Traveling Nine to Fiver

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Join me as I find the balancing act of life, work, travel, adventure, passions, and more. Working travel into your everyday life isn't always about planning your next trip, but instead about adding exploration in all forms to your life. As I work to do this, all while staying at home more, you'll see a wider variety of stories on the blog that I hope you'll enjoy.

A Little About Me

About

Welcome, I'm Megan. I grew up in Southern California but have called Sacramento home for most of my adult life. From nine to five I work for a non-profit organization I love and in my evenings and weekends, I focus on exploring new places, foods, books, and more. And I hope to share those adventures, the tips, and tricks I've learned with all of you.

Recent Adventures

My Five Favorite Wineries in Napa & Sonoma

My Five Favorite Wineries in Napa & Sonoma

Apr 23, 2018 | 5 Comments

When you live in Northern California you learn that Napa and Sonoma in so many ways blend into each other. While each little region has its own character and its own styles, the county lines themselves are not the deciding factors. They both hold amazing treasures, whether you want to explore wineries, nature, breweries or […]

Best Things To Do Around Lake Tahoe

Best Things To Do Around Lake Tahoe

Apr 12, 2018 | 13 Comments

Spanning the California and Nevada border about four hours from San Francisco you will find Lake Tahoe. This beautiful destination is the largest freshwater lake west of the Mississippi, home to five-star resorts, breathtaking scenery, outdoor activities for every season, and so much more. Take a look at some of the best things to do […]

Why You Should Plan a Trip to California Wine Country Now!

Why You Should Plan a Trip to California Wine Country Now!

Mar 16, 2018 | No Comments

There are so many reasons why you’d want to plan a trip to California Wine Country. On top of the world-class wine, you’ll find a breathtakingly beautiful destination. some of the best restaurants for every budget, outdoor activities, a thriving art scene, one of a kind events, and so much more. And all of this is […]

Take A Weekend to Explore Twin Falls, Idaho

Take A Weekend to Explore Twin Falls, Idaho

Mar 11, 2018 | No Comments

I set off on my trip to explore Twin Falls not know what to expect. My main purpose was to visit a good friend and I’m always excited to explore a new place. I’d never been to Idaho, outside of airports that is, and was excited to find out what all it offered. Luckily, I […]

Take Your Own Tour of Lady Bird’s Sacramento

Take Your Own Tour of Lady Bird’s Sacramento

Mar 2, 2018 | No Comments

One of this year’s big movie hits, and the talk of the Oscar’s is Greta Gerwig’s Lady Bird. While the film highlights a beautiful story of mother and daughter and more, it also highlights Gerwig’s hometown Sacramento. A city that I love, but often gets a bad rap. Gerwig has called the film a love […]

Boston’s Historical Activities To Add To Any Itinerary

Boston’s Historical Activities To Add To Any Itinerary

Feb 23, 2018 | No Comments

You might be visiting Boston to enjoy its amazing sports teams, try out its delicious culinary scene, or to explore one of its many colleges. But you’ll be missing out on one of the best things the city has to offer if you don’t add a few of Boston’s historical activities to your list. Whether […]

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