Forget Friday the 13th: Celebrate TGIF with Amazing Sips from Gracias Madre!!
Jul13

Forget Friday the 13th: Celebrate TGIF with Amazing Sips from Gracias Madre!!

 Check out these two new cocktails specifically created for Summer 2018 by Gracias Madre restaurant. These great cocktails were created by Maxwell Reis, the Beverage Director at Gracia Madre!    Maxwell Reis   Melon Collins and the Infinite Cactus  Created by Maxwell Reis available at Gracias Madre ($14)   “I wanted to make a watermelon cocktail that provided a full 360° experience of the fruit embracing the juice,...

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My Good Friend Predicts World Cup Semi- Final Win!  France Delivers More!
Jul11

My Good Friend Predicts World Cup Semi- Final Win! France Delivers More!

My good friend sent around a timely email last night, and while I am “late to the party” today, because of the win at the World Cup Soccer Finals today, all is not lost Email Text: Are you ready for tomorrow game? My team certainly is. Allez les bleus!   Note that the products listed on the stadium wall are all French (-so is my friend!). Just so you know that France produces more than just great soccer players, great...

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Celebrity stylist Johnnie Sapong +LEONOR GREYL get Alisha Boe ready for the 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards!
Jun18

Celebrity stylist Johnnie Sapong +LEONOR GREYL get Alisha Boe ready for the 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards!

Celebrity hairstylist Johnnie Sapong Provides Beauty Breakdown for Alisha Boe at MTV Awards Show. Leonor Greyl Products Gives “13 Reasons Why” Star Dazzling Hair for This Event!  The MTV Awards was an interesting show: some really great styling on both men and women and yet there were lots who just missed the mark. While I could go on for hours about who did what wrong, why waste that precious time when I can show you one...

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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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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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Summer Treats:  Humphry Slocombe + Chef Melissa King’s Ice Cream Collab at So Cal. Whole Foods Stores!
May30

Summer Treats: Humphry Slocombe + Chef Melissa King’s Ice Cream Collab at So Cal. Whole Foods Stores!

Humphry Slocombe and Chef Melissa King have teamed up again to create a new ice cream flavor in partnership with Whole Foods Market. The flavor, Yuzu Cream, marks the third exclusive ice cream created by the collaboration. Yuzu Cream will be available exclusively at select Whole Foods Market stores in California, Arizona, Nevada and Hawaii starting on June 6.  In Southern California, the  Yuzu Cream flavor will be available in ALL So....

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