Month: February 2014

  • StarLight Festival Puts the Sky in Focus in Big Bear

    StarLight Festival Puts the Sky in Focus in Big Bear

    At my daughters’ school they tried for almost a year to host Space Night but, in possibly a first for Los Angeles, it was cloudy and rainy every time — even in the early fall and late spring. Big Bear, Calif.’s recently announced astronomy festival — the StarLight Festival — sounds like it will more […]

  • Retreat of the Week: Post Ranch Inn

    Retreat of the Week: Post Ranch Inn

    Need a last-minute Valentine’s Day gift? What about escaping to the Post Ranch Inn for a secluded getaway? Located in Big Sur, Calif., with jaw-dropping views of the Pacific Ocean, the Post Ranch Inn is an ideal place to rekindle the romance. Couples who want to relax and spend time together for an unforgettable honeymoon, […]

  • Take a Break: Spring Yoga Retreat

    Take a Break: Spring Yoga Retreat

    Okay, yogis. I know it’s a little bit far-flung for Angelenos but how fun would a mother-daughter spring break yoga retreat in Bermuda be? If you are up for a zen adventure, here is the deal: Yoga enthusiasts are invited to celebrate wellness at the first annual Bermuda Yoga Festival. Taking place from April 3-6 […]

  • Retreat of the Week: El Monte Sagrado Living Resort & Spa

    Retreat of the Week: El Monte Sagrado Living Resort & Spa

    I am starting a new section on L.A. Travel Mom this week. To inspire moms to get away, escape, and relax, I’m going to suggest a special retreat once a week. Inspired by my current work on a health and wellness publication, I came across this jewel in New Mexico — El Monte Sagrado Living […]