November 2014

Thanksgiving keeps giving

November 28, 2014

After the girls prepared four turkey dinners we put yet another bird and a breast in the oven to feed another 10 people.  

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Thanksgiving 2014

November 28, 2014

Another occasion to be thankful!  We had three girls from Youth Advocacy Center and Tom Amato arrive at 8:30 to begin preparation of meals for their families.  The girls kitchen skills have come a long way since we began working with them in 2010.  We have watched them grow into young ladies and now talk […]

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Bardessono Team

November 25, 2014

The folks that make arrangements for groups visiting Napa and staying at Bardessono in Yountville came up to see what we offer.  We put them all to work and then let them enjoy the fruits of their labor.

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Lisa and Bryon

November 25, 2014

Lisa and Bryon visited Napa Valley for a quick weekend.  They reside in Chicago and the weather here was way better than what they left behind!

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Houseguests

November 25, 2014

Kent’s brother Garr and his wife Karla came down from Oregon for a great visit!  We played in the kitchen most of the time but travelled to Point Reyes to visit Farmstead Cheese Company and Fork.  What a great spot to visit.  We got the tour of the dairy farm, met the “girls” and were […]

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Weekend Warriors

November 25, 2014

Cassie and Greg traveled from Troy, Michigan to spend 2 days cooking with us.  Troy is very close to the town I grew up in and it was fun to hear how much the area has changed.  Working with dietary issues can be challenging but once we got going on menus it came pretty quickly. […]

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