“Ah, life is a gate, a way, a path to Paradise anyway, why not live for fun and joy and love or some sort of girl by a fireside, why not go to your desire and LAUGH…” We had some visitors in town from DC. We decided to get them away from the city life and reconnect with nature. We took a trip down to the … More McWay Falls
The Grateful Dead reunited for a 50th anniversary Fare The Well tour. Seth and I got lucky and scored tickets to both nights at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California. The core four members were present – Mickey Hart, Bill Kreutzmann, Phil Lesh and Bob Weir; they were joined by Phish guitarist Trey Anastasio, pianist Bruce … More Sunshine Daydream
The coast was calling and we had to go! We woke up super early Saturday morning and traveled down the Pacific Costal Highway 1 – between the winding foggy mountains and the breathtaking Pacific Ocean. If you ever have the chance to take a drive down the PCH – do it! It is absolutely amazing. We … More So Much For The City
Seth and I love to get out and explore during the weekends – and of course give Bayla a chance to be free and roam around. We typically have activities planned in the evening so we like to get easy hikes & sightseeing in the morning. One of the great things about the Bay area, there … More 5 Easy Hikes in the Bay Area
Santa Cruz, California – A picturesque beach town located South on Silicon Valley with a famous Boardwalk, bustling surfer culture and a hip music scene. Seth, Bayla and I took a trip to Santa Cruz! We arrived Friday evening and walked a couple miles along the coast and saw the Boardwalk lights glistening on the ocean water … More Sea Change
Every flower is a soul blossoming in nature – Gerard De Nerval The poppies and cream puffs are in full bloom here in Northern California. We needed something to brighten up our front door. I was wanting to make a wreath – so I started brainstorming. I am inspired by the light, airy with hues … More DIY – Spring Wreath
Life is a whirlwind of sheer fate and coincidence and the winds have taken me from beautiful North Carolina to magical California. There is so much to share about this wonderful place! I recently came across a quote, “California take a lifetime to experience properly, that’s what makes California so great.” Those words spoke so true … More Hello World!