Spa your way to 2013

Want to start the new year off right? Get your spa on and welcome in 2013 with a retreat at one of wine country’s most unique resorts. Bardessono Hotel Restaurant and Spa, renowned for its contemporary eco-luxury vibe, excellent service and spa style suites, features an innovative menu of evocative organic spa treatments. Bardessono’s latest … More Spa your way to 2013

Spa-ing in Seattle

The country portion of my two day spa adventure exploring notable resort spas in the Seattle area was spent at the Salish Lodge and Spa, 45 minutes west of Seattle. With a locovore influence and an exciting spa menu, I was looking forward to experiencing what Salish Lodge had to offer. First up was dinner, … More Spa-ing in Seattle

Bee Healed

There’s more to bees than just the sweet taste of their honey. Bees and the fruits of their hives have been used medicinally for thousands of years by cultures as wide spread as the Greeks, Egyptians and Chinese. In modern times the practice of “apitherapy” (the medicinal use of bee venom and by-products) continues, with … More Bee Healed

Cavallo Point Spa

Ready to retreat from urban madness for a day? Take a short trip over the bridge to the Cavallo Point Spa, at Cavallo Point “the lodge at the golden gate”.  Making the most of its location and drawing inspiration from the nearby coastline, Cavallo Point Spa surrounds its guests with natural beauty inside and out. … More Cavallo Point Spa

International Orange

There’s no better way to spend a rainy San Francisco day than sitting in a plush brown robe in the exquisite lounge at International Orange. Decorated with an elegant blend of cozy and eco-modern chic, the lounge is infused with shades of soft green and brown and accented with subtle touches of bright color and … More International Orange

Spa Top Ten of 2010

2. Best Massage Mark at Dr. Wilkinson’s Mark works intuitively, guiding your body into a deep state of ease and relaxtion. His practiced touch worked out kinks in my muscles I didn’t even know I had.   more Top Ten here