california lifestyle, travel & reviews

Dukes La Jolla {Restaurant Review}

Dukes recently opened it's doors in the heart of La Jolla, California. If you are a visitor to the beautiful town of La Jolla, or perhaps a San Diego resident, you cannot pass up this little slice of "Hula Pie Heaven!" Bring the family, bring the kids- all are welcome at Dukes La Jolla! Dukes, a favorite restaurant among Hawaiian locals and visitors, is named after the famed Duke Paoa … [Read more...]

BO-beau Kitchen + Garden, La Mesa

Have you been to the village of La Mesa lately?! Super cute, eclectic neighborhood with tons of good vibes and fun restaurants! One happens to be BO-beau Kitchen + Garden.    The atmosphere is "bohemian chic meets industrial elegance," but don't let that scare you off! It's a family friendly establishment that is casual, friendly and fun. Just take a look at the cool school … [Read more...]

L’Auberge Sedona- Red Rocks, Amazing Food and the Grand Canyon

My husband and I decided to take a jaunt to Arizona. Being a native Californian, it's crazy that I had never been to Arizona before! For some reason my family never went that direction, so I was excited to travel to a new area I have never been. The drive from San Diego to Sedona took about 7.5 hours. Not too bad, plus there were plenty of views and stops along the way. If you were to fly, the … [Read more...]

First Aid Shot Therapy {Giveaway} #FastRelief

The holidays are times for overindulgence in food, alcohol and so much more! As you are eyeing that glass of champagne tonight, remember to stock up on First Aid Shot Therapy! First Aid Shot Therapy is a line of convenient, FDA-compliant, single-dose liquid medications with you in mind! They help relieve heartburn and hangover pain (they also have a Pain Relief and Cold Relief). They fit … [Read more...]

Get Flawless Skin with #YSLToucheEclat Primer and Blur Perfector! @Influenster

Last week I received a wonderful box from Influenster and Yves Saint Laurent. Opening the box was magical. I don't purchase fancy make up very often, so receiving this box was such the treat! Inside were two products; YSL Touche Eclat Primer and Blur Perfector. I have to say I love the Blur Perfector with it's golden sparkle dust in the gel. PLUS it smells so good when being applied to a fresh … [Read more...]