The Mom Blog touts tent camping as the best way to see Big Sur. She has some great tips on planning your own tent trip. Saturday's Mud Run was as full of crazy antics as ever.

Here are some photos from the event: The Monterey Bay Aquarium has a new program of Aquarium Adventures that includes behind-the-scenes and under-the-seas tours, trips on Aquarium research ships and other fascinating trips. Book before they sell out! Fred Couples talks about golfing with Justin Timberlake in his SF Chronicle blog. Get a sneak peek at The Spa at Pebble Beach with highlights from photographer Scott Campbell's shoot. Get the 17 Mile Drive experience as Danae D shows you around - virtually. Take a visit to the other side of Monterey County with a pair of RVers who are exploring Salinas. Foodbuzz gives a foodies-eye view of Passionfish in Pacific Grove.