Janine’s Favorite Gifts for Under $30

November 22, 2022

Good Morning beautiful! Happy Tuesday, and two days away from the OFFICIAL start to the Christmas season! This is one of my all time favorite weeks of the year. Yes, while Christmas is my favorite Holiday, I love the week leading into Thanksgiving. I love the build-up and anticipation, the […]


What Wine to Serve for Thanksgiving

November 22, 2020

Can you believe that we are less than a week away from Thanksgiving? WTF!?!? Now, now, I love it! My Mom and I always say that this week coming up is our favorite of the entire year! It is the kick off to the Holiday’s, low key, and all about […]


I’ve Got That Italian “Sparkle!”

December 11, 2019

Actually, I have absolutely no Italian in me! I am 50% Polish (and then some) behind a combination of English, Irish, Welsh, and German. While it, totally, makes sense, I still get find it funny when people tell me I have a very European look. How are you doing on […]


Wine-ing & Cheese-ing in Burgundy

May 16, 2019

Okay, and maybe a lot of that went down in Paris too! 🙂 Ahh, Bonjour & Happy Thursday loves; well, at least I think it is Thursday – ha! This jet lag has been real as F$%& and my sleeping has been ridiculous. At least I am consistent, no matter […]


To Travel Is To Live

February 6, 2019

“We travel because we need to, because distance and difference is the secret to creativity. When we get home, home is still the same, but something in our minds has changed, and that changes everything!” To travel is to live, and I could not agree more! Now, I am not […]


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 […]


Going With the Flow

September 10, 2018

Hello my loves! I am going to start right out of the gates by saying I am on my 2nd glass of chardonnay and, well, I am not sure how it is already 9:30 pm. Couple that with not sleeping – yes, I was up at 1:00 am looking for new […]