Hollywood, Dinner and Chocolate!

Ask the Yenta   “Dear Yenta, I’m coming to LA and am taking some clients out to dinner in Hollywood – any suggestions?” Of course! Katsuya – hip, modern, sushi http://www.sbe.com/katsuya/ Providence – American, voted Top 50 Restaurants in the United States, Gourmet Magazine http://www.providencela.com/ Street – food inspired by street vendors and family recipes […]

Landscape Designers, Classic Food, and Holiday Pies!

Ask the Yenta “Dear Yenta, I’m looking for a recommendation for a fantastic landscape designer.” Here are a few great choices: Mark David Levine Design Group http://www.markdavidlevine.com/mdlflash.html Mayita Dinos Garden Design http://mayitadinos.com/index.html Joan Grabel – Park Slope Design http://www.parkslopedesign.net/ “Dear Yenta, My wife and I recently moved here and we are real foodies. Do you […]

The t-shirts have arrived!!

This month, The Yenta Report launches its “Yentawood” t-shirt line…no explanation needed!!   Available in pink and black  for women (sizes: small to XL, $30) and black for guys (sizes: small to 2XL, $30 or $33 for 2XL), this is a must-have gift for any Yenta in your life!!   Click here and start shopping!! […]

Holiday gifts, costumes, and craft night!

Ask the Yenta “Dear Yenta, I know it’s early, but I’m already working on Christmas/Hanukkah gifts for my boss.  He usually gives the same fruit basket every year and this year he wants something different.  The price point is around $50 and presentation is key!!  Any Ideas?” Paulette Macrarons (Bev Hills) http://www.paulettemacarons.com/gifts.html – assorted colorful […]

Cool things and weekend fun

Cool Things I Found Online   I always loved the “pocket knife/Swiss Army Knife” idea – but it’s hard to carry that on your key chain or get past security at a concert – and fuggit-about-it on an airplane.  BUT check this out!  From Garrett Wade – a key-shaped pocket knife!! These people are schmart! […]

Dining options…

Ask the Yenta   Wow!  Okay, so all three questions this week are about restaurant for specific occasions. 1)   From a 20-something guy wanting a restaurant for a first date in Hollywood – not romantic, but cool/hip/fun, and not too expensive. 2)   From a man wanting to take his sister out for a birthday dinner, […]

I’m on Holiday..

Ya, I’m on Vacation   Have a great holiday weekend everyone! I will leave you with a recipe you can try for your BBQ – You know I love the color pink – so here is a recipe for fushia hummus – ya, baby!! Care of blogger and punk photographer Libby Bulloff Jitterbug Hummus Written […]