Category: Travel

Ready, Set, GO!

On the morning of December 4, 2016 I got a phone call at 8:30 AM telling me I booked a commercial that was shooting in Santiago, Chile and my flight was leaving at 7 AM the next day. Exciting? Yes. Did I get all my shit together? No. Tomorrow a

Three Days in Vernon, BC

Wine, stand up paddle boarding, and tears of joy/ realization. What do these three things have in common? My recent trip to Vernon. I’ve been telling so many people about it that I figured it might be useful to a few of you if I put all my tips and tricks

My Happy Holiday- Part 4

Christmas in Disneyland Yes, Disneyland. Kitty and I drove to Anaheim and checked in to a 4 star Marriot that did not have free wi-fi in guest rooms (Boo! Hiss!). It was such a disappointment after our luxurious experience in Vegas. I don’t think I can go back to 4

My Happy Holiday- Part 3

Burbank Christmas Eve We spent the day in Santa Monica. The sun was out while we brunched and walked the pier. We poked in and out of shops that were not as bustling as  I had expected. It did not feel like Christmas eve. It was perfect.  For dinner we

My Happy Holiday – Part 2

Hurray for Hollywood While we were driving in from Vegas we tried to contact the Airbnb we’d booked in Laurel Canyon. I phoned, while Kitty drove, and let it ring over 15 times. There was no answer and more surprisingly there was no voicemail. How does that still happen in

My Happy Holiday – Part 1

The Detour I’m not the biggest fan of Christmas. It’s a time of year that usually makes me stressed out and sad. So when my friend Kitty suggested that we get out of town this year, I was all for it. Our plan was to fly to Los Angeles and

How To Find Sunshine In Vancouver

I had a very Vancouver afternoon today. I hiked out of this miserable foggy city, climbed Grouse Mountain on the stairs they call the Grouse Grind. Above those miserable gross clouds that surrounded us all day is sunshine; glorious rays of sun! It was amazing. Plus, in order to get