Wine You Drink When…It’s going to be a long week.

It’s been a tough couple of weeks at work and this is the first five-day week in a while, so I’m trying to figure out the best way to get through it. Wine! Duh! Tonight I opened a beautiful Cabernet Merlot that was one of my best purchases this summer. Hester Creek is one of […]

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Wine you drink when…it’s Rocky Mountain Wine and Food Festival!

It was one of my favourite festivals this past weekend, Rocky Mountain Wine and Food Festival! The wrist stamp has now faded so I can go back to looking respectable during my day job, but the delights of the evening are fresh in my mind! It was a perfect girls night out for my best […]

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Wine you drink when…you’re leaning on your girlfriends!

Hello fellow winos, It’s been a long time since my last post and here’s why: I travelled all summer, prepped for going back to work, and stood up for my pal, Hungry in Calgary, while she got married to a fantastic man. But now, I’m back and ready to talk wine. It’s been a rough-turned-inspiring […]

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Wine you drink when…you’re in Ireland and Paris!

I am fresh off of a European adventure and am flying high! Nights at the pub with live Irish music followed by all the rosé and bordeaux a girl can drink is a sure-fire mood booster! My best pal and I took a bit of a gamble and had booked a Contiki tour through Ireland, […]

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Wine you drink when…you’re at a stagette!

It was a great weekend for wine drinking! One of my best girl’s is getting married in the fall, so we headed off to Canmore for a super fun bachelorette party. I, of course, volunteered to bring some wine. In addition to the *many* bottles of prosecco and sparkling rosé that were polished off, and […]

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Wine you drink when…you’re in Osoyoos!

Living in the wonderful city of Calgary, I’m so lucky to be a day’s drive away from the many, many wineries that BC has to offer! My parents spend most of their summers out there and I’m often on their doorstep for a visit during July and August. This means that I spend far too […]

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Greetings and salutations, wine lovers!

Hello all! Welcome to the blog – a place for people who enjoy drinking wine without actually feeling the need to know too much about it. I absolutely fall into that category! I started drinking wine in university (white zinfandel exclusively!) and in the <many> years since, I’ve discovered a true passion for this beautiful […]

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