Take a ‘First Class Flight’ at The Wine Loft

January 20, 2015 4:26 pm

A little gem in the heart of Carlsbad, The Wine Loft promises to excite the most seasoned wine enthusiast and novice alike. The Wine Loft is family-owned and -operated by proprietors Bill and Jennifer. They pour their knowledge, heart, and soul into each glass and will expertly guide you as you navigate the shop.

Perhaps you prefer to just sit back and relax or meet up with some friends. The Wine Loft features a wine bar with an extensive tasting list from which to choose. Make an effort to go there on Friday nights for a special treat and try the First Class Flight—three higher-end wines for you to savor and enjoy. Lighter fare like gourmet cheese and charcuterie boards are available to accompany your tasting. Special events and a wine club with plenty of member benefits are both worth checking out. Consult the website for specific details, information, and to enroll.

The Wine Loft
1911 Calle Barcelona
Carlsbad, CA 92009
(760) 944-1412

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How to Harness the Power of Positive Thinking

January 12, 2015 3:21 pm

When you have a rough day at work, it can really put a damper on your confidence and affect your performance because of it. Negative thoughts are things that all people have to deal with, no matter your profession, but there is a way to manage them and improve your mood in the process. Here are a few ways to improve your work performance through positive thinking.

  1. Start your day on the right foot. Instead of sleeping until the very last second, begin a morning tradition that will make you want to get out of bed. Whether it’s attending a yoga class or sipping coffee on the front porch, spending even just a few minutes relaxing before work will put you in a good mindset.
  2. Put a positive spin on every situation. This may seem easier said than done, but just thinking in a positive way can motivate you to act accordingly. Convince yourself that every downfall has a silver lining and you’ll be able to bounce back that much more quickly.
  3. Spread positivity to coworkers. Instead of critiquing your coworkers or complaining about them to friends, try complimenting them and appreciating what they do for the team. This will not only make you see them in a better light, but it will make them like you more as well.

10 Tips to Overcome Negative Thoughts: Positive Thinking Made Easy [Tiny Buddha]
11 Tips for Maintaining your Positive Attitude [Lifehack]
A Positive Attitude at Work: 10 Tips for Success [Udemy]

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New Facebook Sweepstakes! Enter to Win an iPad Mini!

January 7, 2015 3:12 pm

To enter the Sweepstakes, Like our Facebook Page and then look for the Sweepstakes tab (image shown below) located on our Facebook Page to enter. Sweepstakes ends February 28, 2015.

For mobile users ONLY, like our Facebook Page, and then click here to enter!

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