LIFESTYLE Archive

  • If you’ve ever dined at any of the fabulous Neiman Marcus cafes or famous rotunda, then you’ll know exactly what I mean when I say how absolutely delicious their popovers are with strawberry butter. Okay, my mouth was watering and am now craving these as I type. I’m sure for us that have dined there, we have our own favorites to...

    Meet Kevin Garvin at Neiman Marcus Walnut Creek!

    If you’ve ever dined at any of the fabulous Neiman Marcus cafes or famous rotunda, then you’ll know exactly what I mean when I say how absolutely delicious their popovers are with strawberry butter. Okay, my mouth was watering and am now craving these as I type. I’m sure for us that have dined there, we have our own favorites to...

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  • Hey stunners!  Grab your gals and join me as I host a fabulous shopping party at C Wonder, located at Santana Row in San Jose, CA.  Come and check out C Wonder’s latest and greatest from clothing, jewelry and decorative home accessories.  I’ll also be giving some styling tips on what to wear on these last summer days to my...

    Come Shop With Me at C Wonder Santana Row!

    Hey stunners!  Grab your gals and join me as I host a fabulous shopping party at C Wonder, located at Santana Row in San Jose, CA.  Come and check out C Wonder’s latest and greatest from clothing, jewelry and decorative home accessories.  I’ll also be giving some styling tips on what to wear on these last summer days to my...

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  • Mother’s Day will be here before we know it, and if you’re like me, you want to be prepared with fabulous ideas on how to show that special mom in your life just how much they’re appreciated. Thanks to Santana Row in San Jose, you almost don’t have to leave the famous shopping center to get that special gift. Here...

    Spoil Her For Mother’s Day at Santana Row!

    Mother’s Day will be here before we know it, and if you’re like me, you want to be prepared with fabulous ideas on how to show that special mom in your life just how much they’re appreciated. Thanks to Santana Row in San Jose, you almost don’t have to leave the famous shopping center to get that special gift. Here...

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  • Do you ever have those days when you need to go to the market and get a pedicure? Good news, it’s here! Whole Foods is stepping up their personal body care game by several notches, folks and is now open adjacent to their popular store in Campbell, Whole Body and Salon. The Salon at Whole Body provides pedicure and manicure...

    Whole Foods – Whole Body

    Do you ever have those days when you need to go to the market and get a pedicure? Good news, it’s here! Whole Foods is stepping up their personal body care game by several notches, folks and is now open adjacent to their popular store in Campbell, Whole Body and Salon. The Salon at Whole Body provides pedicure and manicure...

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  • It’s that time of year, lovers!  The big V-Day (Valentine’s Day) will be here before we know it and for those of you celebrating this day of love,  we have you covered with some great gift ideas for both him & especially her. I mean, I hate that I have to say this but Valentine’s Day is pretty much to...

    Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas at Santana Row

    It’s that time of year, lovers!  The big V-Day (Valentine’s Day) will be here before we know it and for those of you celebrating this day of love,  we have you covered with some great gift ideas for both him & especially her. I mean, I hate that I have to say this but Valentine’s Day is pretty much to...

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  • To start, Donato Enoteca is our favorite Italian restaurant on the peninsula. The food is very authentic and stays true to what we love about Italy, very fresh ingredients. At the Enoteca 100 Grand Food & Wine tasting event they featured 100 artisan wines from Italy along with some yummy passed finger foods, trays of salumi, prosciutto and a variety...

    Donato Enoteca Hosts: Enoteca 100 Grand Food & Wine Tasting Event

    To start, Donato Enoteca is our favorite Italian restaurant on the peninsula. The food is very authentic and stays true to what we love about Italy, very fresh ingredients. At the Enoteca 100 Grand Food & Wine tasting event they featured 100 artisan wines from Italy along with some yummy passed finger foods, trays of salumi, prosciutto and a variety...

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  • The lovable Food Network Star, Ina Garten was at Sur La Table Santana Row last month signing her latest cookbook, BAREFOOT CONTESSA FOOLPROOF; Recipes You Can Trust. Lovingly dedicated to her husband Jeffery as he is “Foolproof” according to Ina. Ina’s latest cookbook makes a great gift for cooks you know that are Ina fans and people who are new...

    Ina Garten’s Latest Book – FOOLPROOF

    The lovable Food Network Star, Ina Garten was at Sur La Table Santana Row last month signing her latest cookbook, BAREFOOT CONTESSA FOOLPROOF; Recipes You Can Trust. Lovingly dedicated to her husband Jeffery as he is “Foolproof” according to Ina. Ina’s latest cookbook makes a great gift for cooks you know that are Ina fans and people who are new...

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  • On Tuesday, November 13th Cointreau hosted an elaborate cocktail experience for us San Franciscans to celebrate the opening of La Maison Cointreau.  The guests of the evening were not only treated with specialty drinks, but with an appearance and live performance by none other than world renown burlesque queen, Dita Von Teese amongst other amazing entertainers such as French singer/accordionist Nicole...

    A date with Dita Von Teese & Cointreau in San Francisco

    On Tuesday, November 13th Cointreau hosted an elaborate cocktail experience for us San Franciscans to celebrate the opening of La Maison Cointreau.  The guests of the evening were not only treated with specialty drinks, but with an appearance and live performance by none other than world renown burlesque queen, Dita Von Teese amongst other amazing entertainers such as French singer/accordionist Nicole...

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  • I can’t thank Food Network enough for introducing me to the amazing Ina Garten.  For all of you foodies and fans of the talented Barefoot Contessa, now is your chance to meet her as she promotes her latest book “Barefoot Contessa Foolproof”. Tuesday, November 13, 2012 Sur La Table – Santana Row Tickets are given to those who purchase the...

    Meet Ina Garten, The Barefoot Contessa at Sur La Table – Santana Row!

    I can’t thank Food Network enough for introducing me to the amazing Ina Garten.  For all of you foodies and fans of the talented Barefoot Contessa, now is your chance to meet her as she promotes her latest book “Barefoot Contessa Foolproof”. Tuesday, November 13, 2012 Sur La Table – Santana Row Tickets are given to those who purchase the...

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  • Hey Silicon Valley! For those of you food aficionados out there such as myself, you certainly won’t want to miss this week long dining event!  Starting October 17 – 24, 2012, select restaurants in the valley will offer affordable fixed price dinners each night that includes 3 courses, from appetizers, entrees and of course desserts.  I have listed the restaurants...

    Silicon Valley Restaurant Week October 17 – 24, 2012

    Hey Silicon Valley! For those of you food aficionados out there such as myself, you certainly won’t want to miss this week long dining event!  Starting October 17 – 24, 2012, select restaurants in the valley will offer affordable fixed price dinners each night that includes 3 courses, from appetizers, entrees and of course desserts.  I have listed the restaurants...

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