SoCal Style Essentials by Kapten & Son

I like to think of SoCal style as feminine, loose and beachy, polished but casual, and ultimately laid back. Here are some of my favorite style essentials!

The Best Time to Go to Portland

Laid-back, hip, and friendly, Oregon’s largest city is everything that you've heard it is and so much more. Here's the best time to go to Portland by month!

10 Epic Nature Escapes in the West

From the deepest caves of New Mexico to the highest peaks of Yellowstone, here are my favorite epic nature escapes in the West!

5 Fall Weekend Getaways on the West Coast

Few places on earth are as beautiful and diverse as the Pacific coastline. Here are my top 5 fall weekend getaways on the west coast!

Where to Find the Best Food in Portland

Whether you're looking for breakfast, dinner, or just a sweet treat, here's where to find the best food in Portland, Oregon!

The Best Time to Go to San Francisco

Cosmopolitan, modern, and trendsetting, San Francisco is a city with something for everyone. Here's the best time to go to San Francisco!

The Ultimate Girlfriend Getaway Guide to Virginia Beach

The modern, East Coast, beach town of Virginia Beach is a must for your next girls' weekend. Here's my guide to Virginia Beach for your girls' getaway!

The Best Time to Go to San Diego

For a getaway filled with fun and sun, look no further than California’s southernmost gem. Here's the best time to go to San Diego by month!

A Girlfriend Getaway at The Ritz-Carlton, Rancho Mirage

There’s nothing like a girlfriends’ getaway to The Ritz-Carlton Rancho Mirage! I spent a weekend here with my besties and we had a blast.

16 Things to Do in Southern California

With dive bars, designer boutiques, and divine beaches, there is truly something for everyone--here's my favorite things to do in Southern California!

Top Stops Along the Pacific Coast Highway

Ready for the ultimate American road trip? Get a convertible, pack your bikini and prepare for the adventure of a lifetime down the Pacific Coast Highway!

The Ultimate Southern USA Road Trip Itinerary

Hot weather, warm smiles, and some of the best grub in the country make up the foundation of the South. Here's my southern USA road trip itinerary!

5 Romantic Places for Couples in California

As California natives, we've picked our favorite, romantic places for couples in California to enjoy on a vacation, or staycation!

The Best Time to Go to Southern California

Of all the places I've been, California is still top for me. Here's the best time to visit the Golden State and the best time to go to Southern California!

The Ultimate Guide to Santa Barbara in a Weekend

Santa Barbara is the ultimate California coastal town. Here's my guide to Santa Barbara in a weekend and all the spots you need to hit!

Top Summer Weekend Getaways in the USA

From California to Maine to Texas to Alaska, there is so much to see in this beautiful, amazing country. Here are the top summer weekend getaways to take!