Chieli Minucci and the Special EFX will perform with an all-star group in Folsom this spring, and tickets are on sale now. Minucci is the leader of the Grammy-nominated contemporary jazz group, Special EFX which formed in 1982. Minucci’s all-stars include the soulful R&B vocalist Elliott Yamin, Grammy winning saxophonist Eric Marienthal, Karen Briggs on violin […]
Growing up, I always wanted to visit New York City. I visited family in Upstate New York several times as a kid and I loved everything about it, from the changing of the trees in the Fall to the fresh air to the deer that freely wandered in my grandparents’ yard. I always longed to […]
This book is releasing on May 7, 2019
The history books say I died.
They don’t know the half of it.
Anastasia “Nastya” Romanov was given a single mission: to smuggle an ancient spell into her suitcase on her way to exile in Siberia. It might be her family’s only salvation. But the leader of the Bolshevik army is after them . . . and he’s hunted Romanov before.
Nastya’s only chances of saving herself and her family are either to release the spell and deal with the consequences, or to enlist help from Zash, the handsome soldier who doesn’t act like the average Bolshevik. Nastya’s only dabbled in magic, but it doesn’t frighten her half as much as her growing attraction for Zash. She likes him. She thinks he might even like her . . .
That is, until she’s on one side of a firing squad . . . and he’s on the other.
In “From the Archives, Out of the Darkness: A Review of Huong Ngo at Aspect/Ratio Projects”, Anastasia Tinari discusses artist Huong Ngo’s exhibit “Reap the Whirlwind”. Ngo’s exhibit is centered around revolutionary Vietnamese women in the early 20th century and is displayed in a very multi-modal fashion. In this review, there are a few key […]
And the Oscar goes to… yep, it’s Meryl Streep again. Over the past 91 years, many stars like Meryl, Jack Nicholson and more have cleaned up at the Academy Awards, so find out who has won the most!
You won’t have to wait until the upcoming season of Keeping Up With the Kardashians to find out on all the latest drama in the Kardashian-Jenner world—just look on social media. Earlier this week, news broke that Jordyn Woods, Kylie Jenner’s best friend, allegedly hooked up with Tristan Thompson, Khloé Kardashian’s boyfriend and the father […]
Photo by HENCE THE BOOM on Unsplash This week, I want to illustrate that sometimes, although we might we feel like there is a world between us and what we want to achieve, the gap is not that big. US tennis player Danielle Collins was the revelation of the women Australian Open Grand Slam tournament, […]
Last week Broadway San Diego announced their amazing new season, but as a surprise they also had Alyssa Joy Fox who is the standby Elsa on Broadway to come and sing to end the event on a (literal) high note! Before she rushed back to New York, where she is performing in the title role […]
Let’s talk character dining! There are so many dining options but if you are thinking of a character dining experience, here are my favorites! 1900 Park Fare Located in The Grand Floridian Resort, you are in for a one of a kind experience! This is my husband’s and my FAVORITE, we book this every single […]
Reviewing some products I kept putting off lol.
Yep you read that right. The Sultry palette from Anastasia Beverly Hills is on sale at Sephora! $27 instead of $45. Get it here. Have you been wanting to try it? Get it for your collection? Now’s the time. That is all.