Romancing the drink

I am in a foul mood, I have been in this state of mind for about a month now. I don't deal well with stress, I want to bury my head in the sand or hide in my closet. I fantasize about quitting my job and working 3rd shift at Panera and baking bread, how…

Paint and wine night sans the wine

Had a couples date night tonight with hubby, his sister and her husband. We went to one of those paint and wine classes for a couples painting. We've gone before and I've really enjoyed them. Tonight was the first one sober. It was hard as hell. They changed the wines too and now have Sauvingnon…

Friday Night Rituals

Weekends are hard, Friday nights in particular.  It's the end of the workweek and all you want to do is relax and unwind, for me this equals have wine. I have a pretty standard Friday night ritual, it involves wine, tv and some snacks.  It's been my night to do nothing but indulge.  I usually…

I Love Wine

I love wine, I really do.  I enjoy whites mostly, cool crisp dry wines with about 12-13% alcohol.  I like opening the bottle and the sound glug, glug, glug as it pours out.  Wine just seems so sophisticated and classic, like something out of Breakfast at Tiffany's and who doesn't like wine?  It can be…