Fall Weekend in Monterey, California

Fall Weekend in Monterey, California

This post is sponsored by Monterey Tides.

Last month I took a trip with my boys to Monterey, California to catch the last of summer’s warm weather. It was a beautiful weekend and Monterey Tides was kind enough to host us for it. I actually stayed at the hotel when I was in high school during Yearbook Camp, so I was curious to see the updates. During our trip we stayed pretty busy and had a blast, so today I’m sharing the details with you.

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48 Hours in San Diego

48 Hours in San Diego - A quick city guide.

My trip was sponsored by Kia.

Though I only spent 48 hours in San Diego earlier this year, Kia made sure that it was so action-packed that I still got a good feel for the city. I stayed in the Gaslamp area but ventured out as well. Today I’m sharing all of the places I experienced during my trip, a few others recommended by friends via instagram, as well as notes about my favorites.

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Minimalism at the Clift Hotel

Clift hotel in San Francisco, California

This post is sponsored by Clift.

I’ve always known of the Clift hotel in San Francisco but since I live so close to the city I rarely have the opportunity to stay the night. Last month I attended a conference in San Francisco with some friends and decided to make it the night that I’d stay at Clift. It’s just down the road from Union Square which is where some of my favorite spots are, so the location is ideal for me.

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Cancelling Our Trip to Turks & Caicos

Turks and Caicos Catamaran Cruise

This month we had a trip planned to one of our favorite places, Turks & Caicos. Unfortunately it had to be cancelled because of the hurricanes and the damage sustained to the islands. On top of our recent move it was a little hard to stomach, but we’re feeling very fortunate that it happened prior to our trip and not during. Today I’m sharing a few tips for what to do in this situation, and an easy way that you can help those affected by hurricanes Irma and Maria.

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