Our Cabernet Wine Tasting

As I was buying a bottle of Malbec yesterday for this week-end’s wine tasting, I realized I hadn’t written yet about last month’s Valentine’s Day Cabernet blind tasting! (Our monthly journey into wine education and sampling has become a”thing” we really look forward to.) It was a hilarious evening as my husband and I kicked…

The Covid Shuffle

Pop the champagne! The J&J vaccine is here! It’s time to shut up, line up, roll up your sleeve and gratefully accept whatever is offered to you. “So these vaccines, the three of them, are exactly the same and nobody should turn away from any of them, you should take it.” (Dr. Ali Mokdad, University…

Mask Wearing – 101

It’s been a year of Covid. I thought I had figured out all the dos and don’t, ins and outs..but I guess there’s always more to learn. Yesterday we were visiting my mom and I decided to sneak a cookie. I quickly lowered my mask to my chin each time I took a bite of…

30 Minutes..

I had seen her before and said “hello” but clearly that wasn’t going to be enough this time around. “What’s your dog’s name?” she asked with a big, happy smile, “Can I pet it?” “Her name is Daisy” I responded, “sure you can pet her, but I’m going to stay back a bit so we…

How many e-mails are in your in-box?

It struck me (once again) as I searched for my missing wedding ring last week, that I am surrounded by clutter.. clutter being anything I am not using or don’t need. Every drawer I open, every closet, the pantry, the console in my car… there’s just extra stuff everywhere that’s unnecessary. Trust me when I…

NEVER-EVER

“I am NOT doing this!” I kept telling myself.. It was 11pm, my husband wanted to get to bed and I was frantically dismantling my closet and my drawers. My wedding ring was nowhere to be found..I had been searching for hours and was beyond exhausted. My ring wasn’t lost, in the traditional sense, it…