Omaha Chef’s Offer Tips For Stellar Steaks

I had the pleasure of participating with other foodie writers in a “Virtual Steak Lovers Media Tour” with three chefs in the heart of Omaha, Nebraska. What fun for us to see them working in their restaurant kitchen environments, as we scribed notes on their “tips and tricks” to making …
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Burger Week Is Coming To The OC-July 12-18, 2020!

Explore Orange County, LA and Long Beach one Burger at a time beginning Sunday, July 12th and running all week thru Saturday July 18th! Participating Restaurants and Chefs are creating seriously delicious Burger Week menus with a variety of selections, sides and beverages. Imagine….everything from classic cheeseburgers to veggie burgers and …
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An Elegant Catered Summer Soiree!

Seafood Tower As we all know, right now is not the time for big parties and gatherings. But we still want to kick-off summer 2020, right? For us, being in a small group that we know, who have all had limited exposure, no recent travel on a plane and will …
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Boutique Hotels In Palm Springs Re-Open June 12th!

Many of the charming boutique hotels in Palm Springs are re-opening on June 12th! These hotels are the perfect place to vacation right now, since they are small and intimate. They are all following very specific sanitizing and distancing protocols and that will make travelers feel safer for sure …
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Take An Electric Bike Tour Along The Spectacular North San Diego Coast

From Carlsbad To Encinitas….Pedaling Is A Breeze On An Electric Bike with Pedego of Carlsbad!
Carlsbad is a seaside resort city occupying a 7-mile stretch of glorious Pacific coastline in northern San Diego County, California. Locals referred to it as “The Village by the Sea” and it is a mega-tourist …
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Virtual Wine & Cheese Pairing Zoom Party

Julie Lim & Joe Wagner This was another wonderful “virtual” Zoom Event with a winery guest. And who can say no to a featured guest that is a member of the Wagner family?  Chuck Wagner, founder of Caymus in Napa Valley, has given all of his kids the farming & …
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