Sizzlin’ Sunday- Featuring LaToya from Tennessee

Meet LaToya, a sizzlin’ 39-year-old sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from Nashville, TN. LaToya, born and raised in Indiana, moved to “Music City” in 1997 to study massage therapy. Thus began her journey into the enchanted world of cigars. “I have been smoking since 2003,” revealed LaToya. “I walked into a smoke shop looking for something to replace cigarettes and the man working there suggested I try flavored cigars. I fell in love with the CAO Flavours.” Today this smokin’ beauty smokes three or more cigars per week. Flavor infused cigars, specifically Drew…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Diony

Meet Diony Paz, a sizzlin’ sister-of-the-leaf who has been smoking cigars for more than 20 years and considers herself a “true cigar diva.” “I not only smoke, but study each cigar – its region its taste and wrapper,” expressed Diony. “I have become a cigar aficionado who enjoys smoking a cigar in a very classy way.” Her foray into the enchanted world of cigars is unique. Diony is of Honduran descent and grew up around tobacco. Her great grandparents had a small tobacco farm in Honduras and many of her…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Emily from NYC

Meet Sonia Emily Daliz, a sizzlin’ 32-year-old sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from Bronx, New York. This smokin’ hot beauty, more commonly known as “Emily”, has been smoking cigars for more than ten years. “I had my first cigar with my father who loves cigars,” explained Emily. “I spent my summers as a child in Puerto Rico with my grandparents, and my grandfather always had a cigar in his mouth. I guess it runs in the family.” Despite her long-standing love affair with cigars, Emily does not like to play favorites. She loves…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Ashley from Iowa

Meet Ashley, a sizzlin’ hot 27-year-old sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from Waverly, Iowa. This self-proclaimed “big geek” has had a lust for cigars since she was 18-years-old but didn’t start smoking them until three years ago. “I always had the love for the smells of tobacco as my father smoked a pipe growing up,” Ashley revealed. “The first time I smelled a cigar I knew this is something I was going to enjoy; however, I really didn’t get into cigars until the past three years.” Ashley’s introduction to the cigar world was…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Amber from South Carolina

Meet Amber Branch, a sizzlin’ 32-year-old sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from Sumter, South Carolina. Originally from Long Island, New York, this southern transplant began her journey into the enchanted world of cigars one year ago. As the owner of her own networking company, Thee Amber Branch, LLC, Amber found smoking cigars was a great way to network and expand her company. Now, this smokin’ beauty has fallen head-over-heals in love with what began as a platonic courtship of labor. “A fellow by the name of Kenneth Williams introduced me to my first…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Connie from Pennsylvania

Meet Connie Charles, a sizzlin’ 49-year-old married mother of three from Whitehall, Pennsylvania. This dazzling dame and her husband own one of Pennsylvania’s premier cigar lounges, G&E Smoke Shop and The Brick and Barrel Lounge in Allentown. Connie finally entered the enchanted world of cigars seven years ago after many years of pokes and prods from her husband. Her resistance was futile and she finally succumbed to husband’s urges. “My husband tried to get me to smoke cigars for years but I resisted. Once I tried my first cigar I…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Leanne from Ohio

Meet Leanne Henderson, a sizzlin’ 35-year-old sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from Dayton, Ohio. Leanne is one of the first ladies of the Big Six Tobacco Company, an up and coming cigar retailer in Ohio.  “We recently debuted our website www.bigsixtobacco.co and will soon be launching our online tobacco retail site,” Leanne revealed. “It will be followed by the brick and mortar location in the Dayton area.”  Leanne is not just a passionate cigar smoker but a future retailer shop owner as well.  “After a dream last December, my husband started on a…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Elizabeth Bell of Maryland

