Happiest New Year 2018: Vision Boarding

The week between Christmas and New Year's Day is often the time I like to take stock of my life. I spend some time alone thinking about my life - where I am versus where I'd like to be. When's the…

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Celebrate Summer with These 7 Agua Frescas

Happy Memorial Day Weekend - hard to believe it's already here - the day/weekend we pay respect to the fallen soldiers who served in the US military.

Of course, it's also the unofficial kickoff to Summer! 

And with…

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Drink a Cocktail, Win a Cookbook!


Hello & Happy Friday! 

Tomorrow, Saturday, May 13th is World Cocktail Day, marking the first written definition of a cocktail back on May 13, 1806. 
To mark this wondrous occasion, I'm hosting a contest on Instagram. 
Hope you…

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MATTA NAPKIN: A Daily Comic...on a Napkin

Last Thursday night, excited & just this side of drunk, Tim & I purchased this original piece of art at an exhibit here in LA. 

This funny drawing (a hilarious drawing, if you ask me!), is on a napkin. Can you…

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Elizabeth Gilbert

Liz Gilbert 

Last night Tim and I attended Elizabeth Gilbert: A Conversation with Pico Iyer at the Granada Theatre in Santa Barbara, California. My personal fandom with Liz Gilbert began when most everyone’s did – when I read “Eat…

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¡Happy Cinco de Mayo!

Hola amigos - it's Friday and it's the 5th of May, which means it's time to celebrate the Mexican culture here in the US. Cinco de Mayo! I mean, technically, today is a celebration of Mexico winning a battle against…Read more

Homemade Mallomars

Homemade Mallomars 

Can you pinpoint the exact day you first heard of this magical cookie called a “Mallomar”? The first time you ever knew such a wonderful thing existed? I can. It was Tuesday, April 22, 2003. It was…

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My Top 5 Kickstarter Campaigns Today

Hello! How are you doing? I hope your December is going well!

This past week I received an email from someone with a Kickstarter campaign - asking me to check out the campaign page, and give feedback. This happens every…Read more

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