After a chilly spring, I was very much in need of a warm beach trip. Thankfully, I had a trip planned to explore Torrance, California. If you haven’t heard much about this city, it’s part of the South Bay in Los Angeles. It’s about a 20-minute drive from Los Angeles International Airport. Making a weekend […]
Come Learn What It Means to be a Traveling Nine to Fiver
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
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.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]