I'm taking my husband away for a night to the Mariott Laguna Cliffs in Dana Point for his birthday. I wanted to plan a nice meal and maybe a drink afterward. It doesn't have to be the most expensive restaurant, but somewhere nice and romantic.
If you want to spend more time caroling, and sipping wine instead of hanging in the kitchen, watch Chef Jansen Chan (International Culinary Center). make colored sugar, the easiest way to make basic sugar cookies shine on your holiday table.
The holidays mean it's time for bubbly. Let Wine & Spirit Education Trust (WSET) educator Vanessa Price teach you how to open a bottle properly and safely: without hurting somebody, or ruining that spark.