Films, Books, Music

The EMMYS – Marking the end of Network TV?

The 70th Primetime Emmy awards were in typical form with all of the glitz, glamour, and pageantry, but also had a few surprises including a proposal (accepted). Also expected was “Game of Thrones” formidable presence. Also what could have been predicted but not may wanted to admit was the non-existence of most of the networks Read More …

Sports

The Woman’s Guide to Fantasy Football

This is the time of the year when a plague takes over the US and Canada immediately causing 51 million women to become widows. It’s the start of the NFL season and thus the Fantasy Football black hole virus. However we’re going to focus on the 8 million women whom are also joining fantasy football Read More …

Food & Wine

Wines to go with Vegetarian Meals

Ok, this site has been accused of media bias against vegetarians so we thought we would dedicate a post wines that go well with vegetables. True, most of the recommendations for wine on this site usually are paired with meat of some sort so we were obsessed with finding some that could collaborate just as Read More …

cookware / Food & Wine

Air Fryers – Bringing you the best of both worlds

One of the newest and most popular appliances this year has been the air fryer. It has transformed many kitchens across the country for those of us that have given up fired foods in the quest of eliminating cholesterol from our diets. Although the Air Fryer doesn’t take all of the potential for unwanted pounds Read More …

Travel

Salinas Beach Ibiza – Growing With The Rest of US

Just over 10 years ago I made my first trip to Ibiza, Spain based solely on the word of mouth ‘buzz’ from people I had met while vacationing somewhere else, basically telling me “this is where you really so go”, so I made a commitment that Ibiza would be my next destination. Needless to say Read More …

Complements / Food & Wine

Bella Serra – Summer Lunch and Dinner Ideas

Despite some of the problems with the heat I’m pleased to say Summer isn’t over yet and there are still plenty of warm nights left to schedule evening meals outside. So we’ve got another installment on how to get the most out of the soirees we have left. Today we won’t be looking at a Read More …

Beauty

Summer Makeup Ideas – Moving at the speed of gossip

It’s hard enough to recognize a trend in makeup let alone confirm its staying power as once upon a time the fashion magazines like Vogue and Elle were the Bibles of confirmation only to be replaced by Instagram, Snapchat, and Pinterest. The problem there is what’s posted today is buried under 5 pages of scrolling Read More …