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Happy Monday, lovelies! Hope you all had a great weekend! Ours was great and relaxing; as I mentioned, I took hubby on a surprise weekend getaway and we took a little road trip down to Paso Robles, about 3 1/2 hours south of San Francisco in the warm and sunny central California, a little wine country that is off the beaten path. He had no idea where we were going, so it was a nice surprise. My friend Chelsea gave me the idea to make a brochure so when I picked Pat up from work, I gave him the brochure which gave him all the details of our weekend, it was really fun to surprise him for once!

Here are a few pics from the weekend – we did a wine tasting tour on Saturday where the tour guide drives your car instead of you paying for a town car – genius, I tell you! And we just had our car detailed, so it was perfect. The first “winery” we visited was actually the wine maker’s house, Larry Stanton of Cerro Prieto, (the first picture is his deck with a gorgeous view), and he keeps 5% of his best grapes and sells the other 95% to some of the nicest wineries around, including Justin wines, for their top of the line brands. It was amazing to meet Larry and hear his story, and taste some of the greatest wine we ever had, all in a casual setting in his kitchen! The whole weekend was just perfect and so nice to get away.

The last picture was our view driving back over the bay bridge in to the city at the end of the weekend, I thought it was such a pretty sunset!

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So as it feels like summer, and the official start of summer is only days away, I thought I would do another “Keep Calm” for you, per your request! I made this one in two colors, a pretty coral pink and a green, too. To download them (I sized to 8 1/2 x 11), just click here for the coral, and for the green version, click here. If you need another size or if you have any issues, let me know :)

Happy Monday!

COMMENTS
  • Jenna says on June 20, 2011 Reply

    I love that! Keep Calm and Summer on! Thats my new summer slogan! So fun! Love the pink!

  • Frugalista says on June 20, 2011 Reply

    Such pretty pics!! Hope you two enjoyed your little get away. You can never go wrong with wine tasting.

  • erin * sparkle & hay says on June 20, 2011 Reply

    Yay for mini-breaks! Yay for summer! Yay-Yay-Yay!!! :)

  • Kamie says on June 20, 2011 Reply

    Hope you two enjoyed!!

  • claire says on June 20, 2011 Reply

    gorgeous pics, Jacin!! I’m so happy you two got away and had time together, without any modern day interruptions!

  • Nicole says on June 20, 2011 Reply

    Looks like a great get away! And you are right, that last photo… I love skyline photos!

  • christy says on June 20, 2011 Reply

    So cute! Miss you guys a ton! Great pics!

  • postcards and pretties says on June 20, 2011 Reply

    sounds like the perfect escape!

  • Tanya says on June 20, 2011 Reply

    fun looks like an amazing trip

  • Naomi says on June 20, 2011 Reply

    Glad you had a “perfect” escape. Looks beautiful!

  • Courtney says on June 20, 2011 Reply

    lovely photos! glad to hear you both had a good time. that bay bridge picture is perfection. {ps your headband is so cute}

  • Lena says on June 20, 2011 Reply

    What a GORGEOUS weekend-you two must have had the most wonderful time! And this Keep Calm is so sweet!

  • The Perfect Palette says on June 20, 2011 Reply

    Can I just say that I LOVE THIS SHADE OF PINK. that is all! oh, and your trip looks incredible. xo, chrissy.

  • THANKS FOR SHARING : )

  • christi @ burlap and basil says on June 20, 2011 Reply

    adorable poster but your weekend sounds even better! did you spend the night somewhere? also, what company did you use for the tour guide- i agree, genius.

  • Kassi says on June 20, 2011 Reply

    Beautiful pictures! What a good wifey you are! :)

  • Amanda says on June 20, 2011 Reply

    what fun! I’ve never been tasting that far south! Will def have to check it out at some point :)

  • Ashley {lemon and lavender} says on June 20, 2011 Reply

    Lovely pics!! What a great mini holiday!

  • Ashley says on June 20, 2011 Reply

    Beautiful pictures! The last one is my favorite!

  • Tiffany says on June 20, 2011 Reply

    Gorgeous photos. Glad you and the hubbs had a great weekend!! Sounds amazing. :)

  • Faith says on June 20, 2011 Reply

    looks like such a fabulous and gorgeous weekend!

    keep calm and summer on! that is going to be my motto this summer!! :)

  • Diana says on June 20, 2011 Reply

    I love the photos, so romantic. I love the photo of you, you look beautiful. Love your headband. What a thoughtful idea…it must have been nice to just get away from it all! Glad you had a nice time <3

  • Liesl says on June 20, 2011 Reply

    Looks like a wonderful time…I just love going wine tasting and what a nice weekend it looks like you had for it! Fun download too!

    Liesl :)

  • kristi says on June 21, 2011 Reply

    Sounds like you had a perfect weekend with just the two of you ~ love it! Hope you did too ;-)))) Always fabulous to surprise someone ~ yay for you!!!

    xoxo
    kristi

  • Laura *You Stir Me* says on June 21, 2011 Reply

    hooray! That looks like the perfect getaway and the Mr. looks very relaxed and happy to have you all to himself;) The backdrop in these pics is just gorgeous!

  • Laura @ Saying "I do" says on June 22, 2011 Reply

    thanks for the download!! I love it! Sounds like such an awesome weekend…what a great idea to surprise him!!

  • Mary says on August 7, 2011 Reply

    I love this but it won’t fit any of my 8×10 frames:( I am not great with technology – is there some way You can re-do it to fit a frame that size or even an 5×7? Thanks so much-I lve it in both colors- it reminds me to focus on enjoying the summer with my kids

  • Pandy Remillard says on May 19, 2012 Reply

    Now, how could tell that is my home land.. How I miss the centeral coast.. we are natives living in Arkansas.. Why?????

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