Day Trippin’ Southern California Style – Festivals, History and the Ocean

Channel Islands off of Oxnard

Vacations are often aimed at large cities and when going to California most travelers head for Los Angeles, San Francisco or San Diego.  There are so many other aspects to the golden state that have great appeal and give a taste of what comprises California as seen from a small town view. Oxnard, California is an agriculturally-based coastal […]

Day Trippin’ Southern California Style – Food, Wine and Shopping

Oxnard Farmer's Market

  When you have the abundance of agriculture Oxnard, California does – food and wine are inevitably a staple. The local restaurants take full advantage of the farm to table opportunities and are proud to serve local wines with meals prepared for the season. Oxnard is not only a treat for the senses, but also an easy day […]

Cool USB Thumb Drives From Visit California’s Media Happy Hour

Visit California Thumb Drives

I just returned from Visit California’s 2012 Los Angeles Media Happy Hour. It was at the The London West Hollywood which is a great hotel to host an event – especially on their rooftop.  The vendors, food and company were all fantastic and what made me write this post was seeing all the different shapes and sizes of […]