MY END OF SUMMER SANGRIA

MY END OF SUMMER SANGRIA

Okay, I admit it. I’m in a state of denial. It can’t be that summer is nearly over. Now don’t get me entirely wrong. I actually love the autumn – adore it even – and in New England mother nature … Continue reading

MULLED HOT TEA – The Perfect Winter Warm-up

MULLED HOT TEA – The Perfect Winter Warm-up

Minus fifteen degrees. Uh, what? Yes, that’s what the thermometer outside read when I awoke  this morning. Hm…I suppose this means winter has at last moved in and plans to stick around for awhile. Warming, soul-satisfying foods and beverages will … Continue reading

A Pinot for Every Budget!

A Pinot for Every Budget!

What is so special about Pinot? Well, you know you have a Pinot Noir in your glass if it feels smooth and glossy as silk on your palate (due to the lower tannins). It will tend to have a lighter … Continue reading

To hell with Black Friday…I’m celebrating ESPRESSO WEDNESDAY!

To hell with Black Friday…I’m celebrating ESPRESSO WEDNESDAY!

Do you know what today is? Do you? Do you? Do you?!? Well, if you haven’t heard, today is National Espresso Day. Now this definitely has made it to the top of my list of Holidays To Celebrate. It’s easy, … Continue reading

3 GREAT WAYS to FREE YOUR INNER WINE GEEK

3 GREAT WAYS to FREE YOUR INNER WINE GEEK

Sometimes, it’s hip to be square. And if you happen to enjoy nice wines to boot? Well then, it’s time to get with your inner wine geek, my friend. You might even learn some really cool stuff! I thought I’d … Continue reading