Black Star Canyon Falls: One of Southern California’s Best & Most Elusive Waterfall

Located in the hills of Orange County, Black Star Canyon Falls is one of Southern California’s most beautiful waterfalls. The problem with it is that it only flows after a lot of rain, since the area that it drains is relatively small. This makes it an elusive waterfall to see, and one that hasn’t been […]

Discovery Cube and Kids Museum in Orange County

If you are exploring Orange County with kids, then you really need to make sure the Discovery Museum is on your list. This playground of over 100 interactive exhibits can easily keep a small family busy for an entire day. Some of the standouts are the large full-scale dinosaur you can walk through and the […]

Dana Point Harbor Waterfall: One of SoCal’s Most Spectacular Seasonal Waterfalls

Over the past four years, California has been in a drought, and the waterfalls that are prevalent in Southern California have become nothing more than a trickle. 2017 changed this though with a ton of rain that lead to strong flows from some of the most elusive waterfalls, like this one in Dana Point Harbor. […]

Medieval Times: Dinner & Jousting for the Whole Family in Buena Park

Medieval Times is a dinner theater in Buena Park that features a nightly show where there is jousting, fighting, horse tricks and even a falcon that makes an appearance. It is one of those places I went to a couple of times growing up but didn’t think I would enjoy when I was an adult. […]

Sidecar Doughnuts & Coffee in Orange County

Sidecar Doughnuts and Coffee has become a staple for the Orange County doughnut scene and one of my personal favorite spots for the culinary adventure that is eating a good donut. Located only a 10 minute drive from the beach, Sidecar is a place you are pretty much guaranteed to wait in line at when you […]

Biking from Huntington Beach Pier to Newport Beach Pier

If you are into road biking, there are so many fantastic trails in southern California. Everything from the Santa Ana River Trail to just biking around Joshua Tree National Park is available to you. One of the best things about Southern California though is the amazing beach trails that you can bike, I especially like the […]

PokiNometry: Create Your Own Poke Bowl in Anaheim

I am a huge fan of poke bowls, as they combine all of the best parts of a sushi roll, minus the seaweed, in a big bowl for you to eat. When I heard about PokiNometry, which takes that a step further by letting you actually create your own bowl, much like the way you […]

Pie Dog in Fullerton: Home of the Hot Cheetos Burger

From the moment I saw this glorious mac and cheese / hot cheetos burger online I knew it was something I had to try. Luckily it was at a spot called Pie Dog that was located in Fullerton, just 45 minutes from me, so one week later I was sitting down in their restaurant with […]

Winter Fest at the Orange County Fair & Events Center

Winter Fest, at the OC Fair Grounds, is Orange Counties entry into the crowded but always fun Christmas activity scene. I for one am a huge fan of Christmas and all of the unique events it brings, so I try my best to go to every place near me that celebrates it and gets into the […]

Irvine Regional Park: Lakes, A Zoo & Train Rides

If you are looking for a fun spot to explore with the whole family in Irvine then you can do worse than the regional park. With a few lakes, paddle boats, a train you can ride and a zoo you can visit, there is something that each kid will enjoy. I went to the park with […]