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A Taste of Portland – Round 2

A Taste of Portland – Round 2

Portland has enough quality fooderies to satisfy even the most well-traveled and cynical food and drink lover out there. You could spend a full week in town and barely scratch the surface. During Round 1, we had a chance to get our feet wet, but […]

A Relaxing 24 Hours in Pittsburgh

A Relaxing 24 Hours in Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh is an underrated city and hidden gem in Western PA! We have done a few short trips there, which usually pertained to a night time activities, and found the city makes for a fantastic day or weekend trip. Breakfast. Pancakes, bacon and eggs at […]

An Afternoon at the SF Exploratorium

An Afternoon at the SF Exploratorium

The San Francisco Exploratorium is a science museum created by Frank Oppenheimer with the goal of teaching the public more about science. It is located at Pier 15 and makes a great day excursion combined with some Pier 39 eats! Let me just state that […]

Walla Walla Wine & Food Weekend

Walla Walla Wine & Food Weekend

Once just known for their sweet onions, Walla Walla is now one of the top 10 wine destinations in the US. Wine makes everything better and we love it. Since we had the opportunity, we wanted to make a trip north, hoping to catch a […]

An Extended Weekend in Palm Springs

An Extended Weekend in Palm Springs

Outside of the hot summers, Palm Springs is one of my ideal long weekend destinations. You will often hear Palm Springs defined by luxury resorts and golf courses, but there is much more. Here are our favorites for hiking, beer, food, and fun outside of […]

A perfect 3 days around Charlottesville, VA

A perfect 3 days around Charlottesville, VA

If you’re in the DC area and looking for a breath of fresh air, Charlottesville, VA is the place to go. Only about a 2-hour drive from Washington, DC, the city is home to UVA, but the area is home to a great National Park, […]

An Express Visit to Joshua Tree National Park

An Express Visit to Joshua Tree National Park

Joshua Tree National Park is located in Southern California, on the eastern side close to Palm Springs. It’s known for its abundance of Joshua Trees, which are actually Yucca plants, where the Mojave and Colorado deserts meet. The desert is a beautiful place and not […]

A Fall Weekend Along the Central Coast

A Fall Weekend Along the Central Coast

The Central Coast of California: Want a great getaway California getaway not named San Francisco, Los Angeles, San Diego or Napa? How about a place for wine, beer, and BBQ?! Look no further than the central California coast. This trip flashed back to the fall […]

A Weekend Exploring the Spokane Area

A Weekend Exploring the Spokane Area

Let’s get this question out of the way first…is Spokane near Seattle? Not really; It’s a 4.5 hour drive and on the other side of the state. Ideally, the best way to get there is to fly into Spokane Int’l Airport (GEG). Spokane is near […]

2 Kenwood Wineries to Add to Your List!

2 Kenwood Wineries to Add to Your List!

What’s better than sipping wine outdoors on a beautiful Saturday? Sipping wine outdoors on a beautiful Saturday before 11am and playing some cornhole, that’s what! Visiting family up in Sonoma County for the weekend, we had plenty of choices for high end watering holes. We […]