I hope you all had a wonderful Memorial Day and allowed yourselves to reflect on the sacrifice so many before us and after us make to ensure we live in a free country that stands by the Declaration of Independence and allow us a holiday weekend to officially kick off summer. Desi and I drove … Continue reading Memorial Day Weekend
There is just something I cherish so deeply about Thanksgiving weekend. The kick off to the holiday season, the lazy Friday filled with leftovers and being surrounded by those dear to my heart. This year was the first year I spent away from my familiar family traditions. Desi and I set off to Seattle to … Continue reading Thankful in Seattle
We love Temecula. We love with drive ( minus the traffic). We love the rolling vineyards. We love the quiet. I like the wine. But most of all, we love the Ponte. The Ponte is a mission-style boutique hotel, surrounded by acres of vineyards tucked away in the hillsides. With a motto like theirs, "if … Continue reading Bum Travels // Temecula
This weekend marks an entire month being engaged to the love of my life and I wanted to share with you all the details of our special day. For those of you who don't know, Desi proposed August 3rd on our trip to Maui. Maui has always been like a second home for me, I grew … Continue reading surprise, we’re ENGAGED!
Colorado will always hold a special place in my heart because although Desi and I grew up in California together, it was when he was living in Colorado that we really fell in love. We were lucky enough to get the chance to go back at the end of July to enjoy the places we … Continue reading The Salty Bum Travels // Colorado
This summer, my goal has been to expand my horizons, discover more about myself and appreciate where I currently am in my life. So when Desi had to go to New Mexico for work, I tagged along for the heck of discovery. Upon landing in Albuquerque, I quickly realized I would not be adventuring as … Continue reading The Salty Bum Travels // New Mexico