Category Archives: Food and Wine

Who does not enjoy food and wine? We do and these posts deal with food and wine experiences.

T-4 And Counting

The only way to make sense out of change is to plunge into it, move with it, and join the dance. Today we began apart with Mary going to retirement get together with two long-time friends and me heading to … Continue reading

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Off And Runnning!

We are busier than squirrels in a nut factory. Up and hitting the road at 60 miles per hour.  We thought we would stop at the coffee house, but alas, the line was a mile long, so we headed to … Continue reading

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The Good Guys Finally Are Winning

“Show me a gracious loser, and I’ll show you a failure.” Mary had to work this afternoon, and I headed to the new house to meet with Spectrum, two plumbers, the gardener, make calls to the epoxy guys and coordinate … Continue reading

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We All Worked Today!

I asked Mary if she ever fantasizes about me, she said yes – about me taking out the trash, mowing the lawn, and doing the dishes. Mary went to the office while I stayed at home and packed part of … Continue reading

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I Can’t Go Any Faster

 I used to have a handle on life, but then it broke. We walked the baby this morning, it rather, he walked us.  It was a beautiful day, a day that should have been restful but alas, we were on … Continue reading

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It Closed; I Am Officially Homeless!

I think the homeless have it pretty good because 98% of deadly accidents happen inside the home. Escrow closed today on my home, and I tease everyone that “I am homeless.”  Well, nothing could be farther from the truth. Dr. … Continue reading

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I Am Still Shaking!

Before you criticize someone, you should walk a mile in their shoes. That way, when you criticize them, you are a mile away from them, and you have their shoes. Today marks nine months that Mary and I have been … Continue reading

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Lightning Struck And Off We Go!

I get enough exercise, just pushing my luck. We planned to go to my place and do some watering and move-planning. A great idea, I said to Mary, let’s have breakfast at old Ranch country club.  As we were being … Continue reading

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Monday Had Arrived And We Are Ready To Dance

Even the best weeks start with Monday! Mary had no patients until 2:00 PM, so we stayed around her place before I drove her to work and waited in the parking garage listening to my “Gold Coast” book.  After she … Continue reading

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Things Are Moving Along!

What part of the chicken can you make music with? The drumstick. Today we did nothing, zip, nada.  This week was tough getting the house staged.  I was on the phone with the real estate folks and watched some TV.  … Continue reading

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