A Bit About the Bubbly

pouring water from glass soda bottle

“A bit of the bubbly” seems to be especially associated with New Year’s Eve. It’s common knowledge that bubbly wine needs to be labeled “sparkling wine” unless it’s made in the Champagne region of France. The only beverage that’s legally allowed to be called “Champagne” is what’s made in that specific area of France. But, […]

Hydration Top 10 (#5 is my favorite!)


Wow, it’s HOT!! With my Scandinavian heritage and growing up along the coast, the summer heat really bothers me. When my son was out on an errand last week, a guy approached and asked him to call 911. It turns out this person was in late stages of heat exhaustion and ended up having a […]