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Best Travel Destinations + Win a Trip Around The World

Thank you to Radisson Blu for sponsoring today’s post and inspiring me to dream up my trip around the world! Are you looking for some ideas for best travel destinations in the world.  How about winning a trip around the world? The most anticipated #PaperCity contest by Radisson Blu® is finally here. If you haven’t played the game visit Paper City by Raddison Blu  to start your journey and discover fun facts/clues…

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2016 Mitsubishi Outlander SEL #DriveMitsubishi @Mitsucars

mitsubishi outlander crossover

In partnership with  #DriveMitsubishi @Mitsucars and #DriveShop When making a comparison of crossover utility vehicles it is absolutely important to spend significant time driving the vehicles and feeling out for the one best suited for your many life adventures.  For my family those adventures include weekend trips camping, packing six or seven people in for a road trip, excursions to the beach with all of the sand and water toys, and of course all of…

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Key Rules for Successful Travel Photography + Olympus Takes You There

Travel Photography

This post is sponsored by Olympus®  in partnership with Activate by Bloglovin, all opinions are 100% my own. There is so much in this world to see, to discover and uncover. My passion for food and photography have pushed me to travel through many countries and cities across the world.   Some of my favorites have been Singapore, Thailand, China, Spain, France and Italy.  I started a family about 6…

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The Ultimate Holiday Packing List for Teens

The Ultimate Holiday Packing List for Teens

The Ultimate Holiday Packing List for Teens Teenagers can be extremely picky, even when it comes down to packing for an upcoming holiday away from home. Therefore, they may need a little bit of guidance so that they can determine what they really need to take with them and what can be left at home. After all, you don’t want your teen to pack so much that they end up…

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Stay and Play in San Jose + #CountryInns Giveaway


“Stay and Play in San Jose” + Win a 2 night stay at any Country Inns and Suites in USA and Canada Calling San Jose a travel destination probably wasn’t too common twenty-five years back, and back then you wouldn’t hear of people vacationing in San Jose nearly as often as you do today.  Well as they say “times are a changin”, and the transformation in San Jose and the surrounding areas has made…

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San Diego Zoo Nighttime Zoo: Centennial Summer


The renowned San Diego Zoo rightfully stakes its claim on any list of best family attractions in the United States and even the best family attractions in the World. With San Diego’s perfect year-round weather there’s never a bad time to visit, but going on right now is the extremely special San Diego Zoo Nighttime Zoo: Centennial Summer.  The zoo is going all-out to celebrate the 100 year mark, a century rich in awe-inspiring experiences and…

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Monterey: A Jewel of a City on the finest California Coastline


Many thanks to See Monterey for sponsoring today’s story and encouraging me to experience all that Monterey County has to offer. Today’s post is sponsored by See Monterey, but my love for Monterey County is all my own! Planning for a summer getaway for your family?  Or maybe you are still looking for the perfect place to spend your big summer vacation? It is so important to treat ourselves and…

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Ratatouille Recipe Inspired by my Unforgettable Trip to France


Easy Ratatouille Recipe  This Easy Ratatouille Recipe is one of my popular posts. You can make one day in advance, keep in the fridge (covered) and reheated before serving. Ratatouille is a traditional French Provençal stewed vegetable dish, originating in Nice. France is famous the world over for many things, first and foremost their unrivaled cuisine.  From hors d’oeuvres like brie and pate, entrées such as  bouillabaisse and duck confit, and desserts ranging…

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Things to Do in Rancho Bernardo + Radisson ‘Take Me There’ Sweepstakes

Rancho Bernardo Radisson

 Thank you to Radisson for sponsoring today’s post and inspiring me to getaway! San Diego proudly calls itself America’s Finest City, and I find it to be quite a fitting nickname.  Tourists flock to the city for its perfect weather, family-friendly attractions, pristine beaches, and overall good vibes.  One of the prettiest parts of San Diego is Rancho Bernardo with winding golf courses at every turn and gorgeous mountains as…

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2016 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona


This morning is the kickoff of the 2016 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, where all of the biggest names in technology have gathered to showcase their latest and greatest mobile products.  It’s thrilling for me to be here because A). mobile products are such an integral part of our lives and B). it’s insanely fun and so cutting edge! My first impression is awe and excitement!  You should see the colorful and modern booth that…

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My amazing week with Lenovo at the 2016 Mobile World Congress!! (#MWC16)

Lenovo Yoga

My amazing week with Lenovo at the 2016 Mobile World Congress!! (#MWC16) My week at the 2016 Mobile World Congress (#MWC16) in Barcelona is wrapping up… so much to talk about! I attended the conference as one of a handful of people selected as a Lenovo INsider, a group of Lenovo superfans with a diverse background ranging from technology to social media. Lenovo treated us like royalty the entire week…

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Ocean Pacific Grille – Elevated Pacific Rim Cuisine in Downtown San Diego

Big thanks to  Ocean Pacific Grille for inviting me to review their restaurant. All pictures are PoshJournal’s and opinions and viewpoints are based on our own experiences. Downtown San Diego keeps upping its game as a destination for food and entertainment, with Ocean Pacific Grille topping our list for best new restaurants in the area.  Going there is refreshing in every sense of the word, from the stylish atmosphere to the hip drinks and especially…

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Ontario Mills: a Mall with Class

Dave & Buster's Pasta

 Thanks to Ontario Mills for hosting our trip   Ontario Mills: an Outlet Mall with Class  Ontario Mills is an outlet mall with class.  The first thing you’ll notice are the fresh and hip stores at Ontario Mills, from to Saks Fifth Avenue Off 5thto Nordstrom Rack, Coach to Forever 21, Puma to Guess.  There’s nothing worse than driving to an outlet mall only to find dated brands and stores that you wouldn’t normally shop.  Not the case here. …

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Amazing Seafood and Breathtaking Views: A review of Tom Ham’s Lighthouse @tomhams

tom ham's lighthouse

Big thanks to Tom Ham’s Lighthouse  for inviting me to review their restaurant. All pictures are PoshJournal’s and opinions and viewpoints are based on our own experiences. For your next visit to America’s Finest City I highly recommend that the first thing you do is follow these quick steps: Step 1:  Take the 3 minute cab ride from the airport over to the San Diego Bay. Step 2:  Grab a seat at…

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Stickhouse Gelato – Italian. Pure. Beautiful.

Stickhouse Gelato - Italian. Pure. Beautiful.

  Disclosure : #PR trip. Want to be featured on PoshJournal? All pictures are PoshJournal’s and opinions and viewpoints are based on our own experiences. Let’s chat via As I was planning my trip through France and Italy I thought a lot about the food I’d be eating.  Would I get tired of the rich French food and want to move on to a different country sooner than planned?  Would so much Italian food…

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The Pub at Chino Hills – A Gastropub Doing It Right @ThePubatCH

Chorizo Duck Tacos

Big thanks to The Pub at Chino Hills for inviting me to review their restaurant. All pictures are PoshJournal’s and opinions and viewpoints are based on our own experiences. Want to be featured on PoshJournal? Email me via Chino Hills is a city that blends together some very different beats of the drum.  It is in the suburbs of Los Angeles and therefore at close range to one of the world’s…

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