Kendall Sanchez: Fashion Blogger

Kendall Sanchez is an up and coming fashion blogger from Oildale, California. At the young age of 19, she is already making her strong presence known in the fashion community. We initially discovered Kendall while browsing the street-style website Lookbook.nu almost a year ago. At the time, Kendall had already been successful as she was working with some big companies like Pac-Sun. In the short amount of time we’ve known Kendall, her style & her art has improved quite dramatically. Kendall’s style is definitely a force to be reckoned with, as she is always on top of the game. We see her improving every day, every week, and every month, which is extremely admirable and inspiring. It’s almost rare to… Read More →

Jin N Tonic: Model/Actress/Bad Ass

In this murky pool of models in Bakersfield, Jin N Tonic successfully manages to set herself a part from the typical “cookie-cutter” model. Jin N Tonic (Jin for short) is a model with such a unique look & attitude, that you can’t help but fall in love with her work. How does she manage to be such a pro? Well we sat down with Jin to figure that out! How did you get the name “Jin N Tonic”? “I got the nickname ‘Jin’ while dating a guy with the nickname ‘Juice.’ The ‘N Tonic’ was added as a fake last name so people couldn’t look me up on Facebook. Ironic really, that now I spend 99% trying to get people to… Read More →

El Paraiso Tacos Y Mariscos

El Paraiso is a Mexican food truck based in the Southwest part of Bakersfield, CA. This town is no stranger to the slew of street style Mexican food trucks, but El Paraiso manages to stand out as being one of the best in town. Not only does the physical appearance differentiate this establishment from the others, but the food is the real celebrity of this unique truck. El Paraiso started its business around 2005, and still manages to provide tasty Mexican food to SW Bakersfield. Upon arriving to the restaurant, you immediately notice  bright yellow and red colors among the otherwise industrial setting. The trailer also includes 4 long tables, plenty of chairs, a TV, and an awning over the seating area so that you may eat your… Read More →