Tag: Beaches

8 of the Best Beaches in Laguna Beach

8 of the Best Beaches in Laguna Beach

Laguna is my favorite beach city in all of Southern California, and the first place I fell in love with when I moved to Orange County. Once you see my list of the best beaches in Laguna Beach, you will understand why I love it…

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…

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, or even for free. I love spending the day in Laguna Beach whenever I have the chance, and if you’ve ever been…

The Perfect Southern California Vacation

The Perfect Southern California Vacation

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

Southern California Bucket List

I created this Southern California Bucket List 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 do,…

How to Plan a Trip to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

How to Plan a Trip to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

Puerto Vallarta is an extra special place for me. It’s not just a place I would vacation…it’s actually so much more than that. Puerto Vallarta is the place where I met my husband, who at the time was a 15-year local resident. It is the…

5 of the Best Beaches in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

5 of the Best Beaches in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

I miss my days living in Mexico…being just 5 minutes from the ocean and having access to some of the best beaches in Puerto Vallarta was an absolute dream. I lived in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico for almost 3 years with my husband who was a…

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 Free Things to Do in Laguna Beach, and for good reason…it is one of the most popular sights in Laguna Beach! Laguna Beach was the first beach city I fell in love with when I…

12 Awesome Laguna Beach Activities You Can Do for Free

12 Awesome Laguna Beach Activities You Can Do for Free

I fell in love with Laguna Beach from the moment I arrived in the OC. It’s a cute little town with gorgeous beaches, beautiful parks, tons of cute little boutique stores, and lots and lots of things to do. And a lot of the activities…

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…

5 Things to Expect When You Visit Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

5 Things to Expect When You Visit Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

If you are considering taking a vacation to Mexico for the first time, I recommend you visit Puerto Vallarta. If it’s not already on your list of options, it should be. Puerto Vallarta is one of the most popular, safest, friendliest, beautiful resort cities in…