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It’s Time to Pause…continued – Part 2

 …to reminisce, to indulge more fully than was possible at the time, in the delicious afterglow of so many happy memories of 2017. More than making New Year resolutions, I like to take a look back on the past year to remember, to put in perspective, to fully understand, to appreciate, to reflect…and to be grateful!  I especially like to …


Crimson and Gold 2014…the Photos Just Keep Coming

  the Sagrantino vineyard during Crimson and Gold at Genius Loci Crimson and Golders left us and this raging riot of red and gold a month ago today! The Mighty Ten Nevertheless, there is hardly a day that I don’t receive an email from one or another of this happy group…with photos attached.  They say, “an unforgettable time at Genius …


Crimson and Gold at Genius Loci – November 7-14, 2014

Meet the Mighty Ten Crimson and Golders 2014:  (from the left – Michelle, Dan, Deb, Lynette, Lou, Julie, Mark, David, Jolie and Becky)                celebrating a very special day with prosecco at breakfast            the romance of  ”roasting chestnuts on an open fire…”               …


Jolie Gordon – Photographer

Jolie Gordon – a new member of the Genius Loci family                courtesy of Julie Thomas                                    Jolie Gordon – a new member of the Genius Loci family “Art is the expression or application of human creative skill …


The Last Hurrah

  While the fall magic is still intact, we are slowly but surely inching toward the last hurrah of the riotous and raging fall foliage beauty. How we will miss this magnificent view from every window!     The winterized pool, remembering the gloriously warm summer days of “yesterday”…seems quite forlorn. Soon the vineyards will go the way of our …