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Disclaimer: This post is sponsored by Ray of Solace. Although this is a sponsored post, all opinions are my own. “There are all kinds of love in this world but never the same love twice.” There aren’t many quotes that fully encapsulate relationships in so few words like F. Scott […]

The Ink Stained Pearl vs The F Scott Fitzgerald Quote: ...


This week I got the chance to sit down with another ambassador for the Tales of Reese cause, Omar Torres. After just a few minutes with this guy you realize he’s more than just a pretty face (but quite the pretty face nonetheless!) It was quickly apparent he had a […]

The Ink Stained Pearl Interviews Omar Torres




Recently I had the chance to sit down with a wonderfully spunky little ball of energy named Rachel Locker. This girl is both full of enthusiasm and spirit! Here’s what she had to say about coaching CrossFit and working with Tales of Reese. First of all, Rachel, tell us a […]

The Ink Stained Pearl interviews Rachel Locker


There’s nothing we love more at Taste of Purple than a day of “industry research.” This of course is just a fancy term for the days we all forget our responsibilities and go run away to taste wines. Recently, in one of our teams many (many) travels to Long Island […]

Taste of Purple visits Bedell Cellars



Our team at Taste of Purple recently ventured out to Napa, CA in search of good wine and better company. Our journey proved to be not only a fun filled adventure with good friends but also an educational experience. Of the many (and trust us many is an understatement) wineries […]

Taste of Purple visits FRIAS Family Vineyard