Chinese New Year starts February 1st, 2022. This year is the year of the Water Tiger. The holiday lasts seven days as a public holiday. Typically we exchange gifts like hongboa’s also known as red envelopes and fruits. This year there are many luxury brands that have created special Lunar New Year gifts. Here are some of my favorites that I have seen. MCM Worldwide has five tiger themed products. My favorite bag is the crossbody, they also have a very cute shopper bag, credit card holder and 2 t-shirts. You can find them here, MCM. Creed Fragrances has special Year of the Tiger red envelopes as a gift with purchase. These are so pretty and are a great way to share the joy of Lunar New Year. Versace mad a cute Lunar New Year cardigan. It’s perfect to wear to celebrate, it’s red which is a lucky color to…

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Staycations are one of my favorite ways to explore my own city. I try to do them as often as possible especially during this past year where traveling was not that easy. I just did a one night stay at L’Ermitage in Beverly Hills. It was just what I needed a little getaway to rest and rejuvenate. It is an all suite hotel, they have 116 suites that vary from single bedrooms, to 2-3 rooms. All of them are beautifully decorated and very spacious. When I choose hotels for staycations the room and amenities are very important to me because sometimes they are just one night stays and I want a place where I can really relax and feel rested so that it feels like I was on a vacation. L’Ermitage was the perfect place to do that. The location is great it’s on a quiet street that is close…

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I’ve dreamt of going to a wellness spa for years now and never have had the chance to. Until now, I went to Rancho La Puerta in Tecate, Mexico for a week. It’s a beautiful wellness resort that is tucked into the mountains surrounded by lots of lush greenery. It sits on 4,000 acres which include 40 miles of hiking trails, an organic farm, tennis courts and so much more. There are 86 casitas on the property as well as new residences that are for sale. There are so many activities to choose from from cooking classes, workout classes, art, spirituality classes to sex health classes. It is also a cell phone free property which makes it really nice to do a technology detox. The ranch doesn’t have rigid schedules that you have to follow. I love that so you can do as much or as little as you want.…

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