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Aging and My Mid-Life Crisis

I can't believe that I am now 40. It sounds SO OLD. But I don't feel like I should be THAT old. Its depressing. I think I'm having a harder time accepting this then I did for when I turned 30.

It's scary. To be frank and a little macabre, you have to start planning for end of life stuff. There is a lot I have yet to do with my life. But to be planning old people stuff, its scary.

How much longer am I going to live? How can I do this the healthiest that I possibly can? Should I buy life insurance for my other half and I? How can I increase our retirement savings. (Going on a cruise a couple times a year is not helping with that savings.) At what age should I sign up for AARP?

I had one friend die of Pancreatic cancer this past year. It hit him hard and sadly fast. I had another friend in November pass due to complications with pneumonia and his diabetes. I seen him in the store a week or two before he passed and he was out of it. I googled both their names when I did n…

Let's Go To Puerto Los Cabos!

I mentioned at the beginning of the month a blog post about traveling the world. With WineShop At Home, you have the opportunity to earn luxurious, exotic getaways for yourself (and for a friend or spouse) to travel along with you.

In the first week of January 2016, Wine Consultants who earned their trip get to go to Barcelona, Spain!

The next incentive trip was announced this past weekend at Convention. Starting this month in August, Wine Consultants have the chance to earn a trip to Puerto Los Cabos!


Who does not want to be whisked away to the adults-only, all-inclusive Secrets Puerto Los Cabos Golf & Spa Resort at the beginning of January 2017?

We’ll spend 6 days and 5 nights enjoying the secluded splendor of this luxurious destination. A feast for the eyes and the senses, this world-class resort is situated at the tip of Baja California, where the Gulf of California greets the Pacific. Surrounded by lush grounds and spectacular views of the Sea of Cortez, this spectacular retreat features amazing amenities, a championship golf course, relaxing Spa and sparkling pools. With endless opportunities to enjoy gourmet dining, land and sea activities and nightly entertainment, your trip also includes round-trip airfare and elegant accommodations at Secrets Puerto Los Cabos Golf & Spa Resort.