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How We Got Concrete (and Me) to The Top of Our 24-Foot Tower

No, that’s not me in the bag. That’s about one-thousand pounds of concrete hanging off of the arm of the bucket truck. And it’s just one of seven sacks of concrete Bob and Nick hoisted 24-feet up to the top of the silo/tower, to pour the foundation for the new observation deck overlooking the farm. 1,396 more words


Grower Series Part 9: Ulises Valdez

Did you know that Ram’s Gate Winery sources grapes from over nine of the most esteemed grape growers in Sonoma County? Most of these grapes are kept separate from each other throughout the winemaking process from vine to bottle, resulting in individual vineyard-designate bottlings with the integrity of each vineyard site preserved in each wine. 216 more words


Dunsborough and surrounds

I am never bored with the beauty of Western Australia. A mild winter shifts into spring, which blends into summer, which gracefully descends into fall; there are distinct seasons here, but you’d be forgiven for thinking otherwise. 203 more words

Western Australia

Wine Review: Sherwood House Oregon Road Merlot 2010

I recently visited Greenport on Long Island, and decided to pick up a wine from the area. Quick review, wherein I hide the mess on my desk with a packet of cookies, featuring Bumblebee: 244 more words


Summer Getaway:Martha's Vineyard

I never planned on visiting MV (Martha’s Vineyard)…Let’s just say it happened that way. When I was in Cape Cod, I couldn’t pass on the opportunity of catching the… 480 more words


The story behind the wallpaper we'll never forget

Green meadows, blue sky and a few clouds… a sight that relaxes even most nervous computer users. This is the story of how is created the image that is seen by over a billion people – most famous computer background of all time!


It's time to visit vineyards!

Spring has sprung and it’s warm enough to sit outside and have a picnic at local vineyards.  That means yours truly gets to tag along at dog friendly vineyards. 147 more words