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

Explore California Wine Country from a Sonoma County Resort

Explore California Wine Country from a Sonoma County Resort

Jan 13, 2017 | 10 Comments

Many Northern California locals will advise anyone visiting California Wine County to avoid the most famous city it is known for, Napa. While the Napa Valley offers many great things they tend to come with additional costs and crowds. Just across the county line, Sonoma offers a variety of cities perfect for exploring delicious restaurants, […]

Top Outdoor Activities in Monterey, California

Top Outdoor Activities in Monterey, California

Jan 6, 2017 | 10 Comments

The Monterey area is often considered a luxury destination with beautiful views, great wine, and top notch restaurants. While entirely true, some of the best things you’ll find are the outdoor activities in Monterey. From witnessing the wildlife to getting out on the water to hiking the mountains, you’ll find countless outdoor adventures that will […]

The Craziest, Hardest, Best Year Yet – 2016 Travel Review

The Craziest, Hardest, Best Year Yet – 2016 Travel Review

Dec 30, 2016 | 11 Comments

Looking back at the last 356 days there is no question that 2016 has been one of my most challenging years, at the same time I look back in awe of everything I was able to accomplish and can truly say it was my best year yet. I spent ten of the months working on […]

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