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
As baby H transitioned from pureed food to solid foods to regular table foods, the recipes I made in the kitchen also transitioned to make them toddler friendly. I just made little adjustments to make sure that whatever food I prepared for the hubby and I, that I was able to adapt and feed to […]
One of the reasons I love Fall is because it’s the season of many festivities. Since leaves don’t really change color in L.A., the first sign of fall for me are the colorful pumpkins. I see them being displayed at stores, then next I see the pumpkin patch locations in the neighborhood but the biggest […]
“Never lose sight of the fact that just being is fun” Katharine Hepburn This week: – I went on a hike with friends on Sunday morning and reached 26K steps on my fitbit by end of day. – We spent half a day at Disneyland and met-up with friends so we can be introduced […]
I made healthy cookies. They are made without added sugar, the sweetness comes from banana and shredded coconut. I made these to enjoy with my afternoon tea at work and also to bring during my recent trip to Portland. I’m planning to make another batch to stock up my freezer stash :) The first […]
I love making casseroles because I feel warm and good inside whenever I eat them. The hard part is prepping all the ingredients before you throw it all in to bake. The easy part (which I think outweighs the hard part) is the plethora of leftovers for quick dinners throughout the week. I also love […]
Happy New Year! Have a great time welcoming the new year. Be safe and have fun! I’ll see you in 2012. Great memories from 2011 Puerto Vallarta vacation for our wedding week. Our wedding day Our Honeymoon in Pearl Farm in the Philippines Touring underground river in Palawan, Philippines (honeymoon) Swimming in a cave in […]
I don’t know about you but I am not ready to let go of Halloween yet. I think I’m going to extend Halloween celebration for another week. This year’s Halloween festivities was so much fun. We went to both Knott’s Scary Farm and Universal Studios Horror Nights. Unfortunately the only pictures that survived are from […]
The Julian Bakery Bread Giveaway is Shanna from Shanna Like Banana. Shanna, please email me your contact information at HealthyCoconutBlog@gmail.com. Thank you to everyone who entered, I will have another giveaway soon! A big thank you to Julian Bakery for letting me host this giveaway. Granola Exchange This week, me and another lovely blogger […]