Swimming with Manta Rays, Hawaii, Big Island
Hi my name is Lea. Welcome! I try to live a healthy and balanced life while satisfying my sweet tooth. I love baking and anything with coconuts.
You will find a mix of food, travel, books, photography and daily life stories in my blog. I live in sunny Orange County, CA.
You can reach me at HealthyCoconutBlog at gmail dot com
Nutella and pumpkin, my trusty old friends that I seem to only see during Fall season. I have been making this pumpkin nutella bread for years, I bake it for friends and family and also make it whenever I do fundraising in a form of a bake sale. I’ve adapted it to my […]
Chocolate Birthday Cake. Making this triple chocolate cake for my husband’s birthday made me happy. Last year I bought donuts and stacked them for his cake and this year I really wanted to make a cake for him. He loved it and I saved myself a piece to enjoy for a later time when […]
For the last two years, I’ve done a bake sale during fall season to raise funds for charity. We fundraise and do the 5K walk every October. As part of my contribution to my team, I like to do a bake sale so I can raise money and entice family and friends to donate to a […]
30 is just the beginning. This year a lot of my close friends are turning 30, all of us are 80s babies. (Source) 30 is going to be my number for the year. I have some goals that revolves around the number 30. One of them is running 30K before I turn 30. When our […]
Hello friend :) I hope your weekend is going well. With a newborn at home, my days and nights are starting to blur these days. I constantly look at my phone to check what day/date it is. But I do know it’s April, and this month will be a special month for me since I will […]
It has been that kind of week where I am just craving carbs and can’t get enough of it. When I do eat a lot of carbs, I make sure that I eat healthier carbs by choosing whole wheat or whole grains when I can. For breakfast, I made pancakes using Kodiak Pancake mix. Eating […]
We are going on vacation and heading south of the border! Be… Right… Back… See you next week :)
Weekends are for waking up late and then making almond flour waffles to start out your day. Weekends are for being at the pool all day. Weekends are for spending time with my niece and being surrounded by her cuteness all day. Weekends are for enjoying ice cream. Weekends are for long and leisurely runs […]