The New Border Grill Stop

Trucks? Shucks! How about we make a pit stop at the Stop? Sure, you can find Border Grill at their Santa Monica restaurant and truck but now they opened a walk-up stop just… Continue reading

Eagle Rock: Four Cafe

Last week, I checked out Four Cafe for lunch. It’s been open for about two months and today there was a Blackboard Eats offer for 30% off dinner. Not a bad deal! Located… Continue reading

Minty Quickie

I’ve had some amazing meals recently but been crazed so I haven’t been able to blog in a week. I’ve been thinking about some of the memorable meals I’ve had and every now… Continue reading

Taste of the Nation Recap

Yesterday, I attended my first Taste of the Nation event. I had no idea what to really expect. I knew there were over 40 chefs from celebrated LA restaurants and that it was… Continue reading

Hot Bartender Crawl in SaMo- lineup

Hello ladies! It’s time for another Hot Bartender Crawl! A crawl brought to you by the Minty just for the ladies! It’s a bachelorette party without the bride and you’re invited! Come out… Continue reading

Hope for Firefighters

On Thursday, I attended Hope for Firefighters, an event benefiting Los Angeles Firemen’s Relief Association’s Widows, Orphans and Disabled Firemen’s Fund. The event was appropriately on Hope Street in Downtown Los Angeles. Last… Continue reading

TusCA at the Hyatt Regency OC

This week I found myself down south, past the Orange curtain, in the land of the Mouse. Near Disneyland lies the Hyatt Regency Orange County with their new TusCA restaurant. I found it… Continue reading

Celebrating LA Pride’s 40th Anniversary

Last night I attended Mayor John A. Heilman of West Hollywood’s reception for LA Pride at the London. It happened to be the 40th Anniversary for LA and the 25th for WeHo. In… Continue reading

There’s Spinach in Your Teeth

Anytime I go on a date, I think about Douglas Adams and his Hitch Hiker’s Guide to the Galaxy books. He talks about how even if you didn’t eat spinach that day, your… Continue reading

XIV is King

Last week, we arrived earlier than our dinner reservation at XIV so I thought we could take advantage of their happy hour.  I remember enjoying Vixen’s post about it and wanted to check… Continue reading