Succulents By The Sea in Santa Cruz, California

Colorado lifestyle blogger and photographer captures a dreamy spring morning in Santa Cruz, California. Pink and yellow succulents line the foggy pacific coast. A scene so alluring, you’ll consider a visit for yourself!

Victoria Lise Shoots Surf Competition

Junior NSSA Surf Competition Santa Cruz, CA

Walking down West Cliff drive one early morning, we came across a Junior surf competition. This is not unusual (as you could imagine) as surfing is a way of life for many Californians particularly in Santa Cruz. Kids not much older than 12 were jumping from the cliffs at Steamers into the powerful break.  Their technique and style was incredible and looked to be effortless. Carving the water, moving with intent and propelled by great force. Surfing, is a captivating sport. Whether or not your inclined to try it yourself just being a spectator is exciting enough! This was not…

Victoria Lise HoneyMooners Return Mermaid carved in rocks

The Honey-Mooners Return

Well, we made it back from our grand adventure on the road! We actually returned last week but we haven’t had working internet hence my long-standing absence. That’s life in the mountains for you~ thank goodness for the ability to set up a hotspot from a cell phone! I returned with so much content, inspiration and motivation to share but quickly became frustrated since I couldn’t actually upload anything. A gentle reminder from the universe that I am not in control as much as I would like to think so and perhaps there’s a plan greater than my own. We drove through Colorado,…

Road Trippin’ in the USA

Hi there friends! My husband and I have started our Western Americana road trip which also happens to be our honeymoon! It has been nothing short of amazing thus far! Warm weather, palm trees, changing landscapes, and each other. We even brought our pup along for good measure.  I may not be able to share a whole lot while on the road but here are a few captures from the beginning of our travels.     Are you a fan of road trips? Whats your favorite roads to travel? I am so very grateful for all of the brilliant connections…