• Festivals & Local Eats
  • Italian Wine Seminar at ICCC

    My husband and I, both members of Houston’s Italian Cultural & Community Center (ICCC) and frequent guests at their wine tastings (read about past events here and here), were thrilled to attend their first ever Italian wine seminar in four two-hour classes over the course of four weeks, led by Master Sommelier Craig Collins (Meet the Sommelier at […]

  • Adventures
  • A Mini Wine Trail in Grapevine

    How much damage could I do in a half day on a mini wine trail?  Oh, plenty!  Recently my husband and I were in the Dallas area for a convention, and we had a half day to spare before the convention got started.  Some people in this situation sleep in or read a book…I find the nearest winery. […]