Stars + Stripes {Independence Day Edition}

Oh, say, can you see how many amazing events are going on in the 805 area (and beyond) this 4th of July?!  Hold onto your stars and stripes — here they come! Fireworks (le duh!) Thousand Oaks/Newbury Park Janss Marketplace and The Oaks parking lots, 9pm Bethany Church on the Hill Westlake Village Westlake Village… Continue reading

Five Friday Faves {This Week’s Edition}

1. Pull your boots on and get ready to cowboy up — Oakheart Country Music Festival is this weekend! This Saturday at Conejo Creek Park in Thousand Oaks, you will get the chance to line dance in your cutoff jean shorts to the likes of Rodney Atkins, Josh Thompson, Chase Bryant, and more.  You can also sign… Continue reading

Best Kept Secret: The Old Place & Cornell Winery {Agoura Hills}

The Old Place is a tiny cabin tucked away in the canyon, which gives it that extra special, quiet mountain charm. You would never guess you were 20 miles from LA! Located off of Kanan and Mulholland, The Old Place is nestled in between Troutdale and Cornell Winery (which I’d say is pretty convenient). As soon as you pull… Continue reading

Everyday’s a breeze at The Goodland {Local Getaway}

As soon as we drove up to The Goodland Hotel located in beautiful Goleta, just miles north of downtown Santa Barbara, we were instantly obsessed. And I mean, instantly. Everything from the font used on their signage, the dreamy airstream trailer and green grass lawn out front, the eclectic boutique decor, vibrant colors all throughout and… Continue reading

Stars + Stripes For Locals {4th of July Events}

Oh, say, can you believe how many places there are to celebrate America’s birthday?!  Not just fireworks, 805-ers — there are concerts, festivals, running events, and more, all in celebration of the ol’ red, white, and blue. Where will you let freedom ring this weekend? Conejo Valley + Surrounding Area: Calabasas: 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular… Continue reading

This Week’s Edition {eat. shop. play. explore.}

Was anyone else’s week completely insane?? I just couldn’t catch a break. But it’s okay now because it’s officially Spring and it’s Friday!! Horrayyyy! Which means, it’s also time for this week’s edition of {eat. shop. play. explore.} We hope you all had a great St. Patrick’s Day and are happy to share a few more ways for you… Continue reading