Meet Elizabeth Bell, a sizzlin’ 38-year-old sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from Baltimore, Maryland. Often referred to as ‘Ebell’, Elizabeth has been smoking cigars for the past four years. “My interest in smoking cigars started about four years ago,” explained Elizabeth.  “Although I don’t proclaim myself to be a cigar aficionado, I am very enthusiastic about the culture itself.” Throughout the past four years, Elizabeth has developed quite a passion for the leaf. So much so, that her life’s most pleasurable experiences usually involve a cigar and a camera. “My most pleasurable experiences…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Jara from Houston

Meet Jara Murphy, a sizzlin’ sister-of-the-leaf (#sotl) from Houston, Texas. Known as @HtownCigarBabe on social media, this damsel manages Houston’s oldest cigar shop, The Briar Shoppe, a purveyor specializing in rare and aged cigars. Plus, they have the largest selection of pipes in the South. Jara was already working in the cigar industry before she took her first puff of smoke in 2012. She didn’t grow up around cigar smokers; therefore, she never had an urge to try. That all changed when she buckled under peer pressure. “I guess in…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Vicki from Washington

Meet Vicki Manry, a sizzlin’ 33-year-old sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from Mount Vernon, Washington. This buxom babe is quite the social butterfly who loves to smoke cigars and ride her 2001 Harley Davidson Dyna Low Rider. Her persona runs from mild to wild and she loves every minute of it. “I’m definitely a mix of every personality from biker to business, country to city and sexy to mellow, and I enjoy all of it,” expressed Vicki. Vicki has been smoking premium cigars for the past two years; however, her maiden voyage into…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Xionayda from New York City

Meet Xionayda Catala, a sizzlin’ 33-year-old sister-of-the-leaf from New York City. Xionayda is a Dominican-born Latina who has been smoking cigars for the past five years. Today she works at Pap Juan Cigar Room in New York City. “I have developed a passion for cigars,” said Xionayda. “I started smoking five years ago when I worked at a different cigar lounge than where I work now.” Xionayda has developed quite a palate in her five years of smoking.  She doesn’t have one particular cigar that she calls a favorite; however,…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Trang from California

Meet Trang Hamm, a sizzlin’ sister-of-the-leaf (#sotl) from Marina del Rey, California. Trang was born in Saigon, Vietnam but fled from the war-torn country to America as a war refugee. She started her life in America on welfare but has since earned a Master’s Degree and runs her own social media marketing company, (www.tranghamm.com). Trang is a stunning gal who has been smoking cigars since college. Today she usually smokes cigars on the golf course or at other social settings, but never alone. “I smoked my first cigar in college…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Soraya from New Jersey

Meet Soraya, a sizzlin’ 32-year-old sister-of-the-leaf (#sotl) from New Jersey. Soraya is a classy dame who started smoking cigars about two years ago. She considers herself a “weekend” smoker but occasionally pampers herself with a midweek treat now and again. This smokin’ beauty, who is of Portuguese descent, is a fairly introverted gal who loves to experience life and try new things.  When she is not traveling or working, Soraya spends a lot of her time relaxing with her husband over premium cigars and cocktails. They have an exciting bond…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Elizabeth from Connecticut

Meet Elizabeth Cedeno, a sizzlin’ 40-year-old sister-of-the-leaf (#sotl) from New Britain, Connecticut. This devilish dame is of Puerto Rican and Honduran descent originally from Brooklyn, New York. She is a proud single mother of a19-year-old daughter and works tirelessly during the week as an assessment technician and office assistant. To unwind she kicks back on the weekends with a cigar and cocktail. Elizabeth started smoking cigars about a year ago while on vacation in Florida. “I was out with friends in Downtown Orlando when we passed by Corona Cigar and…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Joy Caldwell from California

Meet Joy Caldwell, a sizzlin’ 37-year-old mother of one from Los Angeles, CA. This dazzling dame has been smoking cigars for only two years, but her passion for the leaf rivals that of most seasoned veterans. “I always get asked what I like most about smoking cigars, and I have to say, I truly enjoy the culture, the brother and sisterhood, and the fellowship.  I love that you can put a group of people in a room from all different walks of life, but when we are in that room,…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Joana from the Philippines

