Hello CA and the Pellenc Precision Pruner

Golden Gate Bridge

The fellas traveled to California to see the Pellenc Precision Pruner in action. This baby will save us months of work and the fun they had on the trip was icing on the cake! Using an infrared eye, the Pellenc Precision Pruner does what we do hand pruning in a fraction of the time! Here are some photos of the sights they saw. Read more

Italian Stuffed Bell Peppers

Italian Stuffed Bell Peppers

Our family normally only has Italian Stuffed Bell Peppers in the summertime when our garden is producing, and then, only the green bell peppers. Key word, “normally”. Well, I have been thinking about our garden and what to plant. I always plant the same thing so, there is not really much to think about exceptRead More

Ceramic Tile Murals

Ceramic Tile Murals - 659-2 inside a winery

Hand painted ceramic tile murals from Spain are here! We have begun importing from a small family business in the Barcelona area that we found while living in Switzerland. These are beautiful and come ready to hang or the tiles may be removed from the backing and used in tile work. Read more

Pruning the Vineyard

Pruning the Vineyard

Dragging ourselves out of holiday mode and gearing up for vineyard work is the challenge for the month of February! But, as we begin pruning and begin looking forward to this year’s grape harvest, momentum builds. Read more

BeautyCounter – Safe Skincare Giveaway

BeatuyCounter Giveaway

Because I appreciate you as readers, I want to say “Thank you”! I also want to encourage you to make healthy choices in all areas of your life – from food to lifestyle to what you put on your skin! So, I am giving $100 worth of BeautyCounter product and you get to choose! Read more

Oven Roasted Parmesan Asparagus

Oven Roasted Parmesan Asparagus

Oven Roasted Parmesan Asparagus is a recipe that is almost to good to be true! It is quick, easy and delicious. It brings back wonderful memories of when we lived in Switzerland – I can almost hear the cowbells tinkling on the hillside while I am eating! Read more