The trend for furniture these days is simple and modern. Clean lines and muted colors look great in any room. We especially lean towards the Mid-Century modern style, which captures the look we love. Since we just moved we were browsing tons of stores to furnish a living room and found Rove Concepts to be right up…
In Search of Waterfalls
Everyone wants to go chasing waterfalls every once in a while. With our diverse and amazing nature surrounding the Bay on all sides we’re lucky to have some amazing and wonderful waterfalls. Here’s a short list of some waterfalls in and around the Bay Area when you need a little splish splash in your life….
Creative Ideas for Mother’s Day
Mother’s Day is just around the corner. Why not plan a special day or activity to celebrate with the woman who raised you? We’ve come up with some different ideas for all types of mothers: crafty moms, foodie moms, and even adventure moms! While Mother’s Day is on Sunday, May 14th this year, these activities could be enjoyed year round. Better get to planning…
Bay Area Election Day Freebies and Discounts
The highly anticipated election day is drawing near. After casting your ballot on election day, November 8, 2016 head to these Bay Area businesses to score some deals and freebies!
The Perfect Getaway to the Biggest Little City in the World: Reno
Reno is known as “The Biggest Little City in the World” and lives up to its name! The town boasts, casinos, good restaurants, concerts, shows, family friendly entertainment, and is in close proximity to many outdoor activities.
Bay Area Pumpkin Patches 2016
Can you believe October is already here? Harvest season means pumpkin patches, corn mazes and all around fun! To get in to the Halloween spirit we’ve rounded up a list of great Bay Area pumpkin patches by region. Know of any more that we must add to our list? Feel free to comment below and we will check it out.
Gear Review & Recs
We often get asked what gear we use for taking photos and what equipment we bring with us on our outdoor adventures. Well, we have finally compiled a list! Everything below has been personally tested by us and is what we have truly found to work best for our needs. We hope you find it useful! Feel free to comment below and share your favorite photo and outdoor products with us.
Our Barre Experience at Campbell’s Newest Fitness Studio: Flex Fusion
Flex Fusion is a brand new fitness studio in Campbell that opened it’s doors on June 4, 2016. When they asked us if we wanted to come check out their new studio, we quickly agreed. We have always wanted to try our barre and thought this would be the perfect opportunity. We signed up for an hour Barre Burn Class, which combines sculpting barre with cardio.
Half Moon Bay Guide
We love to visit Half Moon Bay when it heats up in the South Bay. You can’t beat the cool ocean breeze and the coastline is just gorgeous. The fresh seafood is also a big plus. With many classic seafood and chowder stops that draw a big crowd, this time we tried out some new spots (for us) that we are excited to share with you. We also crossed a big one off of our bucket list…a stay at the Ritz Carlton Half Moon Bay! Below is an overview of our weekend getaway. Feel free to share your own favorite Half Moon Bay spots in the comments below.
Discovering Yolo County
For me, Yolo County is synonymous with UC Davis, my alma mater. However, much to my surprise, there is much more to Yolo than expected. Just over the mountain range from Napa Valley, it is an up and coming wine region; you can find a fine bottle of wine for very reasonable prices. Yolo also has strong roots in agriculture, which explains why farm-to-table food is becoming more and more prevalent here.
Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2016
Finding the prefect Mother’s Day gift can be challenging, but we’re here to help! Shop local this season and support local San Francisco Bay Area businesses, while giving mom something she can’t just find anywhere. We’ve rounded up some of our top picks (in no particular order) for this Mother’s Day. Also follow along on our Instagram for amazing giveaways all week long!
PACE Gallery: teamLab in Menlo Park
teamLab is a team of “ultra-technologists” that consists of designers, programmers, engineers and visionaries. They collaborate on projects and are heavily influenced by Japanese Art and anime and create artwork like no other. Their latest interactive exhibit, Living Digital Space and Future Parks, is on exhibition in Menlo Park through July 1st, 2016.