Main Navigation

Category > Blogs

Speckled Easter Egg Cake

(please excuse my dry wrinkly dish washing hands) I don’t know about you but my personal favorite part about Easter is not hanging out with family or gathering around the table for some lousy cold hard boiled eggs. Nah. It’s definitely the whopper eggs! (Just kidding family) but really look at these things! They’re colorful […]

Continue Reading

Cocktail Couture

Lemme tell ya bout something really cool that’s going down next month. On April 16, at the Garden Club of Jacksonville, a group of architects, designers and all-around creative types will be showing off some really fashionable creations as part of Cocktail Couture. The event is led by the IIDA North Florida chapter and has […]

Continue Reading

So You Want To Build a Wine Cellar…

I continue to receive numerous questions from people looking for advice on building a wine cellar, and whilst I can usually help to answer most people’s queries, I prefer to occasionally defer to the superior knowledge of my good friend Curtis Dahl, co-owner of Joseph & Curtis. Curtis is an expert in all matters wine […]

Continue Reading

Irish Soda Bread With Ina

It is now time for me to confess my absolute love and admiration for Ina Garten (a.k.a The Barefoot Contessa). There’s just something about her that is so soothing and pleasant to watch, it’s down right memorizing! Not to mention that her and Jeffery (her husband) are probably the cutest couple in existence. Sometimes when […]

Continue Reading

One Dress, Two Ways

I spent last Saturday shopping for antiques  in St. Simon’s Island, Georgia. Of course, I can’t visit a city without swinging by the nearest TJ Maxx, and I’m certainly glad I did. I’ve found that in smaller cities, the finds tend to be even better than in large cities—mostly because people aren’t necessarily looking for […]

Continue Reading

Junior League Whale of a Sale Preview Party

The Junior League of Jacksonville’s Gone With the Whale party was held Friday, February 28, 6:30 PM, at the Greater Jacksonville Agricultural Grounds & Expo Center. The evening featured live entertainment, dancing, dinner by Carrabba’s, drinks and a silent auction, all while allowing guests the chance to preview and buy items for sale at the […]

Continue Reading

LOOK OUT!!!! FRUIT BOMB!!!!

Whenever you hear the term “Fruit Bomb,” what is being referred to is a modern-style of winemaking, which quite simply emphasizes fruit above all else. These wines are big, in-your-face, rich and jammy; they feel like….oh….I don’t know…..errrmmmmm….. an angry 400-lb. man wearing a bright purple jumpsuit and boots made out of plums, blackberries and strawberries […]

Continue Reading
Rock My Image - Digital Internet Marketing