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Cherry and Strawberry U-Pick

Cherry and Strawberry U-Pick

Picking fruits at U-pick farms are a fun activity for the whole family and especially popular during Memorial Day weekend.  We had not done any outdoor activities as a family since the beginning of the Shelter In Place order.  I wasn’t sure if the farms […]

Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2020

Mother’s Day Gift Guide 2020

I can’t believe Mother’s Day is almost here. For some reason, I thought it was at the end of the month. I’ve compiled a list of all the things I would love to receive or have received in the past and have loved. Classic Comfy […]

Life in the Time of Coronavirus – Month 2

Life in the Time of Coronavirus – Month 2

Homeschooling My life lately has revolved around homeschooling and cooking. I use the term homeschooling loosely because the curriculum is set by the teachers.  Nevertheless, I’m still the one sitting next to my kindergartener guiding, monitoring, and making sure she does satisfactory work. Obviously she […]

Recent Favorite Amazon Purchases

Recent Favorite Amazon Purchases

1.  Cross Back Strappy Sports Bra – This is cute and well priced.  I also like that the sports bra is a longer length.  I got this in pink and black.  Just a warning that the padding is a bit thick but it can be […]

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 […]

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. […]