Shop Party, Santa Rosa’s Indie Craft Fair

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I’m a gift giver.  It’s in my DNA. I love the element of surprise from an unexpected present.  A sense of happiness waves over me when I’ve chosen the perfect gift.  Presents need to be on point.  I set high expectations for myself. From the minute I could make my own,  I was showering family and friends with gifts.  Some might call…

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Sunday Hooky

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Sunday hooky: a day filled with NO plans. Ketan and I play. We start with homemade playdough for some crafty awesomeness. Then we bust out my make-up brushes and get down to artistic business. These are my happiest days, when the smell of pancakes cooking on a buttered griddle fill the air, the house is…

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Northern Sonoma County knows how to party

Food & Wine Affair 2012

Welcome to my real-life Renoir painting; anytime I visit Dry Creek and Alexander Valley in Northern Sonoma County, I feel transported to another place and time. Maybe its the quaint old fashion general stores with the wide oak plank floors, or the endless wineries dotting the valley floor. Whatever it is, it’s beautiful. And I’m so happy to…

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