Category Archives: Lifestyle

That time Jonathan Gold saved the struggling Night+Market from closure

There were nights when — no exaggeration — no customers walked through the doors of Chef Kris Yenbamroong’s <a class="colorbox" href="http://www.nightmarketsong.com/nm-song/" …read more

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Jonathan Gold, the cook: Favorite recipes from our Restaurant Critic

Perhaps no one knew the restaurant scene in Los Angeles quite as well as our own restaurant critic, Jonathan Gold. …read more

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Tributes to restaurant critic Jonathan Gold pour in from chefs, food world

Los Angeles Times restaurant critic Jonathan Gold died on Saturday after a brief bout with pancreatic cancer. The …read more

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Food writer Ruth Reichl on Jonathan Gold: He gave us the keys to a hidden city

Jonathan Gold was the most maddening person I’ve ever met. Ask anyone. His friends all knew that when he called …read more

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Gold’s reviews were playful, passionate and a fine reflection of the city he roamed. Here’s a sampling

The Pulitzer-winning food critic visited hundreds of restaurants. Some were stars already. Others, he shined a light upon. He became …read more

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Books: Raymond Chandler rebooted, a true view of Appalachia and more

Hi, I’m Carolyn Kellogg, books editor of the L.A. Times, with the news in books this week. THE …read more

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A patchy lawn in Tustin is reborn as a year-round, native garden

Steve and Anita Widmayer wanted to update the landscaping of their Tustin home, likely unchanged since it was built in …read more

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Christmas in July: Luxe gadgets to enhance a healthful lifestyle

Nut milks, infused oils, fresh herbs and homemade breads made with whole wheat. Here are a few gadgets home cooks …read more

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This ‘Shah of Sunset’ tells how he dropped 40 pounds — and kept it off

It wasn’t the number on the scale that galvanized Reza Farahan into doing something about his weight gain. It was …read more

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Leaving L.A. behind, a family lines a nest in Idyllwild so the kids will grow up in a small-town mountain retreat

Although Catherine and Michael Donovan weren’t looking for a major life change, they always knew their lifestyle and hobbies would …read more

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