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  • Summer Sun Tea Recipe

    It's mid-day and it's H-O-T! When we're not reaching for a chilled glass of Sauv Blanc, we're filling up on sun tea. If you get it brewing first th...
  • Summertime Stone Fruit Sangria

    Sometimes it's fun to jazz up your usual glass of wine, especially when the summer heat is unbearable and the summer fruit is plentiful! A pitcher...
  • What To Make For Memorial Day Weekend

    It's safe to say Memorial Day weekend isn't going to be the same this year! In the past, we've spent the weekend entertaining over on the Mendocino...
  • Meet the Female Artisans: May Giveaway

    We love a small, female-run business! This month, we've teamed up with two talented and inspiring women for our latest Instagram giveaway. Jessica Thornton makes intricate pine needle baskets using materials she gathers with her young daughter and fellow female farmer Janine Grothe lets whatever flowers are flourishing on her farm inspire her one-of-a-kind arrangements.
  • Mother's Day Gift Guide 2020

    I don't know about you, but Mother's Day can be a tough holiday when it comes to finding a gift perfect for the woman (or women!) who raised you! T...
  • How We're Making The Most Of Staying In

    How's everyone doing? It's been a weird week and a half, to say the least, and we have a feeling it's only going to get weirder. Many of us are pra...
  • Set Your 2020 Intentions!

    We're all about setting intentions, especially in the new year! Taken from a recent wine event we hosted in Los Angeles, here's our 2020 Intentions...
  • Our Guide to A Mendocino County Holiday Season

    It's the most wonderful time of the year and our community calendar is packed with festive events for everyone! If you're looking to get more into...
  • Our 2019 Holiday Gift Guide

    The holidays are fast-approaching (as they always do!) and we've got everyone in your family covered with our carefully-curated Holiday Gift Guide...
  • Crafting A Beautiful Cheeseboard

    There's a definite art to creating a cheese board and having made many of them, I've learned what works and what doesn't. I'm constantly altering my boards to fit my guests and the occasion and they're so fun to create. No too boards are ever alike, but my approach is generally the same. Here are my tips and tricks, plus all the bits and bobs I buy to achieve the perfect board:
  • How To Have The Coziest California Fall

    Grape harvest is nearly halfway finished, the leaves are changing color, and although it's still warm here in California, fall is most definitely in the air. This Indian Summer we're having will soon fade, but we'll be sipping our blush wines year-round because that's just what we do here in California! In the spirit of harvest and one of my favorite seasons, here are the ways I embrace fall:

  • Glamping Mendocino Grove-Style

    When people hear the word "camping," they immediately think makeshift bathrooms in the woods, food in a can, uncomfortable sleeping arrangements, a...