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Read more +03 April 2018 By Kelly in Blog, Blog2, Blog3, Travel

Enjoying kid-friendly Pacific Grove over Spring Break

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
Read more +02 April 2018 By Kelly in Blog, Blog2

The sadness we felt when saying goodbye to our boxer Sophie

It’s been 5 weeks and a day and I am still having a hard time sharing the sadness we felt when saying goodbye to our boxer Sophie. We knew the day was coming as Sophie was diagnosed with cancer of the spleen and liver. Never in my wildest dreams did I think I would have
Read more +16 March 2018 By Kelly in Blog, Blog2, Recipes

May Your Friday Sparkle – For the Love of Champagne

  May your Friday Sparkle with stars from a bottle. Those who know me know I am a lover of Champagne.  I think I was raised on it…it’s in my blood.  Some Fridays are just worth a little “POP” to celebrate the end of a crazy week and the beginning of a lovely weekend.  I’m
Read more +06 March 2018 By Kelly in Blog, Blog2, Blog3, Travel, Uncategorized

Let the Wine Road Adventures Begin…

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,
Read more +01 March 2018 By Kelly in Blog, Blog2, Blog3, Lifestyle

March 2018 – Things I Love Now

It’s March 1st, it’s pouring rain, cold, and windy.  I can’t help but think about Spring and the things I love now. Here are my Top Picks for March 2018 2018 Trends in Craft Beer:  I love seeing the rise in design in the craft beer industry. With so many breweries, awesome rotating beer selections, and
Read more +21 February 2018 By Kelly in Blog2, Kids, Travel

Walt Disney Family Museum

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
. As many of you know I posted “I Surrender”  in April about my Breast Cancer diagnosis. My radiation treatments ended Monday, June 12th and two weeks later, we were off for an 11 day trip to Maui.  Boy was this a welcome change!  Geared with my rash guards and Coola Suncare for super-duper protection,
Welcome to Amador City! The second half of our Amador County Fair Weekend where we were delighted to stay at the historic Imperial Hotel.  Amador City retains its historic character, and the beautifully restored Imperial Hotel still offers a warm and gracious welcome to visitors to the Gold Country.  And I’ll let you in on

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    Pepe’s Famous Garlic Bread -Dining at Little Napoli Carmel-by-the-Sea

    This 100-year old family recipe is a must try! It was a Little Napoli day for me in Carmel-by-the-Sea sitting by the cozy fireplace and pairing a glass of Prosecco with Pepe’s famous garlic bread.  I followed our garlic bread experience with a pesto “genovese” tagliatelle with asparagus, basil cream and pine nuts.  My husband...
  • in Blog, Blog2, Blog3, Travel

    Enjoying kid-friendly Pacific Grove over Spring Break

    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...
  • in Blog, Blog2

    The sadness we felt when saying goodbye to our boxer Sophie

    It’s been 5 weeks and a day and I am still having a hard time sharing the sadness we felt when saying goodbye to our boxer Sophie. We knew the day was coming as Sophie was diagnosed with cancer of the spleen and liver. Never in my wildest dreams did I think I would have...
  • in Blog, Blog2, Recipes

    May Your Friday Sparkle – For the Love of Champagne

      May your Friday Sparkle with stars from a bottle. Those who know me know I am a lover of Champagne.  I think I was raised on it…it’s in my blood.  Some Fridays are just worth a little “POP” to celebrate the end of a crazy week and the beginning of a lovely weekend.  I’m...
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