A Journey

Santa’s Elves Busy At Work

December 12, 2010

I spent this morning at a new property that we are harvesting, HH Ranch, in the Oakville appelation.  It was a last minute deal that looks like it will yield a first class oil. When all was good at the Ranch, I ran back to Rutherford to check on the troops.  As I walked through [...]

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Bringing Winter into the Stores

December 2, 2010

Normally the olive harvest is over and the holidays begin….not this year…the holidays have begun! I had one day that I could run out to gather vegetation for the stores.   Normally we go out hunting in the forest but this year, we didn’t have time.  I grabbed my good friend and fellow merchandiser, Sue Tipp, [...]

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Check us out in October 2010 Vogue Magazine!

October 1, 2010
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Strong Body….Strong Mind

January 1, 2010

As we approached Firenze, I looked out the window and was immediately taken in by the beauty….the farms…the olive trees…the green lush fields.  The closer we came to landing, the more energized I became.  The wheels and my soul touched the ground in unison.  We were back…and it felt right.  We all quickly disembarked…hopped on [...]

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Looking back….

December 26, 2009

When our plane touched ground in San Francisco, I had feelings of great anticipation.  I was energized and had a plethora of ideas for my company and myself.  I was sure that I had brought life in Italy back with me and was determined to infuse it into all that I did. The plane pulled up [...]

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