Autumn stretches on!

4:44 AM Friday, November 19th, 2010 Dear Friends of Shinn,A bright amber and orange near full moon lit up the sky like a beacon as I rolled over and out of bed this morning. It was setting in the [...]

Panda learns to juggle!

Panda spends a lazy afternoon learning to juggle. Watch the video!

Julia and Barbara at Smithsonian!

5:56 AM Friday, November 12th, 2010 Dear Friends of Shinn, It is perfectly calm this morning, not a sound to be heard from our vineyard world in this pre- dawn hour. The eastern sky has just now [...]

Barbara writes poetic about compost!

Trippy Cabernet Franc!

Here is a great screen saver!

Its getting dark outside!

5:49AM Friday, October 29th, 2010 I have been experiencing a difficult time this season getting used to these dark early morning skies. The sun will not be up for an hour and yet here I am [...]