Daytripping with Rick – Sonoma Valley Winery Tour


I love to vacation with my wife’s family.  Apart from being great people, they are world class when it comes to food and drink.  We always have great meals and drink too much, but hey,…

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Day Tripping with Rick – The Sonoma Coast – The Wide Pacific, Seafood, and the Birds


As part of our week in the Russian River wine country, we made a great day trip to the coast.  A nice easy drive to the coast, then a stop in a small hamlet made…

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Day Tripping with Rick – Northern California Wine Country – The Russian River Valley


So.  If you’re married to a great woman, and she hits a milestone birthday, where do you go to celebrate it?  Well, if you’re smart (I am), then the answer is “Anywhere she wants”.  That’s…

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