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Svenska Red and a Brief Mention of the Finger Lakes Region of Wine, Beer, and Spirits

Svenska Red by Swedish Hill Winery is labeled as a semi-sweet table wine, but really should be labeled a dessert sweet wine. With 11.5% alcohol content, Svenska is a doozy, and will get you feeling happy quickly, if you can drink enough of it at one time, due to its sweetness. 289 more words

Beer Man

Book Scouting Queen Gets Crowned

It’s never a good time to get a crown on your tooth…but three days before Christmas $$$?  Really??!

How do you make a visit to the dentist fun? 483 more words

Book Scouting

Fresh Air and Sunshine

With an abundance of events this time of year, I can’t help but think about how fortunate I am to live in such a beautiful place.  342 more words

Finger Lakes Region

¡Mucho Gusto! Get to know #Riesling

One of my favorite wine-tasting-gone-wrong stories happened a year after starting my blog when I was invited to join a group of women bloggers on a day of… 592 more words


Legacy of Leadership in Upstate NY

Much of the world uses “New York” as shorthand for the city of New York. Those who grew up or spent chunks of time in or around the city remember that New York is also a fairly large state (by east-coast standards) which stretches from the Atlantic beaches of Long Island to the shores of lakes Ontario and Erie. 495 more words

New York

Memorial Day

God Bless America. Remembering those who served and died to defend our country.

These photos were taken in Waterloo, NY; birthplace of Memorial Day. The photo above was taken in front of the Memorial Day Museum there.

Outside Of Baking And Cooking

Nature Walk

For this week’s challenge take a hike.

Yesterday was a beautiful spring day in the Finger Lakes Region of New York State. I decided to celebrate by taking a nature walk that afternoon. 340 more words

Daily Life