Eating in Aruba

Aruba Faro Blanco restaurant

For a spectacular view visit the California lighthouse, at the northern tip of Aruba. It was built in 1914-1916 and named after the steamship California which wrecked nearby in 1891. The lighthouse is open to the public and you can climb to the top for panoramic views. If you want a great Italian dinner, make […]

Aruba -Why My Happy Place?

Aruba beach

Aruba’s license plates have the motto, “One happy island”. In our experience, I would say, 100% accurate. We arrived in Aruba in the early afternoon. The sun was shining, it was 84 degrees, just a few clouds in the sky and a cool (Jamie says warm) breeze blowing. Exit off the airplane, customs/passport control was […]

Wine Preservation

Which Wine Preservation System is the Best? No legs, no nose, and no body- the description of many wines! Sounds scary, right? The wine industry has been held captive by an invention 100+ years old – the good old wine bottle. It is time someone did something new in wine because you cannot trust that […]

Black Friday 2019 – Top 5 Wine Deals

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Jamie’s Winery

Wineries, including Jamie’s winery, have been blending different grape varieties into complex fusions for as long as they have been bottling this delightful, fermented fruit.  But, knowing that there was so much more to be discovered, Jamie and Claire longed for a wine experience unlike any other. We wanted to experience the marriage of a […]