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, baby babble and daily life stories in my blog. I live in Southern Cali. I am a new mom to a baby boy born on March 2013.
You can reach me at HealthyCoconutBlog at gmail dot com
Friday night was my “Ugly Christmas Sweater” themed party with my friends. Ready for the uglies? Which sweater do you think is the ugliest? It was a really fun party. We giggled and laughed at each other the whole night and posted pictures on Facebook to see who would win the ugliest. Since the party […]
While my friend Cher ran her Disneyland Half Marathon race, she inspired me to do my own workout at the gym. I spent 45 minutes on the elliptical and all I can think of was her having so much fun at the race with Mickey and friends. I think I have the racing itch again. […]
I am all about short cuts on days where life gets really busy, and that includes short cut on food preparation. I do my best to have at least 2 servings of vegetables every day. I usually eat vegetables with my lunch and dinner plate. Frozen vegetable packs are a staple in our freezer because […]
When the fruits outweighs the oatmeal, I call it a Fruitmeal. Can you see the oatmeal in this picture? This is my typical breakfast these days. Fresh fruits eaten for breakfast, snacks and dinner…is what I call summer meals. Today’s Oats includes: 1/3 cup oatmeal 1 cup unsweetened almond milk 1 scoop vanilla protein powder […]
I am going to split my bridal shower recaps because there are so many things I want to remember during these special celebrations leading up to the wedding. They are going to be very detailed recap, they are for me and to preserve each precious memory so I can look back down the road and not […]
(picture taken by Chris during our babymoon in Hawaii last November) September! Oh man, can you believe it’s already September? First off, I took an unplanned break from blogging. It felt good to unplug for the summer. I removed Facebook from my phone and tried to only post on Instagram when baby was asleep. […]
Last weekend, we drove up to Mammoth (one of my favorite places to go and relax) and spent a few days relaxing at a beautiful cabin surrounded by majestic mountains and fresh air. We go to Mammoth every year, twice this year, and this year’s second trip couldn’t have come at a better time. There […]
I am San Francisco bound this morning on my way to the Foodbuzz Blogger Festival. I’m at the airport waiting for my flight to San Francisco. My flight is delayed so might as well take advantage of the free internet :) It’s another beautiful day in SoCal, sad to leave the sunshine but I’m prepared […]