My BIG SHOW FASHION SHOW Experience Part I

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WOW! So much has happened since I last posted to my website! Shame on me. Oh well. Let’s start with the BIG SUR FASHION SHOW. I had been asked to be the Costume Designer for Jourdain Barton’s SALOME, a production that would run through August 2014. My mind immediately went…

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The Gothic Gourmet Reviews “Slice of Rice™”

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Product Testing Being a Foodie, I’m always on the lookout for the “next big thing” in the food industry. Sometimes that is a new trend.  Sometimes it’s a new gadget.  And then sometimes it’s an innovation. When I was contacted by Richard Cronk about product testing his new Slice of…

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Cocktails! Photos of Cocktails!

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I’ve been quite busy on Pinterest lately. Here is the link: Liqueur Love Patrick and I have been researching Brands of Spirits and that has led to learning more about Cocktails in general. The whole experience has opened our eyes to an industry that is in rapid growth now. For example, US…

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“Pontypool” ONLY TWO WEEKS LEFT!

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    ONLY TWO WEEKS LEFT! Don’t miss my first stage appearance. I’m playing SYDNEY BRIAR (not The Gothic Gourmet as a cameo). Stardust Playhouse presents “Pontypool”, the stage adaptation of the Canadian Thriller written by Tony Burgess, Directed by Kirsten Clapp. A small town is in the grip of…

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Salinas Valley Food & Wine Festival

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I have been getting lots of requests lately for LIVE TWEETING events! Most recently, I was hired by the Salinas Valley Food & Wine Festival to LIVE TWEET the event from one end of the festivities to the other. The feed on Twitter and Facebook were #SVFoodandWine. It was a sprawling…

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Chefs Battle of the Wharf

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Well it’s been a busy time for me!  I was invited to LIVE TWEET about Chef Marc Jones of Lucky’s Roadhouse opening soon in Seaside, CA at the #ChefsBattleOfTheWharf, an event for the Grand Opening of the Wharf Marketplace ‏(@TWMMonterey). The event was stunning and the weather perfect! The Wharf Marketplace is…

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** SPOILER ALERT ** “The World’s End” movie

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** SPOILER ALERT **   This is a debriefing of the movie “The World’s End” Patrick Golden (my husband) and I went to the first showing of “The World’s End” last night. At 1am we were discussing how straight-forward the plot was, but by this afternoon, an insightful conversation took…

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COSTUMES & THE SCOTTISH PLAY

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    I am happy to announce that I have signed on with The Paper Wing Theatre to design costumes for the upcoming presentation of MacBETH. This is so exciting for me… really like a dream come true. So I’ll Blog about that. And here is MACBETH, Patrick Golden  

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