(Post written two days ago. Enjoy!) This post finds me in the middle of our roadtrip around the West, pre-honeymoon and during our summer vacation. Today I write from Omaha, Nebraska, while three days ago I was in the Sangre de Cristo mountains of Southern Colorado. It’s rainy, green and quiet out there today, much … More What Am I Reading and What Am I Drinking?
We visited two wineries in New Mexico on our roadtrip through the West, while we were staying in Taos. We did it on the spur of the moment–once when we had an hour to spare, and once when we were headed towards a campsite and saw a “winery” sign on the side of the road. … More Trying New Mexico Wine
(I began this post several months ago, but let it fall by the wayside as wedding planning and other things came up. Here it is, my Paso Robles Valentine’s Day post.) We went for Valentine’s weekend to Lake Nacimiento–a Paso Robles-adjacent private recreation area popular with boaters and fishers. We had discovered, the year prior, … More Paso Robles: A Mini Excursion
In July, Randy and I went to Sonoma for the first time. We had a great time, and were quite impressed by the quality of wine. For each day, I will post the wineries we went to, along with notes. Should you be interested in visiting, I cross-referenced all these wineries–they appeared as the … More Sonoma Trip: Day Two
Last week, Randy and I went to Sonoma for the first time. We had a great time, and were quite impressed by the quality of wine. For each day, I will post the wineries we went to, along with notes. Should you be interested in visiting, I cross-referenced all these wineries–they appeared as the … More Sonoma Trip: Day One
Randy and I have just returned from a spontaneous wine trip to Sonoma, which occurred because of a graduation present from my parents (I just got a Master’s degree in special education). I plan on posting plenty of photos and reflections later. I knew very little about Sonoma beforehand–other than that it was known for … More Sonoma Wine Country: Cheat Sheet
Today I am listening to the ProBlogger podcast, and the challenge is to make a list post. I made one before, 8 Things to Know About Colorado Wine, so this will be my second. Before we get started, you may notice that I’ve changed the banner image for the blog. It’s not the best photo, … More Planning Your Trip to Los Olivos: Eight Tips