Fridays Fabulous Five

Friday’s Fabulous Five~Volume 9

One~long month. July was an incredible month for us. We squeezed in 2 trips to the beach, the first one was for 5 days and we stayed at this incredible place in Mendocino. You can read all about that trip HERE. The 2nd was just a day trip to our favorite beach. Stinson beach is… Continue reading Friday’s Fabulous Five~Volume 9

Getaways, Yosemite

Yosemite~A Nature Lover’s Paradise 🐻

No Reservations~ Camping Yosemite in July Last week when Frank and I decided to go to Yosemite on a whim, these were the responses we received. My kids~"Your camping?" Our friends~ "Do you have reservations?" Well, yes we camped and no reservations. This is the exact details of the good, bad, and the ugly. Kona… Continue reading Yosemite~A Nature Lover’s Paradise 🐻

Fridays Fabulous Five

Fridays Fabulous Five~Volume 7

One~ birthday can last for days.  Frank had a milestone birthday this week.  It was close to the 40 one.  Haha..  We tend to roll right form 4th of July celebration into his birthday.  This year I really wanted to do something super special for him.  After a morning scavenger hunt to find me, he… Continue reading Fridays Fabulous Five~Volume 7


Repris~Moon Mountain’s Luxury Wine’s

Such a great visit we had yesterday at Repris.  Since Frank is off for the month, we have decided to get out and enjoy more of the things that are talked about and put off.  Almost five years ago to the day we visited Repris. Bree, our daughter, set up our last visit for his… Continue reading Repris~Moon Mountain’s Luxury Wine’s


Fridays Fabulous Five ~ Volume 2

      One hammock is all you need for a good relaxing moment. This picture came up in my Facebook memories this week. It was this private beach Frank and I used to visit in Kona often. We called it turtle 🐢 beach. Many evenings we would pack some snacks and watch the sunset… Continue reading Fridays Fabulous Five ~ Volume 2


An Old Fashioned 4th of July- 2019

Every one dreams of that "home town" celebration when you think of the 4th of July. The entire town in the local parade, the candy and swag that gets thrown out to the crowd, the horses, the firemen and the old cars. Sonoma has it all.  I mean they have beyond the normal parade.  Perhaps… Continue reading An Old Fashioned 4th of July- 2019