Jeffrey Court Renovation Challenge- Dreamy Laundry Room

Week 2 This week we started demolition! We basically stripped the room to down to its bare bones by removing all the old cabinets, flooring, and some of the dry wall. We will be moving around some piping for our Sinkology Adam’s Farmhouse Sink and will also be moving the washer and dryer placement to…

2020 Local Holiday Gift Guide

It’s time for our annual gift guide! We always love keeping it local as possible when shopping for gifts for our loved ones. The Bay Area has so many incredibly talented makers and businesses that we had a hard time choosing which gifts to showcase this year.

Patio Sofas for an Outdoor Living Lifestyle

One of the biggest advantages of living in the Bay Area is our often amazing weather. Even the coldest of weathers doesn’t last as long as most other areas in America and are not nearly as cold. We have been taking advantage of our great climate as much as possible by making our outdoor spaces…

Wining and Dining in Paso Robles

The Paso Robles area is an upcoming area that makes for a perfect getaway from the Bay Area. Located about 3 hours south of the Bay Area, it has everything you’ll need for some fun and relaxation. We put together a guide showcasing the variety of things this area has to offer. Eat Orale Taqueria…

Tumbling Waste into Compost

This year we’ve been enjoying our backyard and getting more and more into gardening. We’ve also been making changes in our home to become more eco friendly. At home composting just seemed like the next logical step to take. Not only does it provide healthy, nutrient rich and balanced compost for the garden, but it is also good for the environment. Although you might think that plant matter and food waste would decompose in the landfill, it is not properly aerated to decompose scraps properly. Instead they generate Methane, which can hold 25 times more heat than carbon dioxide!

Hamuq Hybrid Mattress for a Better Sleep

Sleep should always be on the top of your important list since its when we recharge and refresh. One of the best ways to get good sleep is to find a mattress that you love and can sleep well on. We recently tried out The Hamuq Hybrid mattress that is uniquely designed to give you…

Bay Area Grocery Delivery Services

During these times when social distancing is of upmost importance, many grocery delivery businesses have risen to fulfill the needs of customers. These delivery services make shopping and obtaining groceries safe and convenient as possible. We’ve put together a list of services that we’ve tried ourselves, highlighting what makes each service unique. Mr. Meat Guy…

Farm Visits in the Bay Area

  We are so fortunate to live in a area where we can receive fresh fruit and produce year round easily and abundantly. There are many farms that are open to the public for farm tours, U-Picks, and produce stands. Below are some of our favorites and be sure to check out our Farm Map…

Relaxing in Paradise: Oahu, Hawaii

When you’re looking for a warm, relaxing getaway from the Bay Area, Hawaii should be your top choice! If you’re on the lookout, prices can be as low as $350 round trip for direct flights from any of the Bay Area airports (San Francisco, Oakland, and San Jose). We took advantage of one of these…

The Perfect Getaway to Monterey Peninsula

Sometimes we all need a quick refresh from our daily grind. One of our top choices for a getaway is the Monterey Peninsula which consists of Monterey, Carmel-by-the-Sea, and Pacific Grove. These towns are all next to the ocean and all have individual charm and specialties. We’ve put together a guide of some places we’ve…

A Glimpse of Taipei, Taiwan

We decided to make a week long visit to Taipei, Taiwan as our big trip of the year. We’ve heard great things about it’s food, culture, people, and weather this time of the year. Below is a brief guide of some of our experiences there. After spending a week there, we want to go back…

The Ultimate Tailgate Experience: Michael Mina’s Tailgate

Tailgating to a football game is an essential part to the whole game attending experience! It gives you a chance to gather with friends to discuss game details, eat good food, and rally each other up for the game. Here in the Bay Area we are extra lucky because the world renowned Chef Michael Mina…