11:15 AM, Monday, February 29, 2016. “I work nights and my wife works days…we have our hands full.” -Winery truck driver Agustin Cendejar with his three two-year old sons Leo, Jullian and Sandro in Calistoga. (I just realized that 2016 has 366 days and not 365…so we will make the adjustment from now through the rest of the year. Sorry for the confusion. -CJM)
5 PM, Sunday, February 28, 2016. Alicia Fernandez in front of her house with her dog, Princess, Calistoga.
4:30 PM, Sunday, February 28, 2016. The chronically happy Mother Tabitha in downtown Calistoga, CA.
11:45 AM, Saturday, February 27, 2016. “I’m passionate about gardens and cooking.” Neighbor Billie Elliott on a warm sunny morning on Cedar Street in Calistoga
11:30 AM, Saturday, February 27, 2016. Humorist Yvonne Henry and her photographer husband, Chick Harrity, in the door of their shared Calistoga backyard office on Cedar Street.
4:45 PM, Friday, February 26, 2016. High school senior Manuel “Manny” Martinez on his way home on a drizzly afternoon after tennis practice in downtown Calistoga
2 PM, Thursday, February 25, 2016. “Daniel and I are both interested in working with youth while changing and uplifting our communities.” -Napa Valley College student athletes Stacie Gatison with Daniel Galarza at Gott’s Diner, Napa, CA.
4:45 PM, Tuesday, February 24, 2016. South Bend, Indiana physicians Jody Wiseman and Kevin Small in Calistoga while on a business/pleasure trip to the Napa Valley.
4 PM, Tuesday, February 23, 2016. “These vintage cases came from a department store in Iowa…all the way to Saint Helena…and all the glass survived.” -Sales Associate Patti Phelps at Penny Weight on Main Street in Saint Helena, CA.
5 PM, Monday, February 22, 2016. “I’ve been told that the trees in my yard are over 200 years old…I have a love/hate relationship with them.” -My neighbor and gardener, Nanci M. Smith, in front of her house in Calistoga.
1:45 PM, Sunday, February 21, 2016. Cashier Tatiana Morales at the Walnut Creek, California Sprouts store.
2 PM, Saturday, February 20, 2016. Personal Trainer Kris Damico in downtown Walnut Creek, CA.
3 PM, Friday, February 19, 2016. Seattle visual communicator, friend and sage, Mark Hoffman, while on a visit to Calistoga, California.
5 PM, Thursday, February 18, 2016. “Some come for the wine while others come to see the rail car.” -Tom Pelter inside his vintage 1866 Central Pacific rail car at the Calistoga Wine Stop inside the Historic Calistoga Railroad Depot on Lincoln Avenue in downtown Calistoga.
3:15 PM, Wednesday, February 17, 2016. “My purpose in life is to write…I write poetry…I’m not published or anything…I write for myself.” -97 year old Frances Elliott in front of the CalMart store in Calistoga.
4:30 PM, Tuesday, February 16, 2016. Napa residents Katie Etie and her boy friend, Eladio Miranda, on a “stay-cation” in Calistoga.
5:15 PM, Monday, February 15, 2016. “I run a hotel and Michael is a film publicist.” -Eden Umble with husband, Michael, on Myrtle Street in Calistoga. “So, Michael, what is your purpose in life?” “To follow your dreams…yes, that’s my purpose.”
10:30 AM, Sunday, February 14, 2016. Veronica Saleh with her Whippet, Andretti, on a morning Valentine’s Day walk in Calistoga.
3:30 PM, Saturday, February 13, 2016. A pre-Valentine’s Day early dinner with Mitzi at Market in Saint Helena, CA. (The jalapeno cornbread is to die for.)
11:15 AM, Saturday, February 13, 2015. Silverado Winery Lab Technician Laura Lugan at the Calistoga Saturday Market.
12:15 PM, Friday, February12, 2016. 18 year old Vallejo resident Hyzel Villatoro inside the Calistoga Roastery. “So, what would you like to do when you grow up?” “…Either a model or own a dispensary.”
5 PM, Thursday, February 11, 2016. “For my hobby, I work on my 100 year old house.” -Semi-retired contractor Steve Hawk in front of his home on Cedar Street, Calistoga, CA.
3 PM, Wednesday, February 10, 2016. “I started this business four years ago and I split my sales with my supplier…my biggest seller is the ice cream sandwich.” -Alberto Reyes Ambrocio, Mobile Food Seller, Calistoga.
3:15 PM, Tuesday, February 9, 2016. “We are celebrating her second cousin’s birthday…even though he lives in Oklahoma.” -Jack Rannells with his 6 year old great granddaughter, Brianna, Calistoga, CA.
10:30 AM, Monday, February 8, 2016. Carlos and Ruben with Pacific Tree Care on the job on School Street in Calistoga, CA.