Fall in Lake Tahoe: Salmon Run & Hope Valley

Guest Post by Nate The beauty of living in the Northern Sierras is that every season offers it own, distinct experience. The seasons here change abruptly, often without notice. This year, winter allowed the snow to linger through the spring until the weather finally suddenly warmed in June. Autumn in the Tahoe area is certainly […]

Lucha Libre Gourmet Taco Shop: Home of the Surfin’ California Burrito

When I was in San Diego a couple weekends ago, I was sitting in the hotel watching Man Vs Food while Amie was getting ready to go out and on comes the Lucha Libre Gourmet Taco Shop in San Diego. It has lucha libre wrestling gear as decorations, a champions table and the Surfin’ California Burrito (which […]

Halloween Light Show House in Riverside, CA

The Halloween light show house in Riverside is one of the best events in the Inland Empire each Halloween. It normally features about 6 songs all perfectly set up to mimic the music they are playing through the speakers. It is the brainchild of Creative Lighting Displays, and if you have not seen it then […]

Occupy LA in Downtown Los Angeles

Guest post by Zac While on a recent trip to LA for some site seeing which I will be writing some other posts about I happened upon downtown Los Angeles, LA City Hall and the Occupy LA movement much like the Occupy Wallstreet that has been getting so much press lately. Per the movement, City […]

Gaslamp District in San Diego at Night

If you spend any time in San Diego there is no doubt you will make your way down to the Gaslamp District at least once during your stay. It is full of shopping, fine dining, sports bars, nightclubs and history and is the true city center, especially at night, of San Diego. A little history on the […]

Live Oak Canyon Pumpkin Patch In Yucaipa

One of Amie’s favorite things to do is take in all that the fall season has to offer. Decorations, pumpkin spice lattes, cornucopias and even pumpkin patches. Because of this we made the trek out to Yucaipia last weekend to go to one of the larger pumpkin patches in the area, the Live Oak Canyon […]

Sunset Cliffs Park in San Diego

If you are reading this and you haven’t been to the Sunset Cliffs in San Diego, stop and go visit them right now. This blog cannot do justice to the beauty and serene qualities of this little patch of coast in San Diego county. It is a must visit if you are down south. Here […]

Oak Glen, California: Apples, Farms, Art and Pie

Guest Post from Amie One of my favorite places to visit since I was a kid is Oak Glen. Sitting on the outskirts of Yucaipa, Oak Glen is home to many apple and berry farms. Fall in Oak Glen is defiantly their prime season. This is when apple season kicks off and the time when  […]

Port of San Diego Statues: Unconditional Surrender & Bob Hope

This is a short post as there is not a lot to write about this area other then that it is worth checking out if you are down in San Diego. There is a couple amazing statues located right next to the USS Midway and they are fun to take pictures of and / or […]

Hiking Cowles Mountain: Tallest Mountain in San Diego City

I know the title makes this seem like some great feat but the mountain is only around 1600 feet. I just hoped to immediately capture your attention with that title that makes the feat seem epic. Anyways, hiking Cowles Mountain in San Diego is a great way to spend a couple hours. The hike provides a nice […]