Archive for November 2019

November Newsletter: Beverly Hills

November 25th, 2019

As we welcome the season of giving, our community is brimming with events, insights, and thanks. Read on for everything you should do this month and to discover the lifestyle tips curated just for you.

Local Events

Tatiana Trouve: On the Eve of Never Leaving

Gagosian is pleased to present On the Eve of Never Leaving, new drawings and sculptures by Tatiana Trouvé. This is her first exhibition in Los Angeles.  Monday–Saturday 10:00 am–6:00pm through January 11, 2020. Click here for my information.

Rodeo Drive Holiday Lighting Celebration

BOLD Holidays 2019 will kick off with a captivating Holiday Lighting Celebration along Rodeo Drive every Friday and Saturday starting November 15, 2019 from 5–8 p.m through December 21, 2019.

More information here.

Tips & Tricks

Every Inch of This Fashion PR Specialist’s L.A. Home Is Impeccably Styled

Although Bryan Smith has impeccable taste and has worked with some of today’s top red-carpet stylists, including Kate Young, Elizabeth Saltzman, and Karla Welch, he’s the first to admit that his strong sense of style doesn’t translate to interior design.

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How to Cook a Turkey Perfectly

Food 52’s Senior Editor Eric Kim is here to show you his favorite way to cook a turkey—from a home cook’s perspective—and it’s a lot simpler than you’d think.

November Newsletter: Brentwood

November 18th, 2019

As we welcome the season of giving, our community is brimming with events, insights, and thanks. Read on for everything you should do this month and to discover the lifestyle tips curated just for you.

 

Real Estate News

Los Angeles Quarterly Market Insights Report

We’re proud to introduce the Compass 2019 Q3 Real Estate Market Report! Click HERE to read up on the trends and key developments observed in the Los Angeles housing market throughout Q3 2019.

Local Events

2019 Pacific Palisades Turkey Trot

The 7th Annual Palisades Funding Turkey Trot is here once again! Join your neighbors for a beautiful run on Thanksgiving morning.

Distance: 5K and 10K

Time: 7:30AM – 11AM

Race Begins: 8:15AM

For event details or to register, click here!

Los Angeles Auto Show 2019

One of the world’s largest auto shows with 1,000 vehicles will return over Thanksgiving week, November 22 – December 1, 2019 at the LA Convention Center.  The LA Auto Show is your one-stop-shop for comparison shopping cars, trucks, SUVs, electric vehicles and more without any sales pressure. Whether it’s new vehicle shopping, free test drives, experiencing the latest tech or exploring an assortment of customized rides and exotics, there is something for everyone at the show. Click here for tickets.

Tips & Tricks

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20+ Crisp Fall Cocktails to Keep you Cozy all Season

It’s officially time to mourn the days of frosé and prosecco, and warm up as the weather cools down with a perfectly seasonal fall cocktail. From sweet cidertinis to cozy mulled wine, these delicious autumn drinks bring out the best of the season’s flavors.

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These 3 Nonna-Approved Pasta Dishes Are as Comforting as It Gets

 The famous holiday cookie, the winter stew, the hearty lasagna—most families have at least once recipe that’s been passed down from generation to generation and subsequently imprinted in everyone’s memories. Think about it: Few meals in life are as special as the ones our grandmothers taught us how to cook.

November Newsletter: Santa Monica

November 11th, 2019

As we welcome the season of giving, our community is brimming with events, insights, and thanks. Read on for everything you should do this month and to discover the lifestyle tips curated just for you!

 

Local Events

Santa Monica Turkey Trot

It’s time for the Turkey Trot 5k, 10k, 15k, Half Marathon! Celebrate Thanksgiving morning and earn a medal before the Thanksgiving festivities! This is on Thursday, November 28th!

Ice at Santa Monica

Every holiday season Downtown Santa Monica brings a little ice to our beachside community, transforming the corner of Fifth Street and Arizona Avenue into the winter wonderland known as Ice at Santa Monica, an 8,000-square-foot ice-skating rink.

Mixology Class Featuring Mezcal Cocktails at Margo’s in Santa Monica

Mixology Class Featuring Mezcal Cocktails at Margo’s in Santa Monica

Join Margo’s on Thursday, November 14th for our mixology class featuring mezcal cocktails! The interactive, hands-on class, will teach the tips and tricks on how to craft three mezcal cocktails. Guests will enjoy their three cocktails alongside three courses of dishes, themed to go along with the evening. Seating is very limited! Get your tickets now.

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Photos with Santa at Santa Monica Place

Visit Santa Claus at his ocean-side workshop in Center Plaza at Santa Monica Place and snap a picture. Photo packages available for purchase. Make reservations online at SantaMonicaPlace.com.
Monday – Saturday 12pm-8pm Sunday from 11am- 7pm

Santa Monica Airport Antique Market

Noted as One of the Top Ten “Flea Markets’ in America, visit the Santa Monica Airport Antique Market, a fun outdoor (and dog-friendly!) market full of many great dealers with furniture, antiques, collectibles, art, vintage clothes, jewelry, rugs and much more.

 

Tips & Tricks

No-Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars for Thanksgiving & Beyond

Instead of pumpkin pie or even pumpkin cheesecake (which begs to be cooked in a water bath), you could and should make a no-bake pumpkin cheesecake. This involves little more than pressing a crumb crust (blitzed graham crackers, melted butter, sugar, and an unshy amount of salt) in a pan, pouring a food-processed pumpkin custard on top, then sticking the pan in the fridge until you’re ready to serve.

How to Pick a Candle to Fit Any and Every Mood

Candles are one of life’s simple luxuries that most of us just love to indulge in. While many of us are drawn to specific scents because of our individual preferences, there are other things you should consider before investing in a new candle—like your mood.