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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.
  • 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...
  • 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:

  • Our Self Care Tips: 10 Ways We Nourish Our Mind, Body, and Soul

      Buy yourself flowers and put them someplace you'll see them everyday. I make it a Sunday tradition to get fresh blooms at my local farmers marke...
  • A Guide To The Mendocino Coast

    Photo via We may be a little bias, but Mendocino County has it all - gorgeous coastlines, rolling vineyards, ancient redwood groves, and that unde...