What’s my Hobby? Day 1

I don’t have anything in particular I love to do as a hobby short of taking Instagram photos and applying way too many filters. BUT I do find time to plan a large trip at least once or twice a year and each month is filled with new adventures on the weekends. I blame working full time. And the gym… I’m too tired to want to do a hobby short of sitting on the couch by the end of the day.

BUT that was not the case this last weekend. I took hubby on a birthday weekend to lovely San Diego. I loved living there with my West Coast sister and was so happy to go back and be a tourist in my home town.

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The first day was spent walking around Balboa Park and burning off the calories from our In-and-Out Burger binge. Have you heard of Animal Style? Hubby got both his burger and fries Animal Style. We were stuffed for a while but worked off enough energy that we wanted to try a dessert at The Prado. Smart Casual by day and Dressy by night it was a perfect pick me up. We decided on an Apple Pear Crisp al la mode. It. Was. Delicous.

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We checked into our hotel after this. We stayed on a beach front property that belonged to the Navy located on Coronado Island. The view was amazing but I was equally amazed at the architecture in the lobby. 

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We decided to go to his birthday dinner on the Island so we took Stephanie’s recommendation and reserved a table at the Brigantine Seafood restaurant. Hubby had the Swordfish and I had fresh fish tacos that were delicious! He even tried a local beer that was made in small batches on the island! How cool!

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We slept good that night! Took us 12 hours to get there (plane issues), but it was worth it. End of Day 1!

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