Thomas George Estates – Staying on a Vineyard and a Wine Safari Adventure

Chairs and tables set on a carpet in the vineyard for a picnic

This post is all about our stay on the a vineyard in wine country as well as some adventures along the way including a wine safari!     Last fall,we had the chance to travel out to wine country with some of our closest friends for a fun getaway and to restock our wine cellars!Read more

Exploring Sonoma County Wineries

Three bottles of MacRostie wine and glasses filled with red wine sit on a table in front of the vineyards of MacRostie Vineyards.

We went wine tasting in Sonoma, so follow along with our adventures at some Sonoma County Wineries!         This last fall we went on a wine tour of beautiful Sonoma County! Sonoma County is one of our favorite places to visit (check out or adventures from last year in the Russian RiverRead more

Dishes and Drinks – A Tour with Nebraska Tour Company

Read all about our evening with Discover Omaha Tours!         One of our favorite things to do when we travel to a new city is to find some of the best places to have a cocktail and if we are lucky food to match! Normally we have to travel a long wayRead more

Sonoma’s Sparkling Gem – Visiting Gloria Ferrer Caves and Vineyards!

Hand holding a champange flute filled with Gloria Ferrer Blanc de Noirs Sparkling wine in front of a vista of the Sonoma Valley.

Check out our experience with sparkling wine in Sonoma Valley at Gloria Ferrer wine!           Mornings in the Sonoma Valley can be magical, especially when the surrounding mountains slip into view as the warm sun chases the morning fog away. Add sipping a little fantastic sparkling wine while sitting on aRead more

A Visit to Sonoma’s Spirited Side – Prohibition Spirits

Woman standing at the bar of the Prohibition Spirits Tasting Room in Sonoma, California

Check out our trip to an amazing Sonoma Valley distillery! We also used their Nocino to make a fabulous walnut rum old fashioned cocktail!       When most people think about visiting Sonoma, they envision rolling hills covered in grapevines and beautiful tasting rooms! But, there is a whole other side of Sonoma thatRead more

Earl Grey Manhattan and a Visit to Anchor Distilling

An Earl Grey Manhattan cocktail

 A Tour of Anchor Distilling in San Francisco and a Rye Whiskey cocktail! See our great experience, and creation of an Earl Grey Manhattan!       A lot of folks collect things like a t-shirt or a magnet from the places they travel, but what do we come home with? Bottles of delightful spiritsRead more

A Trip To Wine Country – Visiting the Russian River Valley

The Caves at Thomas George Estates Winery!

More of our trip to California Wine Country – Russian River Valley wineries, Alexander Valley and Dry Creek, along with Napa and Sonoma Valleys! Cheers!           We got to northern California about a week after the fires had broken out and headed up towards our vacation rental near Guerneville, which isRead more

Napa Valley is Open and Needs You!

A toast to great friends at Frog's Leap Winery!
A toast to great friends at Frog's Leap Winery!

Taking a trip to Napa Valley? We have some suggestions for you!           If you have watched the news over the last few weeks, you probably saw some footage of the horrific wildfires that swept through Santa Rosa, California and the nearby Sonoma and Napa Valleys. Don’t worry if you haveRead more

24 Hours in Kansas City – A Foodie Getaway!

The Smoky Cocktail at SOT

Come along with us on our 24 hours visiting Kansas City on our Foodie Getaway!           Whenever we travel and no matter the destination, we always pack one thing, our appetite! We love traveling to places just to discover new places to eat or drink, and usually our plans revolve aboutRead more

Food and Fun – The KC Flavor Festival at Worlds of Fun

KC Flavor Festival - BBQ Wings and Burnt Ends
Chargrilled BBQ chicken wings and KC Style BBQ Burnt Ends along with beer from Kansas City's Cinder Block Brewery!

We spent a day of fun at Worlds of Fun in Kansas City at the KC Flavor Fest!           This past weekend we made the short drive from Omaha down to Kansas City to check out the KC Flavor Festival at Worlds of Fun! The KC Flavor Festival is a newRead more