Labor Day is celebrated annually on the first Monday of September and is observed to pay tribute to the contributions and achievements of the American workers. For many of us, Labor Day includes a long four day weekend full of roadtrips, barbeques and end of summer vacations. Sadly, it began because of one of the […]
The 2nd Annual Sonoma County Vegfest has been such a success over the last two years that they have already outgrown the Finley Community Center located in Santa Rosa and are on the search for a bigger and better venue for 2016! Over 1500 people attended the celebration of compassion this year – 500 more […]
I had the opportunity to attend two amazing festivals this summer – the Festival del Sole’s Taste of Napa 2015 and the Sonoma County Vegfest. They were completely different though equally wonderful experiences. The Festival del Sole is an annual event here in Napa Valley that celebrated its 10th anniversary this summer. The Festival offers […]
I want to apologize to you for going silent for the last couple of weeks. I have completely ignored you, my writing and updating my blog. As many of you may have noticed, I have been planning the Eat, Drink and Be Vegan! Benefit for Jameson Animal Rescue Ranch over the last 2 months or […]
Besides tasting many amazing wines, what I have enjoyed most about blogging is how much I have learned about wine and the winemaking process. The power of the vine to wine process is very seductive. Even as a novice, I am beginning to understand the passion that drives winemakers. This week my education included things […]
When I first moved to Napa, one of my favorite events was the Thursday evening Chef’s Market on First Street in downtown Napa. It was like a big street fair that included food vendors, live music and farmers’ produce stands. I always ran into a friend or two and had a great time! But in […]
Thanks to all of my followers for being a part of my amazing blogging journey! It is going in directions that I never imagined! I hope you will join me on Saturday, August 15th at City Winery to celebrate great food, good wine and the animals. I’ll be the redhead with the short pixie haircut […]
Napa Valley Vegan and City Winery Celebrate Animals!