Tag: vineyards

Book Review: A Vineyard in Napa by Doug Shafer with Andy Demsky

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Want your wine-related book reviewed?  Send me an email:  becca@academicwino.com! I’d love to read it! There are many motivated individuals who have high hopes and grand dreams of owning a successful and world-renowned vineyard.  Some of these individuals go on…

Tempting Fate: Le Marathon du Medoc

As I was out for a run today (trying not to get heat stroke from the lovely Virginia summer heat), I found myself thinking about my upcoming marathon training, and possible races to run in the future.  “Unofficially” training for…