Monthly Archives: December 2012

My New Years Wish for everybody, even you !

Here I sit this New Years Eve morning in my suite at the Overleaf Lodge and Spa on the Oregon Coast, sipping Champagne, and watching the waves crash into the rocks below. The sun is shining, people are out walking … Continue reading

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“Wait for it”..wait for it !

I have made a rather large decision to finally fill the void in my heart that was put there when my 11 yo Yellow Lab Bailey passed away earlier this year. It wasn’t an easy decision, when you consider the … Continue reading

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For Desert ? Christmas Cookies and Peppermint Ice Creme of course !

The day after Christmas and all through the house, wrapping paper, ribbons, empty wine bottles, wine glasses and a couple really tired looking Rottweilers ! But what a success it was too, with even the Rotties getting presents, new fancy … Continue reading

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Hey “Bubbles” what’s up your flute ?

Let’s face it, New Years Eve and Champagne are a married couple ! Who doesn’t associate celebrating New Year’s with the pop of a cork, the flow of the fizz (not really the correct result wanted” and a toast for … Continue reading

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Gives the term “Bite Me” a whole new meaning

Life as a writer I have found over the past few years to be a unique sort of animal. After the launch of my Wine Consultant e-Commerce website, http://www.awinetodiefor.com, I began writing reviews and articles for a few magazines and … Continue reading

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Big surprise at local wineries

Had a really pleasant weekend including a visit to one of my local favorite wineries, Reustle Vineyards. Got an email from them telling me about this weekend, and what was going on in their “cave” this last weekend before the … Continue reading

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“Life is Good” if you make it so..

My birthday has come and gone again, celebrated with my wife a couple evenings ago. Although I don’t look at them as being very special anymore, when I am able to spend it with my wife, it is always special. … Continue reading

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