{this week} highlights & pictures

  This Week: we celebrated our 4th wedding anniversary we enjoyed a special treatsfor breakfast with cinnamon buns shaped in #4 we grilled steak and veggies for dinner (my current favorite dinner) visited children’s museum, where little man played with the giant stationary bus and pretended to be a park ranger took our first dip […]

10 books on my reading list for summer 2015

(this picture has nothing to do with my list, except I wanted to take a picture of the current popular books while at Costco) Currently I am in the season of life where I am loving reading more than anything else. I want to read  more than I want to watch TV and I look […]

{recipe} bacon corn dip

Whenever I host friends and family for a get together, I try to be a good host and have some dip or snacks ready as soon as the first guests arrives. This summer, just like last summer, we are hosting a lot of weekend pool party and BBQ at our house.  Most of the time, […]

{this week} highlights & pictures

“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 […]

{recipe} homemade taco seasoning & taco salad

  When I was doing Whole30, I got really good at reading labels and it opened up my eyes. Even my seasonings and dried herb mixes had a ton of ingredients I couldn’t understand or pronounced.  I made this taco seasoning back in March and this week I made my second batch. It’s great with […]

weekend bbq, pool and movies

We had a wonderful weekend. It was finally warm enough to dip in our pool so we invited our family over to swim, eat early dinner and watch movies. I feel like this is what summer weekends are made of. The hubby had a good fishing trip and caught several large fish, so we had […]