Category Archives: Nevada

Top 3 Las Vegas Indulgences on a Budget

Top 3 Las Vegas Indulgences on a Budget

There’s nothing much that’s cheap in Vegas unless you’re willing to take your chances on $9.99 deals for steak dinners and watered down beer pairings. But when in Las Vegas you should be able to experience a few indulgences despite your budget or losings at the tables. Go on! Get out of that dark casino… Continue Reading

Las Vegas’ Underbelly: A Sobering Moment

Las Vegas’ Underbelly: A Sobering Moment

Having just returned from my 8th visit to the city of sin I can honestly say I am glad to be home. Usually, I return with an excitement to go back but I am stricken with relief sitting in the comforts of the Okanagan air turning crisp with the approaching Autumn season, not a cigarette… Continue Reading

Mon Ami Gabi

Mon Ami Gabi

          In the Paris Hotel there is the best spot for brunch in all of Vegas. Just the hang over cure you’ll need to do it all over again! With freshly squeezed orange or grapefruit juices served table side in long glass bottles and your choice of delicious crepes, it is… Continue Reading

Picasso in Vegas

Picasso in Vegas

 Vegas has become a mecca for foodies to explore their decadent gourmand desires. However, it has also become a place to experience art, both Kitsch and “high-art”. I discovered, during my seventh trip to Las Vegas, what happens when the powers that be cross art and food in an effort to stimulate the senses to… Continue Reading

French Comfort in Sin City

French Comfort in Sin City

While I was on assignment for Vecu Magazine in Vegas I decided to head to the famed Picasso restaurant in the Bellagio Hotel and Casino but rather than tell you about this flop of a dinning experience like I do in the September issue of Vecu, I though I would tell you of a culinary… Continue Reading

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Hi! I'm Murissa and I live in the Okanagan Wine Valley of British Columbia, Canada. I enjoy traveling around the world for food and local spirits. I consider myself a Champagne enthusiast and enjoy sharing my conquests on this website since 2011. Follow along as I explore my home wine valley and dabble in the occasional globetrotting. Soon to be raising a foodie of my own come July 2018!


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