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Morning fog… dissipating over the ocean… blue & gold sky lupine rocks HOPE IS FOREVER Sun Catchers Pacific Mirror Sealed With a Kiss

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UC SANTA CRUZ: Upper Campus

Happily continuing on the hiking tour of UC Santa Cruz… this time on the Upper Campus… through the young redwood forest… to the graffiti tanks… ending by the ocean… It’s a beautiful campus!

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SANTA CRUZ: Magic Monterey Bay

When the Valley is hot… we find the magic of Santa Cruz… a beautiful California day!

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Black Friday was a mystery we’ve never tried to understand… why does black Friday even exist… not much surprise here… we flee back into the nature… a refreshing rainy day in Point Lobos that helps with the crowd control… we … Continue reading

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SANTA CRUZ: Mountains to Sea

Stars and weather aligned for a couple discovery beach days… first morning started a beach perfect day in Capitola Village looking for the morning cup of coffee… found it at Mr. Toots and enjoyed it by the beach… continued on … Continue reading

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MOVING NIGHT: Chasing Mavericks

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Santa Cruz: Natural Bridges & Monarch Butterflies

A fall or winter visit to Natural Bridges is like an annual ritual to see the monarchs. Planned or unplanned, we somehow end up here almost every year. Some years have fewer monarchs, but this October was already bright with … Continue reading

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SANTA CRUZ: Happy Mother’s Trail!

Wilder Ranch, just north of Santa Cruz, is beautiful anytime, but especially welcoming on Mother’s Day 🙂 Not only because of the spectacular scenery, but because of the wonderful people wishing us a Happy Mother’s Day! We’ll definitely come back … Continue reading

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