The Winery-My Journey to The Biltmore Estates and Back!

The Winery In keeping with the theme of casual elegance, The Winery at Antler Hill was nothing shy of perfect. Ladies, for those of you who enjoy an evening sunset and a glass of vino, this short post is for you! Once you have concluded your visit of the Downton Costume Exhibit, head down the…

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Eating There-My Journey to The Biltmore Estates and Back!

The Biltmore Estate has such a wide variety of dining options, no matter your budget, you will find something that tantalizes your taste buds. I would suggest you download the app, this gives you a hands on guide of where you are and what culinary selections are available in that specific area. The app also…

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My Journey to The Biltmore Estate and Back!

Getting There From Atlanta, the Biltmore is an easy 209 miles. Head up I85 and you quickly cross the border into South Carolina. The drive is full of parks, chateaus, rivers and other spots that are a perfect diversions to the final destination. I would advise you leave early, about 9, make a stop midway…

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A Few of My Florida Favorite Things!

Clearwater Beach Serenity There was never a moment spent worrying about life’s challenges……. Sunsets Shades of pinks and yellow so rich that despite the cold they warmed the soul. Spend a few minutes just appreciating the magic created by the universe, exhale and enjoy! Seagulls Yes they can be a bit annoying and overwhelming when…

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Dine Alone and Love It

And why shouldn’t you? Why should you be ashamed to enjoy a meal alone and in the company of yourself? You shouldn’t! Yes the world would like for you to believe that everyone is in a relationship, out enjoying dinner while you dine alone like a rejected teen. Take a minute and observe couples in…

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Yuki Yuki Yuki

Something about sushi just makes me love life that much more. Give me a pot of green tea, a bottle of hot sake, and a menu in any Japanese restaurant and I’m elated. Yuki is one of my local favorites that never disappoints. A quick 20 minute drive up I-75 South from Atlanta, beautiful decor,…

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Bayard Cutting Arboretum

New York, not all brick city, but the state of wonder and all possibilities. No place like New York exists in the United States, where else can we find such a rich mix of culture living harmoniously? If you are a child of an immigrant, for most, New York was their point of entry, and…

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Gems in Germany

Rain greeted me my first day in Europe! For years I planned to loose my European virginity in England, but Germany won the prize. Looking out during the final 30 minutes of the flight I was in awe of the landscape. Nothing but shades upon shades of green and as we landed, rain, pouring rain.…

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The Burger, The Cathedral and The Croissant!

The Burger Isn’t she beautiful? Don’t dare ask me where I was when I ate this burger, all I know is that I was in Strasbourg France, we somehow stepped out of the car into a monsoon, and this was the closest cover. Soaking wet, slightly unnerved, but also hungry, we sat down in a…

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