"Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds."
So very true! This has been my experience, in the past when I have tried to show my true spirit, my great spirit on views and opinions the opposition although, not violent has been less than pleasant. Luckily, I have decided to take paul McCartney's advice and let it be, for some of the people I have dealt with in the pass have had mediocre minds. Today, interestingly enough my motto has been " Live…Continue
Sure, we try hard to be as health conscious as possible, but when Audrey and I get together, cocktails abound (thankfully, Audrey is 2000 miles away, so our martini abuse is not so frequent). And, Audrey will be here next week. Martini glasses are sure to be put in use. Unfortunately for us, now that we are both trying to fit our not-so-young bodies into little bathing suits,…
Added by The Succulent Wife on August 15, 2011 at 2:01pm — No Comments
Always on the lookout for interesting “indie” brands in all categories, we thought it would be fun to pay tribute to another type of art, that is, the art of fine booze-making. Micro-distilleries, like micro-breweries have become more and more popular in the last decade. With reason. Many of these micro-distilleries make award-winning vodkas, far superior in taste and quality to the commercial brands. But, since award-winning in the vodka world pretty…
Added by The Succulent Wife on March 17, 2011 at 6:48pm — No Comments
At the end of the summer, I sent two of my sons and our moose sized dog Dutch, down the lane to pick blackberries. An hour later they returned, almost empty handed, with just a pitiful pile of berries tumbling around the bottom of their bowl. I had envisioned an overflowing bounty upon their return and was confused. “Uhmm, we found out that Dutch likes blackberries too!” they exclaimed with purple stained smiles and ran through the house on to their next adventure.
Added by The Succulent Wife on February 7, 2011 at 12:39pm — No Comments