Celebrating its 15th season, Downtown on Ice outdoor skating rink opens for the holiday season this month at picturesque Pershing Square. The facility is open every day (including holidays) beginning November 15 through January 21. Downtown on Ice offers the city’s lowest admission price of just $6 for admission and $2 for skate rental.
These are easy to-go snacks, which require a little planning preparation but not much. I use snap top containers or small Ziploc baggies and place them in an insulated bag. It’s great to keep these snacks on hand for those snack-craving emergencies.
Many Americans occasionally complain of having a lack of energy, and for some it’s a daily experience. Low energy levels can arise from a number of underlying factors, but poor diet and ongoing stress are the most likely culprits.
Green Festival, the nation's largest and most diverse sustainability event, returns to the LA Convention Center Saturday November 17 and Sunday, November 18. Los Angeles Green Festival promises to offer a strong sense of community, a diverse and trusted place for learning, and more. The event will feature an organic food court, an environmental film installation presented by the Sierra Club, hands-on DIY workshops, organic vegan and vegetarian cooking demonstrations, an organic beer and wine garden, live music, and a Green Marketplace for all of your holiday shopping needs. The Green Marketplace will showcase products and services from local, regional and national green and sustainable businesses and organizations.
Mac-n-Mo’s, a vegan baked goods company committed to producing healthy treats for kids and adults, has nearly doubled their retail distribution. Mac-n-Mo’s Morselicious Treats can now be found in the refrigerated department of Lassens’ in Thousand Oaks, Ventura, Simi Valley and Los Feliz; Mother’s Market with stores in Costa Mesa, Brea, Irvine, Huntington Beach, Laguna Woods, Santa Ana and Anaheim Hills; Co-Opportunity Natural Foods, Santa Monica; Erewhon Natural Foods in The Grove district, PC Greens, Malibu; Rainbow Acres, Marina Del Rey; Full of Life, Burbank; Maddy’s Market, Calabasas; and Sacramento Natural Foods Co-Op.
Melissa Costello, personal chef to celebrity fitness guru Tony Horton, creator of the highly popular workout system, P90X®, launches her debut cookbook, The Karma Chow Ultimate Cookbook: 125+ Plant-Based Vegan Recipes for a Fit, Happy, Healthy You, October 1. A Certified Nutritionist and Wellness Coach, the Los Angeles-based Costello is founder of Karma Chow, a web-based TV show, and creator of The Vital Life Cleanse.
With the holiday season quickly approaching, Los Angeles chef, nutritionist and wellness coach Melissa Costello offers up two healthy recipes sure to please your guests. Costello has just released her first cookbook.
The Agape International Spiritual Center will be hosting a virtual 26th Anniversary Gala on Friday, November 30 beginning at 7 p.m. Reverend Michael Bernard Beckwith will serve as host of “One Moment in Eternity.” Being a virtual event, attendees will join the streaming celebration online.
IOBELLA, an innovative body-shaping spa exclusively for women, recently opened in downtown Santa Monica near Wilshire Boulevard and 5th Street. Originated in Switzerland and evolved in Italy and Argentina, the facility, owned by Roxana Lissa, is IOBELLA’s first ever location in the United States.