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Summertime favorite dish (ratatouille)

• MISS ZIPPY   8 HOURS AGO
Roasted vegetables get it started I don’t know about you, but I generally save warm, stew-like dishes for the fall an...

New York City Wine & Food Festival in Octo...

• WINE TRAIL TRAVELER LLC   9:08 PM ON TUE JUL 22 2014
The annual New York City Wine & Food Festival (NYCWFF) will be here before we know it. This year the event is scheduled...

Are You Beating the College Endowment Funds?

• DO-IT-YOURSELF (DIY) INVESTOR   8:21 AM ON TUE JUL 22 2014
The big college endowments are staffed, presumably, with the best and the brightest investment talent--graduates, in fact, ...

Nevada Law and Winery Development

• WINE TRAIL TRAVELER LLC   5:17 PM ON MON JUL 21 2014
Pahrump Valley Winery in Pahrump, Nevada On our first visit to Nevada, we wanted to add winery visits to our itinerary. For...

The Value of Integrative Medicine in Primary C...

• MEDICAL MEGATRENDS AND THE FUTURE OF M...   5:02 PM ON MON JUL 21 2014
Beginning with a deep understanding of medical science and years of training and experience, the primary care physician (PC...

Secondary drowning doesn’t happen under water

• WELL AND WISE   11:21 AM ON MON JUL 21 2014
Six clues to observe in your child if he takes in too much water It’s every parent’s worst nightmare. One second your t...

Notes from the Farmers’ Market Chef

• WELL AND WISE   6:36 AM ON MON JUL 21 2014
Ahh, the farmers’ market… How wonderful to have the farmers’ markets back! If you are lucky enough to hav...

Online coupons and discount codes can save lot...

• BARGAINEERING   3:00 AM ON MON JUL 21 2014
Jen A. MillerAlthough I’m a frugal person, I’ve never been a couponer. Cutting out and organizing paper coupons...

My MAF foe: cardiac drift

• MISS ZIPPY   1:52 AM ON MON JUL 21 2014
My heart rate is always harder to hold low at the end of a run I am slowly increasing my mileage…very slowly, but I am no...

Actual Gaming

• PLAYING FOR AN EXTRA LIFE   9:44 PM ON SUN JUL 20 2014
So yesterday I got in some actual planned gaming. My friend Jeff came over and we played Flames of War and Hell Dorado. Fl...

The Tour

• PLAYING FOR AN EXTRA LIFE   8:55 PM ON SUN JUL 20 2014
Last Thursday the members of the Extra Life Baltimore Guild (and my darling wife) got a tour of the Johns Hopkins Children&...

CAO Brazilia and Flying Dog Gonzo Imperial Por...

• NICE TIGHT ASH   8:31 PM ON SUN JUL 20 2014
The CAO Brazilia line has been a go-to cigar when it comes to CAO. I have a fondness for Brazilian wrappers and the darknes...

Charity Run and Walk at Columbia Winery

• WINE TRAIL TRAVELER LLC   10:17 AM ON SUN JUL 20 2014
Columbia Winery, Woodinville, WA On August 16, Columbia Winery in Woodinville just outside of Seattle is hosting a Charity ...

JR Cigar Announces Black Abyss

• NICE TIGHT ASH   6:05 PM ON SAT JUL 19 2014
Fans of premium-quality San Andrés wrapper leaf are gonna want to check out, Black Abyss, a brand-new handrolled premium c...

“Smoked Up” No.77

• NICE TIGHT ASH   3:44 PM ON SAT JUL 19 2014
The past week has been a hot and muggy one here in South Mississippi. Every day there has been an afternoon rain shower tha...

New Shipment from DelTang

• THE ON30 GUY   9:22 PM ON FRI JUL 18 2014
It’s been mighty quiet around the On30Guy Shop of late, but today I received my latest shipment from DelTang today, s...

Pacing 1 - What Can Pacing Do For You?

• RUN A GAME   2:13 PM ON FRI JUL 18 2014
Today begins a series of posts on pacing in tabletop RPGs.  Pacing is not necessarily a "high level" concept.  It...

A.J. FERNANDEZ to Introduce New Brand: New World

• NICE TIGHT ASH   11:26 AM ON FRI JUL 18 2014
  (Miami, Florida) July 11, 2014— A.J. Fernandez Cigars, known for producing consistently highly rated and sought a...

1502 to Release Nicaraguan Blend

• NICE TIGHT ASH   11:22 AM ON FRI JUL 18 2014
Miami, Florida, July 16, 2014 Global Premium Cigars is pleased to announce the release of its newest cigar, the 1502 Nicara...

D’Crossier to Release L’Forte

• NICE TIGHT ASH   11:18 AM ON FRI JUL 18 2014
Heralding a new era in artisanal cigar craftsmanship, we are proud to introduce L ’Forte, the newest addition to the D ...

ROBERTO DURAN PREMIUM CIGARS INTRODUCES: NEYA ...

• NICE TIGHT ASH   11:13 AM ON FRI JUL 18 2014
(Miami, Florida) July 17, 2014— Roberto P. Duran Premium Cigars, after a successful 2013 launch with the Azan Line of ci...

Nomad Cigar Co. Releases C-276

• NICE TIGHT ASH   11:08 AM ON FRI JUL 18 2014
Nomad Cigar Co. Releases much-anticipated C-276 Estelí, Nicaragua (July 18, 2014) – Nomad Cigar Company is pleased to a...

‘we shall not be moved’

• CLIMATEHOWARD   10:47 AM ON FRI JUL 18 2014
Among those blocking the entrances at FERC are, starting at second from left, Mike Bagdes-Canning, Ann Bristow and Gina An...

Classes & Events to Make You Well & Wise

• WELL AND WISE   10:00 AM ON FRI JUL 18 2014
Mondays, July 21, 3:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. Blood Pressure Screening at Glenwood Branch - a Well & Wise Event. Free, w...

Wines from Monterey, California

• WINE TRAIL TRAVELER LLC   6:52 AM ON FRI JUL 18 2014
My California Wine Appellation Specialist course continued this week with the content focusing on the appellations within M...

Oh the places you’ll go with running

• MISS ZIPPY   1:19 AM ON FRI JUL 18 2014
A 35k in the Blue Mountains of Australia Running (and racing) while on vacation has to be one of my absolute favorite thing...

Hot Flash on Women’s Fiction (Part 2)

• WELL AND WISE   6:30 AM ON THU JUL 17 2014
Female boomers in the U.S. make up a tad over 50% of the current population. And they are, healthier, wealthier, wiser, and...

we are all on the front lines

• CLIMATEHOWARD   9:58 PM ON WED JUL 16 2014
Mike Bagdes-Canning gets the cuffs, along with 24 others, for civil disobedience at FERC.//photo by Tom Jefferson  Mike Ba...

In Search of .... Kayaking to Assateague Islan...

• MIDATLANTIC DAYTRIPS & ROMANTIC DA...   4:09 PM ON WED JUL 16 2014
Photo courtesy Assateague ExplorerThis day trip would take us on a kayaking trip from Chincoteague across Assateague Narrow...

Kulpmont Wine Festival Supports October Breast...

• WINE TRAIL TRAVELER LLC   1:52 PM ON WED JUL 16 2014
Spyglass Ridge Winery is one of 15 wineries participating in October’s Klupmont Wine Festival October is Breast Cance...