The Color of New Orleans

#NOLA ( New Orleans, Louisiana) New Orleans is known for many things.. long nights..legendary Jazz.. voodoo.. Gumbo.. are just to name a few. However, one of my favorite parts about visiting NOLA (aside from the food of course) is sheer color. Every corner you turn is a picture perfect moment. The Garden District The oldest … Continue reading The Color of New Orleans

A different kind of Wine Tasting

When thinking of wine tasting usually my mind goes to scenic vineyards, bright tasting rooms and tipsy days well spent. However, this last trip to Northern California's wine country was an experience unlike any I've had before. Family friends of mine made a reservation for us at the JCB tasting room in the city of … Continue reading A different kind of Wine Tasting

Dia De Los Muertos for Everyone

First I want to thank you for joining me as I invite you into my family's home to celebrate Dia De Los Muertos. How we celebrate is an accumulation of years and memories stacked one on top of another. Traditions aren't made over night, but why not start a new one now? I am going … Continue reading Dia De Los Muertos for Everyone

Up to date with Dia De Los Muertos

Dia De Los Muertos (Day of the Dead) is a very special holiday to my family and I. For as long as I can remember the holiday has always filled our home with a certain spirit of joy. I remember being a kid when most people here in America did not know what this "second Halloween?" was all about.  Now many years later Dia De … Continue reading Up to date with Dia De Los Muertos