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Love Noir Pinot Noir Review and the Darker Side of Love

I’ve been in love exactly twice in my life.  Sadly, both times ended in heartbreak, but my experiences have also made me a stronger person.   I’m sure you feel the same…that despite the possibility of your hopes and dreams going up in flames the rush of falling in love is extraordinary.   Recently I […]

Layer Cake Malbec 2012 Wine Review

Layer Cake Malbec 2012 Wine Review

Don’t Judge Me When I Buy Wine at 8:45AM Whoever thinks that it’s a fantastic idea to have family over for dinner on a weeknight needs their head examined. Oh that’s right (sheepishly raises hand)…me. As a loving family member, I want each person in my family to feel loved and adored. Since we are […]

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10 Ways to Love Yourself and Be Your Own Boyfriend

10 Surefire Ways To Love Yourself and Be Your Own Boyfriend – Part 2 of 3

Did you get a chance to read part one of the series the Anti Fairy Tale – Learning to Love Yourself? I told you that you are the best boyfriend you’ll ever have…here’s what your inner lover of YOU is trying to tell you. You should listen… BE EPIC What do I mean by epic? […]

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Three Reasons Why You Should Start Dating a Younger Man

Why should you start dating a younger man? Silver haired foxes and crotchety middle-aged men are good for lots of reasons: replacing light bulbs, going to the park, walking dogs, and yelling at teenagers. But if you find yourself recently single and…say you’re a lady who’s hitting the dreaded fortyish zone…you know the one where […]

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Marriage & Communication: How Not to Inflict Violence on Your Talkative Man

What “they” don’t tell you about marriage and communication, is that the differences between men and women some days are so overwhelming that you need to learn how to non-verbally communicate to preserve your sanity. This little story is a page out of my not-so-normal life. I stood in the kitchen, bent forward, peering deeply […]

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40 Reasons Why Turning 40 Kicks Ass

Turning 40 can send you into a panic and a rage at the same time. Maybe you have already had this epiphany or maybe you are still coming to grips with this milestone. Becoming 40 announces that you are squarely halfway through your life. No, I’m not trying to be morbid – but you’ve got […]

Ravenswood Besieged Sonoma Wine Review

Besieged Wine Review and Bad Drinking Etiquette

The people in my family procreate a lot. On any given weekday, there is a random cake cutting to celebrate someone’s first report card.  We take trips to watch a baby flip over in his crib for the first time. I have an abundance of nieces and nephews, so when one of my sibling’s say, […]

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As I was drinking my morning espresso a thought came over me. Now, while I am by no means part of the silver sneakers club. I have to say I love sitting in front of my laptop with curlers (some days), coffee, my nails freshly manicured, and my lipstick on the desk just waiting for […]

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love noir pinot noir review wine and drama

Love Noir Pinot Noir Review and the Darker Side of Love

I’ve been in love exactly twice in my life.  Sadly, both times ended in heartbreak, but my experiences have also made me a stronger person.   I’m sure you feel the same…that despite the possibility of your hopes and dreams going up in flames the rush of falling in love is extraordinary.   Recently I […]

Layer Cake Malbec 2012 Wine Review

Layer Cake Malbec 2012 Wine Review

Don’t Judge Me When I Buy Wine at 8:45AM Whoever thinks that it’s a fantastic idea to have family over for dinner on a weeknight needs their head examined. Oh that’s right (sheepishly raises hand)…me. As a loving family member, I want each person in my family to feel loved and adored. Since we are […]

Ravenswood Besieged Sonoma Wine Review

Besieged Wine Review and Bad Drinking Etiquette

The people in my family procreate a lot. On any given weekday, there is a random cake cutting to celebrate someone’s first report card.  We take trips to watch a baby flip over in his crib for the first time. I have an abundance of nieces and nephews, so when one of my sibling’s say, […]