22 Mar

In Season/On Special: Homemade Sloppy Joes

Guest contributor Dare Johnson Wenzler is a Capitol Hill resident, Realtor and co-owner of First Vine Wine Imports + Sales.  This post also appeared on her blog Vine Art. One of the big kicks I’ve gotten out of being a mom is resurrecting favorite kid foods by making them from scratch.  My latest experiment was homemade Sloppy Joes; […]


07 Mar

In Season/On Special: Oven Roasted Pork Tenderloin

Guest contributor Dare Johnson Wenzler is a Capitol Hill resident, Realtor and co-owner of First Vine Wine Imports + Sales.  This post also appeared on her blog Vine Art. Although they always look elaborate and showy, one of the easiest entrees to prepare is some type of roast – be it beef, lamb or pork.  […]


23 Feb

In Season/On Special: Shrimp (sorta) Scampi

Guest contributor Dare Johnson Wenzler is a Capitol Hill resident, Realtor and co-owner of First Vine Wine Imports + Sales.  This post also appeared on her blog Vine Art. You’ve really got to hand it to Safeway; they run some awesome specials! This week (2/22 – 2/28), you can buy wild caught Extra Jumbo raw […]


08 Feb

In Season/On Special: Easy Chicken & Dumplings for a Winter Day

Guest contributor Dare Johnson Wenzler is a Capitol Hill resident, Realtor and co-owner of First Vine Wine Imports + Sales.  This post also appeared on her blog Vine Art. Finally – some honest to goodness winter weather may blow our way this week!  Even if it doesn’t actually snow, it looks like things will be […]


12 Jan

In Season/On Special: Vodka Collins (for a change!)

Guest contributor Dare Johnson Wenzler is a Capitol Hill resident, Realtor and co-owner of First Vine Wine Imports + Sales.  This post also appeared on her blog Vine Art. Believe it or not, sometimes even Tom and I need a break from wine drinking (gasp)! So when he and Cy came over last Saturday I […]