This was our day to celebrate our 17th Anniversary away, and we reserved it to do absolutely nothing but hangout at the beach and eat. Boy, was this a big day. hahaha This is our last full day in California. We departed the 12th day. Day 11! We started off by waking up as early as … More San Diego Days 11 and 12
I LOVED THIS DAY SO MUCH!! Day 10! It was another day of leaving our hotel in bathing suits because we had a big day lined up. First, we hit up the Donut Bar for breakfast. We read online that this was the place to get unique donuts…and that there is always a line; and yup, … More San Diego Zoo and La Jolla Tide Pools and Caves Day 10
Hello Everyone! This Saturday we celebrated our daughters’ birthdays. The theme this year if you can’t guess from the blog title was…a …. FIESTA! Olé! Every year we throw a themed party, of our kids’ choosing, and we try very hard to make sure it is not just a theme thrown together, but one that … More Let’s Fiesta!!
About five years ago, we had mapped out a whole different California trip than the one we actually took. We planned landing in San Francisco, spending a few days road tripping in a vintage convertible all the way down the coast. Hitting all the major attractions and cities along the ride then stopping in San Diego … More Our First Day in San Diego Day 9
Day 8! Our only real plan was to eat breakfast at Flo’s V8 Cafe in Carsland on this morning. Oh, and getting MAXPASS. Which was a big help getting us on the rides we wanted, or repeating rides! It was another hot day, but not as hot as the day before. Yep, I brought it … More Disney California Adventure Day 8
Sorry for the delay! I have been dealing with a lot at home, and just hadn’t any time to draft this up. Which is why I am using my lunch break to make this magic happen! —— As much as we loved the bustling city and relaxing beach stops of our Southern California trip thus … More Disneyland First Timers! Day 7
Hey Everyone! Day 6! I loved this day so much…the beaches and THE BIG SURPRISE! We drove from Laguna Beach to Anaheim; telling our kids it was “on our way to San Diego”. Don’t you go north to go south? :)~ Well, they had no idea what direction we were going, so it worked for … More Victoria Beach, Crystal Cove Beach and the Big Disneyland Reveal- Day 6
Hey Everyone! Ahh Day 5! We had planned day five as our first full day of doing nothing. No driving. No sightseeing. Just beach bumming all day long and eating! It was my husband’s birthday, and we let him choose the itinerary. We definitely needed to have a beach day together. I woke up the … More Laguna Beach Day 5