Traveling Nine to Fiver

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Welcome to the Traveling Nine to Fiver

Join me as I try and find a balance between exploring the world and being a nine to five professional. You'll find stories of weekend adventures, day trips and mishaps that take place along the way.

A Little About Me

About

Welcome, I'm Megan. I grew up in Southern California but now call Sacramento home. From nine to five I work in politics but my evenings and weekend are spent exploring everything Northern California has to offer and beyond. Whether at home or on the road I'm searching for the best of the best in activities, food and wine.

Recent Adventures

A Foodie’s Paradise In San Diego’s Little Italy

A Foodie’s Paradise In San Diego’s Little Italy

Sep 25, 2016 | No Comments

San Diego is one of those cities filled with countless nooks and crannies to explore and stay in. Whether you head up to La Jolla Shores for a weekend on the beach or you are attending a convention and visit the Gaslamp, you get a chance to explore a city that has a plethora of […]

A Weekend Exploring Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks

A Weekend Exploring Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks

Sep 24, 2016 | 9 Comments

National Parks often feel like a far off destination, something that’s out of your reach for an average getaway. While you can plan a week visit to the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks, they are also close enough for a weekend getaway from both Northern and Southern California. In just a few days, you […]

Exploring Northern California’s Apple Hill

Exploring Northern California’s Apple Hill

Sep 16, 2016 | No Comments

Each fall, you’ll find cars heading up the 50 freeway into the Placerville area for a chance to pick your own apples, taste delicious treats and get outside. Whether you’re heading there to explore one of the examples of Sacramento’s Farm-to-Fork culture or for a perfect place for the kids to run around and explore, […]

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