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Art Covered Walls

An Adventure Into Wine & Art

By Donna / February 27, 2020 /

I have always looked forward to “Date Night” with my wife Kori, but this time I must say my anxiety was a little high. All my life, art was never my forte. My art teachers in school were somehow always telling me, “Well, at least you tried.” Despite these past art transgressions and unmotivating words…

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Wine Decorations

Hidden Gems in Solvang

By Donna / February 24, 2020 /

I am a native of Santa Barbara County in California, and I love wine. I am no expert, never took a wine class, but have done my fair share of tasting and research! Living in the middle of wine country on the Central Coast can be the envy of many a Wine lover. I have…

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Sculpterra Winery and Sculpture Garden

By Donna / December 7, 2019 /

The Sculpterra Winery & Sculpture Garden, in Paso Robles, California, is well known and highly regarded for their delightful varietals and their incredible, one-of-a-kind, sculpture garden. The Frankel family, have yet again, brought another unique draw to their vineyard.    “The Legacy of Wine in California”  The recent art unveiling of “The Legacy of Wine in…

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Modern Day Gold Rush

By Donna / July 18, 2019 /

The Central Coast Wine Region has become a modern- day gold rush. People are jumping on the bandwagon, and in some cases, “can wagon.” Wine bars, Wineries and Breweries are popping up all over the California Central Coast.  Talking with owners and wine makers has revealed that this industry has become a long awaited second…

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Bello Forno Will Always Have a Pizza of My Heart

By Donna / June 3, 2019 /

On a recent Keys 2 the Coast trip to Italy, I had the opportunity to explore Sicily, Venice, Florence and Portofino. While every moment was wonderful, every bite of food delicious and the scenery magnificent, it did not escape me that some of the magnificence of Italy is similar to what we have here on the California Central Coast. Specifically,…

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Pedal On With Big SLO Bike!

By Donna / April 30, 2019 /

It’s fun to be on the same page with your friends and family.  It is even MORE fun to be on the same bike! Petal, party and experience San Luis Obispo. Big SLO Bike offers several, two and a half hour, guided bike tours through downtown.  You can customize your ride and stop where you…

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Distill My Beating Heart

By Donna / April 6, 2019 /

If you are traveling through the central coast and find yourself wanting to wine taste, beer taste, or even spirit taste, you will want to stop in Buellton. Right off the beaten path near an Ostrich Farm, Industrial Way is home to all of these places. DorWood Distillery and tasting room owned by Jay Lockwood…

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Babcock Winery, Lompoc: Cheers to an Incredible Wine Tasting Adventure

By Donna / March 17, 2019 /

Located off Highway 246 lies an inviting 110 acres of lush vineyard and beautiful countryside, enticing guests into the exciting Babcock Winery and Vineyards. Owned and run by partners Bryan Babcock and his wife, Lisa, the Babcock Winery and Vineyard offers their gusts a unique wine tasting experience, all in the comfort of an effortlessly…

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Explore the Caves at Cottonwood Canyon Winery

By Donna / March 2, 2019 /

Located on the Foxen Canyon Wine Trail, Cottonwood Canyon Vineyard and Winery is a beautiful sight to visit and wine taste some of Santa Barbara’s best wines. Nestled inside a 78-acre canyon filled with cottonwood trees, Cottonwood Canyon is a peaceful place to sit and enjoy a glass a wine, while looking out across this gorgeous property and the valley beyond.…

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Sculpterra Winery and Sculpture Garden, Paso Robles – Combining Exceptional Art Alongside Superlative Wines in A Unique Fusion of Craftsmanship

By Donna / February 26, 2019 /

Enter a world where wine and art collide at the Sculpterra Winery and Sculpture Garden in Paso Robles, California. Family owned and run, the Frankel family have put their heart and soul into giving visitors a world-class experience, offering exclusive wine tastings alongside views of ornately made sculptures from local artists. This breathtaking combination of…

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