Shuck Up the  Longest Day of the Year- Summer Solstice -6/21-  with Oysters at Herringbone Santa Monica!
Jun20

Shuck Up the Longest Day of the Year- Summer Solstice -6/21- with Oysters at Herringbone Santa Monica!

Herringbone Santa Monica has got you covered with extended Oyster Hour this Thursday, June 21. Also known as the official day of the summer solstice, this date is the kick-off to summer as well.       Herringbone Patio. (All photos courtesy of Marie Buck) Santa Monica hot spot for ocean-to-table eats and treats is Herringbone! And this great restaurant will be offering its signature Oyster Hour menu from 4 PM to close...

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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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Toast  Dad (and Other Fathers) with Fisher Gin Cocktails! Check out the Black Pearl Cocktail Recipe!
Jun16

Toast Dad (and Other Fathers) with Fisher Gin Cocktails! Check out the Black Pearl Cocktail Recipe!

Looking for an interesting cocktail that Dad (and everyone else) will love? Check out this fabulous recipe from Fishers Gin! Father’s Day is here. Surprise Dad with a gift that he will enjoy and will use. Help Dad take his gin martini and his G&Ts to the next level by giving him the best gift with a bottle of Fishers Gin. Dad who is a gin connoisseur will enjoy this top-notch gin.     Impress him with a fantastic...

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Get Dad Something He Will Love: Angel’s Envy Bourbon + Cocktail Recipes!
Jun16

Get Dad Something He Will Love: Angel’s Envy Bourbon + Cocktail Recipes!

For this Father’s Day, a gift that most dads would welcome would be a bottle for fine spirits. Here’s one brand – and bottle- that dad would love to sip: Angel’s Envy!             Dad-Inspired Recipes for Father’s Day Becca Pesce, New York, NY “This drink was inspired by the idea of using the flavors of a Manhattan and an Old Fashioned, and using them both in one hybrid...

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Enjoy Summer Days:  Ivory on Sunset Launches Mid-Day Aperitif  + Small Bites Menu 3-6 P.
Jun16

Enjoy Summer Days: Ivory on Sunset Launches Mid-Day Aperitif + Small Bites Menu 3-6 P.

Celebrate Dad, Grad and just about anything or anyone at Ivory on Sunset with this new mid-day menu featuring aperitifs and small bites! WHAT: Located on the bustling Sunset Strip, scenic West Hollywood restaurant Ivory on Sunset has introduced a new mid-day aperitif menu being offered from 3-6pm daily, right in time for guests to take full advantage of LA’s enviable year-long summer weather. With a summer aperitifs menu boasting...

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Celebrate National Lobster Day-6/15 + National Martini Day -6/19 at Barton G’s !
Jun15

Celebrate National Lobster Day-6/15 + National Martini Day -6/19 at Barton G’s !

Head to Barton G’s in Beverly Hills! I love seafood and lobster is one of my favorites. Martinis are always an interesting choice and the more unusual the recipe, the more interested I am. If you are anything like me or any of my fun and fabulous friends, you will love today’s holiday: “National Lobster Day” and Tuesday’s holiday of “National Martini Day.” While you can celebrate them...

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