The [hand]Writing’s On The Wall {Brown & Co. Designs}

As avid DIY-ers, we have been¬†loooving¬†the new emergence of local artisans offering workshops on how to get crafty + creative in their own specialty. One such artisan, Heather Brown from Brown & Co. Designs, has been offering brush lettering workshops that seem to sell out within hours of announcing a new one! Lucky for us,… Continue reading

Fall Bucket List {2017}

You’ve probably groaned at the sight of pumpkin-flavored-everything at Trader Joe’s, girls wearing UGG boots +¬†yoga pants while¬†sipping Pumpkin Spiced lattes, and the emergence of Halloween decor in stores everywhere… but let’s face it — fall is most definitely¬†the best. season. ever. Here are just a few¬†of the things we are looking forward to this¬†fall… Continue reading

Perfect Pumpkin-Picking Patches

Okay, sorry about that ridiculous title — I do love some alliteration…! ūüėČ Fall means all things PUMPKIN (and of course a few other things from our fall bucket list, am i right??). ¬†Sure, it’s cheaper to grab one from outside your favorite grocery store, but going to a pumpkin patch brings around a whole… Continue reading

Five Friday Faves {This Week’s Edition}

1. Solar Eclipse Viewing on Monday, August 21 :: Thanks to our beautiful Santa Monica Mountains Parks Service, there will be 3 locations hosting Solar Eclipse events! Downtown L.A. (L.A. State Historic Park; 1245 N. Spring Street, Los Angeles): Bring out a blanket and enjoy one of L.A.‚Äôs newest parks! Come straight to the park,… Continue reading

3 Must Do’s When Hosting Visitors in the 805

Living in Southern California, you get a LOT of visitors. And living in Southern California, there’s a LOT to see and do. When you¬†have visitors in town, it can¬†be difficult to narrow it all down to just a few “must see” spots. We recently had Luke’s mom and sister in town from Wisconsin, and¬†of course,… Continue reading

Five Friday Faves {This Week’s Edition}

Summer means extra daylight, warm evenings, ros√© ALL day, and some of our favorite things… so, here we go! 1. Tequila + Taco Music Festival [Ventura] :: These are a few of my faaaavorite things… $10 admission [kids 12 and under are free!] gets you in on the fun! There will be tequila tastings [Saturday],… Continue reading