Great Gifts for Dads & Grads! Last Minute Ideas for Father’s Day and Beyond!
Jun17

Great Gifts for Dads & Grads! Last Minute Ideas for Father’s Day and Beyond!

My apologies to readers and brands who expected to see this post earlier (as in a couple of days ago). Technical difficulties with my ISP and modem rented from the ISP, has slowed upload times and caused a loss of content that has had to be re-written several times! Here are some great ideas for Father’s Day gifting – or for any time you need to give a gift to a man. Disclosure: Some of the products featured were sent to...

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Give Dad Something Truly Unusual: a Trip to  theWEED: part art gallery, part cannabis shop!
Jun17

Give Dad Something Truly Unusual: a Trip to theWEED: part art gallery, part cannabis shop!

    This year, skip the “World’s Greatest Dad” mug and slippers and give Dad the gift of quality time at one of your favorite spots. This Father’s Day weekend, when you bring your Dad to the Wellness Earth Energy Dispensary (theWEED), you’ll receive 20% off your entire purchase.         In addition to being an everything-cannabis-one-stop-shop, theWEED is also part art gallery, which makes for a welcome...

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Impress Dad with a Gift of Lvov Vodka!  Cocktails + Food Recipes!
Jun14

Impress Dad with a Gift of Lvov Vodka! Cocktails + Food Recipes!

Buying gifts for Father’s Day is often a real trial. You want to get something Dad will really like and/or use but you don’t want to give him one more shirt, tie, or even pen. Why not try a premium spirit like Lvov Vodka? This is one superbly crafted vodka that’s made in Poland. The credentials for the brand  are all there and this gluten-free version has a super-smooth taste!  Read on for more information about this...

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Travel Essentials that Are Good for Your Body  and Do Good at the Same Time!
Jun10

Travel Essentials that Are Good for Your Body and Do Good at the Same Time!

It’s not often that I am so impressed with a beauty line that I pause and wonder if I imagined something that is amazingly good. When I have one of “those moments”, I put the brand on pause and give it a rest. Then about 4-5 weeks (or more) later, I return to test it again. At that point, I will know if my first impression was accurate and definitely worth a rave review or if I had been caught up in the fervor of a...

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Looking for an Interesting Cocktail to Try? Start with  Four Pillars Bloody Shiraz Gin + This Recipe!
Jun08

Looking for an Interesting Cocktail to Try? Start with Four Pillars Bloody Shiraz Gin + This Recipe!

 I am always scouting out new cocktails mostly because I love scouting out new spirit brands. While I  know about Four Pillars Gin, I have not tried the varieties of gin (Rare Dry, Navy Strength, and Bloody Shiraz)  that this Australian brand has put together.  If you want to learn more about this brand, check out this piece in Forbes Magazine. Bloody Shiraz: To produce such a unique expression – Four Pillars Gin steep shiraz...

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Haute New TGIW Event in LA: Heinken After-Work Summer Series at The FRIEND BAR  on 6/6, 7-9 PM!
Jun04

Haute New TGIW Event in LA: Heinken After-Work Summer Series at The FRIEND BAR on 6/6, 7-9 PM!

Heineken After Work Summer Series This week Heineken drops into The Friend on Wednesday, June 6 from 7-9pm for our new Summer series.     Swing through for some great music, good drinks, an amazing vibe and make some art with us. This is also in collaboration with DoodleGang a Drink & Draw party with special guest live performances as well as prolific artists from all over the globe. Grab a drink, pull up a seat next to...

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