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Flame-thrower Video Interview with author Mary Marks on “Living Fearlessly”

Mary Marks is an author, community activist, grandmother and mentor. She’s the author of 5-books in the cozy mystery genre and an inspiration to me. See my video interview with her onRead More…


Seasoning Cast Iron

Rusty cast iron cookware laying around your house? Recondition it with these easy steps from Become an Ember Living VIP for FREE for a limited time and stay up to dateRead More…


One Car Experiment Update

ONE MONTH IN It’s been a month as a one car family and honestly, it’s been easier than expected. Here are the 3-reasons it’s worked well for us: I mostly work fromRead More…


A Sustainable Twist on the 12-Days of Christmas

I was at a sing-a-long this past Sunday and a friend of my wrote a fun take on the 12-Days of Christmas. I thought it was so cool, that I am takingRead More…


Cooking Classes in 2017

If you are in the LA-area, join me for my introductory class to Intuitive Cooking! Register by phone starting DECEMBER 12th by calling 818.947.2577 ext. 4172 OR online starting JANUARY 3rd at https://lavalley.augusoft.netRead More…


The One Car Experiment

Back in May I saw a panel on how transportation is changing in Los Angeles. I heard a statistic that astounded me: “The average car in LA is parked 22-hours a day.”Read More…


Intuitive Cooking Classes in 2017

SAVE THE DATE I’ll be teaching a cooking class called “Intuitive Cooking: How to Unleash your Creativity by Learning to Cook without Recipes.” The focus of this class will be Salads, SoupsRead More…


LA finally has a bike share program

And now for some non-election news… The good news: LA has a bike share program The bad new: it’s only in the Downtown area Here are all the details: