Sweet & Salty

I woke up to a beautiful weather outside. Even though I wanted to stay in bed and sleep in, I knew I had a busy day ahead of me so I wanted to get out and do some light activities. I have trouble motivating myself to go out of the house for a workout on […]

Christmas Day

After my family’s Christmas Eve party, I woke up early on Christmas Day ready to greet the day 🙂   I was the first one to wake up. So I made a pot of coffee and sat down near the fireplace and just relaxed. Ahhhhh, I love the smell of Christmas and being surrounded by […]

All Is Bright

All is bright at home. And my backyard 🙂 Disneyland is my playground. As I’ve mentioned before, me and the fiance and our friends have annual passes to Disneyland. Going to Disneyland during holiday season is so magical. It is so festive. Our weather in Southern California has been really really cold. It’s around mid […]

Cravings

I had a lot of dessert sampling during Thanksgiving. There were some impressive spread of chocolate cakes, cookies, pies and etc. All home-made. I didn’t know this until recently, but the fiance’s family (his cousins) includes some very talented bakers. I believe one went to culinary or pastry school. I enjoyed browsing thru a ton […]

Lobster & First Dance Songs

Lobster Season The fiance’s hobby is fishing and diving. It’s lobster season right now so when he has time, he takes his boat and dives for lobster at night.  So around this season, we usually have fresh lobster in the house. With freshly caught lobster, he cooked paella dish with shrimp, lobster and brown rice. […]