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Desert X 2017 | Coachella Valley, California

May 5th, 2017 by

​This past spring, Coachella Valley, Palm Springs and its neighboring desert cities weren’t only the backdrop for music festivals, Coachella and Stagecoach, but were also the canvas for an art exhibition, Desert X.   Desert X was on display, from February 25 – April 30 2017 and had various installations from established and emerging artist, […]

A Weekend Warrior’s Guide to Idyllwild, California

November 15th, 2016 by Justine holding a pine cone during hike at Suicide Rock, Idyllwild, California

  ​Idyllwild, California » Pronounced Idol-wild or Idle-wild   Nestled in the San Jacinto Mountains in Riverside County, Idyllwild is the largest of three unincorporated adjacent towns, with Pine Cove and Fern Valley.     Before this trip, I had never heard of Idyllwild, let alone could I point it out on a map; however, […]

Frolicking in a Field of Sunflowers | Suzie’s Farm | San Diego, California

October 6th, 2016 by Big, beautiful sunflower in a field of sunflowers | Suzie's Farm San Diego, California

Update January 1, 2018: Suzie’s Farm is officially closed.  The owners posted a video on the Suzie’s Farm Facebook page explaining that due to financial reasons they were not able to continue operating the farm.   As I was scrolling through my Facebook feed, I stumbled upon an event for sunflower picking at Suzie’s Farm. […]