Queen Creek, AZ | U-Picking at Schnepf Farms

All that needs to be said about this small weekend excursion? I’m lucky enough to have an other half that’s up for almost anything – even driving an hour to a farm in…

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Payson, AZ | Fishing & Picnicing at Woods Creek Canyon Lake

“What makes you happy?” I asked him. “Say the first thing that comes to mind.” “FISHING,” was the automatic response. We could make that happen. It didn’t take long…

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Sedona, Arizona | Ballooning Over the Red Rocks

Today, we’re celebrating seven years of more than our fair share of love, laughs, excitement, adventure, personal growth and just pure happiness. Seven years of marriage. In true Fuller…

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Williams, AZ | Hiking the Grand Canyon

With Scottsdale’s temps inching up to three digits (in mid-April!), we jumped at the chance to spend a weekend in the mountains with cold air, campfires, and a climb into …

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San Pedro, Belize | New Years in the Tropics

I swore 2015 was the year we wouldn’t buy into the New Years Eve hype. We’d ring in our ‘Year of Saving’ (um, hm) with a leisurely (aka cheap) evening at home. That proved to be a nice..

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San Francisco, CA | A Very Windy Road & The BEST Gelato EVER

After taking in the redwoods, we had one more stop to make before crossing the bridge in the city. Sausalito. We took a quick drive through the town; hills and homes in the…

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San Francisco, CA | A Stroll through Muir Woods

Anxious to get back to San Fran after two nights in Napa, we hit the road early determined to make the most of the time we had left. In all honesty, I think we felt the slightest…

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San Francisco, CA | The Bridge, the Wharf and Little China

With Alcatraz checked off our list, we walked over to Fisherman’s Wharf in search of food and drink. The area is undoubtedly touristy but exactly what I had in mind. Plus…

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San Francisco, CA | Behind Bars at Alcatraz Island

I fall in love with places easily. Every once in a while, we wind up in a locale where the love is almost instantaneous and completely recognizable by that feeling of desperation…

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Santa Fe & Albuquerque, NM | Hot Air Balloons & Golden Aspens

I’m sold on Santa Fe. This hidden gem is just one more reason why I love the Southwest: It’s full of surprises. Like most people, New Mexico was never on my radar. We owe a HUGE thanks…

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