Dining at The Beach House on Lovers Point

As part of the #LLBlogNotaConf FAM trip, Ann About Town was invited to dine at Beach House Lovers Point, in Pacific Grove, CA. Please note that all photos and opinions are my own. If you’re like me, when you go on vacation or are out of town for an event–a nice dinner out is not […]

Meet Carmel Honey Company Jake Reisdorf

As part of the 2017 #LLBlogNotaConf FAM trip, Ann About Town attended a a media Q & A event with Carmel Honey Company founder Jake Reisdorf. As part of this event, we received a gift bag; please note that all opinions are my own. As part of our LLBlogNotaConf activities this spring, we were introduced to […]

Comtemporary Art in Carmel Valley with Patricia Qualls

As part of the #LLBlogNotaConf FAM trip, Ann About Town attended a reception with contemporary artist, Patricia Qualls at her studio. Please note that all photos and opinions are my own. I have always had a love of art, and of spending time in art galleries. So it was very exciting for me to attend a […]

Hot Ruby Cranberry and Citrus Cocktail

Ann About Town was provided with Hot Ruby Cranberry and Citrus for review (and recipe experimentation) purposes. Please note that all opinions and photos are my own; and not to be used without my express permission. Living in Southern California, we don’t always have access to certain regional food and drinks. For instance, when I […]

Farmer’s Medley Dog Treats from Milk-Bone

Ann About Town (and my dogs) recently partnered with Milk-Bone to try their new Farmer’s Medley dog treats. We received a Farmer’s Medley package for review purposes. Please note that all opinions and photos are my own; and should not be used or copied without my express permission. With 2 dogs in my “fur-maly,” we […]

My Word of the Year for 2017

As a blogger, and even not as a blogger, January brings the beginning of a new year; and with that, the chance to review and renew our goals, directions and focus. In the last few years I’ve chosen words like Forward, Light, Stretch and Reboot. I’ve used these words in my daily life, in focusing […]

Sneaky Spinach Author Reading at Nékter Juice Bar in Costa Mesa

This post may contain affiliate links, which help support the publishing of this website. Alexis Schulze is debuting her first children’s book, Sneaky Spinach, aimed at encouraging young children and their families to eat healthier and live more active and balanced lives. Sneaky Spinach & Nekter Juice Bar In 2010, Alexiz Schulze and her husband […]

Odysseo brings Horsepower to The White Big Top

Ann About Town was provided with VIP Tickets to experience Odysseo by Cavalia in Irvine, California. Please note that all photographs and all opinions are my own. We were all bundled up against the chill of the evening as we pulled into the parking lot of the White Big Top. We arrived early, because we were both […]