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As COVID Restrictions Are Lifted, Hollywood Insiders Pick Their Favorite Restaurants

As New York and Los Angeles reopen and people are dining out, Variety asked industry insiders to recommend their favorite restaurants. Bon appétit! 1. Steven Canals, Co-creator, “Pose” Providence (5955 Melrose Ave., Los Angeles)  “I just love a tasting menu, and chef Michael Cimarusti is a superb chef. He really cares about the ingredients that […]
Tags: Food, New York, News, Lifestyle, Los Angeles, People News, Variety, George Takei, Our Town, Steven Canals, Michael Cimarusti, Steven Canals Co

An Introduction to Grown-Man Walkie-Talkies

A disaster hits your area. Cell and phone services are overloaded or down.  You can’t connect with your loved ones and friends to coordinate emergency plans.  Or can you? Thankfully, you have a backup method of communication: the handy two-way radio transceiver, known colloquially as the walkie-talkie.  Walkie-talkies may have been one of your favorite and most fun toys as a kid, but the more powerful, high-tech versions have true functional uses for grown-ups. Here in the United Sta...
Tags: Fcc, Life, Lifestyle, Walmart, United States, Gear, Disneyland, Joe, Murs, Disneyworld, CB, GMRS, CB radio, Family Radio Service, General Mobile Radio Service, Walkie

Costume Designer Arianne Phillips Gives Back to the Academy Museum

As a member of the Academy and a three-time Oscar nominee for her work in films including “Walk the Line,” “W.E.” and “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood,” costume designer Arianne Phillips makes no secret of her excitement — and support — for the opening of the Academy Museum of Motion Pictures on Sept. 30. […]
Tags: Fashion, Hollywood, News, Lifestyle, People News, Hedwig And The Angry Inch, Academy, Academy Museum, Academy Museum Of Motion Pictures, Yoox, Arianne Phillips

Two Beloved Hollywood Spas Offering Post-Pandemic Pampering

Surya Spa, Santa Monica Proper Hotel The recently opened Santa Monica outpost of ayurvedic guru to the stars Martha Soffer’s Surya Spa brings together ancient wellness principles and beauty treatments, cleanses, culinary classes, yoga and meditation. Clients: Gwyneth Paltrow, Kate Hudson, Beck What to expect: The Kelly Wearstler-designed 3,000-square-foot flagship consists of six treatment rooms, […]
Tags: Health, News, Lifestyle, Santa Monica, Our Town, Kelly Wearstler, Facile Dermatology + Boutique, Surya Spa, Hollywood Spas Offering Post, Martha Soffer, Kate Hudson Beck

Robert Redford lists ‘Horse Whisperer’ ranch for $4.9M

Actor-director Robert Redford just listed a Utah ranch that he named after his film "The Horse Whisperer" for $4.9 million.
Tags: Utah, Listings, Lifestyle, Radio, Luxury, The Wall Street Journal, Robert Redford, Natural Resources Defense Council, Windermere, Luxury Lens, Jaisa Bisho, Windermere Utah

Do You Read Financial Advice But Never Act on Them?

It’s hard to believe when I actually think about how long the site’s been around but has been dishing out financial advice for almost 14 years now. In a few short weeks, that’s 168 months of savings for those who followed us from the beginning. You know, try to live below your means, build an emergency fund to weather possible storms, and invest the rest. I know some of the advice seems pretty obvious sometimes. I mean, who doesn’t know that cutting out your cable and joining a se...
Tags: Verizon, Marketing, Lifestyle, Netflix, Sprint, Emma, Ting, Money Beliefs, Shopping Smart, AT T Ting, Heck You

West Hollywood Recovery Center, The Log Cabin Reopen for In-Person 12-Step Meetings

The West Hollywood Recovery Center and The Log Cabin have reopened for 12-step meetings. Both facilities — located across the street from one another on Robertson Boulevard at Melrose Avenue — have hosted dozens of weekly meetings but locked their doors at the onset of the pandemic. Most meetings offered virtual alternatives via Zoom. As […]
Tags: Health, News, Lifestyle, Recovery, Robertson Boulevard, Melrose Avenue, West Hollywood Log Cabin, West Hollywood Recovery Center

’50 Shades of Grey’ condo latest casualty of Trump Tower price cuts

What do "50 Shades of Grey," Portuguese soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo and Trump Tower all have in common? There's a lot to unpack here, folks.
Tags: Lifestyle, Listings, Luxury, Luxury Lens, Cristiano Ronaldo, EL James, Juventus, The New York Post

Lesson Learned: Giving 100% every time pays off

Real estate agents across the nation share stories of the lessons they’ve learned during their time in the industry. This week: Find out how Florida agent Dennis Bowers learned that every client is a potential game-changer with $70 million in referrals (from one client) to back it up.
Tags: Florida, Lifestyle, Service, Radio, Luxury, Teams, Agent, Columns, Naples, Lesson Learned, Luxury Lens, Christy Murdock, Dennis Bowers

Great Gifts to Show Your College Grad How Proud You Are of Them

Celebrate the college grad in your life with the perfect present.
Tags: Gift Guide, Lifestyle, Amazon Alexa, Echo Dot

Should You Finance an Engagement Ring?

