The weather was awful. The party was a blast!
2016 was the second warmest year on record according to the National Weather Service. That warmth translated into a ridiculous rain on my 2017 birthday.
I bring this up ...Read More
A dry rub blend of spices and peanuts rubbed into the meat forms a spicy crust that is a great alternative to a marinade. You don't have to wait for the meat to absorb the marinade flavors. The pork is roasted in the oven....Read More
It was about as ordinary as a night could be, the night we opened the prized bottle. It was a Saturday, sure, and that ramps things up a little. But as Aristotle or somebody said, a Saturday is a Saturday. Several of my ...Read More
In the depths of winter, it can sometimes seem as if springtime will never come. Winds blow cold. Snow blankets fields of earth so hard that you can't imagine vegetables will ever grow again. The only truly soothing warmth...Read More
Wine trends: The year 2016 was a fascinating, sometimes wacky time for wine, and 2017 is shaping up the same:
-- America's millennial generation, now in its 20s and 30s and old enough to drink, out-sipped baby boomers for...Read More
As if you need another reason to fill your plate with more plants! But new research suggests that diets rich in polyphenols, a large class of ...Read More