Oso Flaco Lake & Pismo Pier, California

This past Monday Max and I headed out to Oso Flaco Lake just North of Guadalupe, California to explore, take some photos, fly the drone, and enjoy Sangria on the beach. Once we had our fill and the wind picked up on the beach we headed for the Pismo Beach Pier for tacos and beer. It was a day of spontaneity and smiles, just the way I like it.

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Fourth of July Celebration, Lompoc

July 4th is one of my all time favorite holidays. Why? Because it lands smack dab in the middle of summer (my favorite season), it’s always warm, and there’s just something super special about getting all patriotic and celebrating this gorgeous nation we call home. This year, Max and I took that USA pride to a whole other level hours before everyone arrived for the Janatsch cookout.

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Point Sal, Santa Barbara County

With Max at work and the sun out, Pearl and I loaded up and headed for Point Sal Trail, a 12 mile round trip hike up and around the ridge and down to the beach. The trail description promised stunning views and holy sh*t it did not disappoint. Even the view from the parking lot nearly took my breath away with little daisies blooming in every direction.

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Old Town & Surf beach, Lompoc

A couple days ago, Max and I loaded up our camera equipment and set out for an evening filled with explorations around his hometown of Lompoc, California. I have quickly fallen in love with this town perched here in the valley and can only imagine how magical it was to grow up in a place as beautiful as this.

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