Best Parks in Eastside LA

One of my favorite parts about Los Angeles is the abundance of parks — from tiny neighborhood gems to acres of protected land in the middle of the city. No matter where you live in the sprawl, there is a probably a beautiful park just right around the corner. But, for all my eastside dwellers, or for anyone looking to experience some eastside charm, here’s a list of my top ten favorite parks in or around east Los Angeles.

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Ethical Alternatives // Chocolate Halloween Candy

Ethical Alternatives // Chocolate Halloween Candy

First things first, why boycott big chocolate companies on Halloween? Just so you know, last year I did give out chocolate, but this year I want to do thing differently. Why? Because as I’ve dived deeper into ethical living I’ve found that a big culprit of slave labor, including child slave labor, is chocolate companies.

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