Happy 4th!

I spent July 4th weekend with friends up in Tahoe.  I love Tahoe: winter and summer.  And it feels like two very different places.  For the 4th, Tahoe city puts on fireworks for the occasion. We ended up making our way to the lake and finding a spot right on …

From Tam to Stinson

On a warm day like yesterday, the thing to do is go for a hike!  There’s no shortage of breathtaking hikes in northern California.  We decided to go to Mount Tam and hike down to Stinson Beach.  This way we also get a bit of beach time! This hike is …

Spring is Really Here

A few weeks ago, I’ve started seeing pretty little flowers on trees, the hummingbirds started coming to our balcony, and we sprung forward (so the days are longer!) Spring was definitely loud and clear when I dropped by the LA Arboretum this past weekend on a quick trip to SoCal. I had initially …