Girls Night With Treats and Wine


A couple nights ago we had an awesome girls night of dessert and wine pairing. The spread consisted of amazing chocolate covered strawberries and cheesecake (courtesy of Shari’s Berries), and chocolate cake (courtesy of yours truly). We paired them with Merlot, and Shiraz. Both a medium dry to cut all the sweet on our plates. Continue reading

Wordless Wednesday: SNAP!


Wordless Wednesday: SNAP! “Take a step away from your busy life and join us for lots of laughter, hugging and replenishment. You’ll walk away with a stronger sense of community, enhanced skills and an even greater sense of self.” – SNAP! Continue reading

Hawaii Eats = Da Kine


Hawaii boasts many different eats not to be missed from Indonesian Sio Pao, to Spam Musubi. Every time I go to Oahu I’ve got a couple places that are at the top of my list. This isn’t a sponsored post, I’m just spreading the good word of good food. Continue reading

Tea Party Ideas

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What little girl doesn’t LOVE a tea party? Little girls and tea parties go hand in hand. No matter how simple or fancy it is, they will enjoy it. I can still remember dressing up in my grandma’s hats, high-heeled shoes and jewelry while sitting down to chipped china from her basement and having tea (which was really tap water) with my toys. It didn’t matter that I was wearing shorts and a tank top underneath, I was still the Queen of England in my mind. Continue reading

Tips For Staying Healthy While Traveling

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With everything in the news about viruses and with colds and flu running rampant at my kid’s schools I wanted to share some tried and true tips to staying healthy while traveling going into this busy summer travel season. I know that I hate being sick and luckily thanks to my OCD tendencies I stay pretty healthy most of the time, having only been sick once in the past three years. (Knock on wood.) Continue reading