Ali Trachta

Ali Trachta

Ali is a writer and digital strategist whose work has been recognized by the L.A. Press Club. The only thing she loves more than television is writing about it.

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  • 9 months ago

    There's this idea that new parents long for nothing more than a trusty babysitter and a date night out so they can feel a little saucy once again and rekindle that fabled spark. It's not true. At all. Moms and dads of teeny babes are tired AF, so ...

  • 1 year ago | Shopping

    There's a cliché about millennials — an already old, moldy one — that we're always buried in our smartphones. Blah blah blah. This dart is usually thrown at us by our judgy baby boomer parents whenever they come up for air from crui...

  • 2 years ago

    Dodgeball in L.A. is serious business. Multiple leagues boast hundreds of players, many of whom devote hours per week to the sport — some even going semi-pro. There's strategy, there's camaraderie and there's commitment. It's also a lot of f...

  • 2 years ago

    Everyone loves a drink deal, but what if the selections on special aren't your proverbial cup of tea? Luckily, at Blue Palms Brewhouse, beer drinkers can easily avoid such an impediment to imbibing. On Tuesdays, as long as there's no show at the n...

  • 2 years ago

    Some of the first things that come to mind when outsiders imagine living in California are sunshine, beaches and wine. Pretty much all Californians while away our afternoons with our feet in the surf and rosé in our cups, right? We wish. Bu...

  • 2 years ago

    You only have one reason to go to Glendora, but it's a good enough reason to warrant both the 30-mile drive (if you're coming from city center) and the untold number of minutes you'll stand in line. For Donut Man doughnuts, it's worth it. If you'v...

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