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County Fair

Share:Fun Family Fair Day Rides! Music! Shows! Selfies! Fair Food EEK! Recommendations: Go in the late afternoon when it’s cool Bring your own UNopened water bottles (they don’t let you bring in opened water in case it’s filled with something else.) Bring healthy snacks like pre packaged nuts, trail mix, fruit, or ahem, Kiana Bars Check out the Fair website for discounts, they have days for Military / Police / Fire Fighters to get in free, bring canned goods, books or other donations to get in free etc. Check the…

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ZOO-PER Day! Feed a Giraffe at the #1 Zoo in the World San Diego, CA

Share:San Diego Zoo Voted the #1 Zoo in the World Such a fun day trip! Location: San Diego, CA / Southern California Bring: Water bottle, comfortable shoes, light weight jacket, hat or visor, healthy snacks Parking: Lots of parking, random drop-and-go rental bikes all over PROS: Clean. Organized. Wide variety of animals. Clean cages. Tour bus options or walking. CONS:  Lacking healthy food options.  Bring your own food and drinks in a cooler and carry in backpack or put in locker. BRONZE LION AT ENTRANCE My Mini – Me, Kiana…

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Crafts: Pottery DIY

Share: LOVE ART! LOVE CREATING! LOVE MAKING THINGS! Living the fitness lifestyle is all about B A L A N C E I have always had a creative side, my mother is a talented artist and is always making collages, drift wood birds, marble sculptures, taking art classes.  She has won many art shows and the funny thing is she keeps everything, “I can make something out of that!” The first time my daughters and I did the Pottery Wheel was many years ago visiting the Laguna Beach Art Sawdust…

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20 Photos to Inspire You to Go HouseBoating

Share:   My first trip to Lake Powell, AZ was amazing.  I loved the wide open space, not buildings, no tech. I felt so small on this big lake. The scenery was unlike anything I’d ever seen, since I’ve grown up on the beach. No palm trees here but instead, beautiful red toned rocks that reflect the sunshine against blue skies and deep blue and turquiose water.  I loved waking up every morning to sip coffee on the patio and look at the view which was ever changing, different every…

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Sunshine, Science and Nature In San Diego, CA

Share:Balboa Park | San Diego, CA Enjoy the sunshine while you admire beautiful buildings, learn and the multiple museums and appreciate gorgeous gardens. Take a relaxing Day trip in Southern California to San Diego. Visit Balboa Park to see beautiful architecture, colorful flower gardens, museums and retro amusement parks for the kids! Balboa Park is overflowing with culture, science and nature. Ever changing. Always amazing.  Where culture, science, and nature collide, Balboa Park is home to more than 16 museums, multiple performing arts venues, lovely gardens, trails, and many other creative and recreational attractions, including…

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Roller Coaster and Zip Lining in the Snow

Share:Roller Coaster & Zip Lining in the Snow! Something I’ve never done before Such fun, speeding down the mountain through the trees, in the snow, on a roller coaster…then zip lining! Have you ever ridden a roller coaster in the snow? Me neither! It was a blast! If you visit Deer Valley, Utah, you must ride it! It is not that scary compared to the roller coasters at the amusement parks except for the fact that deer, squirrels etc could cross the tracks.  This is why there is a brake…

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