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San Diego Road Trip: Artelexia in the Mazda CX-9

San Diego Road Trip: Artelexia in the Mazda CX-9

I am obsessed with the idea of cultivating a public creative space. I am always drawn to places of inspiration. I guess it’s the artist in me. I recently had the chance to drive down to one of my favorite…

Art Hustling in the Mazda3

Art Hustling in the Mazda3

I recently ventured out and did something I’ve been wanting to do for years: I made prints of my original artwork to sell. It may sound like a small thing but trust me, being a mother with a large family…

California coastin’ in the Kia Sportage

California coastin’ in the Kia Sportage

The beauty of California never ceases to amaze me. I’ve lived here my entire life and I never grow tired of its majesty. I recently had the chance to drive a 2017 Kia Sportage SX for a week so naturally,…

Soccer mom life + the Hyundai Santa Fe

Soccer mom life + the Hyundai Santa Fe

I love to watch my kids play soccer but I want my old life back. The life I had when I could sleep in on Saturdays. My weekends were wide open — those were the good old days. The days…

Experiencing Chicano Park in the Kia Soul EV

Experiencing Chicano Park in the Kia Soul EV

There are two things I really love in this world: San Diego and Chicano Art. The first part of this love fest started in the 70’s, when my parents moved our little family from East L.A to San Diego. We…

Grown folk concert essentials + the Kia Sorento

Grown folk concert essentials + the Kia Sorento

I’ve always had a thing for live music. I grew up with a father who loved going to concerts and seeing live shows and I guess some of that just rubbed off on me. As soon as I was old…

Rock star status: Driving the Mazda 6

Rock star status: Driving the Mazda 6

They told me that driving the Mazda 6 in Soul Red would make me feel like a rock star and they weren’t kidding. I drive a hooptie. There is no other way around it. I’d rather skip the finer details…

So Cal beach adventure in the Kia Sedona SXL

So Cal beach adventure in the Kia Sedona SXL

There is nothing like a Southern California road trip down the coast in a sweet ride like the Kia Sedona SXL. I am a born and bred California girl. I can’t imagine not being able to get in my car…

Road tripping: Santa Barbara and the Lincoln MKC

Road tripping: Santa Barbara and the Lincoln MKC

When a friend messages you and asks if you can sneak away with her for a quick road trip to Santa Barbara to experience the new 2015 Lincoln MKC for a couple days, you say yes. Yes, yes, yes. I’ve…