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Since Fortune Favours the Brave, be Brave and Bold! Your Soul Demands Nothing Less.

What lengths would you go to for breakthrough? You think this would be a relatively easy question to answer, right? The sad truth is most people aren't willing to take the often obvious steps necessar...

 

Santa Monica Welcomes Amplify Acupuncture, Traditional Chinese Medicine, to Main Street.

What a wonderful new addition to our capital of natural healing, Santa Monica. I found Amplify to be an interesting choice of name, because this haven is so serene, the only thing it ‘amplified’...

 

Clean Out Your Closet for Flair Cleaners'15th Annual Holiday Clothing and Shoe Drive November 24 - December 31

Flair Cleaners wants to help you make room for your #BlackFriday bargains by donating gently used or new clothing and shoes to the Flair Cleaners 15th Annual Holiday Clothing and Shoe Drive. Clothing...

 

Emporium Thai Helps You Focus On The Divine...... The Divine UCLA Shrimp Curry

From the outside, Emporium Thai looks like a typical hole in the wall. It's wedged between a dental pharmacy and a thai massage spa on a busy street in Westwood. Equipped with a neon sign and classic...

 

Santa Monica Seafood Festival Returns to The Pier! Holy Shrimp, this event Krill-ed it!

Holy Shrimp, this event Krill-ed it! Edible Skinny was lucky enough to check out 3rd Annual OFF THE HOOK Seafood Festival at the Santa Monica Pier! Presented by Capital One, this year's festival...

 

How We Deal With Hard Times Reflects Our Search for Spirituality

One of the biggest misconceptions about spirituality is that the reason for it is to make your life suddenly easier, better and possibly- perfect. Wouldn't that be lovely? While your life certainly...

 

A SamoHi Grad Takes Command of the International Space Station

It's not every day that astronauts circling the globe in theInternational Space Station (ISS) take time out from space walks and science missions to talk to elementary, middle school, high school,...

 

Man With 365 Starbucks Cards and 365 birthdates, gets a free Coffee Every Day

There is an apocryphal story going around social media, that a man has figured out how to game the system so every day is his birthday, at Starbucks' corporation's expense. "My neighbor bought 365...

 

NICU Babies Dress Up for Halloween in Costumes Inspired by Famous Children's Book Characters  

NICU Babies Dress Up for Halloween To earn her Girl Scout Silver Award, Santa Monica resident Emma Crawford and a friend, Ella Rose, have made tiny Halloween costumes for babies in Cedars-Sinai's Neon...

 

Chef George Geary discusses L.A.'s Legendary Restaurants:

Santa Monica Public Library is proud to present chef George Geary, author of L.A.'s Legendary Restaurants, on Thursday, November 9, 2017, at 7:00 pm, in the Main Library's Martin Luther King, Jr....

 

Laura E. Joss Appointed Superintendent of Golden Gate National Recreation Area

Today, acting National Park Service Director Michael T. Reynolds announced the selection of Laura E. Joss as superintendent of Golden Gate National Recreation Area in San Francisco. Joss currently...

 

Must Have For Flawless Harvest Makeup, and For Getting Over Summer Hair

Hello Autumn!!! Here at Edible Skinny we're ready for the Fall Festivities to start! Hello to Kids Back in School, Football Mums, and Starbucks adding Pumpkin to everything on their menu! So with...

 

Off The Hook: Santa Monica Seafood Rocks Lobsters, Clams Up For National Seafood Month

Thank Cod for National Seafood Month! Edible Skinny is super excited to be checking out the 3rd Annual OFF THE HOOK Seafood Festival which returns to the Santa Monica Pier on Saturday, October 14,...

 

The Father of the Anti-Vaccine Movement, Andrew Wakefield, Answers Questions in New Film

The mainstream media has called Dr. Andrew Wakefield, subject of the recently released "The Pathological Optimist," the "father of the anti-vaccine movement." Dr. Wakefield, who currently resides...

 

Newly renovated Westfield Century City opens with a bang

Wednesday the 3rd of October witnessed perhaps the most awaited of all re-openings of any mall in the US in recent times. High end shopping complex, Australian giant shopping brand, Westfield's...

 

momo Los Angeles Opens as Santa Monica's Best Loved Montana Ave Biz

Santa Monica, October 18th, 2017- momo Los Angeles is having both their third anniversary and launch party on Saturday, October 21, 2017 6-9pm. After an engineering degree, years of traveling and...

 

Poke Mon? Poke You? No Dude, it's Poke Me. Say "POE-Kay," Because They're Everywhere

You haven't been imagining it. There has been a crop of poke places popping up recently. And what is poke (pronounced "POE-kay"), exactly? Hailing from Hawaii, poke in Los Angeles is a sushi bowl...

 

YogaWorks On Montana Avenue Celebrates Thirtieth Anniversary

This week saw the land mark celebration of YogaWorks 30th Anniversary on Montana Avenue in Santa Monica. To celebrate this special day, they held a successful open house. Guests were served delicious...

 

Dove Soap Posts Provocative Ad on Facebook, Showing a Black Woman Becoming White.

Dove Soap, a division of Unilever, posted an ad on Twitter that many saw as racist. It shows a black woman removing a brown shirt to reveal a white woman. "I cannot conceive of how anyone at Dove...

 

Touring Torrance: Global Foodie Adventures All In One City

Last week ago, Edible Skinny was lucky enough to get to discover the world of Torrance, California, one bite at a time. Uncrowded and welcoming, Torrance is a secret stash of rich local experiences...

 

How The Miss America Pageant Became The Leading Scholarship Foundation In The World.. Yes The World!

Most people have a one sided view on pageants, which is they are all based on beauty, but this could not be further from the truth, I was absolutely amazed and impressed to learn that the...

 

LA Rams Game Day? Let's Rock the Wings from Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken!

Edible Skinny was lucky enough to be able to swing by again to the super delicious Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken last week to explore their new popular dish: wings. Specially marinated, coated i...

 

Join in the Fun with "Santa Monica Rocks," a Treasure Hunt in Santa Monica

Have you seen people around the city happily searching for painted rocks on sidewalks, beaches, and in stores and parks? They are playing "Santa Monica Rocks," the art-rock game launched by the Ten...

 

Face Forward Charity Gala Promises To Be, An Arabian Night To Remember

Face Forward charity co-founder trail blazer Deborah Alessi does not believe in doing things in half measures. If you met the beautiful, forceful Scottish import you would know in a matter of minutes...

 

After Her Mother Died, She Resolved to Fight Alzheimer's Disease With All Her Might

When Palm Springs native Judy Gelfand lost her life to Alzheimer's disease after her mother, Gertrude Glazer Jaffe, succumbed to the devastating disease as well, her family immediately resolved to...

 

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