wine and family

The best things in life get better with age. Such is especially the case for two of my favorite things in the world: wine and family. My dad taught me everything I know about wine. We’re not wine snobs by any stretch of the imagination [I will gladly drink a 2-Buck Chuck should it be… Read More wine and family

patriotism and green chile relish

It wasn’t intentional, but I’m pretty sure we began the Fourth of July weekend in protest. It was storming in the mountains, which thwarted our previously planned Saturday escape, and the fireworks continued relentlessly into the wee hours of EVERY.SINGLE.NIGHT, keeping us from our cherished long weekend of sleep. Come Sunday, we were Independence Day Scrooges, bah humbug’ing and… Read More patriotism and green chile relish