Embracing the Timeless Trend of Quiet Luxury in Fashion

This elegant and neutral aesthetic has entered the scene in 2023.

In the fast-paced world of fashion, trends can come and go with lightning speed. There is a growing movement that celebrates a more understated and refined approach to style, however, and it has been called Quiet Luxury. This “trend” which has been around “quietly” now for a couple of seasons, but feels especially right for […]

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Arrividerci To My American Friends……I’m Heading to Sicily, the Italy of My Grandpa...

......and then back to the City that Won my Heart......Florence and Tuscany with BPP Tours

Arrividerci America 2023

What makes this trip so special?? I always love my trips with bpptours to my favorite city of Florence and the beautiful Tuscan region. This year I have added to that experience by making a very bold move for Alan and I and also heading first to Sicily, the land where three of my grandparents […]

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Easing Into Fall

Hi, Chelsi here and I’m so glad to be back! This is truly the most confusing time of the year. Kids are back in school, Pumpkin Spice Lattes are on the menu, Halloween candy and Christmas decor are in stores – all signs that Fall (my favorite season!) is here! Then I step outside and […]

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Ben Berg’s Newest Restaurant High-End Chinese style

Berg's much anticipated newest filled with a taste of New York Chinese dining scene.....Cantonese with a Texas twist

Benny Chows

The long-awaited Benny Chows is finally here, and Houstonians are in for a treat. Berg Hospitality Group brings us Benny Chows, the 10th concept to debut in Houston and the 11th in the impressive portfolio by the food maven, Ben Berg, that never stops! (three more restaurants coming this Fall!) Led by the renowned Benjamin […]

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National Lipstick Day…..June 29th

"Remember your Lips speak but the lipstick adds the punctuation.....so let's have fun!"

Hi there……it’s Chelsi back to talk beauty again and what a perfect day it is! Today may seem like any other really hot Summer day, but there is actually something to celebrate. No, it isn’t going to rain….it is National Lipstick Day!  It is also National Chicken Wing Day and National Lasagna Day so if […]

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Dine for a Cause: Houston Restaurant Weeks 2023 Kicks Off August 1 with 200+ Participating Restauran...

20th Anniversary Celebration of HRW Makes this Year's Entries so Special

Hello to all of my Houston foodies! Get ready for the most exciting time of the year – Houston Restaurant Weeks (HRW) is back! I’m thrilled to share that this year over 200 restaurants are joining forces to offer specially priced, multi-course prix fixe menus for brunch, lunch, and dinner. And guess what? It’s all […]

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Lovely Red Glasses is Off to Italy Again with BPP Tours……Big News We Had Some Spaces Open Up

Ready to have a fun time and make your dream of Italy come true......do not miss this chance!

Take a look above…..our Tuscany Trip, Fall 2022; such a great time we had! So many of you have asked me over the years that I have collaborated with BPP Tours, about these trips we take to Tuscany. Well, here it is and its such an amazing opportunity that rarely happens. Due to some personal […]

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How To Shop the 2023 Nordstrom Anniversary Sale

We're focusing on dresses, but there are so many great deals!

Today is the day! The much-anticipated Nordstrom Anniversary Sale is here. From fashion to beauty, this annual sale has become a favorite among shoppers. On a recent trip to the Galleria, I found myself strolling through Nordstrom, taking in their wonderful product selection, so I was intrigued to see what their Anniversary Sale had to […]

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Bari Ristorante Italiano…Newest River Oaks District Dining Spot

My Second Visit........The 2nd Time is Definitely the Charmer!

Bari opening 2023

I was later than most to visit Bari Ristorante Italiano, the newest addition to River Oaks District, due to some time conflicts I had but I have made up for it with two visits in the last two weeks. This newest intro into the Italian fine dining scene here in Houston, immediately struck me with […]

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Time to Celebrate National Rosé Day This Saturday in Style

Join the festivities at Three of Berg Hospitality's Dining Locations and Kick off for Summer

In recent years, rosé has become particularly popular in the United States, with its popularity peaking during the summer months. National Rosé Day is coming up on June 10th. As a Houstonian, I know we love our holidays, especially when they give us a reason to dine out at our city’s fabulous restaurants. And this […]

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