Lighthouse Picnic

After The Pescadero Flowery, we walked next door to the Arcangeli Grocery Co / Norm’s market which is their country store.

It’s less like a country store and more like a gourmet food market.

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They have ‘to die for’ artichoke garlic bread where huge chunks of artichokes are baked into the soft doughy bread.  A batch was just coming hot out the oven as we arrived.

We munched a bit and then decided to head down the coast in search of a picnic spot.

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We spotted a lighthouse in the distance and decided to go there.

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It was beautiful and serene .

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However, it was crazy crazy windy and COLD!

I had to put on my winter coat just to get out of the car and explore.

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We walked around a bit and then decided to head back inland since it had been plenty warm.  We parked up the road a bit (you can see the lighthouse in the distance).

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We put down our camping chairs and pulled out our feast!

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Artichoke bread, pomegranate wine, and plenty of cheese from this morning and jams and cheese left over from Petaluma yesterday. 🙂 IMG_0494

It was a feast and a beautiful ocean view dinner.

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