This guide is for my hometown of Ventura, California. I’ve organized it around how a good writing day would go, which also makes for a good day of eating and drinking. Use this Ventura guide to find my favorite coffee and beer and tacos. And if you see me writing away in one of these places, stop to say hello. It will most likely be time for the next drink.
We only have 18 summers with our kids. The rest of our lives will be spent either celebrating what we did with them, or regretting what we didn’t. The good news is that it doesn’t take much to make lasting memories for you and your kids. This guide will help you get started.
If you are new to camping it can seem overwhelming. Outdoor companies will make you think you need the gear equivalent of an arctic expedition for a weekend in the woods. We’ve done a lot of camping and have learned to keep it simple. Use these 5 Camping Essentials to ensure your next camping adventure is an awesome one.