California Avocado Festival

If you need plans this weekend, I have the perfect event for you and your family/friends to enjoy. :) The California Avocado Festival is another one of my favorite events to attend in the Tri-County area. It is held the every year during the first weekend in October in Downtown Carpinteria (Santa Barbara County) on [...]

By |2017-10-04T13:38:14+00:00October 4th, 2017|Archive, Events and Festivals, Home|0 Comments

The Bloody Mary Festival

My friend Nicole and I are huge fans of Bloody Mary's, so when we heard there was a Bloody Mary Festival coming to LA, we thought, hey, why not? According to the website, "The Bloody Mary Festival is a celebration of the most beloved brunch cocktail and the largest event of its kind. Our mission is [...]

By |2017-09-23T22:08:04+00:00September 23rd, 2017|Archive, Events and Festivals, Home|0 Comments

Hot Spot: The Brewhouse Santa Barbara

This evening, my friend Melissa and I stopped by our favorite place for food and drinks, The Brewhouse Santa Barbara! Melissa introduced me to this restaurant/brewery a few years ago and I have been hooked ever since. It is a great place for Happy Hour, lunch or dinner and is very popular among Santa Barbara [...]

By |2017-09-14T22:08:05+00:00September 14th, 2017|Archive, Home, Hot Spots|0 Comments

Skyspace and Skyslide Adventure at US Bank Tower

So my Labor Day Weekend did not go 100% according to plan, but I made the best of it! On Sunday, I was going to go explore some different cultural experiences in Downtown LA that I have been wanting to do for a few years, but because of the massive heat wave the SoCal region [...]

By |2017-09-04T17:44:31+00:00September 3rd, 2017|Archive, Home, Hot Spots|0 Comments

Fall 2017 Fashion Trends I Love and Loathe

Can you believe August is here already? That means it's time to start shopping for fall clothes! I am actually more of a fall/winter color girl based on my fair skin tone, eye color and dark hair, plus I enjoy colder weather a bit more than hot, summer weather in SoCal! In SoCal, the lowest [...]

By |2017-08-14T21:53:06+00:00August 14th, 2017|Archive, Fashion, Home|0 Comments

Top 10 Things I Learned From Living in SoCal

I celebrated my 7 year anniversary in SoCal yesterday, can you believe it? Time really does fly by! I have had so many amazing experiences, lessons learned and memories that have been made. I decided to "celebrate" by sharing the top things I have learned about living in SoCal: 1. Traffic is a bitch. It [...]

By |2017-08-09T20:21:41+00:00August 9th, 2017|Archive, California Dreamin', Home, Survival Tips|0 Comments

Celebrate Santa Barbara’s Old Spanish Days – Fiesta!

I love attending various annual events around the SoCal region, so I decided to add a new section on my blog called "Events and Festivals!" So there are three events that I always look forward to on Santa Barbara County, but the one I am focusing on today and my favorite that always happens the [...]

By |2017-07-31T22:20:57+00:00July 31st, 2017|Archive, Events and Festivals, Home|0 Comments

Win a Gift Certificate to Revolve.com!

I thought I'd do a giveaway to one of my favorite online women's fashion retailers based in LA (and in my opinion, the best online retailer), Revolve.com! Revolve was started in 2003 by 2 gentlemen and has more than 600 employees. They have hundreds of the top designer brands from all over the world for [...]

By |2017-07-30T22:36:42+00:00July 23rd, 2017|Archive, Fashion, Home, Reviews and Giveaways|0 Comments

Hot Spot: Happy Hour at EMC Seafood & Raw Bar

Earlier in the week, my friend Ana and I decided to hit up EMC Seafood & Raw Bar for Happy Hour in Oxnard. As you know, I am a huge fan of oysters and I was dying to try this place out. The establishment opened in my city in April and is known for their oysters, [...]

By |2017-07-15T20:30:38+00:00July 15th, 2017|Archive, Home, Hot Spots|0 Comments

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+00:00July 9th, 2017|Archive, Home, Travel|0 Comments