Discover Sardinian Wine: The Holiday Wine to Serve & Gift

What do you know about Sardinia?  It’s Italian.  Si.  It’s a Mediterranean Island.  Si.   And then does the trail run a bit dry?  Well bottoms up; whet your lips.  ...more

The Witch's Wine & Spirit Astrology- December 2016

  Astrology for the girl and her wine glass.                      ...more

300 Words on 3 Days Sober

Seventy-two hours without a drink in my hand and thoughts are no longer smothered by pressure to reach for a glass, but instead eagerly hovering over the keys with clarity and ambition, reaching for ways to display their excitement through words....more

Yes, but why wine and razors?

I have a question that I am going just put out there to the world:  Why wine and razors? Bear with me here for a moment and I will circle back to the beginning. I, like most other people I know, am online somewhat frequently. Because of this, I run into my fair share of advertisements throughout my browsing. On a number of websites and social media I come across advertisements for the Dollar Shave Club....more

Strawberry Blanc Slushies

I have been wanting to do this for forever. FOR-EVER. But life kept getting in the way. And then I saw this beautiful bottle of blanc in the liquor store and I knew it was time. Time to throw myself a damn party....more

Wear It Out

Getting dressed to work from home this morning, I walked directly to my “not worn enough to go in the laundry, but not c...more

when you're an olympic gold medalist

If you're like me the rest of the world, then you've been parked on your couch in front of the TV, watching the Olympics every night now for a week.  And what a glorious week it has been!...more

Is your liquor vegan?

I believe wine is one of life's great pleasures. Perhaps not the healthiest beverage, but definitely one of the most delightful. Unfortunately, a variety of alcoholic beverages are often laced with animal ingredients.Towards the end of the brewing/winemaking process, "fining agents" are often used to remove impurities, usually in the form of isinglass (fish bladders), gelatine, egg whites. I've been aware of this for some time, but since fining agents aren't listed on the label, I'm sorry to say that I've generally adapted an "ignorance is bliss" attitude....more

Coffee in the morning; wine in the evening

I used to have only a few cups of coffee every year. And then I started having coffee time with a friend of mine at work, so now I have coffee on a more regular basis. It's still not every day, but around once a week....more