Oak Glen

Oak Glen

Hi friends! Last Saturday a group of local food bloggers got together at a place here in Southern California, just above the city of Yucaipa, called Oak Glen. During the Fall Season in Oak Glen you can pick your own apples, raspberries or pumpkins, press your own cider, and enjoy…

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Valley Fig Growers Road Trip!

Valley Fig Growers Road Trip!

Did you know there are over 1,600 varieties of Figs in the world? That's just one of the fun fig facts I learned while attending the Valley Fig Growers Road Trip last month! It was a true "road trip" as a dozen bloggers from all over the West Coast shared…

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OC Fair 2017 – Behind the Scenes!

OC Fair 2017 – Behind The Scenes!

Hi friends! Summer is in full swing here. Temperatures are creeping into the triple digits. The humidity is doing quite a number on my hair too. I feel like a giant Q-tip when I go outside. Does that happen to anyone else? Man! Hair clips are my best friend right…

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Lester Farms – California Farm Water Tour

Lester Farms – California Farm Water Tour

In the five years I've been a blogger, I never would have imagined the opportunities or the incredible amount of knowledge I would gain as I traveled this path. This past weekend, I was with the California Farm Water Coalition, taking a tour of the Sacramento Valley and the northern…

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Arizona Adventures – The Grand Canyon

Arizona Adventures – The Grand Canyon

Hi friends! Today, I'm sharing a little trip down memory lane. Childhood is a funny thing. The memories you carry with you last forever. Recently, I went camping near the Grand Canyon. The last time I was there was in 1980. When we were in 1980, my thoughts ran along…

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Arizona Blogging Conference Travels

Arizona Blogging Conference Travels

Recently, I went to a blogging conference in Arizona, called Blended. Traveling brings me so much joy. Staying in hotels, flying on airplanes, attending conferences, navigating new cities on my own, learning new things, meeting new people and experiencing places I've never been before, I love it! This conference was…

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San Joaquin Valley Farm Water Tour

San Joaquin Valley Farm Water Tour

July was a crazy month, that's for sure! Fortunately, among the crazy was a weekend of learning and fun. I was able to go on a Farm Tour of the San Joaquin Valley with the California Farm Water Coalition. We spent the weekend touring several different farms and learning a…

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Imperial Valley and Coachella Valley Farm Tour

Imperial Valley And Coachella Valley Farm Tour

Last weekend I had the pleasure of being part of the California Farm Water Coalition Imperial Valley and Coachella Valley Farm Tour. The tour was a way to educate and  create awareness of some the water issues California farmers are currently facing.  Three fabulous fellow bloggers and I set out…

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