Travel Must Haves

Travel Must Haves

I'm pretty much done traveling for the summer but during my last weekend trip I noticed I’ve added a few new items to my 'Travel Must Have' list. So here’s an updated ‘Travel Must Haves’! Like my latest purchase, this phone tripod and remote to capture family photos! I’m also a huge fan of staying hydrated when traveling [...]

Best Places to Eat in Anchorage and Ketchikan

Best Places to Eat in Anchorage and Ketchikan

Ketchikan Alaskan Fish House - If you are in Ketchikan Alaskan Fish House should definitely be on your list of spots. Seafood is as fresh as it comes. When the server who brought our food we ordered asked how everything was... I said fantastic. Sweet Mermaids - we had the best breakfast here (we actually had breakfast twice)! Their Lox [...]

Alaska: Trip Highlights

Alaska: Trip Highlights

Trip Highlights Beauty of the state-I had high expectations of beautiful landscapes but I was blown away! Amount of water-This goes with the beauty, but living in draught ridden California, it’s simply amazing how much water there is. One of our guides said there were 3 million lakes in the state. Food-If you enjoy fresh [...]

Austin, TX

Over the weekend Delaney and I traveled to Austin, Texas. I had never been there before and it was towards the top of my travel bucket list. We had an amazing time eating, drinking, and exploring our way through the city! It’s such a fun city, full of unique restaurants, bars, boutiques and street art. I [...]

Bay Area Favorites

I just recently realized that it’s been almost three years since I moved back to the Bay Area. I honestly could not imagine living anywhere else at this point and time (that isn’t to say never). The Bay has endless amounts of things to do and places to go. I often get emails from friends saying they are visiting [...]

Winter Wonderland in Tahoe

This thanksgiving I did something a little different...In the past my family would gather at a relatives house. We would prepare the table, prepare the food, play some games, and eat dinner all under one roof. However, this year I escaped and I went on a little road trip with some friends. Where did we [...]

A Family Rafting Trip

Over the summer my cousin and went kind of crazy on Groupon ordering anything that sounded fun to do with the family. Well one of the Groupon's I bought was... A RAFTING TRIP FOR 6! Five cousins and I, from ages 7 to 27, all went white water rafting (level I and II) on the Stanislaus [...]