Lifestyle

All I Want For Christmas Is…

Holidays season is magical with all the attributes, including gifts. As much as I love receiving gifts, I enjoy giving them! Actually I like a lot the whole process: looking, choosing, shopping, wrapping and presenting.   It's a special time when you can include all your fantasy in gifting to...

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Wine, Food, Nature

The song "San Francisco" by the Russian band "Car-Man" from the 90’s, goes like this: "San Francisco is a city of a disco style, San Francisco is a city of thousands of lights, San Francisco is a city full of risk...

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Destination – Paradise

Have you ever been in a place that is magnificent and breathtaking, that gives you a feeling that it's not real or that it's a beautiful dream, a place you want to call Paradise? Earth is full of such places; just keep looking and prepare to feel like an Alice-in-Wonderland! Several...

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Black And White Diamonds

When it comes to truffles, I see a kaleidoscope of different things, like Italy, high-quality food and wine, good company, people's laugh, fresh flowers, eye-catching outfits, divine atmosphere and a relaxing time. The emotions about this well-rounded picture of mine are more than exited! I feel so indescribably happy! To...

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Gifts With Love

For the Holiday Season and for Special Occasions, there is a beautiful tradition involved: Gifting. Whatever the reason is, we want to show our love and care to our families, friends, acquaintances, colleagues and neighbors through gifting, in a hope that something we carefully picked and bought at the store...

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Happy Thanksgiving!

My dear Readers! At this festive Holiday, I want to wish you joy of celebration, warmth and love in a circle of your family and friends! Enjoy a tasty meal and pleasant company! Happy Thanksgiving!!! Love, Irina  ...

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Fête du Bordeaux

Chicago is the city full of great events, interesting meetings and wonderful people. About a week ago I attended The Chicago Wine Company’s Annual Fête du Bordeaux at Park Hyatt Chicago, hosted by Simon Lambert from The Chicago Wine Company (www.tcwc.com). He welcomed three wine-makers from Bordeaux, France: - Lilian Barton-Sartorius of...

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Another Life or Not By Meaning

We all have this common habit: to save the things we don't actually need or use. Feel sorry to throw it away, thinking maybe it will be useful one day and in most cases those stuff laying in a ''further corner'' and after some time we barley remember about them. Some...

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La Dolce Vita

Have you ever thought about your Dolce Vita? Did you ever to try to solve the secrets of your Dolce Vita? In an extremely busy living world, we often forgetting to stop and enjoy the moment — the Here and Now. Probably it's easier to said than done, but when you actually...

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