Let's talk grapes! Oh heck, grapes are gorgeous and then they become wine. Talk over. Let's just look at the grapes! Grapes! Grapes! Grapes! Here is just a glimpse at the grapes that greet me on my morning walks. A little wool remains from the sheep that grazed in the vineyard during the winter. Grapes!… Continue reading Let’s Talk Grapes!
As I opened my eyes at the insistence of my Fitbit alarm, I saw the light of the sunrise illuminating the bedroom curtains. I knew the light was something special so out I went to capture it. Not only with my camera but also my mind and spirit. There is something about starting the day… Continue reading Awakening Light
Fridays certainly come around quickly here in Spain. We joke that there are 5 Fridays a week. Why is it that when I was in an office all day the weeks just draggggggggged by? It seemed like Friday would never come. Now we blink and it is suddenly Friday once again. I'm not complaining believe… Continue reading September’s first Friday
Grapes. Glorious grapes. I'm so glad that we arrived here in Spring so that we could experience the whole grape growing season. Not all grapes will make it to their destiny. Some are sacrificed for the health of the others. Most do make the cut. I like to think that they grow knowing their… Continue reading Grapes. Glorious grapes.
Last September when we were here on vacation our friend Xavi took us to meet his friends at Raventós i Blanc, a winery in Sant Sadurní d'Anoia. Shortly after arriving we climbed into an old Land Rover with five or six other people. The others we would learn later were all wine buyers or restaurant… Continue reading A day with Raventós i Blanc