Recipe for a Southern California Day:
Step 1: Climb a tree at Salt Creek Beach while waiting for the trolley.
Step 2: Put on some shades.
Step 3: Gather your cousins and jump on the trolley.
Step 4: Admire the ocean view while riding up the Pacific Coast Highway.
Step 5: Don’t let the wind blow you away.
Step 6: Get Laguna’s best gelato and share with your brother in the back alley.
Step 7: Walk through a Laguna Beach art museum.
Step 8: Head to Laguna Beach.
Step 9: Find the beach playground equipment.
Step 10: Climb the sloped tree trunk.
Step 11: Jump!
Step 12: Ignore the tantrummer.
Step 13: Scratch that; dog pile on the tantrummer.
Step 14: Cousin pile-up.
Step 15: Convince the trantrummer to join you.
Step 16: Jump on the trolley again and take in the PCH views.
Step 17: Cap off a beautiful day at the local pool.
Step 18: Repeat this tradition every year.