L.A. classic with an Argentine flair

L ala’s Grill is quintessential L.A. On a Wednesday night, the place was crowded. A film crew was filming just outside the restaurant, while...

Relationships Happen: The one that got away

I was walking through Sierra Hall the other day when the sight of someone almost made me stop cold in my tracks. My...

Keep the love alive with your plaid

Oh plaid, it was so good in the beginning. Hot and heavy, I couldn’t get enough of you. But now your charm has started...

A taste of Cuba

As the door opened, a sensual aroma of citrus and garlic called my name. We were welcomed by two gentleman dressed in typical Cuban...

Relationships Happen: The complex realm of cheating

I personally don’t believe in cheating.  On tests.  At board games, card games, sports.  On taxes.  On a significant other.  But truth be told,...

How To: Reality TV not so real

Four-year-old girls running around in puffy sequined dresses with fake teeth.Beautiful young people fighting with each other over something that might have happened one...

Recession Living 101: Taming the animal print trend

I can’t help but cringe at the phrase “animal print trend.” Tacky Jane of the jungle dresses comes to mind.The truth is animal print...

End the night on a Brazilian note

It’s been a long night of club- hopping. The bartender has announced last call. You finish your drink and hop in a cab, wondering...

Who said we can’t be friends?

What came first, the chicken or the egg? If a tree falls in the woods and there’s no one around, does it make...

How To: It’s time to channel your inner child

Possibly one of my most memorable Christmas memories is waking up to an ocean of gifts in the living room. And I don’t...

Recession Living 101: Comfort reigns for CSUN fasion

Among our campus, there are three signature fashion styles for men and women.Women have a tendency of dressing casual, feminine or in layers. Men...

Greatness in the form of fried banana

I have come to love Thai food after moving to California from Hawaii. I especially love chicken satay and anything with snow peas in...