Monthly Archives: July 2014

LA, Her Way: Katherine Schwarzenegger

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If the name Katherine Schwarzenegger sounds familiar, it may be because of this 24-year-old’s best-selling book “Rock What You’ve Got” which she wrote as an undergrad at USC. Or because of her involvement with Dove’s “Campaign for Real Beauty.” Or for her interview with First Lady Michelle Obama at the “Let’s Move” event in Florida. Or for any of her numerous accomplishments that set her apart from her well-known father Arnold Shwarzenegger and mother Maria Shriver.

Despite her upbringing as the Terminator-turned-governor’s daughter, Katherine Schwarzenegger is driven to establish herself on her own merits. She began working in retail at age 14, co-hosted the Anderson Cooper show and was appointed the youngest member of the Girl Scouts’ Blue Ribbon Commission on Healthy Media for Youth.

We caught up with Schwarzenegger to talk about vegetarian dining, her favorite LA clothing shop and her newest book, “I Just Graduated… Now What?”.

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Summer Food and Wine Events in LA

Photo courtesy of LA Winefest.Summertime in LA takes many forms: it’s a time for beach bonfires and tanning, county fairs and carnival games, starlit concerts and outdoor movies. It’s also the time when food and wine festivals set up shop around the city, bringing gourmet bites and heady booze to the masses.

There are LA food and wine festivals happening almost every weekend, so even if one slips by, there’s another right around the corner.

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