Legally Blonde Toolkit

My furnace decided to go on strike this week as the mercury dipped just shy of -37 Celsius. My immediate reaction was to toggle the thermostat switch with the vague notion it would begrudgingly turn on. Unfortunately that was not the outcome, so I made my way into the basement as I randomly stared at…

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Industrial Revolution

I realize looking around that there might be too much “girly” creeping into my home. As I embark on an office makeover, I hope to restore the balance. The looks l have been drawn to border on the vintage industrial feel, from antique posters, old trunks, world war II aviator lines and 1930’s metal containers….

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Bachelor Treasure Trove

On this week’s blog of Accessible Wines paired with Inaccessible Men (aka Bachelor Brad Womack), I have to admit first and foremost that this was not a one on one date. This week’s wine Trove (Shiraz Malbec) was shared with a girl friend watching the Oscars. A day early but still the wine was still…

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Solo Flight

I wake up at 5:30 in the morning, the only problem is it’s a Saturday. As I look at the blustery skies and the listen to the weatherman’s accusations that “more snow and deep freeze temperatures are on it’s way” I realize I don’t think the city is the place to be this weekend. With…

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Classic Cornbread

There is something very comforting about cornbread to me. I’m not sure if it’s the fluffy yet granular texture or the sweetness of the bread, but I can match it with breakfast, lunch or dinner.  The temperature has dipped again (Damn lying groundhog) and motivation of the day has turned to baking. For anyone who…

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Hometown Conundrum

A conundrum is a confusing, perplexing or awkward predicament. This week, Brad is visiting the four remaining ladies in their hometowns. This week’s wine is one I think suiting to Brad’s situation, Conundrum is a California white blend that is dynamic and goes with pretty much anything you throw at it. Which helps when you are…

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