3 Up-and-Coming Virginia Wineries

Town Point Virginia Wine Festival

October was Virginia Wine Month! If I haven’t professed my love for Virginia enough with my last post on Norfolk and its rich and diverse downtown, let me continue with my top three picks for up-and-coming wineries in Virginia. I had the great pleasure of attending the 27th Annual Town Point Virginia Wine Festival in Norfolk on October […]

Dry Creek Valley, Healdsburg

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Getting there: The flight into Santa Rosa from Los Angeles had us on the ground in two-hours and heading for the town of Healdsburg. We were on a two-day tasting tour through Dry Creek Valley in Northern Sonoma. My husband and I were told each passenger was allowed to check-in a case of wine on […]

Napa Valley: Luxury, Eco-Living And Spa Indulgence

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By: Janice Fuhrman How green is the Napa Valley? It’s not only the grapevines carpeting the valley that make this wine paradise green. More and more wineries are farming their grapes organically, installing solar panels and using recycled materials in their buildings. But a new super-luxury hotel in the heart of the valley moves a […]