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10 Budget Things to Do in Laguna Beach, California

10 Budget Things to Do in Laguna Beach, California

There are a lot of things to do in Laguna Beach, and a lot of them can be done while on a budget. I love spending the day in Laguna Beach whenever I have the chance, and if you’ve ever been here before you probably…

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…

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…

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. You might find some new ideas! SoCal has a TON of things to see and…

How to Spend a Weekend in Borrego Springs and Anza-Borrego Desert State Park

How to Spend a Weekend in Borrego Springs and Anza-Borrego Desert State Park

The Anza-Borrego Desert State Park is California’s largest state park, so there is a ton to explore. Time is limited if you are a weekend adventurer like me, so we need to plan our adventures carefully to make sure we have a chance to see…

How to Plan a Trip to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

How to Plan a Trip to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

One of my favorite things to do is plan a trip to Puerto Vallarta. I still remember when I was planning my very first trip there. It was a sister trip, and we were heading down to celebrate her graduation and to have a little…

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…

5 of the Best Beaches in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

5 of the Best Beaches in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Want to know where you can find the best beaches in Puerto Vallarta? I lived in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico for almost 3 years and during that time I had the pleasure of spending my free time on some of the best beaches in Puerto Vallarta.…

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…

The Joshua Tree Airstream Experience: Staying at Joshua Tree Acres

The Joshua Tree Airstream Experience: 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…