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

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 […]

Explore A Walkable Wine Country in Downtown Napa

Explore A Walkable Wine Country in Downtown Napa

Feb 16, 2018 | No Comments

California’s wine country is a hot destination for locals and visitors alike. And there are so many destinations to choose from. Whether you’re heading in for the wine, food, natural beauty, the art scene, or something else, you’ll be able to get the most out of them all right in Downtown Napa. And do it […]

13 Must-Read Historical Fiction Novels

13 Must-Read Historical Fiction Novels

Feb 9, 2018 | No Comments

One genre I love is historical fiction. It allows you to explore another time as well as another place. You can gain an understanding of a moment in history while reading a beautiful story. The best pieces of historical fiction give you a chance to learn a little something all while being moved by a […]

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