Our Curriculum Vitae Q&A with the founder of Wonder Valley Alison Carroll. A brand where health is a priority and Olive Oil reigns supreme.
Astrological sign? Aries
Lucky number? 6
Favorite color? Orange
Morning, Noon, or Night? Morning
Breakfast, Lunch, or Dinner? Lunch
Football, Baseball, or Basketball? Hockey
Green Tea, Black Tea, or Herbal Tea? Japanese Green Tea
Sugar, Splenda, or Stevia? Sugar
Red, White, or Rosé? White
Spicy, Salty, or Sweet? Salty
Cashmere, Silk, or Linen? Soup
Cashmere, Silk, or Linen? Linen
Black, White, or Color? Color
Is your closet messy or neat? Somewhere in the middle
What’s your favorite room in your home?
We live between Joshua Tree and Maine; in Maine its the main bedroom with a view of the cove and in Joshua Tree I love our guest room which is small and perfect for reading, yoga, private tv time and has a view of the olive trees and great for quail watching.
What do you collect? A lot of ceramic mugs and cups
Dream dinner guest? Maya Rudolph
Sunday ritual? Sleep in, no work, BIG breakfast
Favorite ﬂower? Daffodil
Favorite scent? Hinoki
Cheat meal? Pasta
Favorite place to escape to when you need a moment of respite? Underwater if I can
Talent you’d like to have?
Alison Carroll Wonder Valley
To be able to sing (this is not a voice made for karaoke)
Quality you want to be remembered by? Kindness
Best thing about where you are from?
Great, dry senses of humor
It’s hard not to be reminiscent of the past, and distracted by the future. How do you strive to live in the moment?
Breathing helps, practicing surrender in the many forms that it takes