Local Entrepreneur Spotlight: Marianne Wilson Photography

We absolutely love supporting local businesses and entrepreneurs in the 805 area — which is one of the main reasons we started our blog back in April 2014! So over the next few weeks, we are taking time to share some of our favorite 805 entrepreneurs/businesses 🙂 Today we are speaking with Marianne Wilson Photography (who… Continue reading

Patriotic Party {Local Entrepreneur: Down Emery Lane}

Part of the fun at LocalLove805 is meeting new people with similar interests and discovering new local businesses. We recently discovered Down Emery Lane, a local party planning business and service based in the 805 area. The founder, Jaclyn, reached out to us recently to share her story (as well as some adorable ideas for throwing a… Continue reading

A morning well spent … {Global Wellness Day}

Here’a a look at our Saturday, which started off with an outdoor yoga session and juice tasting at Four Seasons Westlake Village for Global Wellness Day. You can find more pics and deets on our Facebook page and Instagram account!Former NFL star, Keith Mitchell, led a yoga and mediation session outside in the beautifully landscaped pagoda. Not only is he… Continue reading

The Cash Can Namast’ay in Your Wallet {Free Yoga}

Nothing can make you feel more centered and stress-free than knowing you are saving money and getting healthy, right? Every Sunday in May (May 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, and 29th) from 9:30-10:30, lululemon athletica and Kreation Organic are sponsoring free outdoor yoga! And helloooo, cherry on top: they will also be offering juice samplings, special in-store discounts, and weekly… Continue reading

Five Friday Faves {This Week’s Edition}

1. Who’s hungry?! Don’t forget that this week (and next) is dineLA’s Restaurant Week, and Santa Ynez’s Restaurant Week isn’t far behind!  We’ve highlighted some restaurants that are worth a visit (and in/close to the 805!) right HERE. 2. Speaking of food, a friend of mine told me about the Ventura Harbor Fishermen’s Market —… Continue reading

Perfect Pumpkin-Picking Patches

Okay, sorry about that ridiculous title — you know me and alliteration…! 😉 Fall means all things PUMPKIN (and of course a few other things from our fall bucket list, am i right??).  Sure, it’s cheaper to grab one from outside your favorite grocery store, but going to a pumpkin patch brings around a whole… Continue reading

Join a Local Sports League – more fun, more friends! {local fitness}

Did you know that you can join adult sports leagues through the Conejo Recreation and Parks District?? [The Fall Basketball League just started, but you can register for the Fall Soccer League now. Check out here for more deets!] My husband and brother-in-law Luke (Hayley’s husband) participated in the men’s soccer league last year, after first playing a… Continue reading

Your Go-To Girls Night {Pinot’s Palette}

It’s what I like to affectionately call the “karaoke of the art world,” and it’s quickly taking the country by storm.  It involves canvas and Cabernet, paintbrushes and Pilsner, and it’s coming to a “Girls Night Out” near you. Intrigued?  KNEW IT. Last week, we had the good fortune of attending the Media Soft Opening night… Continue reading