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This past Sunday I was lucky enough to be invited to attend the Illumination Foundation’s OC Chef’s Table event at the Disney Grand Californian Hotel. The event featured Orange County’s top chefs making five course meals along table landscapes that represented the personality of each Chef’s restaurant. The proceeds from the event benefited the Illumination Foundation which works to end homelessness in Orange County. I was so honored to be invited, it turned my mundane lazy Sunday into a quite an occasion. It was “cocktail/black-tie” attire which was right up my alley. I bought this LBD back in January on-sale […]

Illumination Foundation’s OC Chef’s Table Event

I had the opportunity to attend OC Weekly’s Fresh Toast event a week ago, and I had so much fun! Brunch is always a warm welcome on a lazy weekend, so a brunch event is a brilliant idea in my book. There were tons of restaurants providing gracious samples, cocktails and a bloody Mary contest to enjoy. They had live music and pop-up shops to check out in between all the grubbing and sipping. The event location was at Newport Dune’s and since the weather was perfect, it was gorgeous. It made for an even more appealing atmosphere. Overall my […]

Fresh Toast OC Weekly’s Brunch Event Recap