Happy Saturday and welcome to another Seven for Saturday, a list of seven things on my mind this week. 7 for Saturday 1 – In last week’s inaugural Seven for Saturday post, I told you about SCRAPS, a show on FYI Network, hosted by National Chef for Sur La Table, Joel Gamoran. Tori and I were not only seen in the Sonoma episode that aired last Sunday, but we spoke! I resurrected my YouTube channel…

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Today I’d like to tell you about my recent visit to Applewood Inn, Restaurant and Spa and the wonderful dinner my husband and I had at their onsite restaurant, Pinoli Cucina Rustica. Applewood Inn in Guerneville Tucked away in a redwood grove in the town of Guerneville, you will find Applewood Inn, Restaurant and Spa. Opened in 1985, Applewood Inn was originally the Belden Mansion, built in 1922 near the Russian River. Applewood Inn is…

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Welcome to July’s How I Wear My, the 72nd post in this long running fashion series! Summer is in full swing and it seems like embellishment (especially embroidery) is the season’s top trend, so Jill of Everything Just So and I wanted to devote July’s “How I Wear My” to a classic summertime style that is particularly popular right this instant! Let’s start How I Wear My: Embellishment off with my stylish HIWM partner, Jill. JILL OF EVERYTHING JUST…

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Happy Monday! I hope you had a great weekend. I mentioned in my last post that I was attending a Wine Country influencers and bloggers brunch in Napa Valley on Sunday. It was such a blast! I got to see a couple of my longtime friends like Malia of Style by Malia and met several women I am happy to call new friends. It was another hot, hot day here so I wore my new…

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Happy Saturday! Today I am starting a new weekly series called Seven for Saturday. I always have things on my mind that I want to share but more often than not, don’t get around to telling you about them. So I thought I’d put together a list of those things – just 7 of them  –  in a blog post once a week on Saturdays and call it…. 7 for Saturday 1 – Stella Carakasi…

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Recently I enjoyed a stylish wine tasting experience at Silver Trident Winery in Napa Valley. Silver Trident is located in Yountville, one of my favorite towns to visit in Wine Country. It’s a tiny town in size – just 1.5 square miles – but brims with some of the world’s best food, wine and resorts, including iconic French Laundry and the upscale and chic hotel Bardessono. It’s no surprise that an elegant residential-style tasting room…

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