Sammi’s Favorite Things: Taffer’s Cocktails

Bar Rescue star Jon Taffer  shared his new line of mixers, along with some fun binge watching cocktail recipes for  his fans.

Taffer’s Mixologist cocktail mixes come in seven different flavors: Bloody Mary, Cosmopolitan, Margarita, Mojito, Piña Colada, Skinny Margarita and Strawberry Margarita. The line is available at Walmart stores nationwide and cost under $5.00 a bottle, making it the perfect thing to grab the next time you go …

Sammi’s Favorite Things: Rose Water

Spring is here, which means we are heading into the season of BBQs, parties and other fun events. This means having various food and drink on hand, which is fun to plan, but sometimes difficult if you want something different on the menu.

Enter Rosé Water. Just 69 calories, it is a light refreshing way to get your drink on guilt free. It is a great mix of Rosé wine and seltzer, perfect for girl’s …

Sammi’s Favorite Things: Hub Turbo 10K

Like many people, I use my cell phone frequently throughout the day. Unfortunately, that usually leads to my bakery dying more often than I would like. As a journalist wh relies on her phone, this can get quite frustrating.

Enter Hub Turbo 10K. It is by far the BEST portable  charger on the market.  It has Android and IPhone wires attached to it and a battery life that lasts for hours. The charger, which can …

Sammi’s Favorite Things: Gunas New York

Like most women, I love a good purse. There are so many different styles and colors for every occasion and it can sometimes be a chore to decide which one to carry on any given day. No matter what, a good purse is an accessory that every woman needs, both for functionality and to feel (and look!) fabulous!

Enter Gunas New York, my new favorite line of bags. Not only are these bags gorgeous, but …

Sammi’s Favorite Things: Omaha Steaks Ultimate Shrimp Sampler

Anyone who knows me knows I love to cook…..and eat….and to eat while I cook. For me,  cooking is how I express my love and is also an outlet for my stress. Needless to say, food is a big part of my life.

This is why I was thrilled when I received the Omaha Steaks Ultimate Shrimp Sampler to try and review for the site. As someone who loves seafood, it is always a treat …

Sammi’s Favorite Things: Comfort TV Channels

Do you need some comfort TV in these uncertain times? Several channels, including LAFF TV and Antenna TV offer old school shows that bring us back to simpler times. Check it out below:


  • Laff – The country’s first-ever, over-the-air broadcast television network (from E.W. Scripps) is devoted to comedy around-the-clock, Laff specializes in comedy programming, featuring a mix of feature films and iconic syndicated sitcoms including Home Improvement, That 70’s Show, Night Court and 

Sammi’s Favorite Things: Laura Gassner’s Limitless

You’ve heard me say it on several occasions….I absolutely love to read. If you put a book in front of me, I will be lost in the adventures or lessons between the pages. This was no different when I discovered Laura Gassner’s book Limitless: How to Ignore Everybody, Carve Your Own Path, and Live Your Best Life , which was featured on Good Morning America. Anchor Robin Roberts gushed over the bookend even posted about …

Sammi’s Favorite Things: Gabriel & Co. Jewelry At The Emmys

Via Michele Marie: Courtney Hope, Monique Coleman and Shanti Lowry were photographed wearing Gabriel & Co. jewelry this weekend at the Daytime Emmy’s in Los Angeles. Actress Courtney Hope from The Bold And The Beautiful walked the red carpet in the 14K White Gold Fashion Ladies Ring ($1,805), 18k White Gold Statement Ladies Ring ($4,420)and the 14K White Gold Diamond Bangle ($5,040). Monique Coleman, from the nominated docuseries Gimme MO, also attended wearing Gabriel & …

Sammi’s Favorite Things: Droodles

Looking for  something to do while you travel this summer? Need something to keep the kids occupied? The Ultimate Droodles CompendiumTheAbsurdly Complete Collection of All the Classic Zany Creations of Roger Price has the answer. This amazing book, which was released earlier this year, shows the fun work of Roger Price. It is something so fun and captivating that it will keep people entertained for hours.

Check out more information below and …

Sammi’s Favorite Things: Floravere

New York, New York – FLORAVERE announces the opening of the world’s first bridal concept store; an innovative retail experience for today’s modern bride that reimagines shopping for one of the world’s oldest traditions. Designed by award-winning collaborative design firm GACHOT, Floravere continues to break the bridal mold with the announcement of its first permanent physical location at 18 Jay Street in the Tribeca neighborhood of New York City.

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Sammi’s Favorite Things: Ladies Who Punch The Explosive Inside Story of The View

Like most women my age, I spent my teens and twenties watching The View on ABC. I remember when it all began with Barbara, Joy, Debbie, Meredith and Star, as well as every other host who was on. While I never considered myself to be a loyal watcher, I did enjoy the Hot Topics and guests that were on the show.

This is why I was so excited to see that there was going to …

Kelly Rowland Performs in NY

Kelly Rowland just performed at Neiman Marcus yesterday in a special show for the store.  See below for pictures and information.

WHAT: Neiman Marcus hosts special performance by Kelly Rowland for their InCircle members.

WHEN: Thursday, April 11th, 2019

WHERE: Neiman Marcus Hudson Yards (20 Hudson Yards, New York, NY)


WHO: Notable attendees included but were not limited to Kelly Rowland, Margot Bingham, Helene Yorke and more…