Tag : California

Flower Power: Carrizo Plain Super Bloom

  Can you say flower power? We happened upon the Carrizo Plain not by chance. In fact, more than one person insisted we make the trip. Headlines like “Serengeti of the West” and “Super of Super Blooms” were used to describe…

6 Comments / 159 View / April 26, 2017

Grow What You Love: Napa Valley Olive Harvest

  When my friend Julie first invited us to her home away from home for olive picking I was immediately inspired with visions of bucket filling, ladder moving and an opportunity to spend the day outside in the company of…

2 Comments / 102 View / January 27, 2016

What’s Trending | More Than a Farmer’s Market

I’d like to think every town across the county has a farmer’s market to shake things up at least once a week — seasons permitting of course. Knowing your local farmers, shopping locally, having access to just-picked produce and homemade wares…

0 Comments / 133 View / November 13, 2014

Cosmic Launch

We’re making the plunge.  Moving “off the hill” to the San Francisco Bay Area.  Most folks in the Lake Tahoe area wonder why we would ever consider it.  They give us the, “Are you crazy?” look. Tahoe is beautiful. I’ve…

0 Comments / 25 View / January 13, 2011