Big Dean's Blog

The Untold History of Santa Monica

Did you know Santa Monica was named after a saint? Or that multiple tribes of Indians inhabited the area? Filmmakers originally wanted Santa Monica to be their hub of operations, but why did they leave? Discover that and so much more as we dive into Santa Monica...

How to Dress like a Santa Monica Local

Look, it's happened to all of us at one time or another. We've looked out the window and started, as the Mamas and Papas put it, "California Dreamin." California, and especially Santa Monica, has for many of us, a feeling of an escape with its unique terrain,...