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
First, I want to thank everyone who gave me ideas on honeymoon locations from the last post. It’s so hard to choose when there are so many great locations. It’s Friday, it’s time for a giveaway!! A few weeks ago I reviewed Julian Bakery’s delicious bread. I made the Banana Grilled Sandwich using their low carb […]
We avoided the rush this weekend and picked out our tree on Monday night instead. It seems a lot of people also wanted to do the same thing as the parking lot was full. We really want to make the most of our fresh tree, and knowing that the days in between Thanksgiving & Christmas […]
After resting all day, I am feeling a little better tonight. I think I drank gallons of water, probably ate a whole bag of clementines and drank Emergen-C every hour. I’ll do what it takes to get better. I am determined. I ate soup all day but the most exciting thing I ate was my […]
trying out Texture magazine for the last three months. I loved it, when I found the time to use it. Since I barely logged in during the promo period, I will have to cancel the app. Maybe I’ll reactivate in the summer months, when there are more leisurely reading by the pool/beach. finishing our […]
After 15 hours of sleep total (not consecutive) and 8 cups of fresh ginger tea, I am feeling much better. I just rested, took a lot of vitamins, drank a lot of liquids and I think that’s all I needed. I was really looking forward to a blog event scheduled in San Diego this weekend, […]
I created this pancake and topping combination during my run today. During my cool down, my mind started thinking about breakfast. I had a nice and short run this morning, trying to keep my legs fresh for my 10K Turkey Trot tomorrow morning. I have been eating a lot of red food lately and it […]
I’ve made two batches of homemade ice pops in the last month and I’ve found many more flavors I would like to try throughout the summer. So far, the ones I’ve made are pretty healthy….healthy enough that I’m fine with my toddler eating it for breakfast. I want to make bigger batches of the […]
Greek yogurt is a tasty and popular food at my house. Besides being tasty and creamy, even when fat-free, Greek yogurt is higher in protein than regular yogurt. It is full of calcium and often low in calories and fat. I like Chobani yogurts because they offer a variety of flavors and they taste great. The […]