Paris is never a bad idea!

These pictures are long overdue.  I hope to follow up with a full blog post of all we did, including some of the great restaurants and stores we checked out.  For now, enjoy… Continue reading

I work out.

Back in June, when I was still living in San Diego, my friend Kim and I decided we would pick a fun destination and meet there to do another half marathon.  We ran all the time in… Continue reading

A Bittersweet Goodbye

San Diego has been an amazing experience. One that we will never forget and will always hold very close to our hearts. It’s where we spent the first two years of our married… Continue reading

If You’re Going to San Francisco

The past few times we flew into San Francisco, we were just passing through to go to Sonoma or Napa Valley.  This time, we were here to stay and enjoy the weekend in… Continue reading

Fast Cars and Family

Another weekend taking the 5 North, we left early Friday afternoon to spend time with friends and family up the coast.  My cousins had been vacationing in Huntington Beach for a week to celebrate… Continue reading

Wine and Jazz

One thing I adore about living in San Diego, is the variety of things we’re able to do living here.  Hiking, skiing, wine tasting, beach going!  The opportunities, it seems, are endless.  And… Continue reading

Cartoons and German Pancakes

Back up to Santa Barbara for a fun filled family weekend, we hopped on “The Five” Friday at Noon just hoping to make it as far as possible before we hit traffic.  It… Continue reading

Overindulgence in Vegas

A few weeks back, I mentioned here that James and I met up with some of his friends and decided to plan for a weekend in Vegas.   And we so we went.  This… Continue reading

Unplanned

“Sometimes the best things are unplanned” James always says this and I always make fun of him.  I especially love to say it back when either:  a) it really is the case, and… Continue reading

Tourist in my Town

This past weekend, James and I decided to explore our area.  There are great towns nearby that we have yet to play in and there are old favorites that it has been far… Continue reading

Santa Monica

It took me about 4 hours to get there. I think it should have only taken two. But I eventually got there, to where my husband was and we had a great weekend!… Continue reading

Swimsuits in January

This weekend we didn’t go anywhere.  It was fantastic!!  We stayed in town, relaxed and enjoyed this truly amazing city that we feel so fortunate to live in.  On Friday, after running around… Continue reading

Skiing Tahoe

James and I went to North Lake Tahoe for a quick fun weekend getaway!  We flew Southwest Airlines into Sacramento, rented a car and took the 2 hour trek to our final destination.… Continue reading

Road Trip in the South

We took advantage of our time in the south and were fortunate to get around and see some friends!  After Christmas, we packed the car and took a road trip up to Raleigh,… Continue reading

Home for the Holidays

Lights, Caroling, Christmas Movies, Baking Cookies, the Smell of Cinnamon, Decorations, The Nutcracker, Wrapping Presents, Cranberries, Egg Nog, The TREE, Cold Weather and Scarves!!  We LOVE everything about Christmas.  EVERYTHING!  In San Diego,… Continue reading