Winery Picnic

Winery Picnic Tips and My Favorite Essentials

If you've seen my Instagram, you know that I love going wine tasting and I love a good winery picnic.  If you've ever been wine tasting, you probably noticed the strange phenomenon that wineries rarely have food.  If they do have food, they usually don't have much variety and it won't be gluten free (I'm gluten intolerant).  Therefore, I'm in the habit of packing a winery picnic when we go wine tasting.  I've packed quite a few at this point, so I know what works and what doesn't, so I'm pretty much an expert on how to pack a winery picnic. Here are my Winery Picnic Essentials: I decided that instead of buying a picnic table cover that I would simply re-purpose one of my Turkish beach towels. It can be very windy on a vineyard, so these colorful cloth napkins come in very handy. I love these great melamine salad plates and they all fit in the picnic basket. Pack an all purpose cutting board I love to bring music with me too, but make sure that you're not bothering other people.  I love this Beats Pill. I also really love my insulated picnic basket.  Not only does it hold...Read More
Dry Skin Remedies

Dry Skin Remedies- The Top 4 I Swear By

Today I am going to talk about my dry skin remedies and things that I love using to make sure that my skin doesn’t dry out.  I usually have oily skin, but my skin tends to get pretty dry in the winter.  Now I understand that LA does not get as cold as most of the rest the country, but our humidity level is extremely low.   I therefore are usually have to battle dry skin to some degree all the time.  These are the Dry Skin Remedies that work for me. For the Face I have oily skin, so I always make sure that the items I choose are non-comedogenic.  It can often be a hard balance to find Dry Skin Remedies for the face that are moisturizing enough without the use of heavy oils.  These two below do just that. Peter Thomas Roth Water Drench Hyaluronic Cloud Cream- I received a sample of this oil free cream this past summer and I’ve been a fan of it ever since. I took the sample with me on a trip to Palm Springs, which as you probably know is extremely dry, and this really helps combat dryness on my face. I’ve been in...Read More