollfish conducted a survey of another kind, to find out opinions about politics and diversity at the Oscars.  Of course there's different views on why those polled feel the way they do, but in my view, it's not because we think actors and [...]

By | 2017-02-25T10:26:39+00:00 February 25th, 2017|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Best states for raising kids according to salary, housing, crime, jobs

For anyone considering a move out of state, here's a ranking of 2017's Best & Worst States to Raise a Family by WalletHub, a personal finance site. In order to determine the best states in which to put down family roots, WalletHub’s analysts compared the 50 states and the District of Columbia based on 40 key [...]

By | 2017-02-22T12:53:57+00:00 February 22nd, 2017|Uncategorized|1 Comment