The times in our lives in which we feel that we have the least power are actually the times when we have the most. Those are the times in which we affirm or redefine who we are, what we believe, and make choices that can impact ourselves and those we encounter for a lifetime.
-Gail Pursell Elliot

Cocktail Corner: Seasonal Spirits at the Good Bar

by lesliedinaberg on January 2, 2018

A spirited toast to all things alcoholic!  By Leslie Dinaberg One of the best local places to hang out is the Good Bar, an intimate lounge in Goleta’s Goodland Hotel (5650 Calle Real) with cozy couches and chairs, a billiards table and backgammon boards. Try one their new seasonal cocktails, like the Pick Me Up Jalisco […]

Cocktail Corner: Goodbar Grooviness

by lesliedinaberg on April 2, 2016

A spirited toast to all things alcoholic! By Leslie Dinaberg Goodbar, the Goodland Hotel’s super cool lounge, is shaking things this spring.  Here’s what they have going on: Spirited Flight Night Mondays Branch out of your comfort zone and try something new! Guests get 20% off all flights on Monday nights. Try the Numero Uno featuring Partida Blanco, […]

Cocktail Corner: Art, Libations and Music on the Edge

by lesliedinaberg on October 9, 2015

A spirited toast to all things alcoholic! by Leslie Dinaberg Make a splash next weekend at Goleta’s Goodland Hotel when art meets music, libations, food and creative fun with a poolside “play with your food” interactive brunch on Saturday, Oct. 17. It’s all part of MCA Santa Barbara‘s second annual On the Edge Festival, which brings internationally renowned […]

Cocktail Corner: Brunch at the Outpost

by lesliedinaberg on April 20, 2015

A spirited toast to all things alcoholic! By Leslie Dinaberg While I’m not quite one of those people who believe that brunch without booze is just a sad, late breakfast, I do believe that just about everything is better with bacon, especially day drinking! Outpost, at the Goodland Hotel in Goleta, is a great place to […]