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This weekend: The Danish Days in Solvang!

Solvang, California is an adorable little town near Santa Barbara founded in 1911 by a group of Danes wanting to establish a Danish colony in California. The Danish heritage, culture, and half-timbered architecture still exists in Solvang today making it the perfect escape for…

September 14, 2016
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The Petersen Automotive Museum

We’ve been working through our LA Bucket List, checking off some of the things we’ve put off but always wanted to do. When I first heard about the Petersen Automotive Museum, I knew Phillip would love it. Unfortunately, it was closed for a year!…

September 12, 2016
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Our LA Bucket List

We were flying home from Venice when an airport worker asked if we liked Venice more than Los Angeles. Well, we did just fly thousands of miles and spend a lot of money to come to Venice, and we were pretty enchanted by its beauty…

August 24, 2016
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Camping in Joshua Tree National Park

We didn’t have any plans for Memorial Day weekend, so when our friends texted that they had some extra space at their campsite in Joshua Tree we packed ourselves up within the hour and hit the road. Phil loves camping, I’m a little less…

May 30, 2016
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Warner Bros. Studio Backlot Tour

For our 30th birthdays, Phillip and I were gifted tickets to the Warner Bros. Studio Backlot Tour. I didn’t know what to expect. Phillip studied film and we both get how the industry works, so I wondered how informative or cheesy this tour would…

May 26, 2016