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How to Spend a Weekend in Borrego Springs

How to Spend a Weekend in Borrego Springs

Borrego Springs is this sleepy little down in San Diego County that is such an awesome place to visit that not many people know about. It even has a massive park area called Anza-Borrego. The Anza-Borrego Desert State Park is California’s largest state park, so…

Sawdust Art Festival Winter Fantasy in Laguna Beach

Sawdust Art Festival Winter Fantasy in Laguna Beach

This post has been updated for the 2019 season of the Sawdust Art Festival: Winter Fantasy. When I first moved to Orange County, it seemed like every single time I drove into Laguna Beach there was this section of road that was just packed with…

How to Find the Laguna Beach Pirate Tower in 3 Simple Steps

How to Find the Laguna Beach Pirate Tower in 3 Simple Steps

The Laguna Beach Pirate Tower is on my list of 12 Free Things to Do in Laguna Beach, and for good reason…it is one of the most popular sights in all of Laguna! Laguna Beach was the first beach I fell in love with when…

Staying at Joshua Tree Acres

Staying at Joshua Tree Acres

Thanks to Instagram, I came across this post once from this girl who was staying in a Joshua Tree Airstream. She made the place look like a dreamy fantasy! I immediately added it to my bucket list. CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE ENTIRE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA…

Packing Guide for a Vacation to Southern California

Packing Guide for a Vacation to Southern California

So, you’re planning a vacation to Southern California, huh? CONGRATS! You are going to LOVE it here! Of course, I’m always talking about Southern California on Facebook and Instagram. I’m always saying how great it is, how perfect the weather is, how gorgeous the beaches…

16 Photos That Will Inspire You to Visit Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park

16 Photos That Will Inspire You to Visit Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park

I love getting outside for a hike or mountain bike ride. One of my favorite spots is Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park, which is right here where I live in Orange County, California. Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park is a popular area for locals who enjoy hiking,…

12 Awesome Laguna Beach Activities You Can Do for Free

12 Awesome Laguna Beach Activities You Can Do for Free

If you didn’t already notice from my Instagram, I absolutely love Laguna Beach! It’s a cute little beach town with gorgeous beaches, unique greenery, tons of cute little boutique stores, and lots of things to do. Laguna Beach became my absolute favorite place when I…

Crystal Cove State Park Hiking Guide: Moro Canyon

Crystal Cove State Park Hiking Guide: Moro Canyon

Crystal Cove State Park Hiking Guide: Moro Canyon This guide will take you through an ocean view hike in Crystal Cove State Park located in Orange County, California. Know before you go: Dogs are not allowed to hike in Crystal Cove. In my opinion, the…

10 Tips for Visiting Joshua Tree National Park

10 Tips for Visiting Joshua Tree National Park

Visiting Joshua Tree National Park is an absolutely amazing experience and should be on everyone’s Southern California Bucket List. The park is located in Southern California, only about 2.5 hours from Los Angeles or Orange County. It’s the perfect place to explore Mother Nature and…

Hiking Red Rock Canyon Trail in Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park

Hiking Red Rock Canyon Trail in Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park

Hiking Red Rock Canyon Trail in Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my full disclosure here. This guide will take you to Red Rock Canyon Trail in Whiting Ranch Wilderness Park, which is located in Orange County, California. Please…

One Day in LA: From Venice Beach to Santa Monica Pier

One Day in LA: From Venice Beach to Santa Monica Pier

Every California girl knows about the best beach cities in Los Angeles right? I’m talking about Venice Beach and Santa Monica, two of my favorite California beaches, and a must-visit for anyone taking a trip to LA. Maybe you’ve walked the boardwalk from Venice Beach…

7 Attractions in Venice Beach You Won’t Want to Miss

7 Attractions in Venice Beach You Won’t Want to Miss

The attractions in Venice Beach seem to be limitless, there is always SOMETHING to see or do here. The Venice Beach Boardwalk is one of those places, and it’s such a funky place that absolutely cannot be missed during a trip to Southern California. That’s…