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Virtual Bake Sale!

Attention Chocolate & Wine Readers! I want/need/must tell you about an amazing opportunity to make a huge difference.  A difference to a first-time marathon runner and an incredible charity.  And an opportunity to get some delicious goodies! My good friend/fellow Boston blogger and bruncher, Amanda, is running the Boston Marathon for the first time.  She is… Continue reading Virtual Bake Sale!

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Halloween in full swing

Like I said in my last life update, Halloween is one of my favorite holidays.  I got my first real kiss on Halloween (I was 15), I’ve dressed up as everything from a cowgirl to a pirate, the pink Power Ranger to a Hocus Pocus witch (Mary Sanderson complete with a floor length black and red cape),… Continue reading Halloween in full swing

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St. Patrick’s Day Treats – Irish Car Bomb Cupcakes

I promised green treats and here they are.  Okay, so they aren’t green but they are a dessert take on a traditional Irish-inspired drink.  I brought them to my DWB dance rehearsal last Thursday night and a few to work on Friday morning.  Not to brag, but everyone loved them. (Yes, I know that is bragging.… Continue reading St. Patrick’s Day Treats – Irish Car Bomb Cupcakes

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Everybody’s Irish on St. Patrick’s Day!

Happy St. Patrick’s Day everyone!  Although I’m not Irish, I usually take part in the traditions anyway.  I mean, how can you not get into the spirit when you’re a college student and there’s green beer to be had? Well, I’m not an undergrad anymore and to be honest, I don’t like green beer at… Continue reading Everybody’s Irish on St. Patrick’s Day!