Going Bananas for Bananas

I have been craving bananas. I find them everywhere I go, mini bananas the length of your fingers, regular bananas, frozen bananas and banana bread.    We have a resident baker at my work. My co-worker likes to bake and she brings plenty of treats for us to eat at work. One of her recent creation was banana […]

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That Special Book in My Life

I have been reading a lot of textbooks lately and I missed the time where I read books for pleasure. Today got me thinking about that special book in my life. The book that I can read over and over is Tuesdays with Morrie by Mitch Albom.  I lost count how many times I’ve read […]

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Distraction – Wedding Venue Site Visit

I have days were I feel so distracted that I literally have to take it minute by minute. Today I set an alarm for an hour to do ONE task. Then another hour for another task. I see small progress. My mind never stops and one thing leads to another and next thing you know, I’ve spent half […]

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I heart Seattle

Last fall I went on a travel-spree with friends, I guess you can say, I had wanderlust. I had some vacation days, great deals on hotels and all I needed was to pick a place and  go. I picked Seattle. I like organizing group trips, creating itineraries and researching places to visit and food to […]

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Corn Muffin…Dairy Free

I wanted to get out of my comfort zone and make something I’ve never made before.  I usually go for recipes that have pictures, so I know what the finish product is suppose to look like, something to compare to. But heck I figured, I know what corn bread and corn muffins look like, no […]

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Hollywood Bowl – Planet Earth Live

Saturday night at the Hollywood Bowl watching Planet Earth Live was really fun. It was my first time going to the venue and I’m glad I finally went and even better, went to a Planet Earth Live event. We saw spectacular footage from the BBC television series Planet Earth, first time high-def is being shown […]

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Hawaiian Dinner

I have been looking forward to our plans tonight. Tonight is my night off from my studies to go have some fun with the fiance and friends. We started off with dinner early at King’s Hawaiian Restaurant since we were taking the shuttle to Hollywood Bowl around 6pm. King’s Hawaiian is known for their bakery […]

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Peaches N’ Cream

I love oatbran for breakfast. It’s so versatile and you can create different flavor combinations. Today’s combo was Peaches N’ Cream.  1/3 C Oatbran 1 C water 1/3 C Almond Milk Vanilla Protein Powder 1/2 C fresh peaches 1 T unsweetened coconut flakes Oatbran served in this really fun bowl or large mug.  I love it. I […]

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Fruitmeal

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 […]

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Lunch on the Run

After a 5 mile run this morning, I did some studying and got ready for an appointment at 1pm. I had to make a quick and healthy lunch with whatever I already had in the refrigerator. I didn’t have time to cook anything. Egg salad with hummus.                                                                   2 boiled eggs 1-2 tablespoon hummus (I […]

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