I spent about 8 weeks in Wyoming during the winter, and I will never be able to stop talking about it. I can not count the amount of times the locals told me, "this is the most snow we have ever had," or "this has been our coldest winter in 20 years." I know, we … Continue reading Frozen Photos- Wyoming Does Not Joke About the Cold.
Sacramento is a city that is both easygoing and full of life. It has a busy downtown area with a great night life, daytime activites to do with the family, tons of events going on, and is surrounded by clusters of different towns that offer many different outdoor recreation activities. 1.) Old Town It is … Continue reading 5 Things to do in Sacramento, California
Lake Tahoe is one of California's most beautiful places to see. To be honest, before heading out to Cali, I had never heard of this magical place. But, after being dragged along... I am in love. A group of us took a two hour road trip up to Lake Tahoe in late September. The first … Continue reading Lake Tahoe Love
I spent the past year driving, and living, all over the western United States. I learned and accomplished a lot during my time there. Most things I learned have to do with what the wild, wild west is really like. From the changing environments of California, that transport you to a new world just by … Continue reading 10 Things to Know About the Wild, Wild West.
Santa Monica is one of my favorite places in California. The beach is beautiful, the town is sunny and clean, the boardwalk is old and rustic, the air is fresh and, best of all, it is the end of the line on Route 66! There is a lot to do here, especially if you are … Continue reading Santa Monica, California
The minds of artists... their ideas... the way they share their stories, can be fascinating, beautiful and sometimes make you wonder... My favorite type of art is any type of paintings. I love portraits, landscapes and of course, murals. Wherever city you venture you can surely find a mural around somewhere. Here are some beautiful … Continue reading Beautiful Murals Around the West Coast
Along the coast of California, not too far from downtown Los Angeles, you will find Venice Beach. One of the many beaches you think of when you think of California. If you manage to find free parking along the many back streets and walk the long distance to the boardwalk, the first thing that will … Continue reading Venice Beach, California
There is no better dessert than ice cream. Perfect for a hot sunny day, or a late night Netflix binge. Sacramento, California is filled with very diverse ice cream shops. From giant cookie sandwiches, classic sundaes and ice cream stuffed doughnuts, you will not be disappointed. Here is my list for the top 10 ice … Continue reading Crazy Ice Cream in Sacramento
On a road trip to Wyoming, we had to stop off in Reno! Known as "the biggest little city in the world," Reno is a small city where you can go to gamble if you are not quite ready for Vegas yet. We only stopped in for twenty minuets or so. If you do not … Continue reading Driving Through Reno
When driving through Idaho, stopping at Boise is a must. How could you not stop at the state's capitol? If you only have a few hours, a "must do" to add to your list is to eat at the Boise Fry Company! Head right there for lunch or dinner and choose from eight different types … Continue reading A Fast Stop in Boise
This past weekend we took a day trip to Coeuer d'Alene, Idaho. Before coming to Idaho, I pictured flat lands and potato farms. However, Idaho is mostly filled with grassy hills, acres of flowers and crops, and blue skies as far as the eye can see. It is also filled with quaint little towns to … Continue reading Sunday in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho
If you are wondering the difference between Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida compared to the one in Hollywood, California, look no further. I have all the answers for you right here. Both parks are great to visit, and have a ton in common. However, due to Orlando having two parks, they most definitely have more … Continue reading Universal Studios: Orlando V.S. Hollywood
Weed, California is infamous for it's name....Weed. People think it is both crazy and hilarious. Though I may not be completely sure what the person who named this town town was thinking...or was on... its a fun place to drive through just to say you have been. We stopped into Weed to get dinner on … Continue reading An Hour in Weed, CA
Fairs and festivals are some of my favorite things to do. Fill it with my favorite flowers and how could I not say yes? The Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival is in Woodburn, OR and takes place from the end of March to early May. It is $5.00 for general admission, including parking. Here you can … Continue reading The Wooden Shoe Tulip Festival
From the words of a great friend and Jackson local..."If we have anything in Jackson, it is food!" If you are going to Jackson you will have tons of great options to choose from. From bagels to game, it just gets better and better. Where to eat....... Breakfast/ Brunch ... Pearl Street Bagels Here you … Continue reading Where to Eat in Jackson Hole, Wyoming