What We Are Listening To – July 2018

Of late, we’ve been vibing out to some classic tunes.  It’s summer, the weather is perfect, the beaches and hiking trails are calling.  Here is our soundtrack for these long sunny days and warm summer nights.

Our Guide To San Francisco: Shop ‘Til You Drop!

San Francisco (and the surrounding area) is a weird, weird place.  Strange people, neighborhoods, bodegas, nightlife, and shops.  It is something you have to embrace when you live here.  You can always go downtown and deal with the tourist’s hustle and bustle to get the finest goods from…

Prepping for Summer with Cameron Hughes Wine

Original post from: The B Werd I can’t remember all that I’ve done so far this year, but I’ve looked up and we’re suddenly in the middle of May. The blog has been doing so well and growing quicker than ever. Professionally, I’ve been tackling some new projects…

Our Top Tips for Hosting a Dinner Party

It takes all kinds… Here to illustrate that idea is our staff’s list of the top tips they have to offer for hosting a successful dinner party. Let us state: this was intended to help initially, but as most things go around here, it devolves into foolishness pretty…

Decoded: Blends

Let’s talk blends, and what the language your local wine shop representative uses actually means. At the top of the blending language list we have Champagne and Bordeaux. The word Champagne is synonymous with being expensive, of quality, for celebrations, and from Champagne, France.  Champagne is generally made…