Best Warm Drinks to Get You Through the Winter

Brrrr…..It’s cold out there and nothing can warm those cold bones better than wrapping your hands around a steaming, hot beverage.  Here are some of the best warm drinks to help you stay toasty this winter. Candy Cane Cocoa My … [Read more...]

Homemade Limeade

Nothing quenches your thirst as much as homemade limeade.  We love it in our family, and when we add just a teaspoon of salt to the recipe, it’s even that much better. It makes the perfect refreshing drink.  Made with limes, … [Read more...]

Frozen Hot Chocolate

I have to remind myself everyday that in Texas, in the summer, you do not attempt any yard work past 9:00 am! Then what on earth was I thinking when I decided to water my plants at 6:00 pm? Did I think the temperature would … [Read more...]

Food and Wine Pairing Chart

Here's the basic food and wine pairing chart that I use. It covers almost everything you need to know. Of course, one never stops learning about these pairings, but this is a very good place to start. White Wines The … [Read more...]

Wine Grape Variety List

Here's my wine grape variety list, the one I learned from myself. Of course, this just scratches the surface of all there is to know about the grapes used by vintners, but it is a good, basic listing, and a good place to … [Read more...]