Daytrip to Solvang

On our California coast road trip, we made a quick detour to the quaint little town of Solvang. Located off of 101, via CA-246 in central California, this was a quick and easy detour for us to take off of the Pacific Coast Highway on our way from Pismo Beach to Santa Barbara. And we…

Merida or Holbox: Travelling Solo in Mexico with an Infant

Travelling solo in Mexico with a child may feel a bit scary.  So to help us sort things out, we’re super excited to host Anna Von Frances of @fullpoweryoga and her daughter Luna. Here she chats what works and what doesn’t when travelling solo to new places with a little one. Many thanks to her for sharing…

The Best Family Road Trip Survival Guide

Perhaps it was that one trip you took with your kids that helped you decide NEVER to take a family vacation again. Or someone’s bright idea to let your mother ride shotgun; being subjected to a rundown of everything wrong with your life choices is never a good time. Maybe the fact that your teenager…

Making your own glass art at Corning Museum of Glass

Did you know that you can make your own glass art during a trip to the Corning Museum of Glass? I didn’t. I actually didn’t know much about this museum until just last week. G and I recently took a long 4-day weekend to road trip up to western New York, which was an easy…

Day trip to Monterey Bay

Our visit to the central coast of California was part of our recent Pacific Coast Highway trip, but this gorgeous stretch of coastline really deserves to be its own destination. I loved Monterey and while we were only there for about a day and half, I fell in love with the people, the landscapes and…

The Missions of San Antonio

If you are travelling to San Antonio any time soon and want to add some history, culture and balance make sure to take a trip down Mission Road. Accessible from the San Antonio River Walk you’ll be sure to see at least a few of the 5 Spanish Missions of Old San Antonio. Here we…

Visit Asheville North Carolina

We could probably live in Asheville, North Carolina. Nature, boutique shopping, hipster eats, an Oregon-like culture tucked in the foothills of Blue Ridge Parkway without the higher cost of living. Lodging in Asheville, NC We rented an airbnb tree house in West Asheville for a week and were able to walk to the Bee Charmer…

California Vacation Ideas

Whether you’re passing through, staying for 3 days or digging into the California Lifestyle we have vacation tips for your trips all along the California Coast. Grab some Coffee along the California coast 6 Awesome Coffee Shops Plan your California Vacation 7 Days in California Itinerary 3 Days in California Itinerary Tips for your Epic…

Plan a Long Weekend in California

California is a big state. It’s best broken up into bite size pieces. And if you’re planning to take a Cali vacation soon, check out our Travel Planning Tips first. We recently made the many-day excursion Traveling the Pacific Coast Highway, dipped our toes in the waters of Southern California and then headed back north…

Mini Vacation in Charleston South Carolina

Ahhhh Charleston. So much to see and do, so little time. I’ve been curious about Charleston since a friend of mine recently moved there and couldn’t stop talking about wonderful of a city it is. And when he started comparing to it Savannah (which I LOVE), I knew I’d have to make the trip.

Sleeping Bear Dunes Michigan

Having been ranked “Most Beautiful Place in America” on ABC’s Good Morning America, Sleeping Bear Dunes in the lower peninsula of Michigan was something I was determined to see. And it surely did not disappoint.