#CocktailoftheWeekend & a Sandwich . . .

For this edition of the #cocktailoftheweekend I tested wedding drinks all weekend with the bride and groom and family. Drinks that I’ll be serving at their fall wedding later this year. To “go the drinks testing distance” I made myself a terrific sandwich! & I wanted you to know . . .

Fennel was the Inaugural Herb of the Year in 1995 . . .

In 1995, Fennel, Foeniculum vulgare, was the first herb to be named by the International Herb Association as Herb of the Year™️ in their new educational program, a program that is going strong to this day, and recognized worldwide by other Herb and Botanical groups and Societies. That said, I didn’t join the group until […]

The Appetizing Way! Make every thing you eat appetizing.

The Chinese adage “We eat with our eyes first” is very true and there is the “appetizing way” to approach your food, even snacks, even leftovers that anyone can adopt, and possibly change your life. Sound radical? It’s not. Take some care with what you eat, whether alone or with others and eat with your eyes first! Watch your mood lift, your health improve, your perspective shift. It’s amazing.

Wine Week Wrap-up or I over prepared for wine week & here’s some of the stuff I didn’t use . . .

I over prepared for wine week and it paid off! My exclusive promo code for saving money on delicious wine with Winc is good for a year! I’m celebrating by adding the hashtag #wineoftheweek to my regular blog features and posts among other things. Read on . . .