My morning walks in the vineyard have been few and far between these days. Trying to get to the beach by 8am (it is cooler and no one is there) and the sunrise not happening until 6:45am makes it a challenge. I am enjoying long weekend morning walks though. Of course the grapes are doing… Continue reading Gorgeous Grapes
Papilio Machoan. Old World Swallowtail. Resting on the vines. A chance encounter. Being in the right place at the right time. I love the dewdrops.
The vines are awake from their winter sleep. Even though we've lived in this vineyard for four years (time flies) we are still in awe watching the life cycle of the vines. Nature is amazing. I was able to catch a couple of photos of the "tears" on the vines this year. This happens when… Continue reading Tears and Leaves in the Vineyard
Ah, Spring. La Primavera! A time to celebrate beginnings. A fresh start. Something new. We discovered a new favorite everyday wine while under our COVID restrictions here in Catalunya. Unable to get to the store where we bought one of our everyday wines...we were forced to try new wines. So, we chose four or five… Continue reading La Primavera Picnic at Albet i Noya Winery
Hello, Sunshine! Welcome back beautiful blue sky! I knew you were there all the time but I really missed seeing you. We had days of fog that hid the sunrise and allowed a peak at blue sky for a short period of time in the afternoon before rolling back in for the sunset. Then we… Continue reading Hello Sunshine and Blue Sky