Every year I aim to do a blog post highlighting some awesome gifts for wine lovers. Typically these are items I have tried, tested and loved throughout the year or they are products I want. Hint hint Mr. Spittoon.
It’s that time of the year, and I’m excited! I looooove Christmas time. The wine, the food, the family & friends – it’s just such a great time of the year. Whenever I put together my annual ‘gifts for wine lovers’ post, it’s basically a list of:
a) Products I’ve tried and love
b) My wish list of products I want (hint hint Mr Spittoon)
So let’s get merry and delve into what I think of some of the hottest Christmas gifts for wine lovers this year. Continue reading →
Let’s firstly get something clear – it doesn’t need to be Mother’s Day, Christmas or her birthday to buy your Mum a gift. Mother’s deserved to be spoilt no matter the occasion. With Mother’s Day fast approaching this year (don’t forget it’s always the second Sunday in May), I thought it would be a good time to put together a list of fabulous gift ideas ma’s and no doubt females, in general, will love. Continue reading →
You have to admit it’s the cheesiest day of the year. You either love it or hate it and to be honest with you, I don’t really mind it. Mr. Spittoon and I have had our fair share of V-Days, in the early days of our relationship it was smothered in bouquets and fancy dates. These days it’s more about a night on the couch with a good bottle of Champas. Any excuse right? Continue reading →
I have a lot to thank my Dad for. If it wasn’t for him and my Mum visiting a local winery so often when I was at highschool I wouldn’t have been offered the after school job that would spark my passion for the world of wine. Cleaning tanks with chemicals that ate through my clothes, labelling wine bottles for up to 8 hours straight, pruning vines in the vineyard and putting together platters to serve at the cellar door may have not been the most romantic job, but it did earn me some ultra cool points amongst my peers. Continue reading →