Wine 101: How to Choose Riesling Wines for Food Pairing

With the rise in demand for alternative white wine pairings and something different on the menu, Americans are turning to new and old varietals like Riesling wines. What Does a Riesling Wine Taste Like? Generally, Riesling wines are very fruit forward, with flavors of apple, pear, and peach. The nose is highly floral, with high acidity, […]

Back to School: Better Sleep with Sonno Bed Mattress

This month, we review three new sleep related products, that are not only good for your sleep, they’re pretty smart, too. First up, the Sonno Bed mattress, and Sonno Bed’s new ‘adjustable’ pillow. Yes, we said adjustable, and not in the way that you might think.

If You Love Whiskey, and You Love Beef, Meet Your New Favorite Snack

A simple jerky recipe, providing a better understanding of why whiskey drinks sell so well at steak houses.

Editor’s Picks: Father’s Day Gift Guide 2016

Father’s Day is notoriously difficult to buy for, so we put together the perfect daddy gift guide to get our dads ready for summer time.

Earth Day Gift Guide: 10 Ways to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

Going green is about more than just choosing sustainable brands. Here are 10 ways to reduce your carbon footprint and make a positive impact.

Earth Month Recipe: Hand Made Green Ravioli

April is Earth Month, and for many, that means slowing down your energy usage, unplugging, and doing things the old fashioned way. Instead of buying a box of pasta or gassing up the car and dining out, show your love for the planet by trying your hand at ravioli, made from scratch. Founder Michael Finizio […]

One of The Most Tasty Pizza Recipes To Come Out Of Your Oven

If you like to experience fresh ingredients & homemade pizza, this Shiitake Bacon Pizza Recipe will become a household favorite!

Alternatives to Tempurpedic: Leesa Mattress Review

When we last shopped for a mattress, it meant hours and hours of research, mainly spent at local mattress stores, department stores like Macy’s, Sears, and others, and a lot of annoying sales people, attempting to convince themselves that yapping your ear off while you were trying to relax was a good strategy. Seriously, people-please […]

Last Minute Gourmet Gift Guide For Food & Wine Lovers

With the holiday season in full swing, this gourmet gift guide is perfect for those of us (you know who you are) still on the hunt for last minute gifts to fill hearts with glee, it’s once again time to choose the best gifts to give that food and wine lover in your life! Whether it’s gorgeous […]


What’s better than tequila? Some would say a infused añejo tequila that’s high quality, completely unexpected, and a kick-in-the-pants to traditional spirits!

Pampered Pooches: The Best Gifts to Get Your Pup

The products we’ve selected below were personally tested will give you the best bang for your buck when you’re looking for doggy gifts and the best gifts to get your pup for the holiday season.

Editor’s Picks: Stocking Stuffers for Coffee Lovers

Chances are you have plenty of coffee lovers on your holiday shopping list.  Indeed, our infatuation with the bean has Americans consuming over a half million cups of coffee per day.  When you are stuck for a gift and your recipient is a coffee fan, you’ve instantly struck gift-giving-java-gold for accelerating your present to their list of of […]

Editor’s Picks: Annual Coffee Lovers Holiday Gift Guide – 2015

It’s that time of year again, when our caffeinated office picks our favorite coffee finds from across the USA and around the globe for our coffee lovers holiday gift guide. From locally roasted beans, to grinders, coffeemakers, and brewers, Barb Webb and I have once again chosen our top picks for the best in coffee for […]

The Best Gifts For Your Favorite Holiday Hostess!

Here is a list of our top favorite gifts for your favorite holiday hostess. Make sure she knows how much you appreciate her efforts!