An Intimate Backyard Dinner Party – Kristal’s 30th Birthday!

An Intimate Backyard Dinner Party

Last weekend I had the pleasure of throwing my best friend and business partner, the one and only Kristal Lane, her 30th birthday party! I have known Kristal for 5 years and she has been talking about the plans for her 30th birthday party since I have known her. I knew this birthday meant a [...]

{Series} Kimberly’s Friday Favorites

Veev Cocktails, Veev, Açaí, vita fruite cocktails, Açaí Spirit

Summer is in full swing and we are enjoying all it’s benefits including frequent beach days, extra hours of sunlight, swimming, seeing friends, summer camp, staying in our jammies past 8am, and a break from the routine during the school year. While the kids and I have had done LOTS of fun activities off of [...]

{New Series} Favorites Friday!


With Summer now upon us, we thought it would be fun to introduce a new Pier to Peer series…Favorites Friday!! Every Friday Kimberly and I will be switching off sharing our latest little personal faves. We hope to inspire you and to introduce some new goodies in your life.  This week has been pretty busy and filled with end of the [...]

Making Plans For MY Summer!


I have spent the last several weeks thinking about and planning out a fun-filled Summer for my children. But, with all of their activities to look forward too, I started to think about what I want to do this Summer too. So, I am starting my own annual Summer “To-Do’s” and I’m already giddy over the end of [...]

Restaurateur. Mixologist. Momprenuer.

Mixologist, Restaurateur, Momprenuer, Ortega 120, Demi Stevens, Kimberly Rosenfeld, Kristal Lane, Watermelon cocktail

In the male-dominated restaurant business, female restaurateurs, let alone successful ones, are few and far between. Demi Stevens has not only created an award-winning restaurant, Ortega 120, but she has done so while finding the time to raise two happy, healthy, active boys! Last week I had the pleasure of sitting down with this momprenuer to [...]

The Spirit of Aloha: Sammy’s Beach Bar Rum!

Sammy Hagar, Sammy's Beach Bar Rum

Sipping a cool, sweet, perfectly-mixed cocktail transports me to a place with sandy beaches and steel drum bands – vacation, relaxation and fun! With Summer around the corner and vacation times ahead, I am thrilled to have discovered how much I enjoy sipping and serving drinks made with Sammy’s Beach Bar Rum! This top quality [...]

St. Patty’s Day & Our Southbay Pubs


St. Patrick’s Day is a way to recognize the patron saint of Ireland, Saint Patrick. It’s celebrated with a feast of good food, a copious amount of drinking, wearing green and finding them lucky charms! Whether you’re Irish or not, chances are you’ll be one of the many heading out to the local pubs this Saturday to celebrate with [...]

An Academy Awards Party To Remember!

Roll out the rad carpet!

Watching the Academy Awards has always been a tradition in my family. I remember watching the awards with my mom when I was little…I loved watching the dresses on the red carpet and seeing the clips of the movies nominated for Best Picture. At that time I would wait anxiously to see which film would [...]

Super Bowl Party Tips


Which team will you be rooting for in Super Bowl XLVI on Sunday, February 5th? Whether you are huge football fanatic, tune in to watch the notoriously great commercials or just want to see Madonna perform at the halftime show, you will enjoy these Super Bowl party tips from party planning expert, Nicole Arena from The Green Ribbon [...]

The Party Goddess – Holiday Cocktails…Add Some Spice to Your Next Party!


The Party Goddess, Marley Majcher,  is the LA based, event planning guru. She has a full-service catering company that can assist you in planning a party from concept to completion.  She has created parties for many celebrities, including Katherine Heigl and Jennifer Love Hewitt.  Check out her post below on how to get creative with your holiday beverages: Posted on December [...]