Christmas in San Francisco

I used to live in the Bay Area. That’s what we called it, and we called it The City–I know, it’s typical local arrogance. The funny thing is, the SF Bay Area actually spans quite a huge space, and I lived about a half hour drive away from downtown. So I honestly didn’t know San Francisco all…

Maui Bamboo Forest Waterfall Hike

This is my favorite hike in the world. Of course, that’s not saying that much… after all, I’m not an avid hiker. But it’s a moderate hike with some challenging moments and huge payoffs: five waterfalls!

Wenatchee Day Trip

Back in May, I spent a weekend in Wenatchee, Washington. My friends got married by the beautiful Lake Chelan, and David and I decided to make a mini-break out of it. Of course, we only really had a day to explore the area, what with the wedding. So I can only share a day trip’s worth…