Visit Laguna Beach Blog http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/blog/ Category - My Laguna Beach Sat, 18 Nov 2017 10:20:04 GMT My Laguna Beach: Ashley Johnson http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/blog/post/2015/28/My-Laguna-Beach-Ashley-Johnson/68/ <img src='http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/includes/content/images/media/Ashley-and-Lola1.jpg'/><br/> With a spirit of enthusiasm and a boatload full of fresh ideas, Ashley Johnson leads the strategic marketing efforts for Visit Laguna Beach. In 2012, she was selected as one of the “30 emerging ... Tue, 28 Jul 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/blog/post/2015/28/My-Laguna-Beach-Ashley-Johnson/68/ My Laguna Beach: Chef Lindsay Smith-Rosales http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/blog/post/2015/22/My-Laguna-Beach-Chef-Lindsay-Smith-Rosales/87/ <img src='http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/includes/content/images/media/Nirvana-Grille-Patio.jpg'/><br/>LAGUNA BEACH IS in Chef Lindsay Smith-Rosales’s blood. She was born and raised here and lived in town most of her life (with stopovers in San Francisco, New Mexico, and Hawaii). In 2008, she and her ... Fri, 22 May 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/blog/post/2015/22/My-Laguna-Beach-Chef-Lindsay-Smith-Rosales/87/ My Laguna Beach: Mother’s Day Edition! http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/blog/post/2015/30/My-Laguna-Beach-Mother-s-Day-Edition-/82/ <img src='http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/includes/content/images/media/Family-at-Main-Beach2.jpg'/><br/>THIS WEEK, we asked Laguna Beach moms and daughters what their perfect Mother’s Day would look like and received a wide range of answers filled with fantastic ideas. Use these snippets as inspiration ... Thu, 30 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/blog/post/2015/30/My-Laguna-Beach-Mother-s-Day-Edition-/82/ My Laguna Beach: John Grossman http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/blog/post/2015/16/My-Laguna-Beach-John-Grossman/78/ <img src='http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/includes/content/images/media/John-Grossman.jpeg'/><br/>John Grossman understands the “Laguna Beach aesthetic” as well as anyone. As the Creative Director for Classic Hotels &amp; Resorts, he has made a name for himself with design elements that pay ... Thu, 16 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/blog/post/2015/16/My-Laguna-Beach-John-Grossman/78/ My Laguna Beach: Chef Rainer Schwarz http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/blog/post/2015/2/My-Laguna-Beach-Chef-Rainer-Schwarz/74/ <img src='http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/includes/content/images/media/ChefRainerSchwarz_TheDeck_Driftwood.jpeg'/><br/>Chef Rainer Schwarz was born in Austria, and began his culinary training there at age 15.&nbsp; After his apprenticeship, he traveled widely—working in five-star hotels and restaurants in ... Thu, 02 Apr 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/blog/post/2015/2/My-Laguna-Beach-Chef-Rainer-Schwarz/74/ My Laguna Beach: Nick-I (Nick Hernandez) http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/blog/post/2015/7/My-Laguna-Beach-Nick-I-Nick-Hernandez-/70/ <img src='http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/includes/content/images/media/10152947_800115916685168_1147458374_n.jpg'/><br/> Normal 0 false false false EN-US JA X-NONE ... Sat, 07 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/blog/post/2015/7/My-Laguna-Beach-Nick-I-Nick-Hernandez-/70/ My Laguna Beach: Chris Keller http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/blog/post/2015/5/My-Laguna-Beach-Chris-Keller/65/ <img src='http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/includes/content/images/media/chris-amy-keller1.jpg'/><br/>Chris Keller has launched a number of successful hotel and restaurant concepts in Laguna Beach—including K’ya Bistro, The Rooftop Lounge, and La Casa del Camino hotel.Recent projects include the ... Thu, 05 Mar 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/blog/post/2015/5/My-Laguna-Beach-Chris-Keller/65/ My Laguna Beach: Mary Hurlbut http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/blog/post/2015/26/My-Laguna-Beach-Mary-Hurlbut/63/ <img src='http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/includes/content/images/media/Mary-Hurlbut-3_scale.jpg'/><br/>Mary Hurlbut is a 3rd generation Laguna local. For the past 34 years she’s exhibited artwork at the Sawdust Art Festival, switching from stained glass to portraiture in 2008. Recently, she launched a ... Thu, 26 Feb 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/blog/post/2015/26/My-Laguna-Beach-Mary-Hurlbut/63/ My Laguna Beach: Mona Shah-Anderson http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/blog/post/2015/12/My-Laguna-Beach-Mona-Shah-Anderson/60/ <img src='http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/includes/content/images/media/Mona_LB_12.jpg'/><br/>Mona Shah-Anderson is the secret driving force behind many of Orange County’s most prominent chefs. She owns and operates Moxxe Public Relations and her clients include beloved restaurants (and ... Thu, 12 Feb 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/blog/post/2015/12/My-Laguna-Beach-Mona-Shah-Anderson/60/ My Laguna Beach: Brandy Faber http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/blog/post/2015/6/My-Laguna-Beach-Brandy-Faber/59/ <img src='http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/includes/content/images/media/Photo-2.jpeg'/><br/>Brandy Faber is a Laguna Beach native who traveled the world as a professional surfer for 15 years after graduating from Laguna Beach High School. Currently, he’s the contest director for the town’s ... Fri, 06 Feb 2015 07:00:00 GMT http://www.visitlagunabeach.com/blog/post/2015/6/My-Laguna-Beach-Brandy-Faber/59/