I’ve heard Big Ed and Judy talk about the freezing fog in Walla Walla, but I had no idea just how beautiful it would be. Yesterday was 30* and foggy, which I thought was perfect weather to do some wine tasting. Little did I know I would be driving into an awe phenomenon. My tasting […]
Yesterday my beau asks me, “Are you going to work today or what?” I chuckled, “I don’t know… I kind of like this office. I’m getting a lot done here.” I’ve been working from home, trying to finish the permit application package for the new tasting room. It’s been tedious work that has required my […]
There’s a club downtown called Walla Faces. It was an instant attraction to me. The fusion of eclectic art and beautiful wine was nearly intoxicating, not to mention the live jazz and weekly salsa nights. Everyone is accessible. The owners mingle. The musicians sit chatty around the table with you. I met the artist as […]
I’ve been on a mission ever since I heard it – that some grapevine leaves change color in the fall. I’ve been dying to see it for myself, and hopeful that I might get some decent photos to share with my mom and my Florida peeps. I have not been able to enjoy the fall […]
I took this silhouette photo as the sun came up in the vineyards this weekend.
Why is this picture so BIG to me? Well, there’s the obvious… I see the Blue Ridge Mountains rolling across the background. I see crisp, spacious air floating high above. I see acres of luscious vineyards stretching out as far as the eye can see. It just feels BIG to me. I’m sure that is also […]
I am often asked to suggest other tasting rooms when Walla Walla visitors come to the winery. But even though I’ve been here a month, I have not had the chance to browse around. Between harvest and being the new kid on the block, I’ve been busy! I had to negotiate a day off to […]