A lot has changed since 2014… I mean, a lot. Why am I bringing up 2014?! That was the last time I published a blog post, ha! I used to write about wine (because back then I was a recent graduate of the first level examination from the Guild of Sommeliers). But since then I’ve moved four times between two states, have two incredible kids (and an amazing husband) plus one fulfilling career path so I’m ready to give new life to this blog.
It’s August 2020 now. I want to write about the things that are important to me today. Wine is still on that list. But so is family, equality, learning. I keep thinking and consuming information around the Pandemic, the Great Shutdown, Allyship, Reskilling & Upskilling… we are facing a revolutionary time in history and my hope is that by writing down the things that are important to me, I will find strength and inspiration. And hopefully if anyone is interested in reading this, you find something that you can take with you. Or, maybe a better way to re-start my blog is to ask, what can I do to help you?
Maybe this is old news but I just watched the Good Morning America Examining Hamilton 2020 interview that aired in July and something that Renee Elise Goldsberry (Angelica Schuyler) said stuck with me… It’s hard for actors to see themselves on camera. Renee’s experience on the stage is so different than our experience as viewersContinue reading “Take a break from the camera!”
It’s been several years since I completed the first level examination with the Guild of Sommeliers but a few of my friends have asked me for holiday wine recommendations so I thought I’d brush up on my wine knowledge and share a few of my favorite New World boutique wines. Bonny Doon Vineyards: Vintner HallContinue reading “All I want for Christmas is… a glass of wine!”
** UPDATE: The damage from the recent earthquake that hit Napa Valley over the weekend impacted with wine cellar and vineyard damage (check out this tweet from David Duncan, CEO of Silver Oak). Growers are in the midst of a major harvest, brought on several weeks earlier than usual because of drought. But fortunately forContinue reading “Wine and the Five Senses”
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