Plan your weekend around the fun events happening with Culinaria – a weeklong festival celebrating great wine and food.  Friday night is The Best of Mexico at the Shops at La Cantera – it’s an explosion of flavor!  Saturday night is the giant Grand Tasting…top chefs with delish tastes and hundreds of different wines.  And then top it all off Sunday with Burgers BBQ and Beer at The Pearl.  You can get for info at

If you’re staying close to home, I have some awesome burger ideas and a delish recipe for a pink grapefruit mojito  on  While you’re there sign up for a chance to win a Gourmet Getaway to New Orleans courtesy of Corporate Travel Planners.  Have a great weekend everyone.