Bachelorette Party Games

Bachelorette Party Games

After trying out many games with a variety of groups here are some of our favorites! Of course, we loved doing them on our food and wine tours, but these games would be great in any setting. The best part of these games? They’re free!!

5 Ways to Celebrate your Birthday in Los Angeles

5 Ways to Celebrate your Birthday in Los Angeles

Choosing how to celebrate your birthday just got a little easier! There are so many fabulous activities to do in and around Los Angeles, but when it comes to your birthday you deserve to do something memorable. Here are five great ways to have an unforgettable birthday!

'Tis the Season for a Wine Routine Mix-Up

'Tis the Season for a Wine Routine Mix-Up

As much as I think we have all been enjoying our summer rosé’s and crisp sauvignon blancs I would be lying if I said I didn’t experience a particular excitement when I witnessed a cool breeze blowing a few leaves from a tree earlier this week. Okay, okay, yes we have still been averaging weather in the low nineties everyday, even in Southern California, but that hasn’t stopped me from dreaming of full bodied cabernets and spicy tempranillos. In anticipation of cooler weather and heartier wines, I have made a list of some characteristics I personally look for in my fall wines!

10 Crafty Ways to Up-cycle Wine Bottles and Corks

10 Crafty Ways to Up-cycle Wine Bottles and Corks

You slice that sweet seal, pierce the cork, twist in your corkscrew, and hear that delicious little pop. Now what? Cork is such a versatile material; it seems so wasteful to toss it away. What about when you reach the bottom of that delicious bottle of wine? Are you prepared to part ways forever? Instead of wasting, use any of these ten amazing ideas of ways to up-cycle your wine bottles and corks!

The Perfect California Roadtrip

The Perfect California Roadtrip

Ah, the Golden Coast. Is there any place more scenic? In just a few short hours you can go from cruising along the Pacific Coast Highway (PCH) to standing in the vast desert feeling truly small. California has an astonishing amount of diversity, making it the perfect place for everyone. Grab your besties and pack the car, we’re going on a road trip to explore this ecological and cultural goldmine! For this journey I recommend a reliable vehicle, a National Parks Pass, and a will for adventure.

7 Best Rooftops in Downtown Los Angeles

7 Best Rooftops in Downtown Los Angeles

Downtown Los Angeles is an incredible neighborhood that’s beauty deserves to be observed from only the best lookouts. Luckily for everyone DTLA is filled with restaurants, bars, and other rooftops offering extraordinary views! Here is a list of the seven best rooftops in Downtown Los Angeles.

Cliff-Notes to Speaking Like a Sommelier

Cliff-Notes to Speaking Like a Sommelier

As with any trade, there is an extensive amount of vocabulary that comes with enology. The more time you spend around wine and connoisseurs who can truly talk the talk, your knowledge and vocabulary will expand. In the meantime, you do not have to sound like a total novice! I've compiled a list of common language used to order, interpret, and discuss wine to provide you with some basic tools in sounding and acting like a pro!

72 Hours in Los Angeles

72 Hours in Los Angeles

The sprawling nature of the city accompanied by the endless traffic make every moment precious for visitors, especially those on a tight schedule. Here is a perfect 72-hour itinerary put together from years of research and experience to guide anyone through the best 3-day period in Los Angeles. I