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Taste (Bleepin’) Merlot on the 10th Anniversary of ‘Sideways’

Hard to believe, but it has been 10 years since the movie Sideways turned the wine industry on its ear, briefly derailing sales of Merlot… 312 more words

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Jessica Lange Honored With Santa Barbara Film Festival's Kirk Douglas Award

Jessica Lange will be the ninth recipient of the Santa Barbara International Film Festival’s Kirk Douglas award for excellence in film this year.

Lange, who won an Emmy in her first season on “American Horror Story,” will be presented with the award at a gala at Santa Barbara’s Bacara Resort and Spa on Nov. 163 more words


16th July: Scenic drive and shopping in Santa Monica

Wednesday 16/07/2014
Em writing

Today, we equalled one of our earliest set off times by leaving at 10:30am! We felt very proud of ourselves! This was because our next AirBnB host was going to work at 3pm so we’d arranged to be in Santa Monica around lunchtime. 522 more words

15th July: Strolling around the Santa Barbara Shops

Tuesday 15/07/2014
Em writing

We made an extra effort to get up earlier today as the irregular meal times hadn’t really been helping my diabetes. I was once told that being on an insulin pump instead of injections means you can pretty much eat whenever you want. 287 more words

14th July: By the Beach in Santa Barbara

Monday 14/07/2014
Em writing

We started off our morning as usual with a yummy brunch of fruit and yoghurt. I think we’re appreciating healthy breakfasts even more now that we’re in the US. 276 more words

13th July: Deutsch, Danes and Dutchmen

Sunday 13th July
Andie writing

This was the morning of the World Cup final, so after a fairly late start we asked the Google Girl (Sat Nav in Google Maps App) to take us to the nearest sports bar in Arroyo Grande. 700 more words

 Hitching Post and Firestone Winery are two places to visit in Santa Barbara!

Lee Sang Yoon