Taco Tuesday Vegan Fiesta!


Taco Tuesday, original post huh?  But seriously, who doesn't LOVE Mexican food?  And here in Southern California, there's about 1 good restaurant on each block, each claiming it has the best Mexi food in town.  And it is all goooooood,  only Continue Reading



Here are some snaps from the past week.  It was another GORGEOUS weekend here in SoCal.  Truly amazing.  Spent a lot of time outside, gardening, poolside, walking the dog, BBQ in Hermosa Beach with a great group, and finally topping off the weekend Continue Reading

Lavender Cupcakes


Along with the great weather we had last weekend, we got to celebrate those beautiful, loving, selfless women we call MOM!  We had some family in town, along with all my brothers and the bf, which added to how special the day was.  I could NEVER do Continue Reading

Grilled Salmon


Was last weekend perfect everywhere or just Southern California?  I swear, just when my mind starts to wonder thinking about other places I want to live, SoCal pulls out the big guns.  Blue skies, warm weather...heaven. Time for Saturday morning Continue Reading



Week Recap Watching my Giants play at Dodger Stadium Wine club delivery from Charles Krug The loves of my life! Dug up the first potatoes of the season! Continue Reading

Creamy Avocado Hummus


Ciao Cleanse! So my 3 day juice cleanse is now my two-day juice cleanse.  I gave it a good fight, but juices (juicing machine? liquids?), you win!  Last night was hard, I had ZERO energy.  I was pretty foggy too.  Today I felt the same way.  I had Continue Reading

Juice Cleanse Day 2!


So I am day 2 of the Juice Cleanse!  Yesterdays post was all over the place, much like my head I think.  I felt like I was in the clouds most of the day.   Morning Report:  That foggy head feeling isn't quite as intense today, but I certainly do not Continue Reading

Juice Cleanse – Day 1


LOTS of veggies and fruits for three days.  This is what I have just signed up for.  I'm going through a juice cleanse, right now actually.  It's almost the end of the first day.  I have decided to share my recipes, thoughts, and feelings daily as I Continue Reading



Well, that was a fun weekend!! I love holidays, especially ones that involve sun, Mexican food, and Margaritas!!  Hope it was a fun-filled weekend for all :-) Continue Reading