How to Plan a Road Trip With Your Dog

We recently embarked on a nearly three week road trip from California to Connecticut. I know, I know. The question we keep receiving is why? Well, the short answer. When your husband is a naval officer and has to prepare to get back on submarines, you go to Naval Submarine Base New London. So there you…

Pacific Grove’s “Purple Carpet” is a Real Thing and It’s Gorgeous

For anyone who has seen HBO's "Big Little Lies," your perception of Monterey is likely distorted through the shades of heavy, gray fog and a moody, melodramatic color scheme. While Monterey can appear this way most mornings, if you live here you know our best kept secrets: the fog usually burns off by lunch time and we're…