#weekendcoffeeshare: A warm winter day

Hello, everyone. Grab some coffee from the French press. I bought breakfast croissants from my neighborhood donut shop. Grab some — I have enough for everyone! It is warm winter day in Los Angeles. We were planning to go to the mountains and see some snow again this weekend but the snow had already melted. The weather has been in the high 80s all weekend … Continue reading #weekendcoffeeshare: A warm winter day

Five things Friday: What I will miss from maternity leave

This is my last Friday before I head back into work so I decided to write about things I will miss about maternity leave. To be honest, I did not really enjoy maternity leave. I thought I would, and was ready to give myself four months or even six months where I would live off the remaining three months from my savings. Instead I decided … Continue reading Five things Friday: What I will miss from maternity leave

The hummingbirds and the bees

Selvatura Park, Monteverde, Costa Rica – September 2016 We went to Costa Rica during Labor Day weekend about four years ago. Selvatura Park was one of my favorite experiences in Costa Rica. You walk across many hanging bridges bridges to explore the cloud forest, a butterfly garden, and a hummingbird garden. The hummingbird garden was my attempt in capturing hummingbirds at mid-flight. Also, I have … Continue reading The hummingbirds and the bees

Five things Friday: This week turned into a month

Five things Friday is a post where I share five things that either made my week, what I am thinking about, or would like to share with all of you! 1. January 6th, 2021 I don’t think I’ll ever forget the Insurrection of January 6th, 2021. I felt like this whole week became a month as we crawled into Friday. The Insurrection was a culmination … Continue reading Five things Friday: This week turned into a month

A year in review: 20 for (20)20

I was reviewing my 20 for (20)20 to see how many goals I completed for the year. I am sure I did not meet most of these goals. So let’s review: (1) Visit 20 different museums, landmarks, or national parks.  The majority of these places were from our Europe trip earlier this year. Let’s count, shall we? Milan: Monza racetrack, Sforzesco Castle (2) Paris: I’ve … Continue reading A year in review: 20 for (20)20