Today's happy post will I know make many happy, as it is about wine, sweet wine. Last year reseachers from the University of California proved at last what has long been speculated, that is that alcohol releases endorphins in the areas of the brain associated with pleasure and reward.
Here's someone who's seen a lot of Mums and knows exactly what they need:
Before you down that 3rd glass here's the bad news:
"Researchers say low to moderate doses of alcohol release feel-good chemicals, while high doses appear to fail to release them and may stimulate other systems in the brain leading to anxiety and depression." (Read the full article here)
I suppose it all depends on your definition of low to moderate, my take on it is demonstrated in this picture:
and this one:
Anyway you don't want to end up like Miles in SideWays so maybe don't take Woody's advice and stick to two, as long as it's not Merlot.