A mere 65 miles northwest of L.A., Ojai is known for the "Pink Moment," when the sun sets and everyone stops, faces east and silently takes in the awe-inspiring pink hue on the Topatopa Bluffs, towering more than 5,000 feet above the valley floor.
What are the activities that one can do in the Los Angeles area for a day? Don't forget about the often-neglected middle child, the South Bay, as it too has just as much to offer as its neighboring cities.
Exhaustion is simply par for the Pampers ridden course. How to reclaim one's moxie? The mommy field trip: a weekend getaway sans children. My vision of Zen is a sunny and glamorous spot where I can rest my mind, energize my body and rejuvenate my complexion.
America's cities are full of hidden charms--special places that offer respite from the bustle of the metropolis. I love seeking out those quiet spots where I can spend a peaceful afternoon alone, or with a close companion or two.