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Farmer’s Market Haul (with meal ideas)!

Farmer’s Market Haul (with meal ideas)!

Last summer, I fell madly in love with the Torrance Farmer’s Market. I love it because it’s big so there is a lot of selection, but not so big that you can’t get to know the vendors. I looooove that it’s a year-round market (since […]

Memorial Day Weekend 2013

Memorial Day Weekend 2013

This is technically our second Memorial Day stateside but it’s our first time actually celebrating it. Last year we were just mostly confused by it because the long weekend in May in Canada is the weekend before. Totally cruel, but this year we were ready! […]

Easter Potluck Photies

Easter Potluck Photies

I have had the most amazing treat of joining a sweet, tight, cheerful group of ladies here in South Bay. Our kids range in age from newborn to adults! The Wee Ones and I have been hanging out with them since last September and we’ve […]

Life Lately…

Life Lately…

Just a little Sunday post while I finish pulling together a whole lot of Valentiney fun! Meeting a brand new baby is always a lot of fun, so we are thankful we got to count that among our recent adventures! We spent some time at […]

Exploring Fred Hesse Park

Exploring Fred Hesse Park

This week we went to a fun preschool storytime at Fred Hesse and then later we played in the playground. The storytime event was called Little Critter Afternoon Tale, it was put on by the Palos Verdes library, so sweet! It might be my new […]

Here’s to 2013!

Here’s to 2013!

I love New Years Eve! We never really do anything epic, but it’s the traditions that make it epic for us. As a kid and teenager, I always spent it with my parents, my sister and my grandparents. My granny would make her tuna, salmon, […]

This Week (aka Happy Sunday)

This Week (aka Happy Sunday)

So so so much is going on this week and so much fun happened last week! I made a lot of Halloweeny treats in the last couple of weeks and they were all hits with the kids! Wee One #1 is dressing as a warrior […]

We Have Been Exploring….

We Have Been Exploring….

First my husband’s wonderful parents came to visit us for the first time in LA and we had such a fun time showing them around. So much fun that I fell behind in both homeschool prep and with the Coursea classes I’m taking. The good […]

No One Walks (or takes the bus) in LA – for good reason.

No One Walks (or takes the bus) in LA – for good reason.

Ok so I have been walking and taking the bus in LA for 5 whole months. I take the Metro Transit City bus all the way to the end of the line and then transfer to the Blue bus to get to Venice and sometimes […]

Week in Review #4

Week in Review #4

What a wonderful, wonderful week it has been!! sister love and palm trees sparkles and Hello Kitty are a match made in toddler heaven Polliwog Park and Manhattan Beach in general are my new favorite places after five months of having a pool, none of […]