The Perfect Pop-Up

If you haven’t tried the pop-up dinner at our Stripe Café yet, you are really missing a treat! Just to whet your appetite a little, here are a few of the dishes from the last pop-up dinner in February. 1st Course Beets Goat Yogurt, Crispy Bread Pudding, Meyer Lemon, Vanilla 1st Course Yellowtail Crudo Radishes, Radish Sprouts, White Soy, Crispy Garlic, Charred Lime 2nd Course Braised Rabbit Hand M… Read More

L’Chaim Glatt Kosher Catering and Events

Did you know that we have a whole division within the company devoted to kosher celebrations? In 2010, TGIS launched L’Chaim Glatt Kosher Catering and Events. The L’Chaim Glatt Kosher kitchen, in accordance with Jewish law, is housed in a separate off-site facility. It was built according to the most rigorous standards of kashrut (kosher laws) and is maintained under the supervision of a certified… Read More

Love is Sweet – A Modern Garden Party

Every year at The Museum of Latin American Art, WeddingWire LA hosts an afternoon event for newly engaged couples to come and check out the various vendors in the areas. We love participating each year and seeing the joy in all the couples faces as the peruse the various vendors and options they will have for their upcoming wedding. The theme this year was “Modern Garden Party.” It took place last… Read More

The Color of Cuisine

Have you been to the Stripe Café yet? For those of you not yet in the know, the Stripe Café is located in Palos Verdes at the Palos Verdes Art Center. The small cafe is all about blending vintage roots with modern sensibilities providing approachable honest food from a chef-driven kitchen. The regular business hours are 11am – 2:30pm, Monday through Saturday. Call 310.541.2479 or email stripecafe@… Read More

Superbowl 2016

What’s more fun that going to a Super Bowl party? Planning the party! Football fans are FUN! And working the best party of the year is one of the coolest things you can do. Here are a few shots from a party we did in Laguna Niguel last Sunday.

The Birthday Bash

Last Saturday may have been a little gray and drizzly but that didn’t dampen the fabulous 18th birthday party celebration for Natalia! The setting was just perfect in the backyard of the family home. In addition to seating for dinner there was a hip yet cozy lounge pod for mingling. Happy 18th Birthday Natalia! We were so happy to be part of the celebration. _______________________________________… Read More

Vanessa Comes of Age

One of the most special times in life is when your children reach their mile stones. In some ways the events are more precious and memorable for the parents than the young honorees. Vanessa’s Bat Mitzvah was no exception. The day at the Los Angeles temple was sweet, memorable and of course FUN for the young teens and adults. The lounge areas were cool and modern with violet and blue hues to set th… Read More

Mercedez-Benz Magic

A few of the shots from the Long Beach Mercedez-Benz Holiday luncheon last month. Nothing says Christmas like a shiny red car and the real Santa Claus!

Magical Winter Wedding

The season is not only busy with holiday affairs but birthdays, life events and of course – Winter Weddings. This beautiful white, blue and silver inspired wedding was at the Los Verdes Golf Course recently. The effect was classic and romantic. The decor was simple and elegant! Mini Petron Margaritas and Pork Belly Tacos. Spicy Chicken Wonton Cups. Ensalada Caprese Pipettes. Buffalo Mozzarella, Ba… Read More

Amazing Women 2015

Talk about news! I am so honored and humbled to share that last week, I was honored to be elected one of the Amazing Women of the year by the Long Beach Press-Telegram! in the business/Entrepreneur category. In one word, all I can say is GRATEFUL. I owe it all to my amazing family, my supportive husband and an all star team that makes going to work each day a blessing. The article they published w… Read More