I was born, raised, and went to college in Southern California to study sociology and communications at UCLA and then decided to move up North for a bit. I've lived in Napa for about 4 years now and I cannot imagine leaving any time soon. At first, the slower pace was a culture shock from the crazy LA life, but now I love being able to walk into a restaurant, a wine bar, or a shop and see happy familiar faces that welcome me and know me by name. Also, there are tons of free parking spots, barely any traffic, and no road rage! Winemakers are my neighbors, vineyards are minutes away, and I live in a restaurant mecca! Plus, SF is only 1 hour away if I ever need some city in my life.
My passions are to travel; I've been to Israel, Mexico, Italy, France, Spain, and all over the US, and I also enjoy meeting people who share the travel bug. One thing I cannot live without is my pup, Charlie. He is a well behaved and adventurous pomeranian that I try to take with me everywhere. He loves to join me when I ride horses, sail, ride motorcycles and bikes, go sledding in snow, swim in lakes and at beaches, go hiking, and pretty much everything outdoors... including wine tasting. We know all the dog friendly wineries.
As a guest, you will be staying with me and my best friend, Gianna, who is a well known hairstylist in Napa. We have amazing chemistry as friends and housemates, which brings a lot of positive energy to our place. We both love to go out and visit our friends working around town, or stay in to watch movies and cook dinner with a bottle of wine and our pups, it depends on our mood. Her mother teaches yoga in a barn on a beautiful vineyard on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays so let us know if you would like to come! We look forward to meeting and hosting you.
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