Southern California Lifestyle & Review Blog

Easter Bunny Tea at The Westgate Hotel {Review}


This past Friday my girls and I enjoyed a beautiful Bunny Tea at The Westgate Hotel in downtown San Diego. Parisian decor' abound- it was like taking a step back in time. We arrived right before 2:30pm and was ushered upstairs. My girls and I had a private table for just the three of us. We sat down, the tea waiter came by and politely asked if I would like champagne and what type of tea I … [Read more...]

Woogie’s Place – wedding favors • centerpieces • wreaths {Review}


I had the privilege to work with a local SoCal company that specializes in succulent wedding favors, centerpieces and wreaths.  Woogie's Place has all kinds... succulents that is.  From beautiful succulents in terra cotta pots, to sand filled clear glass votives perfect for that bridal shower that needed a touch of green elegance. Here is Gretchen explaining how "Woogie's Place" came … [Read more...]

O. Design Company {Menu Card Printable}


This past Saturday I hosted a bridal shower for my little sister Stephanie. We had it at a local wine bar (post soon to come) and had a lovely afternoon celebrating the bride to be. Along with wine and champagne, we had a gorgeous lunch of paninis, and salads. I really wanted the menu to be one of the many highlights of the day and making sure the food was a centerpiece, the napkin menus made … [Read more...]

Helping parents rest easy– Carex Digital Thermometer! {Review}


Parents: How often has it been the middle of the night or perhaps after doctor working hours and you have a sick baby who needed your attention? Thermometer, fever reducers in hand you go to "work" and try to comfort as best as possible. You have to wake the baby to take a temperature... until now. The Carex Digital Thermometer looks just like baby's pacifier, but instead it reads a … [Read more...]

{Noble Vines}- Sustainably Made Wine {Review & Easter Recipe}

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NOT ALL VINES ARE CREATED EQUAL Noble Vines, a vineyard from Lodi and Monterrey California, holds true to it's name. Noble in cause and taste; a vineyard that is sustainably grown. But what does sustainable mean? Wine consumers can have the satisfaction of knowing they are supporting vineyards and wineries that are socially and environmentally responsible in conserving water, energy and land, … [Read more...]