Party Magic

The one and only  Bronson Vanwyck will make your party dreams come true. He is a Magic Man —  and one I’m proud to call a friend, Find out how this Beautiful Human being does it in his book: Born to Party, Forced to Work: 21st Century Hospitality.  So Suzy Says.  


For nearly two decades my dear friend, Jack Merrick, has enabled  seniors to age in  the comfort of their own homes. Through his boutique agency, Good Company Senior Care, Jack and his expert team recruit, vet, place and supervise quality caregivers throughout Los Angeles and environs. And, when home care is no longer possible, Good Company … Continue Reading

Organic Glow

Save the hassle and sun damage while enjoying that St. Tropez glow thanks to  Michelle Garman’s Secret Beach Spray Tan. Clementine and I had the luxury of enjoying Michelle’s service. We’ve known her for an age – she’s completely trustworthy and her prices are beyond reasonable. Glow on — in one, even, glorious color. So … Continue Reading

Yum, Yum

The Kitchen for Exploring Foods will satisfy all of your senses with their tasty food and elegant presentation. Whether you have them cater your event of pick up from their Gourmet to Go your taste buds will tingle. So Suzy Says.


The Kitten Palace is a family business that breads perfect  Tea Cup and Persian Kittens….like our family’s new baby. They’re purr-fect, ethical cat people. So Suzy Says.        

Super Clean

Spring has sprung – now, it’s time to know where everything is. That’s where Kendra Cole Hand comes in. Hand will help you organize your home – and life – one room at a time. Have a super spring. So Suzy Says.

Curated Closet

Don’t know what to wear? No problem. Let Karen Klopp and Hilary Dick curate your closet via their site, What2WearWhere which synthesizes the best looks on the web. Shop wisely — and charitable; Klopp and Dick donate 10% of their proceeds to a charity of the month.

The Divine Darviny

My dearest, oldest best friend since 7th grade, Lifestyle Connoisseur Divine Darviny will teach you how to live your best, healthiest life.   Let Darviny teach you to embrace the  joie de vivre.  that each day offers via her Master Class.  Embrace the force of nature that is Darviny.  So Suzy Says.    


My friend Andrea Masono’s twin sister Louisa is a talented artist who will capture your pet or your child in a portrait that is sure to become a family heirloom.  So Suzy Says.    

Rose. Repeat. Renew.

Repeat Roses gives your flower arrangements and other, organic decor a second life cheering up those in need and cutting down on floral waste. The Repeat Roses team whisks away your decor  as soon as your event concludes and rearranges it  into small, bedside displays at their facility then delivers it to one of their … Continue Reading

Concierge Care

On a recent girls’ trip my asthma acted up. We were on a private yacht… I almost needed Concierge Health Care .. the girls I was with both had it .. which got me thinking … Concierge Medicine may be a necessary indulgence.  So Suzy Says.    

Personal History

23andMe DNA Test Ancestry Personal Genetic Service — which includes at-home saliva collection kit — will give you insight into your genetic make up – and may even introduce you to long lost relatives. My dear friends Valentina and Susan are pleased with their results. I  plan to do it with all my loved ones. Insightful.  … Continue Reading

School ‘s Out….

… now what? Get the 411 on summer options for students seven to 18 with 911 speed at Tips, Trips and Camps. And it’s free. Thanks to Barb Levison Clementine is going to have a great summer.  So Suzy Says.

Skin Remedies

Skin Remedies Medical in Santa Monica has a treatment for whatever beauty ails you may be fighting.  Whether you need a photofacial — I had one and very pleased with result — a refresher, or you a few hairs zapped to prepare for summer, this medical spa in Santa Monica has it. Skin Remedies carries a place in … Continue Reading

French Culture

Enjoy European flair at affordable prices at The Lycee Francaise’s  Theatre Raymond Kabbaz C‘est une bonne idée for the entire family. So Suzy Says. 

College Planning Tool

 MyinTuition provides students and parents an efficient way to calculate potential college costs. Developed by Phillip Levine, an economist based at Wellesley College, MyInTuition’s site factors in financial aid another variables so that family’s can budget accurately and is meant to compliment the Net Price Calculator already found on college websites.  West LA independent college counselor … Continue Reading

Toe Tonic

Thanks to Steven L Rosenberg, DPM my feet now feel fine.  His Instant Arches are heaven (via the internet) sent. Make your feet happy in 2018.  So Suzy Says.

Get Happy

Skip on downtown and discover the whimsical joy of The Happy Place, a pop up consisting of 13 rooms that are sure to turn your frown upside down.  Great for a family outing. So Suzy Says.

Jeff Lincoln

I’m so proud of my old friend Jeff Lincoln — aka House Beautiful cover boy.  His design esthetic can turn any house into a gorgeous and warm home.  Bravo.  So Suzy Says.  

Globally Green

Since 2014  The Green Teen Team — founded by H.S.H. Princess Theodora von Liechtenstein — has connected like-minded young people around the world to  provide life-changing educational opportunities about the environment.  Go green.  Go global.  Gratitude to  Anne Crawford and Ellie for telling me about this green goodness. So Suzy Says.