Dining, Friends, Holidays

Merry Christmas, Bon Nadal, Bones Festes

What a wonderful week of celebrating with friends and enjoying one feast after another. And...there is more to come on New Year's Eve. A week ago Saturday we went to Vilafranca for the Fira del Gall. You can read about our first visit to this event in my post here. We missed it last year… Continue reading Merry Christmas, Bon Nadal, Bones Festes

Dining, Events, Friends, Xan & Bob

Fantabulous Fifty-Four!

Yesterday, I celebrated another trip around the sun. Celebrated my fifty-fourth birthday. Celebrated my life. I've always been someone who loves birthdays. I don't mean being lavished with gifts. I mean celebrating the fact that I was born and although I am far from perfect...I am damn happy about who I have grown to be.… Continue reading Fantabulous Fifty-Four!

Beach, Dining, Friends, Vineyard

Vineyard Walks, Dinner, Movie, Writing, Beach

Did everyone have a fabulous weekend? Did you get outside and enjoy a bit of nature? Did you get together with family or friends and enjoy each other's company? Did you work on one of your dreams or goals? Did you watch anything good on TV or see a movie? Were you missing family and… Continue reading Vineyard Walks, Dinner, Movie, Writing, Beach

Dining, Exploring, Family, Wineries

Dani and Wayne Visit, Part Two

Wednesday, we headed over to Sant Sadurní for a tour of Freixenet Winery. Bob and I did the tour back in 2013 when we were here on vacation. We were glad to see it was still a great tour. The cellar descends 40 meters (over 130 feet). Soils and how that plays a roll in… Continue reading Dani and Wayne Visit, Part Two