Poached Salmon and A Rosé

Lately Marcy and I have been stepping up our game for food and wine pairing. I got a few books on pairings and I’m starting to get to the point now that I can create a dish on the fly with no recipe that pairs

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Estelle Bakery & Pâtisserie

Marcy had an uncle that use to always judge restaurants and eateries by their desserts. He used to say if the place has great desserts, then it almost always has great food. He was a man after my own heart, rest his soul, because I

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Hiking To Avery’s Pond

This past Saturday, Marcy and I went with our couples meetup group to Avery’s Pond.  Even though we’ve lived in California for 3 years this was our first hike since we’ve been here. Avery’s Pond is a 2.7 mile loop trail located near Newcastle, California at

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Catal UVA Bar – Downtown Disneyland

My wife and I go to Disneyland about every other month. We are annual passholders so we try to take advantage of going down to Anaheim as much as we possibly can. We’ve had our annual passes for about three years and have mostly eaten at the

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Wine Country of Paso Robles

When most people think of California wines, they tend to think only about Napa but that’s only the tip of the iceberg for wine regions in the state. My wife and I decided to try wines outside of our closet local region which is Placerville

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Sand Mountain, Nevada

Should you ever decide to do a long drive across America you may want to try the road less traveled. In summer of 2017 I had to go to Nebraska for my National Rollerskating Championship. We drove there on I-80 but on the way home

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