Orange County

Visiting the Mission San Juan Capistrano

Visiting the Mission San Juan Capistrano

The Mission San Juan Capistrano is an amazing historical gem located in Orange County, California. Even if you are not into history, it is still worth visiting because the Mission is absolutely gorgeous. The story behind it is very interesting too! Before my visit, I Read More

The Best Way to Spend a Day in Crystal Cove State Park

The Best Way to Spend a Day in Crystal Cove State Park

One of my favorite things to do in Orange County is to spend a day in Crystal Cove State Park. Crystal Cove is one of Orange County’s largest park areas, and it stretches from the ocean into the backcountry hills and has a bunch of Read More

10 Things to Do in Laguna Beach, California for Less Than $20

10 Things to Do in Laguna Beach, California for Less Than $20

I love spending the day in Laguna Beach whenever I have the chance, and if you’ve ever been here before you probably understand why this is my favorite beach city in Orange County. Even though it is a smaller town, there are a ton of Read More

Hiking to the Dana Point Sea Cave

Hiking to the Dana Point Sea Cave

I can’t believe I waited so long to go check out the Dana Point Sea Cave. Finally, after 3 years of living in Orange County, I made the trip over to Dana Point to see what these sea caves were all about. I had never Read More

4-Day Southern California Vacation: A College Student’s Experience

4-Day Southern California Vacation: A College Student’s Experience

I had the pleasure of hosting two of my cousins for their Southern California vacation last year. They are both college students, so naturally, they wanted to see all of the cool things to do in SoCal. I took them around to some of my Read More

Southern California Bucket List Challenge

Southern California Bucket List Challenge

I created this Southern California Bucket List Challenge to give you some really cool ideas of things to do, whether you already live in the area or you’re just visiting. SoCal has a TON of things to see and do, and most of them are Read More

Sawdust Art Festival Winter Fantasy in Laguna Beach

Sawdust Art Festival Winter Fantasy in Laguna Beach

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 cars. Like jam-packed, nowhere at all to park. And I always wondered, where in the world Read More

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 Read More

The Ultimate Packing Guide for a Vacation to Southern California

The Ultimate Packing Guide for a Vacation to Southern California

I know you guys hear me talking about Southern California all the time on Facebook and Instagram. I’m always saying how great it is, how perfect the weather is, how gorgeous the beaches are, how much I enjoy hiking here, why I fell in love Read More

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, Read More