The Cottages of Napa Valley
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... some of the grape growing blocks.
The wedding went well. The ceremony was in the wine cave, which was built underground into the hill like a cellar room.
The brides maids entered the hall dancing to a Sri-Lankan Baila music and the grooms did a Latin number. The El Salvadorians (groom's family) put on a good show of their dancing skills.
... and spent about half an hour resting in the hot spring pool by the spa. Then, we had a mud bath, used the hot springs, and took a cool and refreshing nap for about 20 minutes. It was a fantastic experience, but the mud was extremely hot and we could barely sit inside it at first.
Nice and refreshed, Jonathan and I drove back home in about half the time it took to drive up there. I'm so happy we were able to have a nice weekend of relaxation and exploring. :)
... much everything, chicken carcasses included!
In a large pen behind the shed is the sheep enclosure with 8 sheep, and a small section for a female and male turkey who insist on fluffing themselves up and advancing menacingly towards us at all opportunities. Further up near the house there are a collection of hutches with bunnies, many of which have been popping babies out all over the place in true rabbit style. One of the boys is honing his escape artist ...
... or bobbing to the beat, we seemed to be marching to a different drummer. I guess I am more the Dave Brubeck kind of girl. His sons played the day before in the Brubeck Brothers Quartet otherwise known as BBQ. After a 45 minute intermission, Diana Krall performed. Not sure this was all jazz, but it was VERY enjoyable. She sang songs from ones she heard from her parents’ 78 records. And, we knew some of the lyrics from songs ...
... out she was 28. After seeing this the old barman says to her, "lots of Asian girls are happy to marry older men".
Michelle to the girl: " I think you just got a marriage proposal".
All of us thinking in our heads, "erm yeah in Asia where the only way out of poverty is to marry some rich old dude". Ewwww, and he probably has no idea how sleazy he sounded!