For every sandwich you buy, this sandwich shop donates one to feed those in need

While I was in Boise last year, I came across a sandwich shop that I instantly fell in love with for two reasons: the sandwiches taste good and the company donates a sandwich for every one it sells. My friend suggested going to Even Stevens in part because of its social mission. I was happy… More For every sandwich you buy, this sandwich shop donates one to feed those in need

Experience life on the edge at Horseshoe Bend

If you spend a moderate amount of time scrolling through outdoor or travel-themed Instagram accounts and/or hashtags, chances are you’ve come across epic photos of Horseshoe Bend in Page, Arizona. That’s how I learned about this natural wonder and how it became another addition to my bucket list. Page, Arizona is an eight-and-a-half-hour drive from… More Experience life on the edge at Horseshoe Bend

BLOOM: an interactive pop-up art show coming to Los Angeles

In April I received an invitation to check out a media preview for a new interactive pop-up art show called BLOOM. Since it was taking place at Griffith Park in Los Angeles and because this year is the first time the show is going to take place, I was really excited to learn more about… More BLOOM: an interactive pop-up art show coming to Los Angeles

How I went on a one-week road trip and visited 3 national parks on less than $500

Earlier this month I went on a one-week road trip through four states where my brother, friend and I visited three national parks and a few other places. And we did it all in less than $500 per person! Driving to Zion National Park Somewhere along The Narrows, Zion National Park Beautiful sunset at Joshua… More How I went on a one-week road trip and visited 3 national parks on less than $500

Find Filipino-inspired baked goods and beverages at Kape Republik

Kape Republik is a Filipino-American coffee house and specialty bakery in Cerritos, a city in Los Angeles’ South Bay region. It opened its doors in April 2016 and is has quickly become a popular and highly rated spot in the plaza on the corner of Artesia Boulevard and Norwalk Boulevard. Earlier this year I got… More Find Filipino-inspired baked goods and beverages at Kape Republik

Argosy Cruises harbor tour, a fun way to go sightseeing in Seattle

A touristy but fun thing to do in Seattle is to embark on a harbor cruise through Elliot Bay with Argosy Cruises. For a little less than $30, the Argosy Cruises harbor tour offers a one-hour boat ride along Seattle’s historic waterfront with a live narrator who goes over significant landmarks in the city that… More Argosy Cruises harbor tour, a fun way to go sightseeing in Seattle

An artsy outdoor adventure at Olympic Sculpture Park

Visiting art museums typically involves some sort of admission fee, but one that doesn’t is Olympic Sculpture Park in Seattle. It’s a nine-acre outdoor museum that’s operated by the Seattle Art Museum (SAM). But unlike SAM, the cost to visit Olympic Sculpture Park is $free.99. It’s also open year-round from around sunrise to sunset. The… More An artsy outdoor adventure at Olympic Sculpture Park