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By Marni Rosenthal Chaikin

EAT | Cafe Gratitude

If a vegan macrobiotic gluten free goddess had a baby, she’d name it Cafe Gratitude. With vegetarian, organic options for breakfast, lunch and dinner and multiple locations throughout LA, including Venice Beach. there’s no reason not to eat healthy while visiting muscle beach.

MOVE | Ilyse Baker

Ilyse Baker will give meaning to your alter ego as Beyonce’s featured back up dancer in her choreography-based Danceinerate classes at Equinox, LA Dance Fit and Elite Dance Academy. Classes range from hip hop to classic jazz to lyrical. Either way you’ll walk out sweatier and happier than when you arrived!

TAKE CARE | Squeeze Massage

Set your preferences including lighting, music, pressure and even scents of oil on the app. Show up, undress and let the expert do the rest. You even tip on the app at the end. Don’t forget to get dressed before you walk out onto Ventura blvd though!

STAY | Calamigos Guest Ranch and Beach Club

If you’re looking for cozy, beach, chic that intersects with ideal wine tasting then Calamigos guest ranch and beach club is the perfect place to unwind and enjoy the majestic hills of Malibu while enjoying the finest Pacific ocean breezes the west coast has to offer.

WITH DATE | Color Mi Vino

Wine is fun. Painting is fun. Painting while drinking wine is the perfect combo. Check out Color Mi Vino for a great chance to connect with friends over visual artistry and great imbibements while discovering your inner Picasso.

WITH KIDS | LoveBug & Me

One of the most unique parent and child music programs in the Los Angeles area. Their award-winning program offers creative, interactive themes to capture the imaginations of kids ages 0-4 and their caretaker.

WORK | Create & Cultivate

Founded by boss babe extraordinaire Jaclyn Johnson, is an online platform and offline conference for women looking to create & cultivate the career of their dreams. Highly recommend if you’re looking for support while conceiving of or launching a business.

GROW | Unplug Meditation

Believe it or not, sitting and breathing is an actual technique called “Meditation” and it’s transforming us all one breath at a time. Suze Yalof Schwartz’s Unplug meditation studios promises a clear head and an open heart and it truly delivers, just that.