Krista Allen

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Don't Read When Hungry! Here Are Our Most Popular Food Lists of 2016

L.A. Weekly<p>Pasadena is a unique combination of old-money and blue-collar sensibilities, full of tasteful institutions and down-home charm, with a …

10 Best New Restaurants in Los Angeles 2016

Part of the restaurant's conceit is that it features only ingredients sourced from California. As you'd imagine from a kitchen whose boundaries lie …

Giant Outdoor Lamps

Anglepoise adds to its popular collection of Giant Lamps, they’re now bringing the Giant lamp to the outdoors with the Original 1227 Giant Outdoor …

Do Battle With Koreatown's Spiciest Dish at Yup Dduk L.A.

At most restaurants, ordering a dish "mild" ideally means the heat level will be minimal – or at least won't make your nose run like a leaky …

10 Healthy Westside Breakfast Spots in Los Angeles

If you’re thinking of hitting the Westside early this weekend for some yoga, hiking and healthy eating, then you’ll need to plan a well-balanced breakfast as well. After dominating your workout, check out these breakfast spots that make healthy food feel less like a chore and more like a treat. …

LA's Finest Korean Barbecue Restaurants, 2018 Edition

Like the smell of charcoal and soju on one’s shirt in the morning, Korean barbecue has stuck around and become an integral part of L.A.'s culinary (and cultural) fabric. Why? There's just something primal about grilled meat, about watching rosy-red slabs of impossibly well-marbled beef hissing atop …

Los Angeles Restaurants With the Most Stunning Design

Otium, designed in conjunction with Studio UNTLD, House of Honey, and Osvaldo Maiozzi, represents a new kind of look for the casual, but upscale dining culture the city is currently enjoying. House of Honey's Tamara Kaye-Honey was looking for a cohesive feel for diners who walked into the …

Here's Where the New York Times Thinks You Should Have Breakfast in LA

As if right on cue, the <i>New York Times</i> has decided to cover all things breakfast. Foregoing the fact that, well, it's been done, the East Coast newspaper of record decided to spend some time on the sunnier side, exploring L.A.'s prodigious morning food scene. And yes, they wasted no time in citing …

23 Fantastic Wine Bars to Sip, Swirl, and Drink in Los Angeles, Updated

Some of the best winemaking regions on earth are in Los Angeles's backyard. The Napa Valley Cabernet and Central Valley Pinot Noir have become as essential to California's cuisine as our fresh produce. As such, the city is brimming with sommeliers excited to introduce us to the more unique wine …

The Goldster Hits Charcoal Venice and Loves All the Vegetables

This week, Jonathan Gold leads his review by saying that he wasn't trying to troll one of his dining companions. That's because he brought the vegetarian diner friend to <b>Charcoal</b>, Josiah Citrin's new backyard barbecue of a restaurant that's really an excuse to serve high quality grilled meats. But …

Three Bars to Try This Weekend in Los Angeles

<i>By the time Friday finally comes around, we here at Eater LA start to get pretty darn thirsty. After drinking our way around town, we're here to be your guide to the city's best watering holes, whether it be a craft beer mecca or a hidden speakeasy for cult rums. Yup, we've officially become your</i> …

Five Restaurants to Try This Weekend in Los Angeles

<i>You probably think of the same question every weekend: where should I eat? Well, every week Eater LA will compile a handy dandy set of recommendations right here to answer that very question. Here now, five places to try this weekend in Los Angeles. (And if you need some ideas on where to drink,</i> …

Top 10 Experiences in Istria, Croatia

Stunning coastlines, charming medieval towns and villages, ancient Roman architecture, rolling vineyards, and delicious cuisine are just a few …

The Turks and Caicos Islands’ Top 14 Experiences

From gorgeous sunsets to luxury resorts, the Turks and Caicos Islands offer terrific experiences that should be on every traveler’s list. Here are …

10 Beautifully Preserved Historic Hotels in Barcelona

The Spanish poet and playwright Federico García Lorca once said, “In Spain, the dead are more alive than the dead of any other country in the world.” …

Long Weekend in Moab, Utah

Moab is known as the adventure capital of Utah thanks to its “slickrock” mountain biking trails and white-water rafting along the Colorado River. …

Kauai’s 10 Best Views

Nicknamed the Garden Island, Kauai embodies Hawaii’s wild side, its untamed greenery, misty peaks, glittering waterfalls, and seemingly endless …

Your Ultimate Guide To January: 20 Cool Events Happening In Los Angeles

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The Top 10 Genius Recipes of 2015 (+ the Ones I'm Hunting in 2016)

Behold! These are the ten Genius Recipes you all (and we all) loved the most in 2015. There aren't too many surprises here—chewy-crisp chocolate chip cookies that happen to be vegan, magically creamy scrambled eggs, and three kinds of chicken (two of them cooked in milk, you smart creatures!). I …

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The 10 Best New Restaurants in Los Angeles 2015

Steamed buns with roast pork belly at Everson Royce Bar<p>Anne Fishbein<p><b>10. Everson Royce Bar</b><br>What do you get when you take one of the city’s most …

Your Must-Listen Podcast Playlist For 2016

Serial was just the beginning: here’s what you should listen to next—helpfully arranged by what you already like.<p>A recent study by the Pew Research Center revealed that less than half of Americans have ever heard of podcasts, and of those, 17 percent only listen to one show. That’s a shame, because …

The Lower-Body Shredder

If your leg muscles aren’t screaming by the end of this, you weren’t doing it right<p>You need to lift heavy if you want to build serious muscle size. But you also need to create metabolic stress by increasing the time your muscles are under tension. If you don’t, you’re leaving gains on the table.<p>The …

The A-Z of Superfood Recipes

It's hard to dispute that they taste damn good with these 26 delicious recipes jam packed with them.<p>Even if you don't totally believe in the health benefits of superfoods, it's hard to dispute that they taste damn good with these 26 delicious recipes jam packed with them.<p><b>Avocado Spaghetti Sauce</b><p><b>Beet</b> …

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7 Books Arianna Huffington Wants You to Read for Personal Growth

If you're in danger of burning out, these books could change your life.<p>In a society where a lack of sleep and burnout are worn as badges of honor, Arianna Huffington knows that there is a better way to find success and happiness.<p>While Huffington acknowledges that some people succeed despite …

Your Ultimate Guide to May: 20 Cool Events Happening in Los Angeles

<i>We found a number of notable happenings in May to help plan your social calendar. Read on for all our event picks and details. If you want other</i> …

16 Coconut Oil Uses You Might Not Have Heard Of

As useful as WD40 and much more edible, coconut oil is a powerhouse. In fact, just one jar of the stuff can replace several household staples, from …

The Best Drugstore Concealers

We’ve recently tested a popular economic rule that states that what one saves by buying drugstore mascara, one must then spend $70 on concealer. …