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Day Trip – Arizona Cactus Garden and Rodin Sculpture Garden in Palo Alto, CA

Day Trip – Arizona Cactus Garden and Rodin Sculpture Garden in Palo Alto, CA

You don’t need to be a student at Stanford University to check out the campus and enjoy its beautiful grounds. This time our visit focuses on the Arizona Cactus Garden and the Rodin Sculpture Garden. There is also a museum but unfortunately, it was closed […]

Daytrip – Apple Picking at Clearview Organic Orchards

Daytrip – Apple Picking at Clearview Organic Orchards

Apple Picking 2020 Autumn is finally here. It happens to be my favorite season because I love the rich colors of fall and the weather is normally perfect — not too hot nor too cold. Although with the recent heat from this week, it’s hard […]

Day Trip – Santa Rosa, Ukiah, and Fort Bragg

Day Trip – Santa Rosa, Ukiah, and Fort Bragg

School starts in about two weeks and we’re all bummed that we couldn’t go on a trip this summer. I didn’t want my daughters to remember their entire summer stuck at home, so I wanted to plan a few day trips before school starts. At […]

U-Pick White Peaches

U-Pick White Peaches

On Sunday, we drove to Brentwood to Airaya U-Pick Farms to pick white peaches. This was our first time picking peaches and also our first time to Airaya U-Pick Farms. We had a wonderful experience. Masks are mandatory but I took it off briefly to […]

SoCal College Tour Fall 2019 – Part II

SoCal College Tour Fall 2019 – Part II

Don’t miss Part I of the college tour where I go over visiting UCLA, USC, and UC Irvine. UCSD UC San Diego is actually in La Jolla, CA. We made our way down to La Jolla for our next college tour. This is our second […]

SoCal College Tour Fall 2019 Part I

SoCal College Tour Fall 2019 Part I

This post is long overdue. After getting back from our trip, I got sick for nearly two weeks. I had a cough that lasted for a month. I’m finally feeling 100%! I thought my cough would never go away! Anyways, here is Part I of […]

U-Pick Apples – Clearview Organic Orchards

U-Pick Apples – Clearview Organic Orchards

A couple of weekends ago, we drove out to Clearview Organic to do some apple picking. It’s such a lovely activity to do with the kids. I’ve been here twice previously. This is by far my favorite apple orchard. Their trees are dwarf trees which […]

Normandy in Berkeley

Normandy in Berkeley

Living in the Bay Area, we are spoiled by all the variety of food offerings. Berkeley is no exception. We’re still discovering new food places as more and more new places pop up. Today, we ate at one of our favorite Thai restaurant, Imm Thai […]

Labor Day in Lake Tahoe

Labor Day in Lake Tahoe

Stateline Fire Lookout We had a wonderful long weekend at Lake Tahoe.  Previously, we had stayed at Incline Village, but this year, we got a cabin rental near King’s Beach.  King’s Beach has a different feel and is a lot more crowded than Incline Village.  […]