[THINGS TO DO] Peace Awareness Labyrinth & Gardens

Located in the heart of the Historic West Adams district of Los Angeles, the Peace Awareness Labyrinth & Gardens sits as a quiet and rejuvenating space for peace and meditation.  Once an Italian Renaissance mansion built and occupied by former winery giant, Secundo Guasti, this historic building now houses the MSIA (Movement of Spiritual Inner…

[THINGS TO DO] Sailboat Racing in Marina Del Rey

I have been very fortunate to enter the world of sailboat racing since moving to Los Angeles.  I’ve only been in two different regattas, but I’ve learned so much both times I went! “It is not that life ashore is distasteful to me. But life at sea is better.” — Sir Francis Drake, Sea Captain…

[TRAVEL] Big Bear, CA

Last week I had to travel back up to Big Bear for work.  I spent less than hour in Big Bear City, but made it a point to stop and take some photos along the way.  The first time I ever went to Big Bear was also work related, and I had a chance to…

[THINGS TO DO] Soulscape Journey Medicine Circle

Photo Credit: Soulscape Journey I had the pleasure of attending a beautiful event today by a wonderful group of ladies that head up the holistic healing organization, Soulscape Journey.  Today was the first of a series of monthly healing circles called the Sacred Sunday Natures Medicine Circle. https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2FSoulscapeJourney%2Fvideos%2F1662640360640801%2F&show_text=0&width=400 Hosted in the serene Lake Balboa Park, the circle…

[TRAVEL] Salton Sea

Before heading to Slab City, we stopped by the Salton Sea.  We weren’t in the area too long, but we did make sure to get some pictures in, naturally. In general, the place was pretty deserted.  The smell of the hydrogen sulfide was intense when we visited, and many dead fish were scattered on the…