Catching Sunshine Blog

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Wund3rkid, Palo Alto

A new indoor play place recently opened in Palo Alto! It is near the intersection of California and El Camino Avenues. The beautiful space is very clean with high ceilings and great natural lighting. We were...

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Seven Seas Park

I’ve heard great things about Seven Seas Park, the new neighborhood park in Sunnyvale, and it lived up to my expectations! Nice, new equipment and palm trees throughout – I felt like I was...

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Gingerbread Holiday Tea at Fairmont San Francisco

We met our friends for fancy holiday tea at the Fairmont in San Francisco. The lobby is beautiful! The real life-size gingerbread house is incredible and smells amazing. There is also a small Children’s play...

Yosemite Part III: Glacier Point

Sleeping in the van instead of our tent worked out really well for us. We slept well and stayed warm. However, it was another cold night and everyone else was still sleeping in their...

Yosemite Part II: Tioga Road

We woke up the next morning convinced we were going to cut the trip short and head home. We were not well-prepared for the temperature drop we experienced at night in the higher elevation...

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Yosemite Part I: Valley

Paul’s immediate family lives in New Mexico and Orange County, CA. In order to visit each other and see a new destination, we took a group trip to Yosemite the last weekend of September. The...