Taste of Terroir 2012

Thursday evening, July 19th  the Palm Event Center, located at 1184 Vineyard Avenue in Pleasanton, once again hosted this years annual Livermore Valley Winemaker’s Association event, Taste of Terroir.  Taste of Terroir has become a Livermore Valley Wine Country tradition as it meshes the best wineries this region has to offer with some of the […]

Tips for Hosting a Graduation Party in the Livermore Valley Wine Country

With the end of the school year vastly approaching and many colleges already commencing for the year, it is time to start thinking about graduation.  Many of you will be seeing your child graduate from either Kindergarten, 8th grade, high school, or college.   Many will be celebrating these momentous and even tear-jerking events with family […]

Livermore's Taste of Terroir Truly An Experience To Remember

Judges' Best Pairing Winner Collin Cranor of Nottingham Cellars

What a fantastic night.  The Taste of Terroir has got to be one of the best events in the Livermore Valley.  The Palm Event Center was the perfect place to make this event magical.  Rachel and I showed up at 6 and we could see […]

McGrail Vineyard's Winemaker's Dinner At Terra Mia

McGrail Vineyard and Winery

In just over two weeks (May 18, 2011), the City of Livermore will be bombarded with cycling enthusiasts who will be looking to catch a glimpse of some of the best cyclists from around the world as they come to compete in the 4th leg of the Amgen cycling competition. […]

A Bittersweet Goodbye

Today I had the privilage of joining my husband, Todd, for lunch at Terra Mia Italian Restaurant in Livermore.  While the food and drink were fabulous, the reason for our outing was a little bit somber.  Todd’s colleague, Navi, who has been an amazing help to him this past year, is moving on to a […]