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Age Gracefully Like Fine Wine

Do you struggle with your weight?  I for sure struggle with it when I allow myself too.  In fact, I just scarfed down a tortilla with cold cheese. I mean I didn’t even heat it up to make it a real quesadilla.  I was starving and too lazy to make anything else, and if there had been leftover pizza or something, I would have just eaten it cold over the sink.  Look, some days are just like that, and you can’t beat yourself up over it. (more…)

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Strawberry Vanilla Frozé Wine Slushie

This week I celebrate my birthday and Mother’s Day. It always signals the beginning of the summer season for me because the trees have finally leafed out, the flowers are blooming, my allergies are in full-swing, and we usually have our first hot day.  As the temperature starts heating up and we are hanging out more on the back patio, I like to make a wine slushie.  They are quick, easy, and can be made with virtually any wine: red, white, and rosé. (more…)

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Top wine books to get you out of your wine rut

With thousands of options available, shopping for wine books can be overwhelming. Some books are great for learning more about wine regions, some teach perfect food and wine pairings while others can sweep you away to vineyards in faraway lands.  I’ve put together my four favorite wine books that I use on the regular and that will help you get out of a wine rut when needed. (more…)

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