Happy Cinco de Mayo!

It may be that it's because my birthday is tomorrow, or that I grew up in CA, or just that I like colorful things (oooooh... pretty....) but I've always had a soft spot for Cinco de Mayo. Not the binge-drinking part, but the let's-celebrate-Mexico part, even if I do tend to over-romanticize the part where … Continue reading Happy Cinco de Mayo!

Household Disasters

The Significant Other and I have been known to enjoy a nice bottle of wine from time to time, and this Saturday was no different - we stopped off at a local wine store and picked up a nice French red to have with dinner (mmmm... pesto pasta...) Only one problem: This was the cork … Continue reading Household Disasters