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Best Peanut Butter Cookie Recipe Found!

Best Peanut Butter Cookie Recipe Found!

Have you ever been to Anthony’s Cookies in San Francisco or Berkeley? They have some of the most amazing cookies. I highly recommend going if you’re in the area. One of my favorite is their peanut butter cookie. Unfortunately, it’s not on their daily menu, […]

My Favorite 2019 Purchases

My Favorite 2019 Purchases

Here are some of my favorite purchases of the year. Some are pricey items and some are more affordable. Longchamp Le Pliage Club Nylon Backpack ($140 or $98 for seasonal colors when on sale)- I prefer the coordinating leather color combination vs the regular nylon […]

Cost Plus World Market – Hello Kitty

Cost Plus World Market – Hello Kitty

I haven’t been to Cost Plus World Market in a while now. While looking for some Hello Kitty Christmas gifts, I saw that Cost Plus was doing a collaboration with Sanrio, so I had to go check it out. OMG! There was just too much […]

SoCal College Tour Fall 2019 – Part II

SoCal College Tour Fall 2019 – Part II

Don’t miss Part I of the college tour where I go over visiting UCLA, USC, and UC Irvine. UCSD UC San Diego is actually in La Jolla, CA. We made our way down to La Jolla for our next college tour. This is our second […]

SoCal College Tour Fall 2019 Part I

SoCal College Tour Fall 2019 Part I

This post is long overdue. After getting back from our trip, I got sick for nearly two weeks. I had a cough that lasted for a month. I’m finally feeling 100%! I thought my cough would never go away! Anyways, here is Part I of […]

U-Pick Apples – Clearview Organic Orchards

U-Pick Apples – Clearview Organic Orchards

A couple of weekends ago, we drove out to Clearview Organic to do some apple picking. It’s such a lovely activity to do with the kids. I’ve been here twice previously. This is by far my favorite apple orchard. Their trees are dwarf trees which […]

Our Weekend – Bay Area Kids’ Book Fair and Apple Tart Tatin

Our Weekend – Bay Area Kids’ Book Fair and Apple Tart Tatin

This weekend was pretty low key for us. The highlight was seeing my youngest daughter’s expression when she saw Piggie and Gerald, the famous Mo Willems characters, at the Bay Area Kids’ Book Fair. She loves her Elephant and Piggie books and makes me read […]

Our Weekend – Farmer’s Market and Pumpkin Patch

Our Weekend – Farmer’s Market and Pumpkin Patch

I love going to farmer’s markets and seeing all the vibrant colors and fresh selection of fruits and vegetables. Over the weekend, I stopped by our small local farmer’s market. I was on a mission to buy some fresh strawberries before the season is over. […]

Shopping Online for Asian Groceries – Review of Weee!

Shopping Online for Asian Groceries – Review of Weee!

Do you get excited when you get a delivery? Even though I’ve been using Weee! for almost a year now, I still get excited when I receive a package from them. Weee! is the largest online Asian grocery delivery company. I live in the San […]

Eyebrow Tinting Tutorial

Eyebrow Tinting Tutorial

I got my eyebrows tinted for the very first in May this year and now I’m hooked. I was uncertain about the results initially. At first, they seemed very dark and overpowering, but gradually, I got used to them and really love it now. I […]