PI Day or Pie Day Makes No Difference: Bring in the Pies via Whole Foods & Wholly Wholesome!
Mar14

PI Day or Pie Day Makes No Difference: Bring in the Pies via Whole Foods & Wholly Wholesome!

Today is PI Day and it’s going to be the hot or trending topic for the day. Having spent some serious time at Natural Products Expo West in Anaheim for the world’s largest expo/trade show of natural products, I got a chance to talk to many brands and some were really into PI Day! Whole Foods is a big player in the natural products world- that’s not news to anyone. But here’s the news for today from Whole Foods:...

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Get Green + Ready for  St. Patrick’s Day  with These Cocktails!
Mar13

Get Green + Ready for St. Patrick’s Day with These Cocktails!

I know St Patrick’s Day isn’t till Friday but I have this insane collection of cocktails that I really wanted to share with you early! Why? Because I think you might want to hit your favorite liquor purveyor/store to get supplies. This St. Patrick’s Day won’t be like previous St. Paddy’s Day celebrations you have experienced This one offers tons of flavor options! So get the supplies you will need and...

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The SIRT Diet: What Is It? Why Is it Super Smart  + Super Hot? Q+A with Aidan Goggins+Glen Matten
Mar12

The SIRT Diet: What Is It? Why Is it Super Smart + Super Hot? Q+A with Aidan Goggins+Glen Matten

The latest hot diet or food plan has been out for a bit but honestly, it’s been talked about since before the Grammys! Why? Because one of my favorites- ADELE – has been following this food plan and been losing weight and looking even more fabulous since she has started it courtesy of her fitness trainer.     Q + A FROM AIDAN GOGGINS  AND GLEN MATTEN  – THE SIRTFOOD DIET What is the Sirtfood Diet? Sirtfoods are a...

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Foodies & Oenophiles Alert: L’Opera Ristorante  Hosts a  Chateau Montelena Wine Dinner Event
Mar09

Foodies & Oenophiles Alert: L’Opera Ristorante Hosts a Chateau Montelena Wine Dinner Event

For all of you who love food and/or wine, this is a super-hot event at L’Opera Ristorante in downtown Long Beach. L’Opera is Italian foodie heaven. I have friends who always celebrate special events there because the food and service are exquisite. L’Opera is known for hosting great food & wine events- and this post is about the next one which is next week!!   Guest Speaker: Brian Baker, VP Sales +...

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Wrap Up Your Weekend with a Tasty Mezcal Alacran Orange Margarita!!
Mar05

Wrap Up Your Weekend with a Tasty Mezcal Alacran Orange Margarita!!

Whether it’s tonight, tomorrow night or next weekend, you deserve a treat. Even better, invite friends over for a small party and impress the heck out of your guests with this gorgeous — and an oh-so-flavorful cocktail!! Mix up one or a pitcher full of Mezcal Alacran Orange Margaritas that is sure to be a hit. Whether you order the Mezcal Alacran Orange Margarita at your favorite restaurant or you make this cocktail at...

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The Campari Red Diaries: Mix Up Your Choice of  Campari Cocktails  + Watch the Films!
Mar04

The Campari Red Diaries: Mix Up Your Choice of Campari Cocktails + Watch the Films!

Campari Red Diaries are  a series of short films that celebrate cocktails as story-telling devices, is led by a mini film noir called Killer in Red, which tells the story of how a cocktail by the same name came to be. Bringing the immense star power that is synonymous with Campari Calendars of years past (which has previously starred Kate Hudson and Uma Thurman), the film was written and directed by Italian award winner Paolo...

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