Today’s Featured Article

The Thrilling Saga of a Cursed Family Tree

Tree of Lives by Elizabeth Garden, Official Trailer If the video does not display, please watch it on You Tube:

Books & Literature

Connecticut-Native Elizabeth Garden Adds International Book Award to Her Collection

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 19, 2019; Hartford, CT – “Tree of Lives,” a family tragedy was written by Connecticut-native, Elizabeth Garden, “as an attempt to raise a sunken death ship and understand the rusted hulk for what it is.” In her book, which … [Continue Reading]


Japanese Kaiseki “A Traditional 11-Course Feast for All Senses”

Japan: where knife training occurs for many years before a budding chef is allowed near a fish and chopping block… where cooking rice is a careful and deliberate balance of vinegar, rice, water and a knowing hand. There was a short period in my life when I was blessed with a situational study of Japanese […]

Lifestyle Trends

Veuve Clicquot & Ferrari Lifestyle Partnership

This article first appeared on PR Newswire Veuve Clicquot Ponsardin is announced as the first "lifestyle partner" of Ferrari at the Geneva … [Continue Reading]

Travel & Tourism

Croatia Continues To Gain Prominence As A Luxury Travel Destination

Croatia continues to attract the most discerning travelers and based on the recently released 2018 Virtuoso Luxe Report, an annual survey which provides key trends and insights to the luxury travel industry of its  international travel agency … [Continue Reading]

Wellness & Fitness

“Tree of Lives” by Elizabeth Garden (Book Review)

A few months ago, I took the liberty of mailing a copy of “Tree of Lives” to a friend who is a practicing mental health therapist working in the south of France just because I thought she would enjoy … [Continue Reading]


First Master of Wine to produce incredible wines in Croatia

This article is republished with permission from Wine & More.  ( Renowned world wine expert and owner of the prestigious Master of Wine title, Jo Ahearne, decided to start her very first winery on an island she calls “ridiculously beautiful”.The place is the island Hvar, the sunniest island of the Adriatic. There, after making wines all over […]

Daily Literary Quote

Culture & Trends: Publicity Agency Predicts That the Coming Generation Will Be an Age of Wandering

Over 50 years ago, the novel “On the Road” inspired young men to travel America.  Today, literature and technology inspire young women to wander the world. “She was free in her wildness. She was a wanderess, a drop of free water. She belonged to no man and to no city” (Roman Payne, “The Wanderess”). This […]