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2018: Ten Years of wine me, dine me

2018: Ten Years of wine me, dine me

Ten years, y’all!  And I just hit 10,000 followers on Twitter, too. So ten years actually came and went back in January, but I still wanted to mark the occasion.  Here are a few fun facts: Since 2010, when I started using Google Analytics, I’ve […]

wmdm’s Life List

wmdm’s Life List

Bucket list, life list — whatever you call it, we should all have a list of things we want to do, be or achieve.  In my work this year in Reclamation (a program by the wonderful Molly Mahar), one of the things she wanted us […]

One Bag Travel (yes, you can do it!)
Life Hacks: Organization (aka: adulting is hard)

Life Hacks: Organization (aka: adulting is hard)

Over the past year, adjusting to being single, doing most everything for myself, and— for the first time in nearly 8 years— living by myself, my organization skills could have gone one of two ways: Choice 1: abject panic. It would have been easy to […]

Six Bites I Loved in 2017

Six Bites I Loved in 2017

  2017 wasn’t the best year on record. I had a lot of personal stuff going on, between some family illness and the end of my marriage, so frankly, writing wine me, dine me hasn’t been a priority. Also, I radically changed the way I […]

On Drinking:  wine me, dine me — wine free?
Apple Watch: I’m Breaking Up With You

Apple Watch: I’m Breaking Up With You

  I am an early adopter; always have been. From my first computer in 1992, to being the first of my friends with a Kindle, to constantly pressing F5 while watching Apple keynotes, to testing beta software, to being the first of my friends with […]

Chicago: Patron Margaritas to your door for Cinco de Mayo from Cocktail Courier!
Green Bean Delivery: A Lifesaver!

Green Bean Delivery: A Lifesaver!

I used Green Bean Delivery a few years ago. I liked the concept: a random box of vegetables and fruits!  Such creativity would be inspired by this weekly delivery! It didn’t work out that way. My travel schedule interfered. I didn’t cancel things.  I wasted […]

Recipe: Crab Cakes with Frisch’s Tartar Sauce for National Tartar Sauce Day

Recipe: Crab Cakes with Frisch’s Tartar Sauce for National Tartar Sauce Day

Last week, I got an overnight package. “Sign here,” said the FedEx delivery guy, and handed me a package. I hadn’t ordered anything — what could this be? A single, solitary jar of Frisch’s Tartar Sauce. Some things are just that important. March 3 is […]

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