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7 Tips for Gut Health During the Holidays
Celebrations / Holidays / Recipes & Entertaining Ideas

7 Tips for Gut Health During the Holidays

Let’s face it – the holidays are tough on digestion. The stress of the season (which tends to slow the digestive system), combined with too much running around plus travel (germs!), not to mention over-indulgence in food and drink (a digestive nightmare!), can take a serious toll on the state […]

Planning a Stress Free New Years Eve Party
Celebrations / New Year Plans / Recipes & Entertaining Ideas

Planning a Stress Free New Years Eve Party

If you are in the process of planning a New Years Eve party, you likely want to make the event as stress free as possible. While there is always some stress involved in planning any event, there are a number of steps you can take in reducing the amount of […]

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Mark West Wines a Winner for National Pinot Noir Day

Today is “National Pinot Noir Day” so let’s celebrate this tasty varietal, which happens to be my personal favorite. I know there are many other “Pinot People” out there who also adore California wines, so I wanted to mark the occasion by telling you about a few great options from […]

Add More Seafood to Your Menu – Two Recipes
Healthy Eating / Recipes & Entertaining Ideas

Add More Seafood to Your Menu – Two Recipes

Earlier this year the new U.S. Dietary Guidelines recommended “Strategies to increase the variety of protein foods include incorporating seafood as the protein foods choice in meals twice per week in place of meat, poultry, or eggs.” The science is clear on the why… but now comes the how. The DGAs showed […]

Friday, May 13th is World Cocktail Day!
Holidays / Recipes & Entertaining Ideas

Friday, May 13th is World Cocktail Day!

While we never need much of a reason to mix up a post-work-week cocktail, if you’re looking for an excuse to get creative, this Friday, May 13th is World Cocktail Day! Below you will find a cocktail roundup with unique recipes from Santa Margherita Wine and Sparkling Ice that you can […]