There is something magical about hot air balloons, especially when you can can see several all at once.  Once a year Temecula Valley hosts a hot air balloon festival.  This event is so fun it is something that you should experience once in your life.  This year was the 35th year of the Temecula Valley Balloon & Wine Festival. It is held at Lake Skinner Regional Park and is a three day festival where you can try wines from Temecula Valley, ride hot air balloons and enjoy the weekend with friends and family. One thing you should remember is that Hot Air Balloon Flights are very early in the morning so be sure to check times so that you don’t miss them all together.  They do not fly balloons in the afternoon because of weather.  One of the best parts of the festival is the evening Balloon Glow.  They light…

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  Are you a brownie lover and want to make the best fudgy brownies using Rigoni di Asiago Nocciolata. These are easy to make and perfect for the chocolate lover! You will crave these and these are such a great and easy weekend recipe. INGREDIENTS: 1 1/2 cups Rigoni di Asiago Nocciolata 7 tablespoons butter, melted 2 eggs 1/2 cup sugar 1 teaspoon of vanilla extract 3/4 cup all-purpose flour Vanilla ice cream, for serving (optional) INSTRUCTIONS: Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour a pan. Place 14 tablespoons of Rigoni di Asiago Nocciolata in bain-marie and add the butter. If you don’t have one you can put it in a bowl then put the bowl in a pot with water (not too much so the water doesn’t boil over into the bowl and warm in on the stove until melted. Keep an eye it. In a bowl, beat…

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Looking for your new favorite spot in LA?  You have found it, the Doheny Room is a place if you just want to pop in for a drink, or get a bite to eat or stay all night and dance the night away.  When you walk into the Dohney Room it has an old Hollywood feel mixed with a modern twist on it. A lot of restaurants have come and gone in this location but Doheny Room is here to stay.  The food at the Doheny is so good.  Everything we tried was amazing and we are definitely going to go back.  I tried three different craft cocktails and all of them were so different and unique that it was really hard to pick a favorite.  I love how beautifully decorated the Doheny Room is and it feels so cozy that you can easily pop in for a drink and…

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