Monthly Archives: May 2011

Wine Recommendation: Bear Flag Smooth Red Blend

I’m Feeling a Little Dizzy. No, not from drinking too much wine, but from staring too closely at the label for Bear Flag Smooth Red Blend. Close: Closer: Closest: Fun, yes?  This wine is a blend of four grapes:  Tempranillo, … Continue reading

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Sweet Auburn Curb Market in Atlanta

Last weekend I attended the BlogHer Food conference in Atlanta, GA.  Our Saturday field trip was to the Sweet Auburn Curb Market in the historic Sweet Auburn District just southeast of downtown Atlanta proper.  The market has operated since 1918 … Continue reading

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Hair Care Products for Curly Hair: Shampoo

Hair products and curly hair go hand-in-hand, and over the course of the “Curl” posts on this blog I want to review the gamut of products out there since each is worthy of their own discussion.  Today let’s talk shampoo. … Continue reading

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Wine Recommendation: 2009 Cupcake Vineyards Red Velvet

Hey Cupcake! One of my cooking contest friends saw this on Twitter:  “Putting a pretty shirt over your muffin top does not make you a cupcake.”  I love that.  And I should know ’cause sometimes I’m more of a Bundt cake … Continue reading

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Evolution of Corkscrews & Curls

How does one ‘get’ curly hair?  You can purchase ringlets from a box or corkscrews from a salon.  You can inherit waves at birth from your mother or your father.  Or you can grow into curls.  Like I did. I … Continue reading

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