red, white and rosé

happy red, white and rosé?! yesterday was the fourth of july, and naturally we celebrated in typical fashion...with wine! i love this time of the year - sweet summertime, relaxing with friends and it's honestly the perfect time for a nice refreshing rosé. i hadn't really been a huge rosé drinker until just recently, especially after understanding …

sunday runday

95 days and counting... i can't believe that we are officially under the 100 day mark until the chicago marathon. the time to train just seems to be flying by so quickly. but thankfully (somehow), i have stayed true to my training plans. that's what i've found to be most important - getting out on …

come sail away

oh my goodness, i can't believe that it is less than 2 weeks until we are sailing away. i feel like this vacation could not come at a more perfect time. with the normal busy nature of life, we are so ready to get away and just relax (and maybe get a little sun-kissed too). …

love & squalor

our latest "the grand tour" wine shipment has taken us from europe back to the good ol' united states. and this time, we are exploring the wines from the beautiful state of oregon. now, i've had a few oregon wines previously, but never really explored too much outside of the pinot noir variety - so …

wine, from mexico?

i know, you're probably thinking that i am crazy right now. but we really had an incredible wine, not from caiifornia or italian vineyards, but from our neighboring country, mexico called bichi mission 'listan' tecate 2016. now we were first introduced to this wine when we visited verve wine in new york city. as we …