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Ziplines at Pacific Crest: Southern California’s Premier Zipline Tour

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Ziplines at Pacific Crest. All opinions are 100% mine. When you think of ziplining over the trees, you often … [Read More...]


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Crystal Cove State Park: El Moro Loop Trail

Crystal Cove State Park is a beautiful area in Laguna Beach that includes 3 miles of coastline and dozens of miles of hiking trails. I set out to explore the most … [Read More...]

Recent Trips

18 Things to do in Hollywood

Hollywood, CA is a huge tourist attraction that people come from all over the world to visit, and it can be overwhelming since there is so much to see and do there. I have been exploring Los Angeles and Hollywood for years and put together some places that many first time visitors would want to […]

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Hearst Castle is one of California’s most popular attractions and a place that I always enjoy visiting. I have done the Grand Rooms Tour a few times, and you can read about that here, but on my most recent trip, I decided to try the upstairs tour. Honestly, it was probably even better then the […]

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Mariposa is a historic, gold rush era town built in the mid-1800s that you pass by when you take the El Portal route in Yosemite National Park. I hadn’t spent much time here, but on a recent trip to the park, I took a half day to explore Mariposa and quickly realized how much fun […]

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Yosemite National Park is one of the most amazing places in California. Each season the park changes and shows a different side of itself, with winter being one of my personal favorite times to visit. Here are some of my favorite things to do in the winter in Yosemite and let me know what I […]

Much like the amazing fall season, California shows its colors in the spring with its wildflowers. I was able to see some on my time in the Mojave last month but nothing like what was in Antelope Valley this April. If you hear that there is a super bloom (which only happens every couple of […]

Sabroso Taco, Beer & Music Festival in Orange County

When I first heard about this festival, which combines music and tacos I knew it was going to be something I needed to attend. Add to that the fact that the music was the perfect Merklin Made Of Tin Spring-Powered Mercedes-Benz w25 Vehicle length 25 cmMusical Mechanical Space Ride Vintage Tin Toy Made In USA J. Chein & CompanyOhio Art Mini Mow Tin Mower with SoundPACIFIC PIPING EXPRESS TIN PLATE TRAIN + DRIVER MADE IN JAPAN RAREcollection of bands from when I was in high school (Offspring, Sum 41, Lit, Unwritten Law) and you had the […]

Walker Canyon in Lake Elsinore is the home of the poppy super bloom for 2019 and by now you have no doubt heard all about this amazing event. For those that haven’t, the fields of Lake Elsinore along the popular Walker Canyon Trail are basically covered in orange poppies for as far as the eyeRare - Schuco Micro Racer - Mercedes 190 Sl - Original W.Germany 1958

Snowshoeing to Middle McCloud Falls

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Phantom Falls is a seasonal waterfall in Oroville, California that is incredibly unique in the way the small creek feeds an impressive and tall waterfall. Add to this that Phantom Falls is one of three waterfalls you can see on the hike and you have the recipe for a pretty amazing adventure. Do note that […]

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This post is sponsored by Visit Cambria. All opinions are my own. Cambria is one of my favorite towns on the central coast and one I recommend often when people are looking for a relaxed weekend. While there are lots of great things to do all around Cambria (such as the excellent access to Big […]Tin Toy Ford Compact Fernsteuerung west germany ANNI 60 lunga 26cmTinplate Mercedes Bus. Christmas Bus. Collectors transportation piece. Vintage.Unique Art Tin Windup GI Joe with K9 Pups

Cambria Beach Lodge Hotel Review

This experience was provided free of charge, all opinions are my own. Cambria is an amazing central coast town that I have visited many times and continuously go back to explore more.Vintage 1950's TIN LITHO CHRISTMAS TREE SPINNING TOY Mint w Soldier Toy JAPANVINTAGE CAR TIN TOY LAND SPEED SUNBEAM 1000HP GIVEN NELSON LEE 26 11 27 MAGAZINEVintage Japanese Tin Battery Operated Police Car (Spares or Repair) My favorite area to stay is along Moonstone Beach Drive, which is right across from the beach, and our most recent stay at […]

How to Experience Yosemite National Park’s Firefall

Yosemite National Park’s Firefall is probably the most popular natural phenomenon that happens each year in the park. This “event” usually occurs during the last two weeks of February each year, but it is dependent on the water levels feeding the seasonal Horsetail Falls and having a clear sky soVINTAGE NOS HUNGARY LITHO TIN MECHANICAL TOY MOTORCYCLIST FOREIGN BOXEDVINTAGE SCOOTER BUNNY TIN TOY FABRIC RABBIT 1960'S WIND UP POLAND ORIGINAL KEYVINTAGE TIN TOY BUS SCENICRUISER SIGHTSEEING ATC ASAHI MADE IN JAPAN 1950sVINTAGE TOY RETRO CAR VEHICLE HANDMADE TIN METAL PORCELAIN LARGE AND HEAVY that the sun can reflect […]