No other place in the world has wine cork crafts and wine-themed gifts like Napa! If you’re interested in one of these lovelies, be sure to check out Daniel’s Etsy shop here: https://www.etsy.com/shop/wineomagnets On Today’s Date in the Past: Cool Flying Bug Wordless Wednesday:  Learning a New Skill

Our purpose for visiting Napa was to ride the Wine Train, but we arrived early enough to grab a late lunch at the V. Sattui Winery.  As we drove into the parking lot, the man directing us toward an open spot said, “Welcome to Disneyland for adults!” which was an interesting, and somewhat accurate perspective:  a lot to […]

This lovely old, Italian wine press, dating back to the 1700s, was covered with vines on the grounds of the V. Sattui Winery in Napa.  It’s amazing to see the differences between wine production before the Revolutionary War and now in the 21st Century. On Today’s Date in the Past: Fresh as a Daisy Egg Hunt:  That’s […]

The conference I was attending in San Francisco included an evening event at The Winery SF on Treasure Island, a man-made island in the San Francisco Bay with amazing views of the city.  We were shuttled there by trolley via the Bay Bridge and enjoyed wine and dinner in a beautiful venue. Here are three […]

No trip to California, even one for business, is complete without wine.  Fortunately this trip also included a trip to a winery with work and a personal trip to Napa over the following weekend. Here are three of my favorite wine barrel shots.  What do you think?  Do you have a favorite below? Wine Barrel […]