Strawberry Shortcake in a Jar


I use to hate strawberries. I think it was the seeds. I didn’t like the texture of them. And how they were on the outside. But one day I finally gave them another try and was hooked. We’re pretty spoiled with strawberries here in California. They’re pretty much available year round, but strawberry season is […]

Caramel Pretzel Brownie Bars


Since it was Mother’s Day last weekend, I made these bars with my mom in mind. Besides being amazing and probably, the most unselfish person I know, she definitely has an affinity for things that are sweet and salty. I absolutely inherited that from her…And she loves pretzels. When we were little, I remember my […]

Fashion – How to wear colored tights


This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of No nonsense. All opinions are 100% mine. As I’ve shared with you before, I love wearing tights in cold weather. It’s an easy way to take some of my spring/summer clothes and use them when the temperatures get a little cooler. In recent years, […]

In Memory


I try to make this blog upbeat and full of fun ideas, but today I need to take the time to do some reflection. We found out yesterday that my grandfather passed away. For the past several years, he has lived in the Philippines, where he was born and raised. Last June, my husband, sister […]