Adventure Time

It’s time for some new adventures. I’ve had the pleasure of going on some luxury  press trips around the world, but I feel like it’s time for me to spend some quality time exploring the East Coast and more of Canada. There are so many places in New York I still haven’t been, then Philly and D.C. are blowing up […]

Perrine Chef’s Social Club: Gastronomic Exploration of Tea with Palais des Thés

A few years ago The Pierre Hotel launched the Chef’s Social Club Series to create an interactive dining experience. Recently, the club presented a multi-course dinner featuring Palais des Thés. The Parisian tea company offers all-natural Signature flavored teas (“Les Créations”), pure single-estate teas and exceptional limited edition Grand Crus.  When I entered The Rotunda Room at the 86 year […]

La Cutura Giardino Botanico in Italy

I had the pleasure of going to La Cutura Giardino Botanico in Giuggianello while on a gastronomy experience with Zonin 1821. You know that I love a good botanical garden. This one did not disappoint.  There are over 2,000 plants in the gardens collected from around the world. We stopped by the rose garden which was lovely. Unfortunately many of […]

Wild Women Of Planet Wongo

The Wild Women of Planet Wongo is not a typical night at the theater. It’s a 100 minute interactive sci-fi musical experience at the Parkside Lounge in NYC. In this story two male astronauts are exploring space when they crash into Planet Wongo. We soon find that the planet is run by scantily clad warrior women known as the Wongettes. Of […]

The 2017 Savannah Food & Wine Festival

Imagine sipping a fine wine while feeling like the belle of the ball? You can do this at the Savannah Food & Wine Festival! I sure wish I could make it to this fest, it sounds divine… One of Savannah’s most anticipated fall events, the Savannah Food & Wine Festival will be taking place this November 6 – 12, 2017.  The […]

Francis Ford Coppla Winery’s Pool And Park Opening For 2017

A pool and winery park?! Now that would be the perfect adventure for those who love water and wine. Frances Ford Coppla Winery’s 2017 season officially begins on Saturday, April 1st, with the opening of the Pool & Winery Park. Beginning on March 9th, the winery will start accepting reservations for Cabines which include four pool passes. Last year, Cabine reservations […]

Bockfest 2017

I have to admit that Germany was not on my culture and travel radar until this week. Well, Germany showed up. After a lovely breakfast with the folks from ProWein, I decided that I’m definitely going to Duesseldorf, for their wine conference. The very next day, I was invited on a press trip to Bockfest in Cincinnati, the oldest and […]