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New Orleans - 11/21/15 - Commander's Palace, Sazerac Bar, and Square Root

Commander’s Palace
Not having been on previous visits, I thought I needed to visit Commander’s Palace at least once in my lifetime.  While I love the history of this place and that so many chef’s have passed through and gone on to great things, it is unfortunately too touristy and felt a bit like hotel food. 199 more words


Yoga and Mimosas with Corepower at The Roosevelt Hotel

At a Glance:

Website: http://www.corepoweryoga.com
Address: 7000 Hollywood Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90028
Length: 60 minutes
Price: free
Sweat: medium
Energy: low

The best thing about Los Angeles is that it is perfect year-round for outdoor workouts. 399 more words

Los Angeles

Jeremy Scott Premier, The People's Designer

The red carpet was blazing with cameras on Hollywood Boulevard for the premier of the two hour documentary film called The People’s Designer about American fashion designer… 832 more words


Ravishing Roosevelt Hotel

It’s Sunday evening here in Chicago.  I’ve been in a rather reminiscing mood all day today.  I was thinking back to incredible vacation we had last year in Los Angeles and Long Beach, California.  203 more words


Oh Those French

Apparently even Parisians have fashion lapses from time to time. Janet Flanner (Genêt) reported with some alarm a “curious phenomenon” from Paris in the Oct. 24, 1925 issue of… 747 more words

The New Yorker Magazine

Layover at Home: An Unexpected 24 Hours in New Orleans

An unexpected layover in New Orleans. Just because I live here doesn’t mean I can’t be a tourist…

6:30 a.m.—Louis Armstrong International Airport

“It’s because you’re flying tomorrow,” said the ticket agent, who was making it clear what I already knew: that this whole situation was my fault. 2,809 more words


The Lobby is Amazing


All pictures can be found on my Instagram.