Category Archives: Beverages

Researching the Medicinal Benefits of Craft Vodka at 9:00am

It turns out that drinking vodka at 9:00a on Sat has its advantages. First, you discover you’re not the only one who’s willing to set aside that artificial window for acceptable drinking hours.  Who’s idea was that, anyway?  I watched other brave … Continue reading

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Eating Well is Having a Firm Grasp of the Obvious

Glancing across my desk as I sat down to write a blog post, a flash about how the thoughtful use of food in improving and maintaining the body popped into my awareness.  This may seem like having a firm grasp of the … Continue reading

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Caffeination, the Road Trip

Caffeination.  Correct spelling.  Quite a road trip. Brandon Davenport is the coffee specialist at The Pancake Epidemic in L.A.  He has the goal of drinking 100 cups of coffee in 13 days on his “Caffeination” journey to experience great coffee.  … Continue reading

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A Little Bit of (Coffee) Heaven

Coffee is a big deal for me as it is for many others.  I have no expertise on the topic of coffee bean roasting and blending, but I appreciate the nuances of the blends, and the depth of flavor of a … Continue reading

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The Answer to the Question What’s in the Bottle?

An answer came today to the question I posed a couple of days ago: What’s in the Bottle? by way of a blog post. Rina Rapuano, in an NPR blog post entitled Infuse The Holidays With Spirits, on the topic … Continue reading

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Organic GreenFix!

GreenFix!  A quick check-in from the Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Conference in Granville, OH.  Had a wonderful Organic GreenFix Smoothie as I sacheted through the conference exhibit hall.  The smoothie is made from kale, collard greens, chard, romaine lettuce, dandelion … Continue reading

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