Category Archives: lunch

On Being a Healthy, Active Family

I really want to be that family that eats super healthy by choice and does athletic things. Growing up we ate healthy foods often but we didn’t go out and do active things together as a family so I don’t … Continue reading

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Good-Bye Manila

Two years ago I packed up my house and my child and moved 8,000 miles away to Manila, Philippines. I had wanted to live abroad again as an adult but this move was also prompted for financial reasons. It was … Continue reading

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My Birthday in the Mekong Delta

Well this was certainly an unusual and fascinating place to spend my birthday! We arrived in the Mekong Delta around 10:30 and boarded our first boat and then switched to a smaller one after about a 30 minute ride. Coco … Continue reading

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Cambodia, Day 6

Our last day in Cambodia was just lunch, shopping and pool time before our evening flight. I was so sorry to leave, it had been an incredible vacation. J, Coco and I went to eat in the old market, a … Continue reading

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Open Mouth, Insert Foot

I almost didn’t notice the lunch the yaya had set out of Coco but as I walked by something strange caught my eye. What in the world? I opened the cover to take a closer look.Wow. Chicken feet. Okay, that … Continue reading

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Homemade Bread

I found a recipe for 5-minute no knead bread and to say the least I was intrigued. I love homemade bread, especially straight from the oven, piping hot and drenched in butter but without a bread maker I figured it … Continue reading

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