Desert to Mountains

Desert to Mountains

I am reminded over and over again about the beauty of living in the Inland Empire (even as the temperature is currently soaring over 100 degrees). The past few weekends have been spent transversing the diverse terrain of this beautiful land. I cherish the privilege to...

Heal the World

I venture to say most of you have heard about the tragic massacre in San Bernardino that occurred last week. I am pretty gutted by this one, especially because I have to refer to it as “this one,” to distinguish it from so many other mass shootings that...
Restaurant Review-Sushi Zutto in Redlands

Restaurant Review-Sushi Zutto in Redlands

When I used to think of sushi, I did not used to think “vegan,” but I have thankfully discovered that most sushi bars have excellent vegan options. My husband & I visited Sushi Zutto and were pleased with all the plant-based options and the lack of...
Bratworks in San Bernardino

Bratworks in San Bernardino

Bratworks is a new gourmet hot dog eatery located in San Bernardino, the city I live in. Ohhhhhhh, how to describe San Bernardino…it has a bad reputation (not completely undeserved), but I believe in this city, and it’s historical roots. It is a bit...
Galvan’s Gourmet Vegan Eatery

Galvan’s Gourmet Vegan Eatery

I am deliriously excited that there is a new vegan food stand, at Redland’s Market Night. Galvan’s Gourmet Vegan Eatery is serving up gourmet style, vegan hot dogs. All the exclamation points (!!!!!!!!). I am at this farmer’s market almost weekly to...
Local Loving: Desert to the Ocean

Local Loving: Desert to the Ocean

This weekend I took advantage of the best parts of Southern California and made my way around it’s gorgeous topography. I started at Joshua Tree National Park with a trail run, followed by an overnight camping trip. We had planned to run to Lost Palms Oasis,...