Sangria "Il Panino"

We were meeting a cousin one day to catch up at one of our favorite spots in his hood in Escazu, Costa Rica.  ll Panino is a staple in Escazu with great service, a breezy indoor outdoor feeling,  awesome food…

La Guaria

After spending time at the W in Miami Icon Brickell during the "off season" when its quite and you can really enjoying the feeling of Miami walking Brickell, we were invited to the new W Playa Conchal Costa Rica.  We…

Azul Sunset

March 2019 I was on deadline remixing the Steady Rollin song, "You're Mystical" UK edit.  I was lucky to set up shop at the JW Marriott in Guanacaste, Costa Rica. It was the perfect environment for focus & relaxation.  For…

Boozy Coffee (Baileys)

Boozy Coffee are my ultimate fav mix.  So many combinations.  Today I stuck with my classic Baileys & Espresso with Almond Milk.   I found this delectable delight as I was walking in the city of San Jose waiting for our…

Golden Milk Latte

When we first arrived in Costa Rica a family member told us about a new all organic famers market close to where we were staying. We showed up on a Saturday where we met Alvaro Jimenez, he was just starting…

Chili Guaro

We found this award winning secret ingredient Chili Guaro at The Beer Factory in Escazu.  I absolutely love the vibe in this place.   This drink inspired me to go on a mission to find the BEST Chili Guaro in Costa…

Watermelon ElixER

One of my go to's most daily is FRESH watermelon juice.  I make a large batch in my juicer, you can put it in any blender or juicer with seeds and all. This is in our first home in the…

Tamarind ElixER

You always find what you're looking for!  We were living in Monteverde, The Cloud Forest. Exploring & adventuring around Costa Rica in search of Wide Awake locations.  The criteria: organic foods, creative & inspirational vibe, service that feeds you energy…