Carmel & REFUGE – the Hydro Thermal Cycle Experience

A few weekends ago Brad and I took a trip to Carmel by the Sea. What an incredible place! It has officially become one of my favorite places with its beautiful beaches, incredible food that would turn anyone into a glutton, delicious wine, and one of the most dog friendly towns I’ve ever been to. […]

A British Naval Wedding in Cambria’s Secret Garden

Tucked into the pines of the central coast is a small town called Cambria. Located just south of Hearst Castle on the 1… or as non-California’s might say, Highway 1, is a lover’s getaway. You can relax on the beaches then peruse the antique shops and art galleries. Afterwards, indulge in fine wines and seafood then […]

LOVR Reunion at Ice House

LOVR. What can I say about this joyous establishment, hostel, support group, my college home? I have met and lived with the best friends anyone could ever have at this place. There was never a question that we spent too much time together. We worked together, ate together, partied together, and even shared the same […]

Roma, Italy – When In Rome!

The hottest train ride I’ve ever taken was from Florence to Rome. With 90+ degree heat and 80+% humidity, the ride down was a sauna. When we arrived at Roma Termini (the main train station) we needed to find a Wifi spot because we still hadn’t figured out where we were staying. Yes, my cousins […]