My Grandmother

My grandmother was one of the most important people in my life. She was 48 when I was born, which seems so young to me now, but she was of the era when women started looking old by the time … Continue reading


Farm livin’

Our youngest grandson came for his first big boy (no parents) visit recently. We spent plenty of time at the park on Sonoma’s square, but he spent most of his time roaming our little “farm.” Seeing him wandering our property … Continue reading


Mia and My Dogs.

While taking one of our daily strolls through the vineyard to check on progress and attend to any issues, I noticed our dog Mia was missing. Nope – there she was, with her head down a hole in the vineyard. … Continue reading