Balboa Pavilion

It’s that time of year again. As seconds, minutes, days, hours tick by and Fall quickly approaches, I believe that it is our duty as Californians to soak up as much sun as possible and enjoy the las...

SoCal Corgi Beach Day

This week’s Secret of SoCal is SoCal Corgi Beach Day. Rain or shine, it’s never a bad time to celebrate the Corgi breed! Today was the summer SoCal Corgi Beach Day in Long Beach! If yo...

Manhattan Beach Pier

Manhattan Beach, CA or Manhattan, NY? It’s a pretty simple decision if you ask me! I’d choose rolling hills of beachy estates that flow into the two miles of blue coast. I’d choose the volleybal...

Venice Canal Historic District

Venice Beach has charm that sometimes feels too good to be true. Just ask the tourists photographing the iconic Venice sign off Pacific Ave & Windward Ave…. the street performers and skaters alo...

The High Line

Craving crisp winter air? Craving the vast Manhattan West Side skyline? Craving a blend of turn of the century and modern architecture? Then I know the place for you. The High Line, also know as High ...

Warner Brothers Tour

I feel goosebumps thinking about how Dean broke up with Rory at the Stars Hollow dance marathon. I feel stomach cramps from silent laughter when thinking about how Ross’ petulant bellows (“WE WER...

Griffith Observatory

Paging my inner Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling– there’s nothing I’d rather do than tap dance into the stratosphere at one of my favorite Los Angeles locations (recently featured in La La Land) ...

Lyman Orchards

Who would have thought that a small plot of land purchased in 1741 could turn into a quintessential New England destination? Fast forward 275 years, the Lyman family’s original purchase of 37-acres ...

Saville Dam

Inhale. Exhale. Repeat. It’s hard to explain how a place can be such a large part of a person. What was once constant large waves of California sunshine, became a soft ebb and flow of gloomy, overca...

Plainville Hot Air Balloon Festival

Ok. So you missed the highlight of the summer. But, it wasn’t your fault! Your grandmother had her 80th birthday party. Your best friend had her bachelorette party and you were the maid of honor. O...