After teaching all my classes, a tall glass of wine was in order. Psych - I obviously am not a professor. However, I am a wino. Some even say I have my Masters on the subject. Today it's a pinot noir aptly titled, 'Eternally Silenced" from The Prisoner Wine Co. Flavors of Pine needles, cranberry, dark cherry, cedar, clove, brown spice. Very soft, re[...]


'Life is a game, play it.' - Mother Teresa I know this set of the kings army is not what M.T. had in mind when she spoke the words above. However, this larger than life chess board located on the rooftop deck at the Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel; adds a tongue-in-cheek moment that shows us Mother Teresa was right. I am wearing my can[...]

The Art of Shaving

Art is created with all mediums. It was only a matter of time until shaving became one of them. The Art of Shaving creates a streamlined approach to men's skincare. From moisturizer to beard lube, Art of Shaving has now added fragrance to their repertoire. The latest from their line up is, Bergamot Neroli. I love this scent with his bright notes of nero[...]

Bocas Del Toro, Panama

The Red Frog Tree Resort in Bocas Del Toro, Panama could be described as the most enchanting experience. This was my first visit to Central America and it will not be the last! I was the guest of Modeliste Magazine. During this trip I would join several other influencers to see all the city has to offer - and create content that only Bocas Del Toro can [...]

Vitamin C your skin change

You can have it all in California. The sea, the mountains, the desert; the sun damage. My latest 'can't live without' is the latest from Dermalogica - BioLumin-C Serum. A high-performance Vitamin C serum that works with skin’s own defenses to brighten and firm. Advanced bio-technology fuses ultra-stable Vitamin C and Palmitoyl Tripeptide-5, helping to d[...]