Breaking Out of a Date Night Rut

I don’t have to tell you how great or important date nights are for couples. But, sometimes it gets easy to fall into a date night rut…dinner, Target run, coffee, done. So we decided to change it up this week and we had an amazing night of fun and spontaneity.  The first thing we did…

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Moss Landing

One of our favorite places to kayak is Elkhorn Slough in Moss Landing, CA. The Slough is home to tons of birds, otters, fish, and tons of other wildlife. There is so much to do in Moss Landing you can easily fill up an entire weekend. In this post we will take a dive into…

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Big Sur Day Trip

Do you ever have one of those weeks where you just need to get away and reset? This week we all needed a reset so we decided to head down to the central coast for a day of sun and relaxation. Big Sur is about an hour from our house and it makes for a…

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Our Annual Family Camping Trip

Every year since I have been a part of my husbands family I have gone with them on their annual family camping trip to the Santa Cruz/Monterey KOA. They have been coming to the same place every year on a church camping trip for years and now we have turned it into an extended family…

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Monterey Bay Whale Watching

A couple of weeks ago we decided to beat the heat and head to the coast. Christy and the boys have been wanting to go whale watching. We wanted to wait until the kids were back in school, and a majority of tourists headed back home. I decided to surprise them and head out to…

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