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an assortment of wildflowers from Jordan Winery property on table with some pressing tools

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

A floral arrangement with ornamental cabbage, smooth hydrangea, orange spray roses and orange flame calla lily.

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

mushroom and pea shoots on a toasted crostini bread

Our Top Five Sophisticated Appetizers

There are times when a special dinner party merits a first course that wows the guests. Whether it’s a classic with extra homemade touches, a decadent dip… Continue Reading

branch centerpiece with chardonnay and cabernet on table

Natural Table Decorations for Outdoor Summer Dinners

Creating a centerpiece is about much more than arranging an assortment of flowers or natural table decorations on the dining table. Instead, I draw inspiration for tablescapes… Continue Reading

chardonnay pouring in wine glass with fireplace in the background

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

Jordan Winery Director of Hospitality Nitsa Knoll clipping off greenery.

Place Card Holder Ideas Using Natural Elements

Whether you’re hosting an intimate wedding reception, a small indoor gathering, or an outdoor barbecue on picnic tables, place setting name cards can elevate any occasion. Just… Continue Reading

collage of thanksgiving dinner table with oysters stuffing and pumpkin dessert

Creative Thanksgiving Ideas for a Wine Country Dinner Table

As this strange and unsettling year finally draws toward its welcomed close, I think we all share a deeper appreciation for cherished relationships with friends and family.… Continue Reading