Category: Home & Family

Unplugging Yourself to Connect with Others

Do you find it difficult to sit through church without touching your phone?
Does technology tend to decrease your productivity?
Do you often check your phone for calls, emails, or texts?
If you answer yes to questions like these, you may be nomophobic …

The Best Locations for Taco Cart Catered Events

Matching food to place is the new trend in entertaining and event planning. But that might mean picking a menu before finding the place to serve it. Sometimes a party thrower might first choose a menu before figuring out where the party will be held. We live in a foodie culture where such practices aren’t considered unusual. But it’s really hard to properly serve duck…

Making Daily Choices to Love Your Spouse

Theresa had a ****** 18 years ago. She doesn’t have control over her hands the way she once did. She has a hard time doing simple things in life, like styling her own hair. When she goes to the beauty salon, she leaves with a smile. She feels beautiful…

The Ruby Street: A Unique Arts & Crafts Venue for Unique Events

This event venue, ideal for weddings and receptions, bears a history from another era. It has that thing that party planners look for: memorable details. More than a century ago the Arts & Crafts movement traveled from its birthplace in Great Britain to find a distinctively American expression in the Arroyo Seco area of Los Angeles. The architectural style is evident in the legions of…

Nine Questions to Manage Wedding Reception Catering Costs

There are many variables in hosting a wedding reception. This checklist can guide you to make critical decisions the affect the price of your big day. Planning a wedding sometime soon? The excitement of that should be part of the joy. But if you want to keep control of the costs, and make it a day you will treasure, try this list of questions with…

Corporate Event? Your Catering Company Should Mean Business

Catering to a business crowd is hospitality on steroids. Because so much work gets done in business socials, food service and incidentals need to be top notch. The importance of corporate hospitality has risen in recent years, so much so that some of the best universities offer MBAs that have everything to do with the topic. This might relate to the fact that a half-trillion…

An Enchanting Wedding at Greystone Mansion: Gardens

Holding a wedding at this Beverly Hills landmark is akin to creating your own piece of history. What was exclusive 100 years allows for a grand event today. Bridal couples who choose to hold their weddings at the Historic Greystone Mansion and Park might do so because of its sumptuous surroundings and rich history. Those are good enough reasons to make any occasion special. But…