The Francis House is re-opening its doors!

Mud City Weekender, August 2018 By Eden Umble – Special to the Mud City Weekender Welcome back, dame Francis A mystery. A grande dame of a house. An architectural unicorn. A small town hospital. An eyesore. The Francis House has been all of these.   This month, the 1886 National Register of Historic Places landmark…

A Google Find

My habit of doing a Google search on The Francis House “fished” out something new. Thank you Esther J Williams for painting The Francis House. We hope to meet you one day and show you how the property has been transformed.  

Fourth of July

Model Bakery makes any day start the way it should. Inspired and fed.   Calistoga is such a small community. I love bumping into neighbors who are now friends.   And meeting up with relatives who flew all the way from Hong Kong to see our progress.   And of course, Richard makes everything wacky…