Tag: California

Art in Los Angeles: Mural of Mario Torero compared to Byzantine and Medieval Art

Every day that I go for a run, I take the same path from my apartment to Echo Park, passing local businesses and fruit sellers. I also pass this mural by Mario Torero and D. Von Simons, created in 2014. For being over 5…

Reviewing Restaurants in LA: Donut Friend

History of Donut Friend in LA Donut Friend is an all-vegan donut, ice cream, and coffee shop located in Downtown Los Angeles. They’ve been around for about six years now and also have a location in Highland Park. Their slogan is “Donuts Done Differently”…

Road Trip to LA the Cheap Way!

Transportation to LA by Car Mitchell and I chose to drive to Los Angeles from Indiana, partly because we knew we couldn’t fit all of our stuff into a compact space to fly. We also were freaking BROKE and needed a way to get…

First Month in LA: Finding Jobs and Staying Alive

“The walls of your comfort zone are lovingly decorated with your lifelong collection of favorite excuses.”— Jen Sincero, You Are a Badass at Making Money Finding a Job in Los Angeles After nearly a month of living in LA, Mitchell and I have yet…