• LA County Fair

    La County Fair California fun things to do

    There is so much to see and do at the LA County Fair.  From the beautiful gardens to the miniature trains, there is something for everyone.  Two weeks ago we visited the LA County Fair.  First we started out in the farm section to see all of the animals.  The fair has drastically improved the farm /animal section. In the past I remember that horrible farm smell.  Well not anymore!  It was fun to see all of the baby animals, plus my boys loved it.  After we met all of the animals we headed to the garden area. The sheep kept looking at me, they were probably wondering why I…

  • Pismo Beach In August – 5 Fun Things To Do

    Pismo Beach in August 5 Fun Things To Do

    This was our first time going to Pismo Beach in August.  There are so many fun things to do in Pismo Beach.  Today I am sharing 5 fun things to do when visiting Pismo.  Every year we go on a trip to Pismo Beach at the end of December.  This was our first time going to Pismo Beach in August.  There are so many fun things to do in Pismo Beach here are 5 fun things to do when visiting Pismo.  In December (when we normally visit) the weather is always sunny and beautiful with really warm moments throughout the day.  In August it turned out to be very foggy…

  • 8 Fun Activities to do in San Diego with KIDS

    San Diego

    There are so many fun things to do and see in San Diego.  Today I am sharing 8 Fun Activities to do in San Diego with KIDS! We decided to take a quick 2 day vacation to San Diego.  Little did we know that we could fit 8 fun activities into a few days.  Currently we live about 1 hour away from San Diego so for us its a quick ride for a lot to do.  Depending on the day and time there can be a lot of traffic going in and out of San Diego.  We got lucky because there wasn’t a lot of traffic when we drove in.…

  • EXPERIENCES vs. THINGS

    Since deciding to become more minimal we have been putting our time and money into experiences rather than things.  I feel it is very easy to be tempted by a brand new car or the latest phone, but lately I have been making a conscience effort to avoid buying new things and instead trying to get out and do more. An experience stays with you forever and makes you grow as a person in ways that “things” just can’t.  Of course there are times when we have to buy something, but for me I aways think, “man I would rather be spending my money on a vacation having fun somewhere”.…