Park View Neighborhood Welcome :: The New Home Company

This post is sponsored by Whitney Ranch but as always, the thoughts and opinions are all my own. Thank you for supporting The Heart of Dani. At this point, I am beginning to feel like the resident guest at Whitney Ranch. I am getting to know the community more and more with each visit and…

Oakcrest :: Living in Style

This post is sponsored by Whitney Ranch CA, but as always, the thoughts and opinions are my own. Thank you for supporting The Heart of Dani! Who doesn’t LOVE touring model homes? There is something about viewing a newly built home and picturing my children’s little feet running around on Christmas morning that sends me…

Favorite Family-Friendly Places to Eat and Play in Tucson, AZ

If you have been following me, you may know that I have some deep roots in Arizona... Tucson in particular. While my heart will always be in the Bay Area, my soul is in Tucson. Let me explain... I was born in Tucson, moved to San Jose, CA when I was two-years-old and lived there…

The ALL NEW Chuck E. Cheese in Newark

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Chuck E. Cheese's . The opinions and text are all mine. Thank you for supporting The Heart of Dani! If you are like me, you grew up with pizza and a giant mouse named Chuck E. Cheese. Being born right after Christmas, most of…

Inaugural Global Food Fair at Mountain House

This post is sponsored by Mountain House, but the thoughts and opinions are all mine. Thank you for supporting The Heart of Dani! Good food and family are what it is all about. I was so happy to be invited to the AMAZING Inaugural Global Food Fair at Mountain House, California. We have visited this…

My Adventure with REI :: Sea Otter Kayak Excursion

This post is sponsored by REI but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. Living in the beautiful Bay Area, great weather brings an abundance of outdoor activities. We are truly blessed to have so much nature in our backyard. I have decided that getting back to nature is one very important way…

Whitney Ranch Movie Night :: A Real Sense of Community

This post is sponsored by Whitney Ranch but as always, the thoughts and opinions are all mine. Thank you for supporting The Heart of Dani. We have pretty much become professionals when it comes to road-tripping. Whether they are long trips or small trips, we have it down. The drive to beautiful Rocklin, CA was…

Love Begins at Home :: Oliveto at Mountain House, CA

This post is sponsored by Mountain House Developers  but as always, the thoughts and opinions are all mine. Thank you for supporting The Heart of Dani! It is amazing to me how many beautiful areas there are in Northern California. We do quite a bit of traveling, but there is still so much we have…

South Lake Tahoe in the Summer :: 10 Things to do With Kids!

We just completed our annual trip to South Lake Tahoe, and like every year, I leave feeling a little nostalgic. The memories that this beautiful place holds in our lives is irreplaceable. My in-laws have been hosting this annual family trip for over 15 years (10 that I have been a part of). Every year,…

Summer Vibes :: The Water is Waiting

This post is sponsored by Discover Boating but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. What is my favorite thing about living near the coast? The water of course! The beautiful California summer sunshine is here and we have so many options when it comes to the outdoors and almost all include the…