Week Trip to Vancouver

My birthday falls the week of July 4. I decided 3 years ago that I would always take the whole week off and travel every year for my birthday. In 2014 it was New York City, 2015 it was Big Sur/Monterey/Santa Cruz, last year I stayed in town because I went to Ireland and Scotland [...]

By | 2017-07-09T13:46:01+00:00 July 9th, 2017|Archive, Home, Travel|0 Comments

My Journey with Uterine Fibroids

It was January 2016 when I noticed a change. A month prior, I had my regular OBGYN appointment and everything looked fine. I was excited that 2016 was coming and I was looking forward to traveling and exploring new writing options, specifically with launching my blog. A couple weeks into the new year, I started [...]

By | 2017-06-24T09:31:13+00:00 June 23rd, 2017|Archive, Health, Home|0 Comments

Hot Spot: Happy Hour at Larsen’s Grill

After a long work week, this past Friday my friend Ana and I decided to do Happy Hour at Larsen's Grill at The Collection Riverpark in Oxnard. People are literally waiting outside of the restaurant 30 minutes prior to opening at 5 p.m., so I knew this would be a fun place to be at! [...]

By | 2017-06-18T20:12:51+00:00 June 18th, 2017|Archive, Home, Hot Spots|0 Comments

Father’s Day Giveaway: Petersen Automotive Museum Tickets!

With Father's Day coming up, I thought it would be appropriate to do a giveaway with 2 free tickets to the Petersen Automotive Museum in LA! It's a staple in the area and features Hollywood cars, race cars, vintage cars and is a ton of fun! I mean, what guy doesn't like cars? ;) I took my [...]

By | 2017-06-18T19:36:23+00:00 June 7th, 2017|Archive, Home, Reviews and Giveaways|0 Comments

Healthy Food Bloggers I Love

Every week, my goal is to cook something different that is delicious and healthy. After I went through all of Maria Menounos' "The EveryGirl's Guide to Cooking" book, I went to my local bookstore and searched online for even more healthy recipes, but I couldn't find any that I was really interested in. I decided to [...]

By | 2017-08-28T18:26:14+00:00 June 4th, 2017|Archive, Cooking and Baking, Home|0 Comments

Weekend Getaway: Lake Arrowhead and Big Bear Lake

Over the long Memorial Weekend, I decided to head east to Lake Arrowhead and Big Bear Lake in the San Bernardino Mountains. Originally I was going to go to Portland, but with the Memorial Weekend travel prices being so high, I decided to stay local. I am also going somewhere extra special for my birthday [...]

By | 2017-05-30T19:57:27+00:00 May 29th, 2017|Archive, Home, Travel|0 Comments

Reality Check: Be Aware Of Your Surroundings

With all of the terrorist attacks and horrible crime happening in our world, I wanted to share with you guys a couple of incidents that I experienced first hand that were both scary and eye opening. Both incidents happened in the SoCal area within the past 7 years. Fashion Island: December 15, 2012 The first [...]

By | 2017-05-23T10:00:36+00:00 May 22nd, 2017|Archive, Home, Survival Tips|0 Comments

Hot Spot: Cafe Nouveau

I absolutely love going to Cafe Nouveau for breakfast on a weekend, it is seriously one of the best breakfast spots in Ventura! The restaurant is hosted in a 1920s Spanish bungalow and even has an outdoor patio in a Mediterranean setting. It's so gorgeous, it's a must place to dine at! The restaurant does get [...]

By | 2017-05-21T19:58:11+00:00 May 21st, 2017|Archive, Home, Hot Spots|0 Comments

California Strawberry Festival Giveaway!

I am excited to be doing a giveaway with one of my favorite festivals of the year, the California Strawberry Festival! California is known for having the sweetest strawberries in the world and they are grown right here in Oxnard. I can never get enough of these juicy berries and the dishes that are served. [...]

By | 2017-05-18T16:37:15+00:00 May 11th, 2017|Archive, Home, Reviews and Giveaways|0 Comments

Weekend Getaway: Yosemite and Sequoia National Parks

Over the weekend, I finally went to Yosemite National Park and Sequoia National Park. I have been wanting to visit these national parks since I first moved to California. I cannot say enough about how gorgeous the scenery is. Even though I am blogging about how beautiful it is, the pictures do not do it justice, these [...]

By | 2017-05-08T19:16:28+00:00 May 8th, 2017|Archive, California Dreamin', Home, Travel|0 Comments