Our Day at Kualoa Ranch – Ziplining in O’ahu

I have wanted to write about Kualoa Ranch for a very long time now; second to my wedding this was the best experience I had during our time in Hawaii. What drew me to Kualoa Ranch originally was my desire to finally fulfill one of my bucket list items: Ziplining. Kualoa Ranch is a private…

Our La Quinta Weekend Getaway at Casa Del Oso – Marble Saturdays

Hidden away in La Quinta, California is a little piece of paradise waiting for you. Seriously… okay, lets be real. My birthday this year was truly something for the books. My family wanted to treat me to a weekend getaway for my 30thand wanted me to choose the destination. When I started to think it…

Finding the Auntie Mame in You

Now, when I say Auntie Mame, I don’t mean the classic 1958 version starring Rosalind Russell. I mean the IMDb 3-star-rated, 1974 Lucille Ball version; the version that flopped in the theatre and made Lucille Ball consider ending her motion picture career, version. Contrary to the popular vote, I ADORE this version.  Mind you, the…

Fear Not! Going Back To Work And Breast Pumping, The Tools You Need And The Laws You Need To Know!

As I am sure many Moms out there can attest to, going back to work after having a baby is TOUGH! I really struggled the last week of my maternity leave with depression and summoning up the guts that I would need to face reality and head back to work; more specifically, the stress of…

A Luv Ashland Restaurant Review: The Goat & Vine

Tucked away in the heart of Old Town Temecula is a charming rustic-chic restaurant called The Goat & Vine. On one of our “Marble Saturdays” we decided to try this stone hearth kitchen in Old Town Temecula. Please check out the story and YouTube video here: I originally stumbled upon this place through Yelp. Since…

A Luv Ashland Review: Au Savon De Provence – “The Soap of Marseille”

A couple weeks ago, on our traditional “Marble Saturday”, we spent the day in Old Town Temecula. Check the story out here: Our Day in Old Town Temecula During that day, we discovered a quaint, elegant soap shop in the heart of Old Town Temecula. Au Savon De Provence opened their doors in Temecula and is…