Archives for August 2009

Best Birthday Party Yet!

Since it was the big 3-Oh, I decided I needed to go big or go home. . .so I organized Pub Golf. It was a blast! This isn’t quite all of us but it’s the closest I’m going to get to a group shot. We met at the MAT for the first hole, and traveled up and down McKinney Ave. Everyone’s costumes continue reading

wine o. wednesday, #32

Because yesterday was my birthday I thought it was as good an excuse as any to open a fancy bottle of wine. I picked the Charles Krug Generations. It is a blend that is predominantly Cabernet Sauvignon. I was trying to figure out how to describe this wine, and thought the Charles Krug website continue reading

The big day is here, and I survived!

Today I am thirty! Yikes! I’ve been a little distracted of late. . .all along I thought I was ready. . .and then the day slowly arrived I began to dread it. It’s not that I can’t handle turning thirty or that I think I am super old now. . .it’s just that I don’t feel thirty. It seems like at continue reading

wine o. wednesday, 31 (a day late)

Man have I been a slacker on the wine o. wednesday front. . .have no fear, just because I haven’t written about wine, that doesn’t mean I haven’t been drinking it! To make up for my absence I have two wine recommendations. For quite some time I have been hearing about Sonoma Cutrer Chardonnay. continue reading

Mamma Mia, Here We Go Again. . .

my, my how can I resist you! This was my third time to see Mamma Mia on stage and what can I say. . .it was so fun! Though this wasn’t the best performance I’ve seen. I was a little disappointed in the singing done by the actress that played the mom, Donna Sheridan. But there is no way 2 hours continue reading