Griffith Park Ghost Train

Last month, I saw this annual and very popular Ghost Train ride at Griffith Park being advertised all over Facebook through the Los Angeles Live Steamers Railroad Museum, so I decided invite my friend Nicole and her husband Fred along for this spooky adventure! The ride is held the first 3 weekends in October and is [...]

By | 2017-10-30T12:29:11+00:00 October 30th, 2017|Archive, Events and Festivals, Home|0 Comments

Why I Travel Alone

Over the past few years, many of you have read about my amazing, adventurous travels. I've seen the greenest of pastures and the tallest of mountains, but many readers, friends and family have noticed one tiny detail: I'm doing it all by myself. "Do you have a mystery boyfriend we don't know about?" "Why do [...]

By | 2017-10-23T22:08:40+00:00 October 23rd, 2017|Archive, Home, Travel|0 Comments

Underwood Family Farms Fall Harvest Festival

Over the weekend, my friend Ana and I attended our first ever Fall Harvest Festival in SoCal at Underwood Family Farms in Moorpark (Ventura County)! This is the 20th year the festival has been held and is considered the ultimate one to visit every fall in the SoCal region. According to the website, Underwood Family [...]

By | 2017-10-24T20:26:42+00:00 October 15th, 2017|Archive, Events and Festivals, Home|0 Comments

The California Earthquake Reality

If you ask anyone in SoCal, they will tell you that we are long overdue for the "Big One" - earthquake, that is. There's not a month that goes by where news outlets aren't reporting something about it, all of which are very informative and helpful to read: LA Times: San Andreas fault 'locked, loaded and [...]

By | 2017-04-23T19:36:22+00:00 April 23rd, 2017|Archive, Home, Survival Tips|0 Comments

Don’t Forget: California DMV Checklist

When it came time to register my out-of-state vehicle and get my new California driver's license, I was beyond prepared. I had to go through the California DMV website a few times to make sure I wasn't missing any steps and boy, I am glad I reviewed it a few times! The California DMV in [...]

By | 2017-02-01T20:41:35+00:00 February 1st, 2017|Archive, Home, Survival Tips|0 Comments

Fairytale Montecito Cottage

I'm going to tell you guys a funny story that happened a couple years ago when I was contemplating moving out of my apartment complex in Ventura County, which is a little over an hour north of LA and where I currently live. I saw this cottage in Montecito (in Santa Barbara County, about 1.5 [...]

By | 2016-12-16T21:11:13+00:00 February 13th, 2016|Archive, California Dreamin', Home|0 Comments

Keep Your Hair Healthy: Coloring and Keratin

We all deserve to splurge on ourselves. For me, it actually isn't clothes...or shoes....or bags. The #1 thing I spend the most money on a year is my hair. You shouldn't just care about the look of your hair, but the health of it as well. Where do I begin...for starters I have dry, frizzy, [...]

By | 2016-12-16T21:11:15+00:00 January 28th, 2016|Archive, Beauty|0 Comments