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The Best Wine Tasting Vineyards in SW France: Stay at Bijou Barn near Cahors

You cannot come to the Cahors region of France without enjoying the amazing wines on offer. It’s like going to Paris and not visiting the Eiffel Tower or New York and missing out on the Statue of Liberty. 1,743 more words

Out And About

Kel's Omelet Casserole is Eggscellent!

Gabe and Lexi, now 15 years old, will be here in a few weeks and we are so excited! Since I’ll be at work most mornings, I’m trying to have some breakfast options for them to enjoy until I get home to make lunch. 492 more words

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Love Flavored Popcorn? You Must Try This!

Did you know that Americans eat an estimated 17 billion quarts of popcorn each year, and nearly 70% of it at home? It’s one of my favorite snacks, especially when I sit down to watch television or a movie. 532 more words

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Happy Mother's Day!

Flowers from my girl!

Dear Reader:

I am lucky enough to be spending Mother’s Day weekend with my daughter! One forgets how good food is in a college town: donuts, pizza, bagels and smoothies oh my! 31 more words

This is Why You Need at Least Two Friends

Dear Reader:

Yesterday I had a bit of a meltdown. Tears and everything. That doesn’t happen often …especially over something trivial.

I had coffee with a friend and the tears were a delayed reaction to her, well-intentioned I’m sure, comments. 393 more words

Party Pictures

Dear Reader:

I invite you to sit down, pour a glass of sparkle and peruse my pics of Sunday’s launch party in the pink shed. 36 more words

Joan J’s Fabulous Five Bean and Penne Pasta Salad, Fit for a Crowd


My girlfriend (and awesome cook) Ronda has brought her mother-in-law’s (Joan J) colorful and fabulous bean salad to several potluck gatherings throughout the years. Each time she does, I always go back at least for seconds, if not thirds or fourths. 507 more words

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