Laura’s Holly Jolly Sangria (day 19!)

I’m calling this Holly Jolly sangria, but just know that this can make any situation jollier. One time, Hols and I made this sangria for my brother’s graduation party, and everyone got smashed. It was GREAT! Inebriated family members always make great memories. I’m making a big batch of this for a little holiday gathering this evening, so […]

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The wine issue

One of the crappiest things I’ve gleaned from my new best friend MyFitnessPal is that one glass of Pinot Grigio has 130 calories in it. And not  a real glass (like the kind Laura likes to pour): just a 5 ounce pour. I actually don’t even think my hand and wrist are capable of stopping […]

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Fourth of July

The fourth of July is over, one of my favorite non-traditional holidays. The food is awesome, you get to drink outside, there are fireworks, and I have never spent it far from the beach (except that one year we were on the way to the OBX, and stopped at Jamestown and Yorktown, and then just […]

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