Summer is for Cons and Festivals!

I realized a long time ago that I live for a good convention, no matter where or what it is. My 2012-2013 conference trek kicked off without a hitch in the city of sin, Las Vegas, for the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show(CES) (2014 registration opened on the 1st (Register)) and speaking at various panels and meeting amazing people.I'm serious..have you seen my BADGE addiction?...more

To Thine Own Self Be 'Roo: What My Bonnaroo is All About

Every June, I find myself among 100,000 people on a farm in rural Tenn., all seeking the same ideal: escape. It doesn’t matter that we’re coming from different realities. For some, it’s a world after graduation. For others, impending fatherhood. For folks like me, it’s the day-to-day life of adult- and parenthood. We share this notion, and that’s all that matters....more

Donazione della Santa Spina: AROMA CUCINA

Donazione della Santa Spina: AROMA CUCINA http://bit.ly/Qm9KMy The results are in, and a good time was had by all. ...more

'And The Winner Is...'

'And The Winner Is...' AROMA CUCINA http://bit.ly/rsAeuW ...more

Montone, the Palio & a Waiting Game: AROMA CUCINA

Montone, the Palio & a Waiting Game: AROMA CUCINA http://bit.ly/qboIs0 The winner will be announced late this evening in the piazza. Stay tuned! In the meantime, the del Verziere taverna & cantina will keep the masses satiated.  ...more

Montone Marathon: Festa Day 2-AROMA CUCINA

Montone Marathon: Festa Day 2-AROMA CUCINA http://bit.ly/pPjtUr Trumpets, drums, archery, medieval reenactments. Le sfida e iniziata: The challenge is on...with the three riones competing for the Pallio. Stay tuned!...more

Sibling Revelry

Raksha Bandhan image from www.4to40.comAre you ready for Raksha Bandhan?...more

It is Not just a Flurry

Social Media & Beer At The Fresh Hop Ale Festival

On October 2nd Tom and I ventured to Washington’s version of the Heartland… Yakima, Washington,  for the 8th Annual Fresh Hop Ale Festival.…and our lives will never be the same....more

Wine, Cheese and Food Pairings

Ok ladies... forget fitting into that bikini (that is why the tankini was invented) and have some fun instead! ...more