Where to Wine in Santa Monica

November 14, 2018

My current status has me sitting at one of my FAVORITE places to wine in Santa Monica – Wally’s Wine & Spirits. I know, I know, I have a LOT of places I love but I was, first, introduced to this establishment after reading that it is a BIG celebrity hot […]


Tuna Melt Throwback

October 26, 2018

Would you be a little concerned about me if I said there was a canned tuna on the grocery store shelves that, literally, has changed my life? Well, I guess you SHOULD be concerned because, SERIOUSLY, there is a canned tuna that has been a game changer for both my taste […]


MAYO Please Have Your Attention?

September 6, 2018

Who would have EVER thought they would be hearing “that” word come out of my mouth – MAYO! Regardless of the ingredients, I never was a big mayo fan. My condiment of choice was, usually, ketchup, and, when I “grew up,” it just seemed like such a little kid spread. […]


Party Favorites – Soft, Mild, & Cured!

September 2, 2018

Ooh, it’s Sunday Funday of a long weekend! Hope you are doing something SUPER FUN, and I hope it includes indulging in some YUMMY food, spending time with loved ones, and maybe throwing a good party. Can I just say, though, I am a bit spent from all of the […]


The Best Day Ever – A Throwback to My Sister’s Big Day!

August 30, 2018

In the words of Steve Martin in Father of the Bride, “well, she DID it, and now it is time party!”And, boy, did we party! I may still be in a “best day ever” hangover. Yes, my sister said “I Do” (almost) 2 weeks ago in what was a Wedding that […]


California, and Living In Santa Monica for 6 Weeks!

August 28, 2018

As quoted by Jen Sincero in her book “You Are a Badass,” she states, “you need to go from wanting to change your life to deciding to change your life.”And that is EXACTLY what I did, TWICE, in 2017. I needed a change of scenery, a breath of fresh air, and that 1st step towards […]