Arroyo Sequit Loop

This short loop of 2 miles provides probably the most tranquil hike in the area. On the backside of the loop, the hills block the sound of traffic on Mulholland Highway and other roads so all you can hear is the water in the...

Yucca Con Mojo

Yucca Con Mojo From the Food Network- Aaron Sanchez INGREDIENTS 2 large cassavas or yucca, peeled and cut into 1-inch by 3-inch wedges 1 red onion, halved and sliced thinly into half moons 2 garlic cloves 1/2 bunch Itlian parlsey 1/2 bunch cilantro 2 limes, juiced 1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil DIRECTIONS In a pot of...

Surrey Biking in Ventura

The store is situated where the Ventura Beach Bike Path links up with the Ojai Bike Path. There is free parking for customers so you can start and end the ride from the shop located under the Ojai 33 Freeway overpass on Main Street...

Cookie Crunch Recipe

Cookie Crunch Brownies from Kosher by Design Entertains Ingredients: 1 tablespoon all-purpose flour 12 ounces semi-sweet chocolate, broken up 1 ½ cups sugar ¾ cup (12 tablespoons) butter or margarine 1 cup all-purpose flour ¼ cup Dutch processed cocoa, sifted 2 teaspoons baking powder ¼ teaspoon salt 4 large eggs, at room temperature 2 teaspoons instant coffee...

Hollywood Reservoir

Lake Hollywood is a man-made reservoir built in 1924 to hold more than 2.5 billion gallons of water. The reservoir is part of the Owens River Aqueduct system. The Mulholland Dam was built by engineer William Mulholland who designed and built the system of aqueducts...

Bike Riding in Santa Monica

The Santa Monica bike bath begins at Will Rogers State Beach, Pacific Palisades and terminates at Torrance Beach. The full path is about 25 miles. The section between Marina del Rey and Will Rogers is very curvy, crowded, and filled with bicyclists and...

Sour Cream Coffee Cake

Ingredients: 1 cup butter 2 cups sugar 4 eggs 2 cups sour cream 3 1/2 cups flour 2 tsp. baking powder 1 tsp baking soda Topping: 3 tbsp. cinnamon 4 tbsp. sugar 1 package chocolate chips Directions: Preheat oven to 375. Combine all ingredients and mix. Pour half the batter into a 9•13 pan and pour half the...

Venice Canals

Carroll Ct & Eastern Canal Ct Venice, CA 90293 The Venice Canal Historic District is noteworthy for its man-made canals built in 1905 by developer Abbot Kinney as part of his Venice of America plan. Kinney sought to recreate the appearance and feel of Venice, Italy in...