You’ve finally decided that she’s “the one,” and you’re ready to pop the question. There’s only one problem: you don’t have enough cash to buy the engagement ring. You’re in a bind. Should you finance an expensive ring that she’ll love, save money and postpone your engagement, or buy a smaller ring that you can afford? There are pros and cons to all three of these options. Let’s take a look. Finance a Ring Sometimes love makes us do crazy things. And, since the average price of an engagement ...
Tags: Marketing, Lifestyle, Budgeting, Debt, Aj, Shane Co

Top 10 Gifts for Father’s Day 2021 (+ Giveaway!)

Dads aren’t usually very picky about Father’s Day presents — if you get them something, anything — they’re typically simply tickled pink that someone remembered them at all. Those low expectations are going work to your advantage this year — because this year, you’re not only going to remember to get your Pops something for Father’s Day, you’re going to come through with something truly fun, useful, and/or unique. For those looking to not only meet but exceed dear old Dad’s expectations, our fr...
Tags: Giveaways, Colorado, Life, Lifestyle, Dad, Rockies, Edc, Flint, Zion National Park, Huckberry, James Brand Pike, James Brand Simple, Readywares Tool, Snake River Farms Waygu Grilling Pack Give, American Wagyu Grilling Pack

Fairmont Miramar Hotel Celebrates 100th Birthday and Pride Month

Once the estate of Santa Monica founder Sen. John P. Jones, the luxe seaside Fairmont Miramar Hotel & Bungalows — featuring a palm-shaded pool, chic restaurant Fig and a spread of posh private bungalows — has played host to such golden-era Hollywood luminaries as Greta Garbo, Marilyn Monroe and Jimmy Stewart. Presidents John F. Kennedy […]
Tags: Travel, Hollywood, Lifestyle, Marilyn Monroe, John F Kennedy, Santa Monica, Jimmy Stewart, Fairmont Miramar Hotel, Fairmont Miramar Hotel Bungalows, Sen John P Jones, Greta Garbo Marilyn Monroe

12 Non-Extreme Ways to Save Money on Groceries

When it comes to grocery shopping, it seems like there are only two camps: the extreme couponing types who devote hours upon hours to cut their grocery bill to the absolute bone, and those who just want to get in and out of the grocery store quickly, never mind the savings. Count me in the latter group. Although I’m generally pretty frugal, grocery stores send out so many coupons with varying expiration dates that it just seems like an organizing nightmare. For frugal shoppers who don’t have ti...
Tags: Marketing, Lifestyle, Costco, Frugality, Shopping Smart, Amy Dacyczyn, Dacyczyn

Points to consider before Relocation to Dubai

There might be several reasons behind a person’s decision of relocation to Dubai. For instance it could be a better lifestyle, high salary, good education quality, or unemployment in your country. Relocation to Dubai is a good idea but you must take notice of a few things before moving in there. What to consider before […] The post Points to consider before Relocation to Dubai appeared first on Dubai Expat Blog.
Tags: Travel, Education, Lifestyle, Dubai, Salary, Deira, Living in Dubai, Karama, Daily Dubai, Dubai Jobs, Dubai Expat, Dubai Relocation

Pair of condos on Billionaires’ Row in Manhattan sells for $157.5M

A mystery buyer bought two condos at 220 Central Park South, one for $82.5 million and another for $75 million, in one of the biggest sales in the city's history.
Tags: Lifestyle, Listings, Luxury, Luxury Lens, 220 Central Park South, Igor Tulchinsky, Olshan Realty, Robert A.M. Stern, Vornado Realty Trust, Wall Street Journal

How to Successfully Handle Being a Female Breadwinner

For most of my life, my mother has been the sole breadwinner in our household. My dad has health issues and stopped working when I was a teenager. Seeing my mom work hard and pay for everything on her own was simultaneously inspiring and frustrating. I admired her hard work and her ability to bring home the bacon, but I had often wondered if this what she signed up for? The baby boomer generation grew up with shifting gender and career dynamics. Women were getting out of the kitchen and into th...
Tags: Motivation, Marketing, Lifestyle, Make Money, Don, Prince Charming, Money Beliefs, Farnoosh Torabi

It’s Pride Month! Here’s how Realtors can be an ally

Pick up the phone and call your representatives to encourage them to pass the Equality Act, which would go a long way in increasing the LGBT homeownership rate.
Tags: Opinion, Lgbt, Lifestyle, Radio, Agent, Pride, Select, Equality Act, Pride Month, LGBT homeowners, Ryan Weyandt, LGBTQ+ Real Estate Alliance

A Marilyn Monroe impersonator lives in the star’s one-time home

A present-day Marilyn Monroe impersonator is now living in the Hollywood Hills house that the starlet once rented herself in the 1950s
Tags: New York Post, Lifestyle, Radio, Luxury, Marilyn Monroe, Hollywood Hills, Tiktok, Luxury Lens, Jasmine Chiswell

Man offers discounted rent for dog-sitting, draws internet outrage

The Zillow listing for the three-bedroom Austin home, which was discovered by Reddit user u/KlutzyInflation, offers reduced rent to tenants willing to dog-sit the owner's 16-year-old black lab.
Tags: Technology, Lifestyle, Austin, Radio, Reddit, Zillow, Rentals, News Brief

The Ultimate Backyard Cookout & Desserts! BUNDLE!

