San Francisco Lately


Here we are again, another Monday upon us. I hope you had a lovely weekend. Derek was on the east coast for work all last week, so we took these last two days extra slow. There were a lot of snoozes, pancakes, and leisurely walks around the city. It was a good time. While I […]

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A Few Random Weekend Highlights


This weekend sure did feel extra lovely. Maybe it was the warmth from the golden sun shining down on us here around the Bay. Or maybe it was the one-too-many snoozes spent beneath our white duvet cloud? Whatever it was, these last few days were well spent. So before the weekend curtain officially falls and […]

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A Road Trip to the Most Colorful Mountain in California


If you’re a lover of all things color then listen up! What if I told you there is a man-made mountain located in the middle of the desert here in California? Not sure how this relates? Well, what if I said it was the state’s most colorful mountain, quite mostly the country’s, too? Yep, a mound […]

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A Delightful Day Trip to Palm Springs


You know what’s about an hour’s drive of Joshua Tree? Yes, Palm Springs! Ah, this place made my heart sing happy songs. Bright colors. Retro style. And of course home of that awesome cactarium I was telling you about. Not to mention time seems to pass just a tad bit slower here in this part […]

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The Ultimate Place for Cacti Lovers

If your heart starts to flutter as much as mine does when your eyes spot anything cacti related, then keep on scrolling because this post is for you. What is it about these prickly creatures that make our hearts melt so? Someone please tell me. Whether it be a prickly pear, saguaro, echinocactus — the […]

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The Sweetest Airbnb Desert Oasis

I know I confessed my love for the dreamy desert area of Joshua Tree here, but I just couldn’t help but share more on the place we were fortunate enough to call home, even if it was only for two days. This one-roomed studio (with a detached out-house in the back!) was the sweetest, most […]

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