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How to Press Flowers: Create a Memorable Travel Souvenir (Video)

Spring is my favorite season in wine country, and it’s not just because grapevine buds are back. The green hills of Sonoma County burst with wildflowers this… Continue Reading

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Orange Flowers: Summer Floral Arrangements Ideas for Home

Each summer, we host Sunset Supper at Vista Point–the highest hilltop on Jordan Estate, and this dinner party’s summer floral arrangements made with orange flowers offer several… Continue Reading

Beautiful rose picked fresh from the Jordan Winery garden

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas: Flowers, DIY Floral Arrangement and Buying Tips

Flowers are the obvious choice for a Valentine’s Day gift. In this video, I share a few tips for making your floral gift personal, memorable and romantic.… Continue Reading

Beautiful rose picked fresh from the Jordan Winery garden

Floral Design Tips for Fresh Flowers at Parties, Events

Looking for flower gift ideas for Valentine’s Day? Here’s a quick video with floral design tips for having fresh flowers at parties and events.

close up of glassware setting with floral centerpiece during the Valentine's Day Dinner in the dining room at Jordan Winery

Tip for Buying Flowers for Valentine’s Day

I‘ve been enamored with flowers ever since grade school, when my father started the tradition of giving me a fresh bouquet every year on Valentine’s Day. Here’s… Continue Reading

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Find Dazzling Fall Colors in California at These Healdsburg Wineries

New Englanders may sniff at the notion that California foliage changes color with the seasons. But locals know, and visitors discover, that fall colors in California offer… Continue Reading

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Chardonnay Friendly Marinade and Rub Recipes

It’s my favorite time of year for firing up the grill at Jordan (and at home). The longer days and warmer temperatures in Sonoma County often call… Continue Reading

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What’s New in Healdsburg Restaurants, Hotels, Wine & Food 2021

Before the pandemic, the local newspaper in the quaint town of Healdsburg could have hired a full-time news reporter just to cover the openings of every restaurant,… Continue Reading

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Wines with Low Alcohol in Napa and Sonoma: The 2021 Winery Map

California wine country has its share of Sonoma and Napa winery maps. Each is organized by geographic region, offering tourists a convenient, vinous travel guide to Napa… Continue Reading

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Best Fuels for BBQ and Grilling

Flames cook our food, but it’s the fuel that brings the most flavor. In this article, I explore the best fuels for BBQ and grilling—from both natural… Continue Reading