Laguna Beach & The Montage Hotel

Laguna Beach & The Montage Hotel

My husband and I recently spent the first few days of our anniversary in beautiful San Diego, and concluded our trip in Laguna Beach at the lovely Montage Hotel.  The Montage is definitely a special occasion kind of hotel and the type of resort where you would enjoy celebrating a milestone birthday or big anniversary. […]

San Diego

San Diego

My husband and I recently spent a blissful four days in sunny southern California celebrating our anniversary.  We spent the first two days of our getaway in beautiful San Diego, which I hadn’t been to since our kids were toddlers, and now are teens.  I had only been to the kid-centirc locations in San Diego […]

San Francisco……4th of July fun!

San Francisco……4th of July fun!

Last weekend we spent the 4th of July celebrating in San Francisco with our family and friends. Our July 4th plans tend to vary a bit from year to year depending on what we feel like doing. When our kids were younger we spent many years in Mexico celebrating the 4th soaking up as much sun […]

Palm Springs…..a girls getaway !

Palm Springs…..a girls getaway !

What is it about Palm Springs that makes you want to go back the second you leave? Awww, the weather, that incredibly warm, beautiful weather just makes you want to drink fruity cocktails by the pool all day while handsome pool boys fluff your towels and make sure your umbrellas are situated just right. Relaxing […]

Yountville…..going it alone this time.

Yountville…..going it alone this time.

What do you do when you find yourself with a darling home in Yountville for the night, and all of a sudden your favorite gal pal can’t make it as originally planned?  You might be sad about it for a little bit, but then you put your big girl boots on and decide to have […]