25 Halloween Movies

Halloween and scary movies go together like candy corn and trick-or-treating. You can’t have one without the other. That’s why we’ve come up with 25 Halloween Movies to fill up your month of October. From cult classics (The Craft, Donnie Darko), to scary af (Halloween, Rosemary’s Baby), to hilariously funny (Hocus Pocus, Casper)…we’ve included a huge variety on our list. You’ll even find some lesser known indie films (Maniac, The House of The Devil) you may have not heard of. All of these movies are available to stream now on sites like Netflix and Hulu; or if you have a subscription, HBO Go and Showtime.Read More →

Beauty Vloggers

In the last 15 years Youtube has become the go-to source for makeup inspiration. Everyday millions and millions of people search for beauty vloggers, makeup tutorials, and advice on how how to achieve that flawless red carpet look. If only this option was available when we first started to apply makeup! Some of these vloggers are makeup artists by trade; while others are just really damn good at it. Here’s a list of vloggers that will inspire you to step up your makeup game. Gothamista What makes Gothamista a great vlogger is that she looks into the products she puts on her skin and onlyRead More →

fall tv 2017

There’s so much excitement when we realize that autumn is approaching, and with that comes the new Fall 2017 TV lineup. Our favorite shows make their return, and we get to see the new anticipated premieres that we’ve been waiting for. With the cool September nights right around the corner get ready to watch some great TV. My TV watching ritual is to make some tea, get in my cozy robe, and put on a face mask before I get comfy on the couch. Usually I’ll have a glass of wine or open a bag of banana chips (Trader Joe’s has the best), or maybe even both.Read More →

The Deuce

I had been waiting for The Deuce to premiere for what seemed like eternity. Having a love for New York City and being obsessed with the 1970s, as soon as I saw the trailer this past winter, I couldn’t wait. But first, let’s take a look at how New York City looked back then… Times Square in The 1970’s Source: New York Times – Times Square 1976 Source: Maggie Hopp Source: National Archives and Records Administration Recreating The Disco Era The Deuce is written by David Simon (The Wire, The Corner), so you know it’s going to be gritty and intense. The show centers around theRead More →

This summer we saw a lot of great music being released. We saw a lot of great artists doing their thing and doing it well. When those artists went above and beyond, their fans begged for more. Whether you spent the summer at the beach or in your office, chances are you heard some of these songs by these talented musicians. We made a playlist to capture the most viral hits from your favorite artists. In the years to come, when we look back at Summer ’17 these are the songs that will define it. Happy listening! XoXo, Sarah @agirlinla / agirlinlosangeles@gmail.comRead More →

Summer is already halfway over (sigh) and it’s now time to do what’s left on your bucket list, like attend a music festival perhaps? Here at A Girl in LA we have gathered nine of the best festivals that will take you all the way into September and included a playlist you can rock out too. Our list includes music of all genres, so no matter what you prefer, you’re going to find a festival you want to attend. We’ve put the price ranges on here (from general admission to VIP) and some of them are pretty pricey. When purchasing tickets you should be ableRead More →

July 4th Playlist

To most Americans, Independence Day means a long weekend, tons of food, and a lot – I mean A LOT – of beer. We created a July 4th playlist that will be perfect background music to all of your get-togethers. On July 4th, 1776, the leaders of America officially declared independence from Great Britain. 241 years later, we celebrate by relaxing, eating and tailgating. The playlist we created can be used to add some good vibes to your beautiful summer day, with the smell of some tasty food cooking on the grill, a cold drink in hand and some great people around you. I know,Read More →

blockbuster movies

Summer is in full swing and that means there are endless blockbuster movies at the theaters or streaming service. Check out the new, the classics and everything in between. Must See New Films Wonder Women (In Theaters Now) : This one should be self explanatory. A film about a badass superhero and what makes it all the more better is that she’s a women. What a great time to see a film like this be successful. Girl Power! Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (In Theaters Now) : Another superhero movie, this sequel from Marvel Comics is the perfect follow up to the first one.Read More →