Hawaii – Day 2 // Arvo, Dole Plantation, & North Shore

Of course we would be on California time. I ended up waking up at 4am. But that also meant that we were able to start the day early! After getting up and ready, we decided to grab breakfast away from the Waikiki strip and picked Arvo. Arvo was a quick 10 minute drive from our … Continue reading Hawaii – Day 2 // Arvo, Dole Plantation, & North Shore


Hawaii – Day 1 // Travel Day.

Two of my good friends got married in Hawaii last week and I was very fortunate to be invited and be able to celebrate this milestone in their life. Sheena and I decided to bring our moms to Hawaii with us as our +1. Day one was our travel day. Unfortunately, it was a complete … Continue reading Hawaii – Day 1 // Travel Day.

Lake Tahoe – King’s Beach | Stateline Lookout Trail

On our second day in Tahoe, we decided to head out to King's Beach for breakfast. We found King's Cafe on the main road, which was basically across the street from King's Beach. they had seating outside, which was dog-friendly, which is the reason why we went. We ordered: Tahoe Queen ($10) - Smoked turkey, … Continue reading Lake Tahoe – King’s Beach | Stateline Lookout Trail


While on our way to Guerneville and hitting some traffic, we decided to stop by Lagunitas to stretch out our legs and grab a beer. Plus, they have a dog-friendly patio so sign us up! The front patio when you first walk in is self-seating so we found a picnic table at the back that … Continue reading Lagunitas.

31st Union.

Happy Hour was long overdue for Penny and I, especially since she left our office and joined "the dark side" (and by dark side is that she left and got a better job haha). We were originally going to meet in Burlingame at 6, but because of lovely Bay Area traffic, I was running extremely … Continue reading 31st Union.

The Press.

My sister and Jeff scheduled a couple of wedding venue tours since they were in town. We had a couple of appointments booked on Friday, and we had some time between our 1st stop and 2nd, so we stopped by The Press in Pleasanton to grab some brunch. The parking lot was a bit full, … Continue reading The Press.

Vegan Agave Lavender.

After running errands the other day, I was craving something sweet. At first, I wanted to get some Philz Coffee (Iced Ecstatic with medium sugar and cream). Then I thought about the Vegan Ice Cream at Nature's Microcreamery and Soul Cafe so we headed to Niles. The weather was a bit chilly, but not cold. A … Continue reading Vegan Agave Lavender.