LIFESTYLE Archive

  • One of my favorite ways to get around and enjoy the summer season is with my beach cruiser. Taking a stroll with the family to our neighborhood restaurants or loading them up to take to the beach, there’s really no better way to get around and also showing that you’re a little green and helping the environment, right? Our friends...

    Pacific Beach Bikes

    One of my favorite ways to get around and enjoy the summer season is with my beach cruiser. Taking a stroll with the family to our neighborhood restaurants or loading them up to take to the beach, there’s really no better way to get around and also showing that you’re a little green and helping the environment, right? Our friends...

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  • The event that all fine vehicle owners and spectators await for every year returns to the lovely Pebble Beach, CA.  Mark your calendars for this stunning affair as there will be days worth of taking in these prized beauties. Tour d’Elegance presented by Rolex The Pebble Beach Tour d’Elegance presented by Rolex is an annual driving event that delights entrants...

    Pebble Beach – Concours d’Elegance 2012

    The event that all fine vehicle owners and spectators await for every year returns to the lovely Pebble Beach, CA.  Mark your calendars for this stunning affair as there will be days worth of taking in these prized beauties. Tour d’Elegance presented by Rolex The Pebble Beach Tour d’Elegance presented by Rolex is an annual driving event that delights entrants...

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  • 18TH ANNUAL WOODIES ON THE WHARF Saturday, June 23, 2012 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Santa Cruz, CA – Wharf The scenic Santa Cruz Wharf is the perfect setting for a celebration of the surf spirit and classic surf wagons. More than 200 pre-1950s “woodies” line the wharf. Music, T-shirts, memorabilia and prize drawings will add to the fun. Presented...

    2012 Woodies on the Wharf – Santa Cruz

    18TH ANNUAL WOODIES ON THE WHARF Saturday, June 23, 2012 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Santa Cruz, CA – Wharf The scenic Santa Cruz Wharf is the perfect setting for a celebration of the surf spirit and classic surf wagons. More than 200 pre-1950s “woodies” line the wharf. Music, T-shirts, memorabilia and prize drawings will add to the fun. Presented...

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  • For our third segment of “Dining in Santana Row” we feature Left Bank, a popular restaurant offering delectable french bistro dishes.  It was a Wednesday evening when I dined in the restaurant with the husband.  The atmosphere was welcoming and pleasing, and being that it was a weeknight, I was surprised at how the restaurant crowd was popping!  I don’t...

    Dining in Santana Row – Left Bank

    For our third segment of “Dining in Santana Row” we feature Left Bank, a popular restaurant offering delectable french bistro dishes.  It was a Wednesday evening when I dined in the restaurant with the husband.  The atmosphere was welcoming and pleasing, and being that it was a weeknight, I was surprised at how the restaurant crowd was popping!  I don’t...

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  • On Saturday, May 12, 2012 I had a pre-Mother’s Day dinner celebration at one of Santana Row’s most beloved italian restaurants. Oh, you may have heard of this fantastic restaurant…Maggiano’s Little Italy. It was more than just the evening before Mother’s Day.  There were groups all dressed to impress as they dine prior to attending one of high school’s most...

    Dining in Santana Row – Maggiano’s Little Italy

    On Saturday, May 12, 2012 I had a pre-Mother’s Day dinner celebration at one of Santana Row’s most beloved italian restaurants. Oh, you may have heard of this fantastic restaurant…Maggiano’s Little Italy. It was more than just the evening before Mother’s Day.  There were groups all dressed to impress as they dine prior to attending one of high school’s most...

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  • Fashion icon, Tim Dunn will be at the fabulous Stanford Shopping Center in Palo Alto, CA to present a complimentary fashion show featuring Spring 2012 collections from Kate Spade, Juicy Couture and Lucky Brand. Guests who purchase $150 or more will be eligible to take a photo with Tim Gunn and go home with a signed limited edition tote from...

    Meet Tim Gunn at Stanford Shopping Center

    Fashion icon, Tim Dunn will be at the fabulous Stanford Shopping Center in Palo Alto, CA to present a complimentary fashion show featuring Spring 2012 collections from Kate Spade, Juicy Couture and Lucky Brand. Guests who purchase $150 or more will be eligible to take a photo with Tim Gunn and go home with a signed limited edition tote from...

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  • It’s that time of year again, everyone!  The time when we celebrate the woman who loves unconditionally, the woman who is always right, and the woman who will always be there (your mom, your wife, your mother in law, your sister, your aunt, your grandmother).  Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 13, 2012, so mark your calendars! Here are some stunning...

    Stunning Gifts for Mother’s Day

    It’s that time of year again, everyone!  The time when we celebrate the woman who loves unconditionally, the woman who is always right, and the woman who will always be there (your mom, your wife, your mother in law, your sister, your aunt, your grandmother).  Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 13, 2012, so mark your calendars! Here are some stunning...

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  • If you’re a huge foodie like me and watch the Food Network, then I’m sure you’ve feasted your eyes on the delicious every day italian recipes that celebrity chef Giada de Laurentiis has put together for us. Giada will host a Q&A in Santana Row Park on Saturday, April 28, 2012 at noon and everyone is invited to attend. Following...

    Meet Celebrity Chef Giada de Laurentiis at Santana Row!

    If you’re a huge foodie like me and watch the Food Network, then I’m sure you’ve feasted your eyes on the delicious every day italian recipes that celebrity chef Giada de Laurentiis has put together for us. Giada will host a Q&A in Santana Row Park on Saturday, April 28, 2012 at noon and everyone is invited to attend. Following...

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  • With Easter around the corner, there are so many restaurants hosting a delicious brunch and dinner.  Now if you’re a local of the San Jose Bay Area, and are looking for a place to take your loved ones or friends, then Left Bank Brasserie is your place to be. On Sunday, April 8, 2012, both Left Bank Brasseries (San Jose,...

    Easter Celebration at Left Bank Brasseries

    With Easter around the corner, there are so many restaurants hosting a delicious brunch and dinner.  Now if you’re a local of the San Jose Bay Area, and are looking for a place to take your loved ones or friends, then Left Bank Brasserie is your place to be. On Sunday, April 8, 2012, both Left Bank Brasseries (San Jose,...

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  • The Microsoft Store plans to open another one of their most popular sites for us computer techies.  Not only have they scheduled to open it’s doors on Thursday, April 19, 2012 at the Stanford Shopping Center in Palo Alto, but they have also provided some celebratory treats for us fans all weekend! Here’s a breakdown of how Microsoft lets us...

    Microsoft Store Opens at the Stanford Shopping Center in April!

    The Microsoft Store plans to open another one of their most popular sites for us computer techies.  Not only have they scheduled to open it’s doors on Thursday, April 19, 2012 at the Stanford Shopping Center in Palo Alto, but they have also provided some celebratory treats for us fans all weekend! Here’s a breakdown of how Microsoft lets us...

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