Month: December 2016

The Perfect Bloody Mary

New Years Day to me means friends, good food, and the perfect Bloody Mary!  It’s hard to believe that the Christmas Season is coming to a close and soon we will be ringing in 2017.  Traditionally, we invite friends and family to our house on New Years Day for a little football, outdoor games, great […]

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4 Winter Beers to Enjoy this Holiday Season

Looking for a classic Winter brew to warm you up?  We loved tasting these contenders to add to our Winter line up. Here are 4 Winter beers to enjoy this Holiday Season. Anderson Valley Brewing Co.: Winter Solstice Seasonal Ale: A classic style of “winter warmer.” Boasting a deep amber hue and rich mouthfeel, its creamy finish. […]

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All Aboard The Polar Express

All Aboard!  One December 1st my Sister and I along with our families took a magical train ride to the North Pole aboard The Polar Express. Hot chocolate with a side of tap dancing topped with a snickerdoodle!  This fun train ride took us through the story’s many characters such as the conductor, dancing waiters, and the […]

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A touching Day at the Golden 1 Center

It’s a tradition here in California, after ringing in the New Year, we watch the Rose Parade or Tournament of Roses as it is officially called.  This century old celebration is a festival of flowers, music, and sports unequaled anywhere else in the world. It’s America’s New Year Celebration, a greeting to the world on […]

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My Favorite Things

My Favorite Things The Christmas Season is upon us and I always have people ask for gift ideas and suggestions.  I get questions like, “What is your favorite Sparkling Wine?”, “Where did you get that wonderful soap?”, and “You always find the best cheese!”  Well, here you go.  Nine of my favorite things right now.  These […]

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