They have started the winter pruning here in the vineyard. I guess this means we have to face the fact that Winter is coming. We have no idea why they just pruned these few rows in this probably four-acre plot. I love the grape stuck in this vine.
Simple joys. Simple pleasures. A simple merry-go-round that brought smiles and giggles to young children and to the lovely man making it go-round. I could have watched the kids and his interaction with them all day. https://vimeo.com/372377591/bc6b18c162 Look how far they swing out! The kids would hold out their hands and he would pull them… Continue reading Simply The Best Merry-Go-Round Ever
"We seldom think of November in terms of beauty or any other specially satisfying tribute. November is simply that interval between colorful October and dark December. Then, nearly every year, come a few November days of clear, crisp weather that make one wonder why November seldom gets its due. There is the… Continue reading November’s Sunlight on the Sea
There are days in all of our lives that we will remember forever. The date is always stuck in your mind. Each year when it comes around you are transported to that day in your past. You may try to block it out or you may just relive it once again. Today is one of… Continue reading For You Dad. Miss You.
Monday Fun Day! Monday our friend Xavi picked us up at 8:30a.m. and took us on an adventure to the Priorat wine region (D.O. Montsant). Xavi told us that first, we would stop for breakfast in the town of Valls. When we arrived at Restaurant Ca l' Àngel we walked into a room where a table… Continue reading A Day of Wine, Food, Wine, Food, and More Wine