I always dreamed of being Miss California, of going on to win the Miss USA crown and rocking the most patriotic costume in the Miss Universe Pageant. Growing up where the San Gabriel River ends, this year felt particularly perfect for me, since the event would be held at the San Gabriel Mission Playhouse, and […]Read more
At this point, I’m just trying to make mine.
Call it a recap of this year’s Life Lessons from Lightning In A Bottle & Beyond!
Deep Creek Hot Springs is the perfect little adventure. Just around a 2 hour drive from the Orange County/LA area, this place is great when you want a change of scenery but don’t have a ton of time for a vacation. I went for the first time in September of 2016 & have been […]Read more
As I was planing my trip to Joshua Tree, I wanted to check out what other attractions were in the area. I remembered seeing photos of this strange dome building in the desert, & began stocking Instagram to learn more. Unsure exactly what it was, I soon learned this place was called Integratron & people […]Read more
Living in Southern California, Joshua Tree is one of the closest National Parks to me! I vaguely remember going as a child, but I appreciate it so much more now.Read more
If you have ever read my About page you may remember that one day I want to have a farm! So this place was basically a dream come true! Having never heard or seen anything about the 123 Farm, I had no idea what to expect. But it blew me away, complete with a lavender breeze!Read more
Mirror mirror on the wall who’s the fairest one of all? Well when it comes to the 2017 Desert X installations, id say Mirage by Doug Aitken takes the cake! This place was packed when I went. There were even people filming a video! But I am so glad I made the stop. Despite the crowds […]Read more
This botanical garden is worth a trip! Check out my blog post for more information & get ready to plan a stop here the next time you are in the desert!Read more
See The Circle of Land & Sky before it is gone! All the details & other works by Phillip K Smith III are on the blog!Read more
I hit the slopes with some snow bunnies this past weekend, check out the whole trip!Read more
Check out my trip to Denver & let me know what you think!Read more
This is one of my favorite hikes & I am so excited to share it! Check out my blog post to see why it is so amazing!Read more
Some of my favorite memories come from Roadtrips! Find out why on my blog!Read more
I wrote a blog post all about my first backpacking trip, check it out & let me know what you think!Read more