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Ladyguides

Wine-ing: A Matter of Taste

So we first looked at labels, and and today I think we need to stop and learn how to actually taste the wine. Drinking wine and tasting wine are different beasts, as I alluded to in my last post. Tasting wine is something that takes hard work! I know, I know, since when should drinking […]

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Lunchtime Poll

Lunchtime Poll: 2/17/11

So it’s lunchtime on Thursday – can you see Friday on the horizon?

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Bodies

Leave…Weight Watchers…Alone!!

You may or may not have heard that Weight Watchers (WW) has recently overhauled their famous (or infamous, depending on who you are) points system to more accurately reflect how the body breaks down different nutrients. More on the logic behind that in a moment–for the time being, news sources are focusing on the most […]

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Ladyguides

How to: Get Red Wine out of Carpet

I am by nature,  a spiller. I spill as I’m pouring, I spill as I’m drinking, I spill as I pass by a table holding a beverage. My husband is (rightfully) paranoid about all beverages sharing space near me and electronics. Sometimes I get offended. But mostly he’s right.

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We try it!

We Try It: Red Cat Wine

A high school friend of mine is getting married, and for her bachelorette party, a number of us took her on a limo wine tour in the Finger Lakes region of upstate New York this past weekend. We started our tour at the Hazlitt 1852 Vineyards on Seneca Lake near Watkins Glen. All was going […]