I follow a lot of food bloggers and I'm not sure why. Don't get me wrong, I love food; my ample midsection is damning evidence of that fact. But there is no stretch of the definition of a "foodie" that would include me. … [Read more...] about Food for the Non-Foodie
Like many couples this time of year, my wife and I have a holiday movie rotation we start right after Thanksgiving. There are probably 20 movies we try to get through. A lot of these are not “exactly” holiday movies. Also included are movies like the Lord of the Rings trilogy, … [Read more...] about My Top Ten Holiday Movies
Recently I read a post that stated we all needed to "act" like Americans. The post insinuated if you didn't stand for the national anthem; if you burned a flag or opposed Confederate monuments, you weren't "acting" like an American. I thought about that for a minute. … [Read more...] about Act like an American?
I normally keep my personal views on politics to myself. It's not that I don't have opinions on the subject, I definitely do. However, I believe that politics are personal, a lot like religion, so I don't share them unless asked. This approach has allowed me to stay friends … [Read more...] about Joining the Fight against Trump
Note: I haven't written one of these wine tasting posts in a while. It isn't that I'm not drinking wine (perish the thought!) but we have been consuming a lot of the Baron de Ley stock we have. It has become my wife's "go-to" wines of choice. However, we finally broke out of … [Read more...] about Raul Pérez Bierzo Ultreia St. Jacques