We all have our own life to pursue, our own kind of dream to be weaving … and we all have the power to make wishes come true, as long as we keep believing.
-Louisa May Alcott

La Arcada Christmas Walk

by lesliedinaberg on November 21, 2017

Get ready to get in the mood for the holidays! The spirit of Christmas—both past and present—is alive and well at this favorite annual celebration taking place on Wednesday, November 29, from 5–8 p.m. The charming, historic holiday open house has all the trimmings of the season, including twinkling lights, costumed carolers, refreshments and the chance to […]

Cocktail Corner: Brunch at Finch & Fork

by lesliedinaberg on February 21, 2017

A Spirited Toast to All Things Alcoholic! By Leslie Dinaberg   While nothing says “bloody good brunch” like a Bloody Mary, Finch & Fork bartender Joe Dohany has bumped it up a notch with some cocktails designed especially for day drinking. New to the menu is Dohany’s Breakfast of Champions, a bold drink with bacon–washed bourbon, pecan syrup […]

Don’t Miss Small Business Saturday in Downtown Santa Barbara

by lesliedinaberg on December 2, 2014

Kicking off the holiday season this is a relatively new retail holiday: Small Business Saturday (November 29). Nestled between Black Friday and Cyber Monday, Small Business Saturday encourages people to shop at small businesses on the Saturday after Thanksgiving. This year, Downtown Santa Barbara is promoting Small Business Saturday as a way to kick off the […]