Why I love Civilization Coffee Bar

Civilization Coffee and Kitchen is back open in the Corporation Food Hall thats located in Downtown LA’s Fashion District, so take a look at the food and you’ll see exactly why I was excited that this place is once again open! Follow me on Instagram @30daysoftakeout for all my foodie adventures. #30daysoftakeout #30daysoftakeoutchallenge #civilizationcoffeeandkitchen #civilizationcoffeebar…

It’s Lonely Here In These Streets: COVID-19 DTLA Edition

48 hours before lockdown I head Downtown Los Angeles to document the effects the Corona Virus has on the city. With restaurant and business closures, a once vibrant and ressurging downtown is now a shadow of itself as we all brace ourselves for what is going to happen next. The remaining few restaurants that are…

An Open Letter From 30DaysofTakeout: 2020 Goals.

            Hello and a very merry happy New Year to everyone! I wish everyone a wonderful start to 2020 as the start of the New Year always marks a new beginning for us. We all have New Year’s resolutions that we hope will manifest themselves. This is not only the beginning of a new year,…

Follower Feature Series Spotlight: Claire from Miracle Mile

            I am thrilled to officially reveal the follow feature spotlight segment of @30daysoftakeout. Since my launch, the entire focus has been to make 30daysoftakeout a fully interactive online blog publication between my followers and myself. I believe wholeheartedly that engagement has to be a two way street for people to genuinely care about your…

From Naples to LA courtesy of Flame Pizzeria

An invite graciously accepted which led to reservations being made for two @flamepizzeriala! I’m happy I made it out for a great christmas eve dinner after @flamepizzeriala became fans of @30daysoftakeout. I had a chance to shake hands with owner and chef Richard Florczak whose over 20 year career as a premier private celebrity chef gained him notable…

Instagram Post- A Hidden Gem Restaurant: Szechwan Kitchen.

This one may not be in LA, but it still counts because it is LA county. I love that @leasinglifela and I stumbled onto this quaint hidden gem of a restaurant @szechwankitchen one day after carousing through @ikeausa. I love all the tastes and all of the authentic variety of dishes here. The cuisines are all excellent and prepared with…