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When I got home from work the aroma of dinner, a bouquet of flowers and a bottle of wine waited. I exclaimed to my teenagers, “Wow. 120 more words


Eclipse: coming out from the shadows.

Sometimes the Moon is caught between the Earth and the Sun in perfect alignment casting its shadow over the Earth.

Now if you are somewhere in outer space, outside of this alignment and maybe on another planet or a spaceship (higher the possibility) you will be able to enjoy the site of this extraordinary although periodical phenomenon. 310 more words


Summertime Sangria

When entertaining, I like to serve one main cocktail and then have some basic alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages on hand for those who don’t wish to partake in the beverage I have chosen to serve.  243 more words

The benefits of alcohol

I went to a family (in law) get together last weekend. It was the first time I met many of them and I felt quite welcome. 383 more words


Quinta do Castro

In ancient times, the Romans built on the Douro valley a “castrum,” which means fort in Latin. The fort was surrounded by steep hills descending towards the Douro river with perfect exposure to the sun. 131 more words


How do I develop a palate? via /r/wine

How do I develop a palate?

I'm attending college in Walla Walla, a big wine town. I feel like I should learn to appreciate the industry and art form while I have this opportunity. 37 more words