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Santa Barbara Funk Zone Photo and Food Tour

Posted by on Jan 20, 2016 in Dining, Santa Barbara | 2 comments

As our Uber pulled up to the friendly Dolphin statue nestled in the center of Stearns Wharf, a wave of questions rushed through my mind. Although I am a frequent patron of the Funk Zone, Santa Barbara’s dynamic new adult playground bustling with 20 wineries, a brewery, distillery, gourmet restaurants, and art galleries, we were now official guests on the Eat This, Shoot That Funk Zone Photo and Food Tour in Santa Barbara. I’d never been on a three-hour excursion like this! Sip, Savor, and Snap Pics in Santa Barbara What would our tour group be like? Exactly how far would we have to walk? Just how funky would we get? Hopping out of the car, greeted by the gentle breeze and the breathtaking trifecta of massive mountains, miles of ocean, and blue skies, my inner soundtrack of Gilligan’s...

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Award Winning Pizza at Persona in Santa Barbara

Posted by on Oct 27, 2015 in Family, Santa Barbara, Travel | 0 comments

We attended as guests of Persona For those of you who know Santa Barbara, you surely love it as much as I do. And for those of you who haven’t yet ventured north from Orange County to this little slice of paradise, I can highly recommend it. Last June, my family and I packed up our belongings and sold our OC house to move to SB. I always thought that California has a relaxed vibe but SB takes it down a notch to a very easy going pace. People are friendly and unassuming, palm trees are swaying in the crisp sea breeze and the wine is free flowing at the many wine tasting rooms. Downtown SB is dominated by State Street, with its shops and cafes. It is here that Persona Wood Fired Pizzeria opened its doors 3 years...

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