Bowl of Soul

Verve Coffee Roasters has taken over my town, in a good way.  They started roasting beans in the Bay Area and their tasty roasts and hip branding have catapulted them to the highest ranks of the coffee scene.  Their baristas are of competition

Santa Cruz Surf Film Festival: Review

The curtain has closed on Santa Cruz’s first annual surf film festival.  A great mix of films were shown and a surf vibe filled the salty air of the beach town.  Young and old, surfer and non-surfer, came out to view the collection of

Santa Cruz Surf Film Festival

Surfing and Santa Cruz seem to go hand in hand.  Santa Cruz battled it out with Huntington Beach to officially be called “Surf City, USA.”  They lost, but surf culture is quite ubiquitous in the Northern California coastal town.  The