If the fall season is known for one thing it is probably change. The temperatures fall and the days get shorter. All living things prepare for transition to the colder climate. Autumn marks the end of summer but with all endings, there are new beginnings.
The Drink Wine and Giggle gals are preparing for a transition as well. We are going to say so long for now to our virtual girlfriends and let the universe guide the ideas we’ve expressed for the last few years into the lives that may be inspired. The DWAG gals are saying goodbye for now as we transition toward new beginnings along our journey through life. Continue reading
Google defines think tank as “a body of experts providing advice and ideas on specific political or economic problems.” Usually these think tanks are government or university-sponsored scholars, but at Drink Wine and Giggle, think tanks are girlfriends. And, as girlfriends, we all know that when we get together to discuss issues, we are solving the world’s problems. Our girlfriends offer different perspectives on social concerns and raise some very valid points. If only the “experts” would listen to us. Continue reading
Today is St. Patrick’s Day, the day we commemorate the life of the patron saint who is credited for bringing Christianity to Ireland in the 5th Century. Historians believe St. Patrick used the shamrock to explain the Holy Trinity to Irish pagans. That is why the three-leaved clover is symbolic of St. Patrick’s Day, popping up on everything from t-shirts to paper napkins. Continue reading
We can be our own worst enemy. We put too much on our calendar and then stress out trying to do it all. We buy things we don’t need. We carry emotional baggage around from failed relationships, disappointed outcomes and regrets for something we did or didn’t do. We accumulate until our closets and drawers are overstuffed. When this happens, our inner voice shouts, “It’s too much!” That’s when it’s time to Let It Go! Continue reading
For many of us, it’s that time of year when our pants are fitting a little tighter. We’re feeling sluggish, bloated and lazy. One more big meal, one more rich sweet or one more glass of wine and buttons might start popping or seams might split. It’s the New Year and at Drink Wine and Giggle, that means it’s Time to Detox. Continue reading