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What I’m buying on Cyber Monday

And it continues… First Thanksgiving sales, then Black Friday, and now it continues with Cyber Monday. I told myself I was going to refrain from participating in any sales this year (because I always overspend), but those damn email marketing campaigns are so good!…

November 27, 2017
Napa

Napa Local Edition: Live in the Vineyard

What is ‘Live in the Vineyard’ and how can I go? So, here’s the skinny. Live in the Vineyard is a private event that takes place in Napa each year and you must win tickets in order to attend. I know, a little different…

November 14, 2017
lifestyle Napa

Entertaining Margrit Mondavi Style

They say imitation is the finest form of flattery… …and with this post about home entertaining, I hope I will do the great Margrit Mondavi justice. But before we get into that, I want to take a quick second to acknowledge the current state…

November 2, 2017
lifestyle

That Napa #vanlife

#vanlife… This lifestyle is blowing up all over the world. While we definitely are not living in our van ourselves (could you imagine 3 dogs full-time in this Westy?!), some of our generation is deciding to ditch the expensive rent payments, conventional housing, and…

October 27, 2017
lifestyle

Napa Valley Home Decor

Tis the season… …to spice up your home decor! I’m always looking for pieces to add or change to our home, so I thought I’d share a few of my favorites. We are SO grateful that our home was spared from these crazy fires,…

October 23, 2017
fashion

Wrapped in cashmere with Cactus + Olives

What’s versatile, luxurious and soft all over? This AMAZING cashmere wrap from a local, Napa online boutique called Cactus + Olives! I’m a big sucker for anything cashmere (if you don’t own cashmere sweatpants yet, you’re missing out!!), and this wrap combines my two…

October 4, 2017
Napa

The Napa Valley Wine Train-yay or nay?

The Napa Wine Train… A Napa commodity that chugs by the highway, stops me at railroad crossings at times, and is a huge tourist attraction. But what is the Wine Train all about? And how do I feel about it from a local’s perspective?…

August 26, 2017
Napa dining at home
lifestyle Napa

Napa dining al fresco at home

What’s the best part about living in Napa? Apart from the many questions we get about our three dogs (Do you have a saddle for Finnegan? Will Sampson’s ear ever go up? Is Frank the boss?), the most frequently asked question Joe and I…

August 9, 2017
fashion

A day shopping at the Napa outlets

Outlets anyone? I’ve always been a HUGE fan of outlets, and having one in Napa is verrrry dangerous for my poor bank account. BUT starting today at the Napa Premium Outlets, you can save money and shop for a good cause all at once!…

April 10, 2017
lifestyle

A morning walk in the vineyards

Spring has sprung! It has FINALLY stopped raining here in the Napa, and the valley has never been greener. One of my favorite things about living here is being surrounded by vineyards, and we take full advantage. Almost every morning (time and weather permitting)…

April 7, 2017
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