The originator of the French Dip sandwich is Coles in downtown LA. Their French dip is solid, but I like their spicy pickles the best. Levi, JJ, Jeremy, and I are eating here right now before we go to 7 Grand, a nice scotch bar. Looks to be a good night, though I’m a little sleepy.… read more “French Dip at Coles in LA”
I am loving LA. Clients are pouring in like water into a submarine that just got hit by a torpedo. I am going to have to hire people so that I can keep up with the amount of work getting thrown my way. Scary because all I have is a home office at this point. Today, I’m going to meet up with an owner of a popular restaurant in Beverly Hill for lunch that I met yesterday to discuss doing some work for him.… read more “Business is Good”
What are the potential problems that arise from smoking during pregnancy?
- Ectopic pregnancy: Fetus implants itself in the wrong spot, resulting in miscarriage
- Smoking causes 115,000 miscarriages and 5,600 stillbirths each year
- Increased risk of placental abruption: this condition is where the placenta separates from the wall of the uterus and the baby suffocates from lack of oxygen
- Increased risk of premature babies
- Increased risk of apnea and infant sudden death syndrome
- Increased risk of genetic defects, like cleft lip and retardation
- Increased vaginal bleeding
- Smokers fetuses receive less oxygen and nutrients, resulting in smaller & sicker children
Scary stuff, eh?
Saw a funny quote on Jesus online:
“They say Jesus was a carpenter? Iâ€™m not buying it. I see those crosses everywhere. I mean if Jesus wasnâ€™t a marketer I donâ€™t know what he was. “
Levi was kind enough to treat me to lunch at a restaurant named “Lemonade” in Venice, CA today. Below is a quick video of their food selection- it’s excellent for both vegetarians and for meat eaters!
Video of Jeremy and I enjoying our apartment’s roof in Venice.
Below is a video of where I live in Venice. I’m just a few yards from the beach & Venice boardwalk!
Pushed through the night to LA. Made it in 22 hours (a couple of food/gas/nap breaks). I am really happy to be here; Jeremy and Is place is nice… And the location is 30 yards from Venice beach. I will upload a video tour soon. I need to sleep first though. 22 hours of driving tired me out.… read more “Los Angeles!”