The Unique Varietals of Italy

By Maggie Fox / Wine Buyer, Gary’s Wine & Marketplace (http://www.garyswineclub.com/ ) You’ve got to love Italy’s dedication. As the world around them adopts the most globally popular varietals as their own (Chardonnay, Cabernet Sauvignon Merlot and Pinot Noir topping the lists), year after year Italy sticks to its guns.…
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Madame Claude Café

This is our favorite French restaurant. It’s located a bit off the beaten track in Jersey City. It gets crowded most weekends (reservations accepted) which makes Madame Claude’s a really lively spot with exceptional food at fair prices. Recently four of us had dinner for about $160 including the tip.…
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Educate Before You Medicate

Our society has become very challenging and within those challenges a trend has begun to take hold – too many of our young children are being placed on medication. According to Dr. Peter Breggin, M.D., psychiatrist and medical expert, writing for the Huffington Post states that America is using Ritalin…
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Because I Said So

The summer before entering 7th grade, my parents gave me the choice of attending Junior High School in my district or being bussed to school on the other side of town. The advantage to the former: the security and familiarity of my best girlfriends. The advantage to the latter: my…
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