Tag: California

2019 Year in Review

2019 Year in Review

I don’t normally write this type of post, but it’s a New Year so why not! I haven’t been in the mood for writing much lately, and the best way for me to get my momentum back is to just write whatever I feel like,…

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…

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…

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. 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…

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…