Meet Joana Love, an ultra-sexy sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from Manila, Philippines. She is in her late 30s, has two kids, four cats and absolutely loves smoking cigars and riding Harley-Davidson motorcycles. “It is such a pleasure for me. I love smoking cigars,” Joana confessed to Ultimatecigarparty.com.  “I smoke cigars when I’m going on rides with other bikers on our Harleys on the weekends.” Joanna, who also loves traveling and wind surfing, is a merchandising manager for Harley-Davidson. But, she loves the cigar lifestyle so much that she wants to work in…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Katrina from Washington, DC

Meet Katrina, a sizzlin’ sister-of-the-leaf from Washington, DC. Katrina has been smoking cigars for the past five years and credits her sister for introducing her to the lifestyle. “My sister was the first person who introduced me to cigars,” said Katrina. “I have been smoking since 2010.” Katina is an adventure-seeking dame who loves to dance and travel. Smoking cigars on vacation is a top priority for this smokin’ beauty and she never misses an opportunity to cash in. Her favorite cigars are “medium but bold blends.” She likes the…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Tamra from Kansas City

Meet Tamra Reid, a beautiful 43-year-old sister-of-the-leaf (#SOTL) from Kansas City, Kansas.  Tamra tried her first cigar almost ten years ago while on a trip to Dallas, Texas. Today she smokes a couple times a week. “I was pretty tipsy after having had a bottle of wine with dinner and don’t even recall which cigar we were smoking,” Tamra shared. Tamra’s great-uncle was an avid cigar smoker. When she was young her family would get together on Saturdays to play Euchre and she always loved the aroma from his cigars. When she…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Sara from New York

Meet Sara Ford, a sexy 21-year-old Dallas transplant now living on Long Island, NY.  This sensual #SOTL is a youngin’ in the industry, popping her cherry just seven months ago. “I’ve only been smoking cigars for about seven months,” said Sara. “I smoked my first cigar when I started hanging out at Flame Fine Cigars with my best friend, Rob.” Less than a year later, Sara is now a “regular smoker.” She feels it is a, “nice, relaxing hobby” where she can pamper herself after a hard day’s work. This…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Denise from New York

Meet Denise Morales, a 42-year-old professional woman who is as intelligent as she is beautiful. This devilish dame is a highly educated lady of the leaf who was born and raised in New York. She holds an undergraduate degree in psychology and a dual Masters Degree in education. She is a social worker in Suffolk County, New York and plans to pursue a doctorate in child psychology to open a private practice. Even though Denise is a new-comer to the world of cigars, she has learned to appreciate the good…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Ingrid from Nicaragua

by Ingrid Contreras Exquisite tastes and flavors usually come from far lands… one of many commonalities between myself and a great cigar, I am also from Nicaragua!  Some say I have the perfect mix, my mother is Nicaraguan and my father is German, hence my name, “Ingrid”. My mom and I migrated to New York when I was a toddler. New York City is what I call home and where I chose to pursue my dreams.  I was raised in Brooklyn and always dreamed BIG of one day becoming a model…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Karla from Florida

Meet Karla Livingston, a gorgeous 28-year-old sister of the leaf from Fort Myers, Florida. She has a rich passion for art and is a successful art dealer and photographer who has exploded on the cigar scene. Her seductive eyes, beautiful face and impeccable style make her damn near irresistible. Karla has been smoking cigars ‘on and off’ for quite a while but it wasn’t until this year that she developed a serious love affair with them. At this point her adoration is undeniable, for she smokes every weekend. “My favorite…

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Sizzlin’ Sunday – Featuring Pin Up Model, Holly Ann from Pennsylvania

Holly Ann – Pinup model from Bethlehem, PA Having been born and raised in a small farming community in Iowa, modeling was something that was just a distant dream. I never imagined I would actually get a chance to do it. Even though I’m not considered “model” shape or size by society’s standards, I had always secretly wanted to do it. After going through a marriage, a child, a divorce and trying to make it on my own, I REALLY didn’t think I would have an opportunity, and I was…

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