On the Red Carpet

I have very exciting news at the end of the post I.AM.SO.EXCITED!! My gym session this morning included 2 miles of warm-up on the treadmill. Afterwards, I completed 45 minutes of upper body strength training. I felt the burn today, so good. Pancake Sunday was on today. I made my sweet potato protein pancakes. I […]

Year of the Rabbit

My family celebrates a few traditions that stem from the Chinese culture, however Chinese New Year is not of them. We celebrated the New Year at midnight on December 31st but few of our friends celebrated their New Year today. Today is the Chinese New Year or Lunar New Year and it is the year […]


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 […]