Category Archives: Kid Friendly

Day #35 Chado Tea Room Pasadena

Chado Tea Room will always have a special place in my heart because my bridal shower was at the West Hollywood location.. although that location closed last year:(.    For $18 you get 4 mini sandwiches, a scone, a pot … Continue reading

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Day #33 Oscars Outdoors

I’m down to my last weekend in L.A. and I thought I would post about a few of the things I did over the past month that I never got around to including in this blog.  The Academy of Motion … Continue reading

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Day #30 Hike up to Hollywood Sign

There are many ways to hike around the Hollywood sign and Lake Hollywood, but you have to be with a local or do some research online to know where to go.   Most of the access points to the trails … Continue reading

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Day #28 Queen Mary in Long Beach

The Queen Mary is interesting to see, but I think if I were to go back I would go on Halloween or for one of the haunted tours ($40 nightly).  If you opt not to take the tour, you can … Continue reading

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Day #27 Catalina Island

I was lucky to get to Catalina Island before my move.    It is hard to believe you are still in Los Angeles County when you’re on Catalina Island.    This is by far one of the most beautiful and … Continue reading

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Day #25 Palms Thai: Home of the MIA Thai Elvis

Palms Thai used to be one of the most popular places to eat in Thai Town because of the nightly performances by “Thai Elvis.”  I had read online that Thai Elvis was MIA, but the Palm Thai website referenced him … Continue reading

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Day #23 Larchmont Village

I had never spent any time in Larchmont Village and I had a lunch in the area today so I checked out the neighborhood a bit.  Larchmont has the feel of a small town except parking is impossible (even on … Continue reading

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