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top 10 reasons we love the South Bay!

Beach City Life Style - top 10 reasons we love the South Bay!

Yesterday we asked our Twitter followers why they love living in the South Bay of L.A. So we thought we'd list our top 10 reasons why we do. Obviously the reason we devoted this website to highlighting all of our favorite things about the beach cities and this area of So Cal is because we think it's the greatest place on earth filled with amazing people, places, and things. We have way more than just 10 on our list, but for now here are our "first" 10 reason why we love it here: 

1. The weather! Typically in the seventies at all times. Yes, we could use more rain. Otherwise we have weather perfection on a daily basis. 

2. The restaurants - Where to we begin. There are old favorites and lots of new one popping up on a daily basis. So much so this is happening in our own backyard! Read more about top 10 reasons we love the South Bay!

sunshine yellow

Beach City Life Style - sunshine yellow

The color yellow always puts us in a good mood. It's appropriate (we think) to be inspired by all year round. Just like the sunshine, we want to see it everday! Here are a few items from around the web in our favorite color!  Read more about sunshine yellow

RADDISH

Beach City Life Style - RADDISH

Recently we were looking for unique gift items for kids and came across this amazing company RADDISH. Owner and creator Samantha Barnes believes learning to cook as a child inspires a lifelong pursuit of healthful eating, and that meals made together always taste better! She is passionate about teaching kids to cook, and encouraging families to eat together. Since 2006 Samantha has been in the business of finding ways to get kids more involved with what they eat. She started  Kitchen Kid which is the premier mobile culinary school for kids and families in the Los Angeles area. KItchen Kid offers things like in-home lessons and birthday parties, after-school enrichment classes in 30 schools, and deliciously fun summer camps. Read more about RADDISH

Hudson Home

Beach City Life Style - Hudson Home

Around the beach cities we're very lucky to be surrounded by so many talented and creative people. Those people bring their love for beach life into their work and are able to share it accordingly. Interior designer Shelley Hudson of Hudson Home lives a beach life by choice but works with clients beyond the beach bubble and the nice thing is that coming home everyday refreshes her work on a daily basis.

Hudson Home’s goal is to incorporate design principles including form, scale, symmetry, pattern, color, texture, and balance into a home with an intimate level of service unmatched by a larger corporate firm. The team of Los Angeles-based artisans—furniture and cabinetry builders, drapery workrooms, upholsterers, and lampshade designers—collaborates to infuse the style, taste, and personality of the client into each project. Read more about Hudson Home

Weekend Easter Dining

Beach City Life Style - Weekend Easter Dining

Our top 5 picks for a fun, fabulous Easter Sunday Brunch...

Flemings Steakhouse in El Segundo has created a special Sunday Easter Brunch menu with things like Lobster Bisque! 10:30am-2:pm call ahead! 

Doma Kitchen in  Redondo Beach 8am-2pm is celebrating their 1st Easter Sunday with some special recipes whipped up for a sweet Easter treat! 

Baleen Kitchen in Redondo Beach always gets is right with their waterfront dining and delicious menu options. 10:30-2:30 call ahead for reservations!

Cafe Del Rey in Marina Del Rey 10:30am -2:30pm is offering a THREE COURSE PRIX FIXE includes sparkling wine, mimosas, bloody mary’s or sparkling cider. Read more about Weekend Easter Dining

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