Travelogue: Palm Springs

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Spring Break is finally here and I thought this week I would take a moment to look back at the trip I took to Palm Springs last year over spring break.

On our first full day in Palm Springs, we decided to visit Moorten Botanical Gardens. If don’t already know, I have a small obsession with cacti. I’ve lusted over Pinterest boards filled with cacti and wanted to buy every cactus I saw, especially the ones at Ravenna Gardens. So when I looked up the best things to do in Palm Springs, I was excited to see there was a botanical garden filled with cacti. Continue reading

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Friday Favorites 3/18/16

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What are you planning to do this weekend? Last weekend I was cooped up in my house with the cold and rainy Washington weather, but this weekend I have escaped to Palm Springs. Over the course of the weekend, I am planning on visiting several places around the valley and then soaking up as much vitamin D as possible. Here are a few links around the internet for your weekend…

Speaking of Palm Springs, here is a beautiful photo diary. Or a guide to the places to sleep, eat and play.

What kind of books do you like to pack for vacation? Here is what I packed, and here are some suggestions.

Planning a trip? Here is an article about finding cheap flights.

The New York Times list of 52 places to visit in 2016.

Why have normal lemonade, when you can make ginger lemonade?

Have a extraordinary weekend!

Photo credit: Caroline Sleeper