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California Food Napa
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Miminashi Brings the Japanese Gastropub to Napa Valley!
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7 months ago

I want to thank Chef Curtis Di Fede and his fabulous staff for the wonderful meal they provided Steve & I. Though the meal was provided free of charge, the review is my honest opinion of my food and experience!   In May 2016 Miminashi, a Japanese inspired Izakaya restaurant, opened in downtown Napa. I […]

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Lifestyle
18
Revealing Your Radiant Self With Maple Holistics!
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8 months ago

A free bottle of Tea Tree Special Formula Shampoo was mailed to me by Maple Holistics. In exchange for the shampoo, I agreed to review the product. The review below is my honest opinion of the shampoo and its ingredients & I have received no other compensation.    I’m always so excited when I hear from […]

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Lifestyle Napa
19
Wood & Rowan Beauty Collective – They Nailed It!
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8 months ago

**After offering vegan, low toxin spa experiences for the last two years, Rebecca has chosen to close her doors. Maintaining the business with the escalating rent costs was no longer possible.** If you are new to veganism or are at the stage of your journey that you are curious to learn more, you may not […]

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California Food
20
P and A Vegan Catering Serving Vegans In North Bay and Beyond!
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8 months ago

Paula Santurio is a vegan, animal rights activist that has literally put her money where her mouth is! For the last twenty years she has been a vocal advocate for animal rights – activism being a big part of her life. So when she retired two years ago it was a natural progression to take […]

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California Food Napa
21
Bringing Vegan Doughnuts to Napa Valley!
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8 months ago

You may remember about a year ago when Sam Kang opened up his new doughnut shop Vegan Donut Gelato in Modesto, California. I admit it, I have never been to Modesto so what do I know? However, in the 6 years I’ve lived in Northern California not once has Modesto come up in conversation as […]

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California Santa Rosa Wine
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Napa Valley Vegan – Day Two of the Wine Bloggers Conference!
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10 months ago

I’m now just one week away from the Wine Blogger Conference. From the Welcome Opening at 9 a.m. through to the Live Wine Blogging conclusion at 6 p.m., Day 2 will be packed full of learning, eating and wine tasting. The Professional Wine Writing Tips course is definitely on the top of my list. This […]

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California Santa Rosa Wine
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Napa Valley Vegan Attends the Wine Bloggers Conference!
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10 months ago

  When I started my blog three years ago I did so with nothing more than a desire to write. I didn’t know what I wanted to write about, I didn’t know who would read it and I had NO idea if I even had the skills to write. I never studied to become a […]

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California Lifestyle Napa
24
Supporting the Wine Country Recovery!
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10 months ago

It is hard to believe that it has been 12 days since my community was hit by the relentless and devastating fires. Mentally and emotionally I am still trying to come to terms with what happened. Family, friends and acquaintances lost their homes and their businesses. And sadly some lost their loved ones – people […]

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