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Is the Briefcase Dead?

With the advance in technology and people moving away from old way traditions it seems as though some things from the good old days are fading away. It is as if three-piece suits, cuff links, tie bars, a rolodex (remember…

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Music Mondays

What Happens when Snarky Puppy, Rachmaninoff, Robert Glasper, and some aliens from mars get into a lab and cook up a test tube baby? Out pops Anomalie hailing from the great city of Montreal. This dude is an utter mad…

Is the Maple Great?

Great Maple is a low key unassuming spot sitting in the white bubble of Fashion Island. With nice rustic wood decor with open dining and an open patio this venue is a perfect sit-down for a plethora of scenarios. Whether…

It's all in the details

"The details are the very source of expression in architecture. But we are caught in a vice between art and the bottom line." - Arthur Erickson

It's pretty rare where you find a brand and a team that pay attention…

Rodd and Gunn

I was invited to a special after hours preview at Nordstrom South Coast Plaza and I surprisingly won a little contest to win an outfit from Rodd and Gunn. It would be remiss of me to say that at first…

CLASSIC TIME

I have always been a fan of unique and nice watches. Usually my wallet is unable to keep up with my taste. However, things have changed, with the technology and manufacturing of today getting more and more affordable any budget…