Birthday in Wine Country

One of my favorite things about living in Oakland is how close we are to Napa. We can hop in the car and in a little over an hour be kicking back on a beautiful vineyard, sipping on a glass of wine. So when it came time to decide how I wanted to celebrate my

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The Pretty In Pink

If you’re looking for a light and refreshing cocktail, this is it. I’m not normally a fan of grapefruit on its own, but there’s something about the way the bitterness almost cancels out the overly sweet/floral taste of St. Germain (elderflower liqueur) that results in cocktail perfection. So many drinks featuring St. Germain are made

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Bar Cart Style | Bourbon Edition

I’m really excited to share our bourbon themed bar cart with you. I’ve been obsessed with getting my hands on a gold bar cart for as long as I can remember. Fine, maybe not forever. My 4-year-old self was probably more concerned with my toy shopping cart than a bar cart. I mean, let’s hope

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St Lucia | Part One

EXT. BOUCAN BY HOTEL CHOCOLAT, ST LUCIA – DAY + that’s screenplay speak – it’s known as a slugline and writers put it in a script to tell the director the location each scene is taking place. EXT (exterior) and INT. (interior) comes before the location and is followed by either DAY or NIGHT (usually).

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