40 Vines

When you can’t go to France, you go to the next best option which is Napa and that’s exactly where I spent my birthday a couple of weeks ago. Being that I’ve never indulged myself in the entire Napa Valley experience, I decided to book a room at the North Block hotel, a quaint and…

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Recharged

I don’t even know where to begin with this but, I will say that I can’t believe it has been one year since shelter in place took place in the Bay Area!  Never would I ever believe I would be convinied to my apartment for an extended period of time (I lost count after 76…

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Che Fico

Because dining in has replaced dining out and this is a gem of a resturant so, I decided why not highlight it…over a year later!  I’ve only been to Che Fico once and I’ve always wanted to return because the food is amazing and definitely worth the months in advance reservation one used to have…

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#FBF Huntington Library

“Because sometimes doing absolutely nothing is the best thing to do to allow the soul to rest” Today, I am flashing back to my blissful Los Angeles days.  Days of exploring a city I’ve lived and spent time in yet never fully explored.  I am also flashing back because I need a break from my…

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A Change Of Scenery

I have had so so many thoughts since Covid-19, since being sheltered in place aka quarantine to some and most recently, the way the US is handling or lack of better terms, Covid-19!  I really want to express my thoughts on this platform the best way possible but the fact of the matter is, I’m…

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I JUST MISS

It’s been 16 days since I have been home due to Shelter In Place and I know there have been plenty of other countries that have had to endure this for much longer than I, but it still doesn’t make it any easier to deal with.  Some days are spent with me walking from wall…

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The Way I See It

Originally I had plans to write a post about reconnecting to a city I once loved but now I’m realizing we are going to all have to learn how to reconnect; whether it be in our social space, our work space, our partners, the things that bring us the upmost joy: travel, dining out, concerts…

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2020 Vision

Goodness, it’s been a while since I posted anything but since I am back, can we just enjoy these snowfall pics from Joshua Tree I was able to take in this past Monday.  I have been to Joshua Tree several times now but, this was the first time I experienced snow here…hell, snow in California…

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