I’m headed out on my very FIRST camping trip in over 10+ years.
My biggest issue that leads to major avoidance?
Mosquitos!!! I somehow manage to attract every mosquito in the forest and when I get a bite – the WHOLE area swells up to the size of the marshmallow. The worst bite I ever got was on my ankle, which got so swollen I could barely walk on it.
Do you have any tactics you use to avoid getting bitten?
One of our favourite adventures is the drive along the California coast between San Francisco to Los Angeles. Paul and I flew into SFO and were able to hire a car that we later dropped off in LA at the end of our trip. It’s a great way to get on the ground and make stops whenever you like.
But what should you see? What shouldn’t you miss?
Here are 6 unique stops for your Highway 1 California Road trip from San Francisco to Los Angeles! Continue reading →
Looking for a place to grab an after-work drink in Toronto?
Bar Reyna is a Mediterranean snack and cocktail bar nestled inside an old Victorian townhouse at 158 Cumberland Street. While attending a media dinner, I was thoroughly impressed with everything from the atmosphere, the food and the service.
“Reyna” means Queen in Spanish, which was quite fitting for their opening night on Victoria Day. Continue reading →
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Summer is right around the corner and I’m trying to get my summer beauty routine up to speed with all the fun events I have planned with friends and family over the next couple months. Hello, wedding season!
I’ll be flying a bunch, going glamping and attending a mini family reunion in New York City. I’m definitely trying to make sure I look and feel my best for this summer and beyond. So I’ve put together a list of my 7 Essential Summer Beauty Tips to get you ready for all the warm weather and the activities that go with it! Continue reading →
The weather is finally getting warmer and we’ve been missing the beach.
Paul and I have been exploring the Oregon Coast from our home base here in Portland. We are so lucky because the lovely town of Seaside is a quick little weekend trip away and we stopped in for our very visit earlier this month. Continue reading →