Month: March 2017

Review: Benziger Family Winery 2014 Cabernet Sauvignon

At around $20 and rated at 85 points, this wine is fabulous and affordable! I picked it up after hearing quite positive reviews from my dad. Like me, he is no sommelier, but does enjoy wine…as does just about everyone in my family. While enjoying this easy-to-drink Cab, I got cherries, chocolate, berries and coffee. It had a wonderfully, delightful smooth finish. Don’t you just love how talk...
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Sleepy Mommy!

  So, this just happened! Now, there’s nothing more annoying than having the dog bark just as you finally put the baby down for a nap! Actually, I can’t complain that much as I have a really, really, tolerant baby. She rarely flinches when he barks and can sleep pretty much anywhere. But, lately she hasn’t wanted to take a nap in the afternoon. Though she is only 7 weeks old, and we...
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Slow Cooker BBQ Pulled Pork

  We’ve all heard that pork is the “other white meat”. Kind of a boring way to promote something if you ask me. Pork is a great, healthy alternative to chicken if you’re looking for a lean protein to fill you up if you’re watching waist line as we enter into the new year. Your slow cooker is your best friend when it comes to healthier cooking! If you are looking to trim a few calori...
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Review: La Posta Pizzella Family Vineyard 2014 Malbec

La Posta Pizzella Family Vineyard 2014 Malbec is a full bodied Argentinian red wine that pairs well with anything from chipotle chicken enchiladas to a grilled ribeye. At 86 points and only $18, this wine is woody, peppery and has hints of raspberries and blackberries. If you love Argentinian wines, Malbecs or just love wine like me, you’re sure to enjoy this one! Enjoy and until next time...
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