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Houston Lifestyle personality whose been featured on several TV segments, national print ads and is a regular magazine contributor. Sharing home, style, food, wine, diy & travel.

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A Refreshing Way To Serve Wine

With the weather getting nicer and the temps rising, it’s a perfect time to get outdoors. A great way to get out of the house to be with your loved ones and create lasting memories. And if you are anything like me and like wine, I wanted to share an easy way that you can serve up your rose', white, or red wine this weekend. This refreshing way to serve wine literally takes seconds to make. Not only will this drink keep you cool under the sun, it will also have an unexpected WOW factor when you...

Delicious Basil Pesto

If you are anything like me, you probably are always looking for recipes that are quick, easy and packed with flavor. This delicious basil pesto recipe is one that I make often and is always a crowd favorite. It only uses a few ingredients and a food processor. Ok, so let's get to it!What you will need:2 cups of packed fresh basil (do not use the thick stems, use only leaves or tender stems)3 garlic cloves (minced)1/4 cup of pine nuts1/2 cup freshly grated Romano or Parmesan-Reggiano cheese1/2...