Summer means Ice Cream! Here are 3 of our favorite places to grab a tasty Ice Cream treat in Northern California The Meltdown Ice Cream Truck – Sacramento CA. The coolest ice cream truck around! The Meltdown Ice Cream Truck is owned by Yolanda and Mike Bradley who serve up cool treats like classic it’s-it’s
Monday, 14 May 2018 by Kelly
I woke to coffee and Marie’s donuts on Mother’s Day morning and to an excited 7 year old who had artfully put my Mother’s Day outfit together. The plan: A drive to Old Town Auburn for a little shopping and on to visit a few of our favorite Auburn breweries for Sacramento Beer Week, and
Bogle Vineyards is celebrating 50 years in the wine making business. We were so pleased to be a part of the celebration and raised a glass in honor of Bogle Vineyards Golden Anniversary! You will love to learn that the Bogle family has planned a fun year of events and celebrations for all to enjoy.
Have you read my post Looking for Some Local Fun- “Daycation” part one? Well we’re off to Amador County for “Local Fun, Daycation” Part II. Pack a few wine country snacks…we like a fresh baguette, a wheel of Mt. Tam from Cowgirl Creamery, some seasonal fruit, and of course water… and head out to HWY 49
Looking for some fun day trip ideas as we head into Summer? Head out for fun and try a Daycation! We thought we’d share some of our favorite outings in this 3 part series we like to call Beer & Wine Daycations. Each “Daycation” surrounds the Sacramento area and gets you there in under an
Tuesday, 03 April 2018 by Kelly
Enjoying kid-friendly Pacific Grove over Spring Break is easy! #1 Begin with booking a place to stay through Sanctuary Vacation Rentals. Here you will find the perfect getaway home that will savor all the beauty of the Monterey Peninsula. Sanctuary Vacation Rentals offer resort accommodations with all the comforts of home. And yes, they offer
Last week I had the wonderful opportunity of lunching at Ella Dining Room & Bar with WineRoad Sonoma Co. It was a small intimate group of wine lovers who got to chat about their love of wine, adventures, people, and places. Our generous WineRoad hosts were a wealth of information of WineRoad events, wineries, Vintners,
Spotlight: San Francisco & The Walt Disney Family Museum The Walt Disney Family Museum is located in a former barracks building at the Army-post-turned-national-park, the 40,000-square-foot museum houses interactive galleries, education classrooms, a Fantasia-themed theater, plus a shop and café. There are 10 galleries devoted to the life and work of Walter Elias Disney, including
Thursday, 14 December 2017 by Kelly
When heading to the Sonoma Coast, we always drive through my old stopping grounds of Petaluma. We love making pit-stops at Lagunitas’s Beer Sanctuary, 101 North Brewing Company, and Tap Petaluma. We now have a new fabulous spot in Petaluma… Brewster’s Beer Garden. Brewster’s Beer Garden co-owners Mike Goebel and Chris Beerman went big!
What a beautiful evening for The Phantom! On Thursday the 12th of October we had the lovely opportunity of standing in the middle of the Bogle Family Vineyards to meet their first vintage release of Phantom Chardonnay. From the choicest Chardonnay vineyards in Clarksburg, the Bogle Family hand-selected these beautiful grapes. Phantom Chardonnay is barrel-fermented