Makers Mark + I Create a #GetCozyCocktail featuring Makers 46 + Eggnog!  #sponsored #LAStory
Dec09

Makers Mark + I Create a #GetCozyCocktail featuring Makers 46 + Eggnog! #sponsored #LAStory

I love cocktails and spirits. I love talk about them. I love drinking them and I adore mixing up something innovative. With that said, I was happily surprised when the PR for Makers Mark reached out to me for their latest blogger/influencer campaign about creating a cocktail. It’s all about the Christmas holiday and employed using eggnog as the base. I was definitely wanted in on this opportunity because it allowed me to work...

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Universal Music Holiday Music Gift Guide: Get the PERFECT Tunes for Everyone on Your List!
Dec08

Universal Music Holiday Music Gift Guide: Get the PERFECT Tunes for Everyone on Your List!

The holidays are coming and you know what that means: ’tis the season for gift guides. Time for those carefully curated lists of creative gift ideas for everyone in your life, from the woman who has everything, to the man who wants nothing. Forget those. We have a list guaranteed to keep the music lovers on your list singing and dancing into 2016. Kindhearted people that we are, we are sharing the UME’s “pitch perfect” list of...

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Hot Tips for Cooking a Turkey from Butterball’s Nicole Johnson, Co-Director of  TURKEY TALKLINE!
Nov24

Hot Tips for Cooking a Turkey from Butterball’s Nicole Johnson, Co-Director of TURKEY TALKLINE!

Sharing your favorite memories with friends and family has always been a special part of the Thanksgiving Holiday. Some people may remember savoring that unexpected side dish their grandmother made when they were a kid. Others may remember the year their mom forgot to turn on the oven and dinner was served much later than was planned. Turkey has a way of bringing people together. In fact, it’s hard to think of a Thanksgiving...

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August 16 is National Rum Day! Celebrate with Fabulous Rum Cocktails!!
Aug15

August 16 is National Rum Day! Celebrate with Fabulous Rum Cocktails!!

These are the dog days of August. Here in Los Angeles, we are dying from the heat — and it’s plenty hot here! It’s time to celebrate National Rum Day with some fabulous cocktails. Here are two rum brands that are new to me– and I am featuring these recipes first so you have time to go hunt the brands down. There are more coming… not just on Sunday but for the rest of August through Labor Day!! So while I...

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Merchants of Beverage Give Dad the BEST Gifts of Spirits for Long-Lasting Gifts!
Jun17

Merchants of Beverage Give Dad the BEST Gifts of Spirits for Long-Lasting Gifts!

If your dad drinks or likes to drink specific things, you need to check out the various gift packages from Merchants of Beverage! This very cool Merchants of Beverage is easing the worries of finding the right gift for Dad this year with its unique and thoughtful drink inspired offerings, perfect for a day of liquid leisure and celebration. Curated personally by Merchants of Beverage Founder (and Dad), Jeffrey Meisel, each gift has...

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Beltaine Meets Bhakti Courtesy of Babylon Gardens Apothecary and Sex Butter! #Guestblog #Contest!
May05

Beltaine Meets Bhakti Courtesy of Babylon Gardens Apothecary and Sex Butter! #Guestblog #Contest!

This article is a guest blog by Marie Bargas. She was involved in many activities surrounding Beltaine (May 1) and she is reporting on those events! It was no coincidence that this year’s Beltaine Event presented by Jymie Darling’s Babylon Gardens Apothecary was set in a location named after a movie star. Still sparkling from the Oscar win of top client Patricia Arquette for BOYHOOD, Darling chose Griffith Park’s Betty Davis Picnic...

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