The Sea Ranch Chapel

Nov 5, 2012 / By Serena
Posted in Good Ideas / Northern California Wine Country / Places
the Sea Ranch Chapel I feel incredibly thankful that I’ve been able to disappear up the Northern California coast as a getaway. The drive offers more variations than I’d imagine those choose-you’re-adventure books… Read more»

Wine Road weekend for overcoming worry

Nov 1, 2012 / By Serena
Posted in Good Ideas / Northern California Wine Country / Places
a day away for all of us This coming weekend is the 14th Annual Wine and Food Affair on the Northern Sonoma County Wine Road. Wineries in more than one appelation in the area create a… Read more»

Beef in an ideal world, a follow up

True Grass ranchers Last week, after attending the “It’s Complicated” talk about beef at Oliveto, a famous Bay Area Italian restaurant, and going to the International Heirloom Exposition, I’ve got more to… Read more»

My Dinner with the Wine Doctor

Sep 10, 2012 / By Serena
Posted in Good Ideas / Northern California Wine Country / Places / Videos and Podcasts
Kerry Damskey At the start of the crush, there is a sort of lull in most tasting rooms. The absence of winemakers popping in while you are swirling and sipping your… Read more»

Beef and the future of our food

cattle pasture in Sonoma in spring Over the summer my travels have taken me to many growing regions of the country – places we depend on for apples, dates, lettuce, table grapes, wine grapes, beef.… Read more»