Q. What is your ethnicity?
A. I am of mixed heritage. Mexican/American and White.
Q. Where are you from?
A. Ashland, Oregon.
Q. How did you end up in Sonoma County?
A. I have loved wine country for as long as I can remember and visited often during my 20’s. After my husband and I spent our honeymoon at The Carneros Inn in Napa, we started dreaming about the possibility of relocating. Less than two years later we quit our jobs in LA and moved to Sonoma!
Q. Do you have a profession outside of blogging?
A. Currently I am a full-time mom and part-time real estate student. Before becoming a mom, I spent over a decade working as a licensed esthetician and makeup artist for a cosmetic surgeon and then for Kate Somerville in West Hollywood.
Q. Who takes your blog photos?
A. Either myself or my husband.
Q. What are your hobbies/loves?
A. Fashion, interior design, photography and running.
Q. Do you have a favorite wine?
A. I love a little bit of everything, but my go-to is usually a medium-bodied Pinot Noir.
Q. When is the best time to visit Sonoma and Napa Valley?
A. November (temps have cooled down and all of the vines have turned color), or in late February early March when the valley is covered in bright yellow mustard flowers.