Monthly Archives: November 2014
Thanksgiving is a holiday viewed in many different ways by Americans. A quick perusing through social media this morning shows this. A day off work. Extra time on the couch to watch football and the parade. Enjoying a decadent meal. Black Friday discounts. Dreaded time with family that doesn’t share the same political beliefs. For […]
Hoff the Beaten Path – Now on Instagram and Twitter
Finally! I am bringing Hoff the Beaten path to Twitter and Instagram. Follow me on both sites to keep up with my sights and experiences through green commuting in LA. Follow me on Twitter @hoffbeatenpath or on Instagram @hoffthebeatenpath.
BUSted! Storytelling Wins Emerging Ideas Award at the New Urbanism Film Festival
Wow, great news! The storytelling show and Hoff the Beaten Path favorite, BUSted!, has won the Emerging Ideas Award at the New Urbanism Film Festival. The Festival featured four days of film, interactive events and workshops that aimed to encourage a dialogue about making Los Angeles a more walkable, sustainable, and thriving community. BUSted! was […]
Halloween and Dia de los Muertos Weekend: Part Three
Happy Friday, dear readers! We made it through the week, and if you’re anything like me you’re kicking off your weekend by eating a personal sized pizza on the couch (don’t judge me). After all the fun last weekend with Halloween and Dia de los Muertos celebrations, I’m ready to keep this weekend low key. […]
Halloween and Dia de los Muertos Weekend: Part Two
Last Saturday, I attended La Cita’s Dia de los Muertos party, art show, and birthday celebration of my friend, Alicia. What a great time! Local artists were on hand painting faces, as well as showing off their creations. The crowd was great, and fun times had by all. Check out the good times we had.
Halloween and Dia de los Muertos Weekend: Part one
Halloween weekend is great. I love putting on costumes or face paint and having fun. This year, Halloween landed on a Friday with Dia de Los Muertos celebrations throughout the weekend. Los Angeles does it right. This week, I will be posting three blogs about each day of the weekend I had filled with celebration. […]