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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A Weekend Getaway to Joshua Tree

It was 3:30 am when the wheels of our rented compact car turned left into the dirt path of the driveway. Five-hundred miles south of San Francisco and according to Google Maps, we finally made it to Joshua Tree in the Mojave Desert. Unaware of our surroundings, as everything around us was the darkest of […]

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An Early Morning Snowshoeing in Lake Tahoe

Although we were only in Lake Tahoe for roughly 48 hours, our trip wouldn’t have been complete with a little snowshoeing. Lucky for us, we met the nicest man when we were picking up our snowshoes who let us in on one of the best kept secret spots in all of Tahoe’s backyard. As soon […]

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