Travel Destination: Morro Bay, CA

Just a tad bit north of San Luis Obispo, on the California Coast, is the quiet and most beautiful little town of Morro Bay, CA. This small town was recommended to us by a friend on our recent road trip up Highway 1.  Although it was not on our agenda, we made adjustments and made…

Destination: Discovery -Point Arena, CA

We headed down the steep incline.  This was the direction we were given. I was sure we took the correct turn.  He said it will look like you are going to drive off the pier, and he was right.  This is one of those cases where the GPS was not helpful.  We were there, but…

… P.S. Golden Gait was AMAZING!

As a follow up to yesterday’s post, I decided share the first place we stopped when we hit San Francisco: The Golden Gait Bridge It was one of the top highlights of our road trip up Highway 1. I love it when a plan all comes together: We happened upon a fantastic parking location (free!).  We…

Coffee and Memories

Last week we ended our final road trip on Highway 1, at San Francisco, before heading  home.  We enjoyed coffee at a little shop in Union Square.  I shared my memories as we sat and took in the surroundings. Twenty five years ago I took a weekend visit with a good friend.  She shared with…

Island Wise: Book Review …getting my Island Groove on -Part I

I recently discovered a book I purchased in 2007 at Hotel Del Coronado called “Island Wise”.  Lessons in Living from the Islands of the World.  I don’t believe I have read it, and now was the time.  As we recently went through a home remodel (a story for another day), I’ve been trying to pull…