Posts filed under: Long Beach

It wasn’t quite a quorum at our latest Ladies Who Dine outing, but a decent number of Ladies got themselves over for our May trip to Long Beach’s Roe Seafood....
When your grown child takes you out to dinner using the funds from her first full-time job paycheck, you know you’ve done something right. I think that’s a pretty good...
Getting together the Ladies Who Dine – all of the Ladies Who Dine – is a near impossible task. While well fed, these Ladies are busy. They have children. They...
Let’s take things back to a simpler time, when our president was still sane and Donald Trump was just that terrible man who, somehow, seemed to be leading the Republican...
I’m sooooo excited for the Super Bowl. Not because my favorite team is playing (do I even have one?). And not because I’m getting up before the bulging crack of day...
Full disclosure – this is my effort at playing catch up. The year that 2017 follows (I dare not say its name) proved challenging for me, personally and otherwise. Still,...
Just a speedy little post to ring in the new year (a few days early), and the newest corner in Long Beach to get your grub on. Steelhead Coffee just...
Afters is a place I’d heard about plenty of times (thanks to Instagram) but never wanted to try. You see, I’m not impressed with food fads. Or at least I...
Fuego is the prescription for a lot of ailments – tough times at work, bad hair days, spats with lovers and ex-lovers. Its healing powers come via a combination of sassy drinks,...
March was the last hope for El Niño hitting Long Beach, with several of us Ladies poised (in fancy rain boots) to respond with our City partners to the massive...
I got the news in the drive-thru, the cashier asking me how my day was. Great, and from me to her was the courtesy, How’s yours? Tired, she told me....
Simmzy’s is a Dianderthal regular. I crave their pizza, their fries, their prime patio seating. It’s perfect for lunch, and even better in the evening when you can chug a...
The post-race meal can be a tricky one. On the one hand, after finishing a long run, you’re willing and ready to eat anything caloric: steamed liver, curried beets (is...
CLOSED I’ll start with the truth. Whistle Stop first caught my interest purely on aesthetics. It’s cute. Rustic and charming and contemporary all at once with a little LB edge....
Back in 1989 (before I was legal, when I still wore acid washed clothing), California Cooler was my drink of choice. A few years later, I’d move on to margaritas, Midori...