Tag: weekend getaways

“Happy Hallowsemite!” Our last-minute weekend trip to Yosemite in October

“Happy Hallowsemite!” Our last-minute weekend trip to Yosemite in October

It had been a couple of months since our last weekend trip, and Mike and I had been itching to get out-of-town again. Based on a genius hunch, Mike checked to see if there might be some last-minute availability in Yosemite in October — specifically […]

The perfect recipe for a weekend trip to the Santa Ynez Valley

The perfect recipe for a weekend trip to the Santa Ynez Valley

For my mother-in-law’s 70th birthday we rented an awesome house and had a perfect, fun and sun-filled family weekend trip to Santa Ynez Valley. It was easy and successful because we had a team of producers (the Horowitz siblings) mostly running the show. If you’re […]

10 tips for getting the most out of your The Taste weekend pass

10 tips for getting the most out of your The Taste weekend pass

For the past three years, Mike and I have attended The Taste — a weekend long food festival put on by the LA Times. This year we attended all four of the weekend events to collect the best bites of The Taste 2017. But patterns […]

Leaving a cat alone isn’t scary because of my team of robots

Leaving a cat alone isn’t scary because of my team of robots

We’re taking a weekend trip to Sebastopol. And I’m not worried at all about leaving our cat, Diego (aka. The Woogs), alone without a sitter. That’s because I have a team full of robots to take care of him. Here are the products I use […]