It’s that time of year. Many of us often find we have more to do than time will allow. Planning ahead a bit, does make this very busy time of year much more fun, allowing us more time to enjoy all the festivities with a lot less stress. I thought instead of a wine post or a […]
It all started with a comment on a wine blog post and then an email. A bit of back and forth and a date was set with Steve Havill of Bella Grace Vineyards. We were to meet at their wine cave in the Amador Wine Region. As it is with many of the small vintners in […]
Finding our way through life involves an equal share of joy and woe. The stories we often tell each other throughout the journey help us make sense of it all. The childhood memories collected here act as self-discovery guideposts for the author and reader alike. The deceptively simple lessons shed light on the power stories have to shape and connect us.
After Halloween, I become very nostalgic. The leaves are turning, I can smell the pine trees, and there is that wonderful crisp feel in the air that tells us winter is on the way. There is a song, Over The River and Through The Woods, we would sing at home and in school. Every time I heard […]