Girls Weekend in Napa Valley

On the road again for a girls weekend. Our selection this weekend is visiting the beautiful Napa Valley. Kicking off our weekend we began at Stone Brewing for a leisurely lunch over-looking the Napa River and downtown Napa. Stone’s Tasty grilled cheese, warm Castelvetrano olives, and an IPA flight hit the spot and we were […]

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Our Favorite Family Road Trip Music

When getting ready for a family road trip I always plan to have our two favorite Ellis Paul Cd’s in the car with us. “The Dragonfly Races” looks like a children’s CD, but is actually music for parents like us who want our daughter to listen to quality, meaningful music. The Dragonfly Races are kid-friendly […]

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An Oregon Christmas

Christmas this year brought us to Sun River Oregon for an extended family celebration. We high tailed it out of Sacramento as soon as school was out and arrived to a beautiful Winter white blanket of snow. The kids loved playing in the snow, ice skating, and waiting for Santa to arrive. In the meantime…we […]

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Apple Hill Road Trip

Apple Hill

  Come Fall we love  taking our annual  road trip to Apple Hill.  We plan and anticipate baking our mouth-watering classic apple pie and creating home-made applesauce for school lunches.  We begin our Apple Hill trek with a picnic at Jack Russel Farm Brewery then off to do a little apple shopping and tasting.  Our […]

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