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The Bachelor: Squirming Through New Year's Eve

Last week on The Bachelor… we went bowling, exchanged gifts and took in a comedy show for my neighbors birthday.  Everything had been going well until he began to restart doing a couple things I had been pretty clear about not appreciating.   1,071 more words


Zen And The Art Of Cheese Platters

Wine is sunlight, held together by water – Galileo Galilei

If this were a confessional sort of space I would open this entry with an admission of guilt. 874 more words


Be Mindful

We’re meeting up later. It’s been a while this time, a longer break than normal. You got a new boyfriend and said he was taking up a lot of your time, so you shelved me. 439 more words


Shame Sunday

Hangovers are diverse and, like snowflakes, each one is unique. Only one thing is for certain, They occur every Sunday and in my experience fit into 6 categories. 855 more words


Remind Me: What CAN We Eat These Days?

Can someone tell me what I can eat these days, without increasing my risk of premature death from some heinous cancer, diabetes or heart disease? 707 more words

Midlife Observations

H.L. Mencken and Charles Bukowski offer their own (differing) rules for drinking

As seen in metrotimes, Detroit’s Free Alternative Weekly (Oct. 1, 2014)

H.L. Mencken and Charles Bukowski offer their own (differing) rules for drinking

You’d be challenged to find two literary figures more different than… 307 more words


Daily (and being judged at 7-11)

7-11 cashier as I walk up with two bottles of wine: “so it’s gonna be one of those kinds of nights, huh?”
Me: “yeah, looks like it. 25 more words