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Best Desserts in Santa Ynez

Best Desserts in Santa Ynez

Santa Ynez may be known for many things, such as hiking trails and horseback riding, but as anyone that has a sweet tooth knows, Solvang is home to some of the best dessert shops in Santa Ynez. Luckily for you they are conveniently walking distance from each other and...
Best Santa Ynez Coffee Shops

Best Santa Ynez Coffee Shops

Santa Ynez Valley doesn’t just offer up the best restaurants, the best hotels, and best wineries, it also is home to some of the best coffee houses and tea merchants around southern california. Nothing better than starting your day off with a good cup of coffee or...
Best Santa Maria Wineries

Best Santa Maria Wineries

Did you know that some of the best wineries are in Santa Maria Valley?  Solvang, Santa Ynez, and Los Olivos are some fantastic wine tasting near Santa Maria, as well.  However, if you drive long enough down Foxen Canyon Road you will find yourself in the heart of...
Best Women’s Clothing Boutiques in Santa Ynez

Best Women’s Clothing Boutiques in Santa Ynez

If you are looking for a fun weekend with restaurants in Santa Ynez and the best Santa Ynez wineries — you’ll need to find the best designer and vintage clothing finds for your trip as well! Check out our top 5 best locally owned Santa Ynez clothing boutiques. From...
10 Things To Do in Santa Ynez (Besides Wine Tasting)

10 Things To Do in Santa Ynez (Besides Wine Tasting)

Everyone knows Santa Ynez Valley wineries and Santa Ynez golf courses bring visitors from all across the country to this beautiful spot along the central coast, but there is more to do than wine tasting if you’re considering visiting Santa Ynez this weekend. So here...
Bursts of Light in the Dark

Bursts of Light in the Dark

Once every few years I experience something akin to a miracle. Just at the point when the world stage is so disturbing it is hard to imagine what it will be like to raise children, my community stands up for love. A family tragedy becomes the inspiration for what...