California Fool’s Gold — Exploring Granada Hills

Today's Los Angeles neighborhood blog is about Granada Hills. I drove to Granada Hills today to buy a rug for Lush Floral Design head-honcho, Ngoc Nguyen. To get there I used the Ronald Reagan Freeway, named after an actor from Illinois who made some films which are widely regarded as being universally unmemorable. The ex-actor, after retiring from … Continue reading California Fool’s Gold — Exploring Granada Hills


Van Nuys, Sherman Oaks, Mission Hills... legendary places whose evocative names suggest a laid-back, bucolic pastoralism seemingly at odds with the bustling, bohemian art scenes and glamorous high fashion lifestyles the residents. A short tour down the fabulous and heretofore unknown Ronald Reagan Highway (118) and you'll find yourself in the historic town of San … Continue reading Daytripper