Lately, I've been teaching myself how to cook (more on that in a later post!). Because of my new found love of cooking, I have been gravitating towards fiction and non-fiction books with food and cooking at their core. This week I finished reading Lizzy and Jane by Katherine Reay. As a die-hard fan of Jane … Continue reading Drinking Rosé with Katherine Reay
Two months ago I moved into my sweet little condo and a couple weeks later I had friends over to celebrate. I am a HUGE fan of the band, Train, and one of my friends brought me a bottle of wine from their winery, Save Me San Francisco Wine Co. It happened to be one … Continue reading Someday, Someday, Maybe, I’ll Visit San Francisco
Happy New Year, friends! As New Year's Eve approached, I started to think a lot about resolutions. I decided that this year I would prefer to focus on goals in relation to my writing. As 2015 came to a close, I realized that my writing had taken a backseat throughout the year. And I was … Continue reading 2016, you got me by the pen.
I have been extremely negligent with my blog posting. I could come up with a million excuses as to why I haven't posted. But my readers (and I) deserve the truth. The truth is that the last couple of months have been hard and I haven't felt like myself. Writing words and posting them online … Continue reading Life, Lemons, and Italy
I recently had the opportunity to travel to the Cayman Islands for work. It was my first time in the Caribbean! I was working at the Cayman Cookout event, a food and wine festival that attracts some of the best chefs and wine makers in the world. Enjoying the Caribbean during winter AND sampling some … Continue reading My Favorite Wine and Enjoying First Frost
I'm back and ready to read and drink! Need a "sneak taste" of what I've been reading and sipping? Here's what's on tap for Pour Me Another Novel over for the next few weeks! Once Upon a Vine wine and the Harry Potter Series by J.K Rowling Independent Chenin Blanc and Autumn in the Vineyard … Continue reading Need a little “Sneak Taste”?!
I recently read This is Where I Leave You by Jonathan Tropper. FYI, This is Where I Leave You is coming to a movie theater near you this fall. Check out the trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fH0cEP0mvlU After watching the trailer and learning that it had been based on Tropper’s book, I was intrigued and had to … Continue reading Under the Harvest Moon (wine), This is Where I Leave You