Practice This: Compassion

There are times we hit bottom. We hit it so low we knock ourselves out by the blunt force of our sinking emotions. In life we live we die; we find love we lose love. In those intense moments of life we intentionally and unintentionally yearn for compassion; a sincere understanding of the process and the…

Eat Here: B.S. Taqueria in Los Angeles

Mexican restaurants sprinkle the city of Los Angeles like cars do our freeways; they are everywhere and after a while you don’t notice them. However, Chef Ray Garcia’s restaurant B.S. Taqueria is like that one cool 1960’s car idling on the freeway grabbing everyone’s attention. The tortillas are thick and are made with GMO free flour….

See This: Break Bread at Think Tank Gallery

Photo via Break Bread Facebook Los Angeles Artists Scott Hove and Keith Magruder, a.k.a. Baker’s Son, present Break Bread at Think Tank Gallery in Los Angeles this month. It is a wild 30-day ride of the senses with entertaining events, behemoth cake installations, an awesome live Cirque du Soleil performance and much more. Keep in mind…

Selling Love: Love Freely This Valentine’s Day

  Valentine’s Day is the time when marketing campaigns start slapping lovers, and those lacking one, with print, radio and television advertisements reminding them that modern love is displayed with monetary,shiny and materialistic gifts. As February 14th inches closer, bitterness foams on the lips of the broken-hearted, hope steams from the hearts of  hopeless romantics, and love…

Drink Here: Now Boarding in West Hollywood

If you follow gogafa, then you’re familiar with my love-hate relationship with flying. I am not too keen on the whole being stuck in a plane for hours on end, but I’ve always held a fascination for airports and the whole experience. Well hallelujah, I found a spot that spares me the anxiety of flying while…

Eat Here: Silver Lake Ramen

Ramen: A Japanese noodle soup dish. Oh, Silver Lake, CA you have drawn me in again with your eateries. Usually, my go to after party snack is a couple of tacos with a side of salsa, but last weekend I stepped outside my comfort zone. Friend: “Let’s get ramen!” Me: “Uh, okay…hmm” I wasn’t too…