I have big news!  My NEW E-Books are out! The Ultimate Backyard Cookout E-Book and DESSERTS! Quick & Easy Sweet Treats are now available! I’ve put together all of my favorite recipes that my family loves and that are guaranteed to be hits in your family, too, into these two new e-books!! The ULTIMATE BACKYARD... Read More The post The Ultimate Backyard Cookout & Desserts! BUNDLE! appeared first on All Things Mamma.
Tags: Ebooks, Parenting, Lifestyle, Recipes, Backyard Cookout

Lesson Learned: Play well with others

In this industry, collaborating with others instead of doing everything on your own pays off. Find out how Douglas Elliman's Jay Phillip Parker learned that real estate works best when it’s collaborative and cooperative.
Tags: Relationships, Lifestyle, Service, Radio, Collaboration, Agent, Columns, Douglas Elliman, Brokerage, Select, Cooperative, Lesson Learned, Jay Phillip Parker

Catch Up On Your Porsche’s Deferred Maintenance Before Heading Out On A Summer Road Trip

Things have been a little bit weird for the last 18 months. Chances are you didn’t get much of a chance to take your Porsche out for a good long trip in 2020, and as Coronavirus restrictions begin to ease around the country, it’s time to fire it up and take it for a rip to some distant locale, preferably a tropical one by the ocean, or a secluded cabin in the mountains. Summer is here, and there’s no better time than now to drive your Porsche. Here at FlatSixes, we always recommend driving your...
Tags: Lifestyle, Summer, Porsche, Autos, Road Trip, Death Valley, Prepare, Affiliate, Don, Porsche Maintenance Tips, CarParts, Porsche Sport Seat

The best decks in America are ready for summer

The winners of the 2020 North American Deck Competition may just inspire a warm weather backyard renovation thanks to wow-worthy designs that feature pools, colored lights, sunken fire pits and much more.
Tags: Design, Lifestyle, America, Radio, News Brief, North American Deck And Railing Association

Leonardo DiCaprio buys $7.1M house for his mom

The iconic actor from "Titanic" and "Wolf of Wall Street" just shelled out $7.1 million to buy a Los Feliz mansion for his mother.
Tags: Listings, Lifestyle, Radio, Luxury, Leonardo Dicaprio, Compass, Wolf, Los Feliz, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Irmelin Indenbirken, Justin Mikita, Hilton And Hyland, Luxury Lens, Brett Lawyer, Jennifer Akbari

Homeowner’s Airbnb ‘Hobbit House’ draws the ire of Warner Brothers

A woman in the Canadian province of British Columbia claims Warner Brothers asked her to remove reference to the 2012 "Hobbit" movie or the wider "Lord Of The Rings" franchise.
Tags: Technology, Lifestyle, The Hobbit, Radio, Airbnb, Lord Of The Rings, British Columbia, Rentals, Warner Brothers, The Canadian Press, Homeowner, News Brief, Hobbit House, Christina Le Comte, Airbnb ` Hobbit House

3 steps for reevaluating your business goals

Self-evaluation is always important. With limited hours in each day, real estate agents need to figure out how to maximize what they do best. Here are a few things to consider when updating your goals for the year.
Tags: Health, Lifestyle, Goal Setting, Service, Radio, Teams, Burnout, Agent, Well-being, Brokerage, Select, Achieving Goals, Work-life Integration, Amy Galvin, Referral Database

Lesson Learned: Be prepared to go with the flow

Real estate agents across the nation share stories of the lessons they’ve learned during their time in the industry. This week: Find out how UK native and Florida broker-owner Simon Isaacs learned to expect the unexpected.
Tags: Florida, UK, Lifestyle, Radio, Agent, Columns, Lesson Learned, Simon Isaacs, Christy Murdock Edgar

$300 light switches and $100K gold-leaf ceilings: Inside Marc Jacobs’ outrageous $1M home renovation

Before selling their much-photographed West Village apartment this winter, designer Marc Jacobs and husband Charly Defrancesco poured  a lot of money into it — $1.15 million, to be exact.
Tags: Listings, Lifestyle, Radio, Luxury, Bravo, Marc Jacobs, West Village, Select, Ryan Serhant, Charly DeFrancesco, Nest Seekers International, Luxury Lens, Donna Strugatz

Woman files complaint alleging discrimination in home appraisals

The valuations of an Indianapolis property owned by Carlette Duffy's, a Black woman, more than doubled when she removed anything from her home identifying her race.
Tags: Technology, Listings, Lifestyle, Indianapolis, Radio, Mortgage, Discrimination, The Associated Press, Select, News Brief, Appraisal, Comps, Black Homeownership, Fair Housing Laws, Race Appraisal Gap, Carlette Duffy