Apple Season in the Mountains

October marks the time of the year when the air becomes crisper and the holiday season is just around the corner. Certain apples are in season for most of the year, but many apples varieties are just coming into season. The Apple Festival in Tehachapi is marking its sixth year. The festival takes place on Oct. 13-14; admission to the…

Girlfriend Getaway to Santa Barbara

 Article and Photography  Sometimes, girls just gotta have fun! Why not grab your gal pals and get away for short respite? Forget your cares, the kids' carpool, homework and the mountain of work on your desk. Time for a little girl time! Santa Barbara is just a short drive away. We’ve got a little itinerary of fun places to stay,…