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An Uncommon Delight

An Uncommon Delight

Pop quiz: Where in Davis can you get two freshly prepared dinners that include burgers on whole grain buns, customized salads, curried fish pasta, drinks and dessert of your choosing for $12 a person? You scored an “A” if you said the Segundo Dining Commons on the UC Davis campus, and that is the very grade I’d give them too.

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Destination: Davis

Destination: Davis

Attention to all the ladies in Davis who want a little vacation this summer…. this one is for you.
The Concept: To create a half-day spa experience for women in Davis for under $100.

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My World Turned Upside Down

My World Turned Upside Down

Like many, I ventured to the 41st annual Whole Earth Festival (WEF) last weekend to get my fill of eclectic music, vegetarian food, patchouli oil and people watching. But amidst all the standard hoopla, tie-dyed dresses, drum circles, and picnicking patrons was an unexpected adventure waiting for me.

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The Good Life

The Good Life

The Good Life. Since I moved back to Davis after a 10-year hiatus, things look different to me. I’m older, wiser, and appreciate things that support a healthy lifestyle. Many changes I see have been welcomed surprises, like the Good Life Garden located at the Robert Mondavi Institute (aka RMI).

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Serenity Spots

Serenity Spots

Wanna get away? Sometimes we all need to just ‘take a moment’ amidst the chaos of life. It’s fun to fantasize about escaping to the beach or the mountains when life is hectic, but I’d like to offer something a little easier, and a little closer to home. I call these places “serenity spots”. They are little nooks and crannies where I can take a step back from my day, turn off the technology, and just ‘be’.

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