Truth be told, I have never been a huge coffee drinker. I had a completely irrational fear for years of hot drinks because I didn’t want to burn my tongue. This meant I never wanted to drink coffee and I never even tried tea. Thankfully, things have changed and I am slowly falling in love…

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  We were able to camp in a Jucy Campervan for 4 nights recently and had a great experience! A Jucy Campervan is essentially a regular van that has been outfitted into a small, comfortable RV. Having the RV be the size of a regular van made it much easier for Allie to drive, especially…

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  A Review of Aloft Hotels   We have been lucky enough to stay in two different Aloft hotels while travelling, the Aloft El Segundo – LAX and the Aloft San Francisco Airport. Both have been lovely stays that we have thoroughly enjoyed. Aloft is quickly becoming one of my favourite hotel chains!   Aloft…

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  We have spent most of our time in California in Orange County checking out the coastal cities and exploring lots of hidden gems. We have been lucky enough to spend a lot of time in Laguna Beach and we have become completely smitten with this city.   What to do   1000 Steps Beach…

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What to do   La Jolla   We went to La Jolla with a goal: see the sea lions. This mission was easily accomplished. There were sea lions and seals everywhere (Allie wanted to befriend them all). It was so cute to watch them play and sun bathe, but don’t get too close! They are…

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