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Take The Stress Out Of Your Beauty Resolutions!

Take The Stress Out Of Your Beauty Resolutions!

We all make them, New Year’s resolutions, but why? The majority of resolutions are broken before you can blink an eye. I pledge to exercise every day, eat healthier, and it goes on and on from there. Stop torturing yourself! This year ditch the pressure and take each day […]

Which Pasta Shape For Which Sauce?

Which Pasta Shape For Which Sauce?

Pasta comes in a tongue-twisting variety of shapes and sizes, from huge to tiny, skinny to fat, curvy to blocky. Why? Because pasta sauces also come in many varieties as well. The key to matching shape to sauce is in the shape itself. The basic […]

Why You Should Enjoy a Glass or Two of Wine Each Day

Why You Should Enjoy a Glass or Two of Wine Each Day

You could say that red wine is the healthiest of all alcoholic beverages (although white wine isn’t far behind) when–and this is VERY important–you drink one or two glasses a day with a meal. Red wine is especially rich in nutrients and chemical compounds, including […]

When & What to Decant

When & What to Decant

Decanting wine does typically two things to your wine: it separates the wine from any sediment that may have formed and also aerates the wine at the same time. While some people feel that extra boost of oxygen can open up a wine and give […]

Why Don’t You Ever Wash Your Water Bottle……Ever?

Why Don’t You Ever Wash Your Water Bottle……Ever?

Okay Admit it, you’ve skipped a day, maybe a month, without giving your reusable water bottle a second thought or a proper washing. Staying hydrated and doing you part for the environment by opting for a reusable bottle seem commendable, but don’t sabotage those healthy […]

Whiskey Lovers Here’s Why You Should Be Drinking Cognac Instead

Whiskey Lovers Here’s Why You Should Be Drinking Cognac Instead

Distilled from wine, Cognac is a French product invented by foreigners; to this day, far more Cognac is exported than enjoyed in France. To get French wine back to the Netherlands without spoiling, visiting Dutch merchants would double-distill it into “brandewijn” (or “burnt wine”), and […]

A Bit About Wine

A Bit About Wine

Every time we learn a new word we add a new color to our palette. Not only can we better depict the world for others, but we can also better understand it on a deeper level ourselves. This is especially true when it comes to […]