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9 restaurants to try right now in Sonoma County

by Heather Irwin for Sonoma Magazine You may be trying to shed a pound or two of winter padding, but get ready to blow your New Year’s resolution at some of our favorite new (and old) restaurant and bar picks. We promise not to tattle. Eggs Benedict at Wishbone in Petaluma. (Chris Hardy) WISHBONE Whether sourcing from their own cattle […]

Creative couple transforms Sebastopol ranch house into work of art

by Carole Kelleher for Sonoma Magazine, photography by Rebecca Chotkowski. A creative couple turns an ordinary ranch-style house into a joyful work of art. Carole Watanabe’s drive-by gallery faces Ragle Road in front of her Sebastopol home. Many travelers on Ragle Road in Sebastopol, Sonoma County have done double takes as an unremarkable, 1963 California ranch-style house has been slowly transformed […]

A Small Home With Big Style in Sonoma

by Carole Kelleher for Sonoma Magazine. A couple comfortably separates work from life in a smaller living space in Sonoma.     Being able to stroll a few blocks to Sonoma’s bustling plaza for dinner, while living alongside a creek on a half-acre that feels rural and remote, is what makes Josh Heiser and Steve Burns love their country-with-urban-benefits lifestyle. Their […]

6 Sonoma Restaurants to Try Right Now

by Heather Irwin for Sonoma Magazine With friends and family gathering during the holiday season, it’s an ideal time to try new and reinvented restaurants. These Sonoma spots serve up temptations that run the gamut from haute cuisine to hearty burgers.   Baked oysters (choice of classic chipotle BBQ, salsa verde, tasso herb) served with lemon and grilled baguette at the […]