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Archives for April 2014

WinoLabels {Review}

I know what you are thinking... another bridal shower post... well hang in there ladies and gents, because this next company is wonderful! When you are looking to purchase something for wedding or perhaps even a couples shower (those seem to be very popular these days), it's hard to find something personalized, fun, and for the both of them, but without breaking the bank  as well. WinoLabels … [Read more...]

Tabouli – low carb deliciousness {recipe}

I have been trying to cut out the carbs. It's been easier than I would have imagined. I love Greek/Mediterranean food. Hummus, gyro, pita and tabouli, but with these delicious recipes come carbs. boo Here is a recipe I created that takes all the flavors and textures of tabouli, but without the bulgar wheat AND the carbs. Enjoy! Tabouli - low carb deliciousness Author: … [Read more...]

San Diego International Wine Show

Experience international wines from some of the most unique wineries in the world April 26 and 27, 2014 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. at the beautiful Paddock at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. Stroll through the Paddock while taking in the gorgeous Del Mar views. Choose tastes of red and white wines from hundreds of local and International wineries including featured vintages from Spain, France, South … [Read more...]

The Barrel Room in Rancho Bernardo- Bridal Shower

Last Saturday I hosted a bridal shower for my sister at The Barrel Room in Rancho Bernardo. Nestled in Northern San Diego County, RB is close to the many inland wineries and tasting rooms. What better place to have a wine bar showcasing all the delicious wine that is available at our finger tips?! The Barrel Room Vintage Wine Bar and Bistro is North County’s only retail, wine bar, and full casual … [Read more...]

Easter Bunny Tea at The Westgate Hotel {Review}

This past Friday my girls and I enjoyed a beautiful Bunny Tea at The Westgate Hotel in downtown San Diego. Parisian decor' abound- it was like taking a step back in time. We arrived right before 2:30pm and was ushered upstairs. My girls and I had a private table for just the three of us. We sat down, the tea waiter came by and politely asked if I would like champagne and what type of tea I … [Read more...]