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wine folly

Love wine? Read this.

If you’re going to own one wine book, Wine Folly: The Essential Guide to Wine should be the one you choose. There are many wine books I’d recommend, but this one is essential. Even if you know everything there is to know about wine*, you’ll love this book. And if you are just trying to learn the basics, you’ll love this book. *If you just nodded

halo elephant sleep sack

Sleep, baby, sleep: the only thing you need in the crib.

The only thing I keep in her crib is her, wrapped in a SleepSack. No blankets, toys, or even crib bumpers. Her crib is naked. There are several reasons for this, however, I actually like it bare. It’s clean. And we have white zip-off sheets and a white crib. Plain against a bright yellow wall. Baby girl slept like a champ for the first three months

Rodney Strong Tasting Room

Good Taste Guide to Wine

  Wine oh wine. Our good taste in wine comes by professionally: my husband sells it, and actually knows what he’s talking about when he describes a wine and can tell you about the region, terroir, and uses phrases like “on the nose” without sounding like a total goober. Me? I just enjoy the fine wines he recommends and tag along on fabulous trips to