“Choosing stillness in the midst of chaos is the path toward living in peace”- Deepak Chopra

“Choosing stillness in the midst of chaos is the path toward living in peace”- Deepak Chopra

We visited this gem in January this year; and I fell so in love with it, that I needed to come back to capture it. This is a beautiful and peaceful retreat in the mountains of Julian, CA. It's perfect for a much needed getaway, away from daily chaos of life and the societal noise [...]

Project Weekend Picks: 52 hikes, places, and things to do in a jar. One random pick every weekend.

Project Weekend Picks: 52 hikes, places, and things to do in a jar. One random pick every weekend.

Don't ask yourself what the world needs. Ask yourself what makes you come alive, and go do that, because what the world needs is people who have come alive.-Harold Thurman Nature, travel, coffee and spending quality time with family; that’s what makes me come alive. But, deciding what to do every weekend, sometimes can be [...]

“Take vacations. You can always make money. But you cannot always make memories”

“Take vacations. You can always make money. But you cannot always make memories”

1/7/21. First trip of 2021. Julian California. Beautiful area. We stayed at Quite Mind Retreat. Amazing place if you want to get away to a peaceful and beautiful environment. Specially when you want to escape the craziness of what's going in the world today. 1.8.21 overlooking Lake Cuyamaca from Buddha Suite at Quite Mind Retreat [...]

Las Ramblas, must visit if you are in the San Clemente Area

Las Ramblas, must visit if you are in the San Clemente Area

This past Friday, after a long day of work, two health nuts randomly decided to travel  up North, spend the night at a pet friendly hotel, and indulge in pizza and beer. The next day, they went hiking somewhere in the neighborhood. Somewhere called Las Ramblas. People thought it was a romantic getaway.  Blanca, our [...]