Cancun Wine & Food Fest Celebrates Mexico

As a food and wine lover from Northern California, I’ve eaten and drank my way through Napa, Sonoma, Monterey, Livermore and Temecula Valley wine country. I’ve discovered the culinary delights of Bellingham, Washington and noshed my way through Oregon wine country. When I was asked to attend the Cancun Riviera Maya Wine & Food Festival […]

April 18th, 2014|Food, Mexico, Restaurants and Dining|

Review: Secrets the Vine, Cancun, Mexico

Wine tasting in Mexico? Yes, ma’am. While most people associate Tequila, Corona and guacamole with Mexico, I’m going to let you in on a secret – Mexico makes some good wines. Mexico is staking a claim in the vineyards of Baja California. I learned about the wines of Mexico will staying at Secrets the Vine […]

April 11th, 2014|Lodging, Mexico, Resorts, Restaurants and Dining|

14 for 2014 — Ideas for Kid-friendly Trips

Dreams Resort, Puerto Vallarta Mexico

For a great all-inclusive resort vacation, I highly recommend Dreams just north of Puerto Vallarta. We stayed for a week in this lovely paradise with enormous crystal clear pools, beach palapas, entertainment, all manner of activities and fantastic restaurant. To lounge and read with feet in the sand and a drink […]

January 28th, 2014|California, Lodging, Mexico, New York, San Francisco, Travel|