Hanger Steak by Chef James Phelan

As you all know, I am ever the fan of great food especially when it comes from one of my favorite chefs. I'm thrilled to have Chef James W Phelan of J. William Culinary (whom I previously reviewed here). Today he shares with us how to expertly prepare a mouthwatering hanger steak, all from the comfort of your own home.…


Five Surprising Facts about the Nashville Symphony- Wednesday Review

I recently had the opportunity to enjoy a private behind the scenes tour of the Nashville Symphony's Schermerhorn Symphony Center. Private access to this 197,000 sq foot neo-classical wonder was certainly the highlight of my day. One of those experiences I would never have dreamed of having were it not for the privilege of writing for you, my lovely readers.…


Luxury by the Sea | One Ocean Resort & Spa

Unexpectedly hidden away in the quiet coastal community of Atlantic Beach, FL is One Ocean Resort and Spa. Perfect for a luxurious ocean side getaway, One Ocean's motto is "Always in Your Element". During my stay, and filming of our episode at One Ocean, I was able to explore exactly what that motto meant to the staff and leadership. I…


Kentucky Wine Affair – Wednesday Review

If I asked you 15 years ago what drink first comes to mind when I say "Kentucky" and "Alcohol" you would likely have said Bourbon (or if you are in my family, maybe Jello Shots). Thanks to some hard working citizen's lengthy battle against out dated prohibition laws, these days you might find another distinguished refreshment coming to mind... Wine.…