The 10th Annual Kohler Food & Wine Experience will import well-known local and international chefs for a long weekend of gourmet gastronomics. The comestible festival kicks off on Thursday as Top Chef runner-up Bryan Voltaggio presents "Home Techniques Using Molecular Gastronomy," a seminar demonstrating how science is used to forge flavorful and innovative sustenance. After evolving into an Einstein of edibles, sink your teeth into Thursday's complimentary events and delicious, sample-sized treats.
At more than 1,000 Mattress Firm locations around the country, shoppers sink into plush mattresses, recline on firm beds, and belly-flop onto pillow tops. Knowledgeable staffers can help customers create an ideal bedtime environment by dispensing advice based on sleep preferences and illuminating the difference between the many kinds of mattresses. And to the delight of their customers, much of Mattress Firm's bedding wears the label of a premium brand, such as Sealy, Serta, Simmons Beautyrest, or Stearns & Foster.
Pregnant women won't feel limited in their clothing choices when they're perusing the racks at With Child Maternity and Baby Boutique. Stylish options include everything from skinny jeans to maxi dresses, as well as more conservative tops and nursing apparel. The shop also outfits new arrivals in cute rompers, bibs, and tutus, inviting family members to ooh and ahh at babies as the family dog slowly goes insane with jealousy.