The Past 5 (Fiery) Days

Richard wasted no time and was in Calistoga by Tuesday afternoon, with a 300 meter no joke firehose. He was determined to be there to save the Francis House in the safest way he could. And I was glued to the live cameras in the property. I took these screenshots showing Richard and how he…

The River Flows Through Us

After a Saturday walk through at the Francis House, Richard and I went to Calistoga Inn for lunch and passed by the Sharpsteen Museum to see the impressive cookie jar collection of a local resident. Richard’s curiosity found us meandering behind the Sharpsteen trying to find an alternate route back to the Francis House and…

Gingko Biloba Tree

The deciduous tree we would like to have at the entrance of the Francis House. Imagine… four of these, in each corner of a “square” and an old style fountain in the center. Wouldn’t that be so welcoming ?