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The Best Things to Do in Napa Valley in the Winter

It’s no secret that I love traveling to popular destinations in the off-season. There are a lot of pros that come along with it: lower hotel rates, cheaper airfare, and fewer crowds. Sure, you might have to deal with less than ideal weather at times, but I like being able…

Tried and Tasted: 5 Best California Wines You Should Try Too

As much as I love my Virginia wine and miss the low-key wineries in my home state, I’m having a blast exploring the wine regions of California. Most of my weekend trips this summer were to wineries in Southern California and the Central Coast, and I’m hoping to squeeze a…

The Wine Lover’s Guide to Sonoma’s Dry Creek Valley

Last fall, I got the opportunity to visit the Dry Creek Valley in Sonoma not once, but twice, and I can safely say that it is heaven on earth. The views, the wine, the food…I was blown away! I plan on returning this year because I’ve only scratched the surface.…