Mexican Food Gets a California Twist at Lista’s Grill

Ruben and Kathy Evangelista founded Lista’s Grill as a family business back in the ‘70s, and it remains a labor of love today. Their family continues to dish out Southwestern fare that pulls from the specific cuisines of Colorado and the northern part of New Mexico. It’s not quite Tex-Mex or authentic Mexican food, but it shares […]

Three Seasonal Recipes to Make Right Now

It may not be farmers’ market season just yet, but there are still plenty of fruits and veggies in season in February. If you want to eat more seasonal produce this month, try one of these mouth-watering recipes. Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Warm Honey Glaze [Bon Appetit]Brussels sprouts are actually in season all winter long, […]

Surprise Your Valentine With Flowers From Always Blooming

If you’re looking for quality flowers here in Pasadena this Valentine’s Day, look no further than Always Blooming, a local florist and boutique. Family owned and operated, Always Blooming serves Pasadena and the surrounding area, including Crownsville, Curtis Bay, Gibson Island, Glen Burnie, and Millersville. And, with same-day delivery available, you can be sure to get […]

Simple Steps Toward a Tidier Closet

When living in an apartment—or any space where square footage is at a premium—the easiest way to combat clutter is to prevent it in the first place. Case in point: your apartment’s closet. With some strategic thinking and organizational know-how, it’s possible to stay one step ahead of those heaps of laundry and tangled messes […]

Satisfy a Sweet Tooth at Glazey Day Donuts

Glazey Days Donuts lives up to their tagline of “bite-sized happiness” with an array of miniature donuts. Despite their small size, Glazey Days’ tiny donuts pack a big punch of flavor.  Based out of Pasadena, Glazey Days Donuts operates with an inspiring mission: “making people happy…one bite at a time.” Their team travels in an eye-catching […]

How to Make Your New Year’s Resolutions a Reality in 2020

Enlist a friend. Recruit a friend or coworker to join you in your journey to your goal. By buddying up, you’ll have someone holding you accountable and depending on you for companionship and moral support. In the end, you’ll be less likely to throw in the towel. Take baby steps. Break your resolution down into smaller, more […]

Register Now for the Maryland Polar Bear Plunge

Starting your New Year’s resolution on January 1 is going to be tough. There are still cookies in the fridge, and the last thing you want to do is start exercising in a packed gym. Give yourself a few extra weeks to ease into 2020, and start your year the weekend of the Maryland Polar Bear […]

How to Host an Unforgettable New Year’s Eve Party

The fireworks, the drinks, the celebratory ambiance—what’s not to love about New Year’s Eve? If your idea of the perfect Dec. 31 includes all of the above—but not the uncomfortable formalwear and too-crowded bar scene—then consider hosting your own party on New Year’s Eve! Here are a few tips to help you host a party […]

Ring in 2020 With a California New Year’s Getaway

If you’re looking for a unique and fun way to celebrate the New Year, the California New Year’s Getaway — a five-day experience — offers just that. The tour, which runs from Dec. 29 to Jan. 2, offers a behind-the-scenes look at the famous Tournament of Roses Parade and an elegant New Year’s Eve dinner. On the […]

DIY Holiday Gifts They’ll Be Excited to Unwrap

Between the shopping and the parties, the hectic holiday season can really start to take its toll on your stamina—and your wallet! This year, keep your wallet full—and your stress level at a minimum—by making your own holiday gifts. Not only will your friends and family enjoy a meaningful gift made just for them, they’ll […]