I started this blog, not knowing where it would take me, only that it’d take me a little closer on my journey figuring out what’s next for me. I hope by sharing these mini adventures of mine and tidbits of life, that you are inspired to make your every day, ordinary life a little more extraordinary too.
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To celebrate the first day of summer tomorrow, I’m sharing some of my favorite picnic baskets. It’s the perfect time to head to the farmer’s market and enjoy a picnic outdoors in the company of good friends.
A few weeks ago, we headed to Big Sur for what felt like the most luxurious camping we’ve ever done. We started the evening by setting up a picnic meal at our table and making grilled cheese. We breakfasted at Big Sur Bakery, followed by leisurely lounging at the beach and good company around a campfire when it got dark.
We woke up around four in the morning for a day trip to eastern Bali. We started the day with sunrise at the Temple of Lempuyang Luhur, followed by the beautiful pools of Taman Tirtagangga, and decadent water palaces.
From Bali, we took a twenty minute flight to Lombok where we stayed in a bungalow along a private beach. From our bed facing the ocean, we watched the glow of sunrise and sunset every day.
For the first time in our travels, we tried a cooking class as a way of immersing ourselves into the local culture. And in many ways, food became conversation…