Category Archives: EATS

EATS: DIY Sushi

As a busy lady, I am on a constant look out for easy weeknight options.  Anything that takes less than 30 minutes to make is a must-try in my book.  From my previous posts, I have come up with a … Continue reading

Posted in CAREER, EATS, HOME, KIDS, PARENTING | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment

EATS: Sick Day Noodle Soup 

On my way out from work, I got a call that Plum was not feeling well.  I drove like a mad woman and hurried in to school.  “Mommy!”  Plum called out and ran to me.  We checked with a thermometer.  … Continue reading

Posted in EATS, HEALTH, HOME | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Let’s Take Stock: Five Things To Do NOW

As we recover from the shock and disbelief, what should we do, NOW? Continue reading

Posted in EATS, HEALTH, HOME | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Halloween Veggie Delight: Jack-O’-Peppers!

EATS: Halloween Veggie Delight Makes 2 servings  Ingredients:  2 orange bell peppers  lettuce  blueberries  carrot sticks dangling fresh herbs: thyme or parsley work well Instead of carving our pumpkins (too much work!) this year, when I saw these gorgeous orange bell … Continue reading

Posted in EATS, HEALTH, HOME, KIDS | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Good Pairing: Mercado+LACMA

Good pairing: date night option in LA! Continue reading

Posted in COUPLE, EATS, TRAVEL | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Eats: Sweetfin Poké

A quiet day of self reflection accompanied by fresh delicious raw foods @sweetfin Continue reading

Posted in EATS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

EATS: Weeknight Ginger Lemon Sea Bass

Sea bass has a buttery, flaky and firm texture.  Combined with its mild flavor, sea bass fillet lends itself to a nice marinate.  Monkey King and I have a weekly “date night dinner” at home where we eat at a … Continue reading

Posted in COUPLE, EATS | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

Eats: Malibu Farm Pier Cafe

Drive along the California coastline.  It’s breathtaking.  Sublime.  We live in Southern California yet we seldom have time to visit the beach.  To take advantage of this glorious weather and scenery, we visited Malibu during the Fourth of July weekend.  … Continue reading

Posted in EATS | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Birthday Pictures: Mini Celebration

My all-time favorite author, Haruki Murakami, has an anthology called “Birthday Stories“.  I am re-reading it right now.  This inspired me to start a post series called “Birthday Pictures”, where I keep a collection of photos from various birthday celebrations … Continue reading

Posted in EATS, KIDS | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Eats: Ahwahnee Dining Room

Not sure if camping outdoor is your thing?  To be honest, I had my doubts before our trip too!  Especially after I talked with a couple of my friends who camped at Yosemite 20 years ago.  They told me that … Continue reading

Posted in EATS, TRAVEL | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment