Wine Women Wednesday: Darcie Kent of Darcie Kent Vineyards

Happy Wednesday! Or, as I like to call it, Wine Women Wednesday. In this bi-weekly series, I’m thrilled to introduce you to some of the awesome women killing it in the wine industry. Today, meet Darcie Kent of Darcie Kent Vineyards in California’s Tri-Valley. When […]

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Inland Pacific Ballet Presents The Nutcracker

Nothing celebrates the holiday season quite like The Nutcracker. As someone who adores musicals and concerts, the ballet has never been my “thing.” I decided to change that when The Inland Pacific Ballet invited me out to experience their annual spectacular of the beloved Christmas […]

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Living it up at Livermore Valley’s Taste Our Terroir Weekend!

It’s been a crazy few weeks of travel and fun. My friends Holly and Alice paid me a visit from across the pond and right before that, I got to do some serious wine tasting thanks to Visit Tri-Valley and the Livermore Valley Winegrowers Association. While […]

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Food, Wine & Films at the Sonoma International Film Festival

The 21st annual Sonoma International Film Festival is officially in the books. Held in the center of California’s Wine Country, the Sonoma International Film Festival kicked off last week for five days of independent feature-lengths, animated shorts, foreign films and documentaries. While respected for its […]

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Stonefire Grill Arrives in Torrance with Plenty of Gluten-Free Fare

(I have loved Stonefire Grill for several years now and was so excited when they invited me out to experience their newest location in Torrance. Alas, I could not make it to the South Bay in time so I had our awesome contributor, Melanie, go […]

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