California Lifestyle, Travel & Review Blog

Minted Christmas Card {Review}


A couple weeks ago I was given the chance to offer my readers a $100 gift code to Minted for their holiday cards, as well as a set for myself! The giveaway was a hit -- and for good reason-- Minted makes the most beautiful cards! My cards came out amazing and I wanted to share with you all the results! Picking the cards out at was easy, quick and with the helpful eye of a designer … [Read more...]

Sexy Hair’s New Smooth Sexy Hair– Perfect for Winter Fly-Away’s! {Review}


Winter is upon us, and with the season comes cold, dry weather that wreaks havoc on our poor hair... don't fret ladies, Sexy Hair is here to save us! Sexy Hair's new "Smooth Sexy Hair" makes our downtrodden hair more glossy, manageable, and nourished with overall improved smoothing! The Smooth Sexy Hair line is recommended for all hair types, but works especially well with frizzy, thick, or … [Read more...]

Hofsas House Hotel in Carmel-by-the-Sea: A Gem Away from Home {Central California Travel}

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Nestled in the beautiful, quaint community of Carmel-by-the-Sea is the Hofsas House Hotel. The Hofsas House Hotel is a 38 room, family owned inn overlooking the pines and ocean of Carmel-by-the-Sea.     My husband and I had the privilege to stay two nights at the Hofsas House and we were beyond happy with our stay! From the moment we stepped into our room and looked … [Read more...]

Oh Darling Paper {Review}


So many times when a couple gets engaged they are bombarded with congratulatory expressions of love from family and friends, then the very next set of questions are timelines of when they will get married, where,, what style of wedding dress, how many will be at the wedding, save the date announcements, who pays for what, invitations .... The list goes on. But lucky for you, my lovely readers, … [Read more...]

Hyatt Regency La Jolla {Review}


Last weekend my husband and I had the opportunity to stay at the local Hyatt Regency La Jolla. They just completed a $12 million dollar renovation-- and we were so impressed with the service, locale, and convenience of this hotel! It's the perfect stay for couples looking for that stay-cation away or a business man or woman on the go! Our room was located on the executive … [Read more...]